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Custom DC Universe Clayface figure by Jin-Saotome Custom DC Universe Clayface figure by Jin-Saotome
When it comes to Batman villains one stands out as my favorite and that's the shape-shifting Clayface. I've always thought he'd make a great build-a-figure and that's the look I was aiming for here. Clayface was made using a Green lantern Movie Masters Kilowog for the base body and a Spawn Desiccator for the head. Clayface's surface was almost completely sculpted over using Aves studio's Apoxie Sculpt (yes it comes in brown!) as were the hands and head. To get good clay folds start at the bottom and work up adding rings of sculpt around the body/limbs and smoothing them upwards. His clay mallet hand came from an Imaginext Clayface toy and his clay mace hand was made from a clear acrylic Christmas star ornament with sculpt around it.

Clayface's head is double ball jointed so he can look around in any position and his jaw opens thanks to the Desiccator head. This gives him a wide range of looks when attacking or just standing around looking menacing. To reduce paint rub I dabbed superglue on to the edge of a plastic baggie (it won't stick to ziplock baggie plastic) and wiped the raised surfaces down after painting then went back over with a base coat. Standing over nine inches tall Batman has a mighty foe to deal with, the villainous Clayface!
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c8guyj Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013
The best ever Clayface figure!
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Jin-Saotome Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Thank you!
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Davidbatmanfan Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Best clayface figure yet!:woohoo:
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Ebonyleopard Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Where did you get that Batman? I've been waiting for that to hit the stores forever.
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Jin-Saotome Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Ebay, some Chinese sellers have him loose. I've yet to see him on the shelf because they cancelled the line before him and Kid Flash hit retail.
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Ebonyleopard Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks for the advice. A pair of my own are on their way.
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Chainsaw-Munkey Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
this is an amazing rendition. great additions to the figure, and just a freaking awesome sculpt job
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Jin-Saotome Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Thank you
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Chainsaw-Munkey Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
do you take custom orders or sell the ones you've made?
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Jin-Saotome Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
I just make one of a kind customs and put them up on Ebay each week.
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