Pink Cowl Batman bust project

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Lou Szabo
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Pink Cowl Batman bust project

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Hi Gang,

I picked up an extra Batman bust and will be converting it to a Pink Cowl to go with my Mad Hatter Bust.

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Of course, here's one I made from the Mattel 1/12 line
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Starting point is this guy
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That will be a great display!
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I painted it tonight. The color is more like the cowl at the top (Chuck's?), so not a Peptobismal color. I'll post some pictures when it dries. I hit it with some dull coat, so we'll see how that turns out.
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Double checking color and finish. Little sanding and posing next to Jervis...
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The pink really shows the imperfections of the front face of the cowl.
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Pink perplexity
Pink perplexity
Got a new pink paint last night. I'll get the old paint off and retry it. This is Testor's PINK, not a hot pink, but more Pepto Bismal.
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I like the new color better. So much that I cracked open. 1:12 scale Mattel figure and Contaminated that one too!
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