Your latest Gara-Backer update... Thank You post is up!
Hello Dear Backers!
My sincere apologies in being so late to get this up… but at last, the Backer Thank You post is up on Garamania:http://garamania.blogspot.com/2012/03/huge-thanks-to-garamike-backers.html
If you have any... Read more
Garamike @ GARAMANIACAL!
Sorry for not being able to get this message out sooner; it was a whirlwind weekend, and I am still decompressing and coming back to reality…
The opening... Read more
From Herr Ridge:
Fresh out of the mold. Perfect casting! It couldn't have turned out better.
Must go to sleep. Look for a color study early tomorrow morning. Tomorrow is... Read more
Mold is ready to go!
Hello Dear Gara-backers,
I have been hunkered down in the basement for many a night now, cutting, texturing, rubberizing, perfecting the Gara-headpiece and all 66of the head-spikes (will I... Read more
Thanks to each and every one of you, my Backers!
I appreciate it so very much; I’m honored and humbled by your faith in this crazy project, and I’m... Read more
Finished Face photos & final funds push!
Well… here it is… and in my estimation, it is thoroughly EXCELLENT.
Mike Ridge, take a bow.
The man is a master sculptor, and it shows: his work... Read more
Headpiece work... and fully roughed-in Gara-face sculpt!
What a productive and amazing weekend here at Garamania World Headquarters...
It kicked off with a great and thorough conversation with Jim from FOE about everything GARAMANIACAL; we are... Read more
Rue Morgue feature... and the Gara-face begun!
"Mike Nordstrom of Burlington, Vermont is obsessed with Garamon, a monster from 1960s Japanese TV that looks like a Muppet crossed with a turtle crossed with a barnacle..."
HA! ... Read more
Sculpting progress! Enhanced rewards! T-shirt design images!
Good morning, Garamike Friends & Supporters!
Received the exciting progress shot below from Mike Ridge last night!
“Ok, not much to look at, but this represents completion of... Read more
Our FX masterminds, backer reward tees, and sharing the project
I want to take a moment to provide a bit of background on Michael Turner and Michael Ridge, the two very talented sculptors/FX professionals involved in The Becoming. Mike... Read more
Saturday morning lifecasting...
A very interesting experience, to say the least.
Great to work with Mike and Mike on this; they did a great job and all went well.
Lifecasting my head this Saturday morning!
Firstly, I want to thank my backers for their kind donations! You people are the best... I appreciate it so very much!
So... in a little less than 48... Read more