My First Model Kit Built. Or Gunpla As It's Called.

in gunpla •  20 days ago

I had wanted to build some sort of model kit for a long time, since I was little. I started out from the anime Gundam, wondering if they had model kits of the suits, and to my luck they did. I had researched how to build them and tips on making them and such, and was finally able to get and build one. Here are a few pictures of my first Gunpla kit build, the HGUC 1/144 Leo from the Gundam Wing series.

These are the "nubs" as they're called. I always try to get a pic of them before I discard them. Which depending on how you build your kits, you'll have a lot, or very few.

And these are a few of the poses I tried to set up with my figure. Trying to get life like poses is key to making your kit look alive and realistic.

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Welcome to Steemit my first post I also had issues with photos upside down I think I ended up rotating them on my phone camera app to get them to show right way up

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I'll let him know; his laptop is being wonky. In touch with HP to get it sorted

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Hey party people!!!
Was about to say something about the pics but you beat me to it @tattoodjay 😁

Welcome to Steemit @stealthunicorn! Great job on recruitment Wes 🤗. Hope to see you both around. Youre actually inspiring me to make a Steemit comeback ;)

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Thank you for the welcome! Thought I'd try my hand at it and see what I could do. So far it's fun and an amazing learning experience. Always love to be an inspiration to keep someone doing something they love.

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Come on back! We are just trying to get his laptop to work..stuck in infinite update loop...

darn technology!

And for anyone who sees that the pictures are upside down I apologize, still trying to get the hang of everything lol

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