The Star Trek Galileo Seven diorama, including Spock and McCoy figures was relatively easy in comparison to previous models. The shuttle was made entirely out of packaging card board. The interior contained printed out imagery to make sure it matched the interior of the real … Continue readingStar Trek Original Series Galileo Seven shuttlecraft diorama
My most ambitious scratch build effort to date was the Original Series USS Enterprise model from the Star Trek series. I’ve always been a huge fan of the series rom my youth and even recall owning a toy version of it in the 70’s. As a designed … Continue readingStar Trek Original Series USS Enterprise NCC 1701 scratch built model
This article is not fully related to design, but more about technology. Just had a BMW 316ti Compact converted to LPG Autogas from Martin Bland, who runs LPG North East in Callerton, Newcastle. The plan was to save fuel costs, which were working out at … Continue readingBMW E46 316ti converted to Autogas LPG
This article shows my Star Wars X-Wing fighter model, which was scratch built using a variety of simple materials. It isn’t physically exact to the genuine movie model, but seems visually close enough. Finally, this year, in July, I started prep on it and completed … Continue readingStar Wars scratch built X-Wing fighter model
A few photographs of my beloved USS Enterprise model, which is residing above the cupboard in the kids’ room. The model was constructed over a course of a few months, which involved internal lighting, using eBay sourced LEDs, as well as making sure there was … Continue readingModel Construction: Polar Lights USS Enterprise
A Titanic model, built in the late 90’s during my uninteresting stint as a self-employed shopkeeper. I actually built the model behind the front counter during the many tedious off days, so while I was serving cigarettes and alcohol, I always had the super glue … Continue readingModel Construction: Titanic model
A very simple, but comprehensive plan designed using the 3D feature in Adobe Illustrator of the factory floor plan in Durham.
Scratch built from MDF and other random parts. As yet unfinished due to time and space constraints, as well as budget overruns, gambling on investing heavily in the Premier League. The new version retains the main stand, but has four smaller, but uncovered stands.
A number of football shirts designed and produced at Workwear Express. The shirts tend to be branded Gildan or AWDis shirts, with heat press or digital print graphics.
A range of eshots produced at Workwear Express. Designed using a combination of Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and put together in Dreamweaver, before final processing in Pure360. They are designed using block images, with a good ratio of text and graphics. Also they avoid any … Continue readingEmail marketing and eshots