Tag Archives: Wampa

Two Updates On The Wampa

7/7/17 After seeing some of the comments on my last post, i need to address a few misconceptions about the wampa and what it was being used for: 1- There is no test footage of the wampa. It didn’t get … Continue reading

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Bad News, Good News

Bad news…. The wampa is being scrapped Did a full costume test fitting of the wampa today and it’s just not working. One disaster after another. Claustrophobia and heat are a huge factor in the problems. But also the head … Continue reading

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End of June Update

Things are progressing very nicely now. Wampa body is completed and all that is left to do for the costume is the adding the detailing, like dirtying and adding the ice etc. The costume is pretty big and bulky, as … Continue reading

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February 2017 Update

Started layering the fur onto the mask. A very time consuming task as this has to be done in small sections at a time. I’ll be gluing the fur onto the mask as much as possible and then hair punching … Continue reading

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Wampa Teeth

The Wampa is progressing nicely. The mouth has now been sculpted and is fresh out of the molds. The teeth were sculpted separately and cast in resin, while the gum and inner mouth was cast in silicone and the teeth … Continue reading

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Wampa Mask Update

Here’s the Wampa face just after it came out the mold. Its just temporarily added onto the inner skull for the purpose of these pics, so its not properly fitted at this stage. A bit of cleaning up work to … Continue reading

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Wampa Head Sculpt Progress

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Wampa Head Sculpt

Things are progressing nicely. Hangar lights, objects etc have been painted and just need to be weathered now and they’re ready to go. So should only be a few days worth of work to finish those off.Then it will just … Continue reading

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Han in Carbonite Sculpt Completed, Wampa Started

The Han in Carbonite sculpt has been completed and the mold is done. Almost 20kg of silicone and over 10kg of resin and fibreglass mixed and used to create it. Next stage is to cast the final piece, but this … Continue reading

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Wampa Fix

One of the last things Adywan will be working on for Empire Strikes Back Revisited is a new Wampa to help unite the look throughout the movie. In the latest entry of our “Change Explain” series, I’ll show you why … Continue reading

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