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1  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: Bluth Banana Stand Bank on: October 18, 2012 08:10:08 AM
Amazing, fantastic, brilliant, excellently well done -- love, love, love it!  The lights, character tableau, sign, posters, and even the little window on the side are great touches of detail.

Looks like the main part of the stand is wood (balsa, maybe?) and the top with paper...?

I would definitely invest in one of these babies!


Yeah the sides are balsa. The top has a balsa base, to fit nicely with the rest of banana. Above that is a cardboard frame (filled in with sculpy for weight and to get the correct shape), covered with heavy paper, and painted. The signage is stuff I pulled from the internet (mostly screencaps of the show) and otherwise cleaned up and fit to size. I found out it's super easy to just upload the pictures to Walgreens and they're professionally printed out on photo paper in about an hour. The lights were harvested from a Christmas necklace.
2  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: Bluth Banana Stand Bank on: October 13, 2012 03:52:04 PM
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3  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Bluth Banana Stand Bank on: October 13, 2012 03:45:40 PM


There's always money in the Banana Stand!!!
4  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: TARDIS in a bottle on: March 03, 2012 04:54:30 PM
The mouth of the bottle was only an inch in diameter so the larger parts, like the base, had to be cut into pieces and assembled inside.
5  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / Re: TARDIS in a bottle on: February 29, 2012 03:33:24 PM
Thank you! Here's some more pictures.

Google SketchUp mock-up


Initial Assembly


Just after completion

6  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Completed Projects / TARDIS in a bottle on: February 29, 2012 03:20:05 PM


Materials:
Balsa
Wood Glue
Glass Bottle
Cork
Sand

And lots and lots of patience.
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