Kodykoala’s Custom Minion Darth Vader

Minion Darth Vader

Here is the next in my series of “Cheap” customs. I want to show that cool looking figures don’t need to have super expensive bases. I used a Valentines Day Darth Vader candy dispenser, and a McDonald’s Minion figure. This took me a bit of time to cut the Minion and Darth Vader up to make the fit together, but the end result came out really good.

If you would like to see more pictures, go to My Flickr Page. If you would like to purchase this, it is available on My Etsy Page.

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Kodykoala’s Custom Portal Chell Pinky Street

Custom Chell Pinky

I recently did a few custom Pinky Street figures, and it got me inspired to make a few more. Here is the first, Chell from Portal. I love Portal, and I really wanted to make a tribute to the game and the creators of an awesome series.

I used a few Pinky Street figures and Apoxy Sculpt to make the main figure. The companion cube was actually made from a portal ice cube tray and resin. The turret and cake were things that I had lying around that I thought would fit the theme.

If you would like to see more pictures, please go to My Flickr Page. If you are interested in purchasing it, it should be posted to My Etsy Store here in the next day or so. Thanks so much ^_^

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Kodykoala’s Avenger Card Holder

Avengers business card holder

Check out my latest commission, an Avengers business card holder. I used hero squad figures and a business card holder. The hardest part of this was I had to cut the arms off of the Hulk, and sculpted the arms to make it look like he was holding the holder. If you are interested in a custom business card holder, please email me at donald.c.kennedy2@gmail.com If you would like to see more pictures, please go to My Flickr Page.

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Kodykoala’s Jake Suit 2.0

Jake Suit 2.0

What time is??? It’s adventure time!!! I am a huge fan of adventure time, and I thought I would make a few customs based on the show. My first is this Jake Suit 2.0. I know in the cartoon, the original Jake suit is a beefy body suit, but I wanted to do something a little more futuristic. Jake can turn into a car, and bulldozer, so why not a mech suit.

I used a Playschool Lex Luthor Battle suit, and a McDonald’s Finn and Jake to put this together. I had to smooth out some of the details of the original Mech to make it fit more with the cartoon.

If you would like to see more pictures, please go to My Flickr Page. I actually have a buyer lined up for this, but if it falls through, I will post it to My Etsy Store. I also have a bunch of my old customs for sale there too!

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Kodykoala’s Bionic Ursula

Bionic Ursula

I love classic Disney movies, and the Little Mermaid was one of my favorites. I know I usually do video games, but I decided to change it up a bit and do one of my favorite villains Ursula. I wanted to give her a more futuristic look, so I gave her bionic legs.

I have actually been looking for her legs for a long time, and finally something came up at my local thrift store. I don’t know what series the vehicle came from, but it worked beautifully with the torso. The torso was from a stuffed Ursula that I also found at the thrift store, and the arms are from my parts bin.

If you would like to see more pictures, please go to My Flickr Page. If you are interested in purchasing the figure, please go to My Etsy Page. Thanks so much!

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Kodykoala’s Custom Minion R2D2

R2D2 Minion

I saw this on a T-shirt by Warbucks Design and I knew I had to turn it into a figure. I used a cheap R2D2 Valentines Day candy dispenser and a McDonald’s Happy Meal Minion toy. The build took about an hour and the paint job was about 5-6, so total build time was less than 10 hours. I love quick customs like this, and it proves that you don’t need expensive toy parts to make a cool looking custom.

If you would like to see more pictures, please go to My Flickr Page. If you are interested in purchasing this item, please go to My Etsy Page.

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New Items Posted to Etsy

I just posted a few new things to My Etsy Store, to include the Toad Mech, Noid Mech, and Zombie Pikachu.

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Kodykoala’s Ganon Mech

ganon Mech

After making my Link 20X6 figure, I thought it would be cool to make a Ganondorf figure that would go well with him. Link’s Mech was more utility than power, but Ganon would want the most powerful Mech he could get, so I made it big and buff. I also included a lot of the classic markings from Ganon’s tribe to keep it looking more authentic.

I found an old Ganon figure, but the articulation wasn’t great, so I basically took the head and used the body from a Hulkbuster IronMan. I also used apoxy sculpt to do some filling in and adding the cloth elements on the mech.

If you would like to see more pictures, please go to My Flickr Page. I am still on the fence about selling this one, but when I decide to let this go, I will post to My Facebook Page.

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Kodykoala’s Giant Bowser

Giant Bowser and Princess Peach

I don’t typically work with figure this big, but when I saw there was a giant Vinyl Bowser, I had to think of something to do with him. I was thinking Mech at first, but the pose and Articulation of the figure did not fit well with a Mech, so I decided to make him in a classic situation with Princess Peach. This figure stands almost 10 inches tall and is actually part of a bigger piece that I haven’t had time to finish, so I thought I would at least show the figure that will be part of it.

The Princess is actually a mixture of three different figures. I had a vinyl Princess peach that I used for the head, a Nami One Piece figure for the legs, and a Onegai Teacher Anime figure for the torso and arms. This took me forever to finish, but the results were really cool. Hopefully I will be able to finish the rest soon.

If you would like to see more pictures, please go to My Flickr Page. Thanks :)

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Kodykoala’s Custom Noid Mech

Noid Mech

I use to love the Noid when I was growing up, and I wanted to show him some love. I always thought that the Noid should have a high tech way of destroying yummy Domino’s Pizza, so I decided to make him a Mech suit. I decided to give him pizza cutters for fingertips and give him a classic red paint job. I used a Crimson Dynamo figure, a Noid head, and some Lego accessories to make the fingers.

If you would like to see more pictures, please go to My Flickr Page

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