Monday, 17 September 2012

Nurgle Helbrute / Dreadnought 1

Here is the short term project I am doing as a break from the Karrier. Should only be a three or four days I think. Enough to come back to the Karrier refreshed and re-energised.

Basically I am taking a Dark Vengeance Helbrute and turning it to Papa Nurgle.

So tonights work...

On the rear I carved out part of the back before proceeding to fill it back in again (ignore the stray hair that got into the pictures).





As you can just make out I have also removed the exhausts. I'll be doing some new ones.


Now onto the front...

I removed most of the horns keeping one for that Nurgley feel. Lots more to do round there. Also planning a new head to go in there.


Working downwards I removed the old belly detail and added a shed load of GS. I also removed the tentacles and carved out the body before adding more GS.




Lots (and lots) to do yet.

Basically I am making it up as I go along so I can't really give many details. For example I don't know what I'll be doing with the weapons. Or legs. Or the rest of the rear. Or the top. Erm, so yeah.

8 comments:

  1. Your nurgle stuff is always a treat, will this be sacrificed to the ebay gods like the rest of them though?

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    1. Well I wouldn't put it past me to just sell it once finished.

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  2. Well well well, I know who I'm shamelessly stealing/copying from for my second Hellbrute model.

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  3. Im doing something similar, but nowhere as near complex. thanks for the inspiration!

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    1. Cheers. You can never have too many Nurgle Dreads and the Helbrute seems perfectly suited as a base for one.

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