Saturday, 19 April 2008

Kenny Baker's autograph

Kenny recently was a guest at Steel City Con in the States. My good friend and fellow builder Oscar Banos also attended, and since I asked nicely and he's such a nice chap, he got me Kenny's autograph, which arrived the other day :)

Thanks a bunch mate!

Look how proud R2 is now:

Friday, 11 April 2008

an update long overdue

Hey guys and girls!

Wow, it's been a long time since my last post - more than a month actually.
As those of you who followed the posts know, Jedi Con - my "deadline" for the new droid - has already happened. And yes, I managed to finish the droid in time!
It was a real blast - We had lots of builders, 8 droids, our own room even, and the event itself was brilliant as well.

I will keep this post short and write some more, so I can keep topics divided. Progress on the droid, an in-depth review of Jedi Con, misc. news. You get the idea... They might actually end up being dated in the past, so you'll have to check the older posts as well.

That's it for now, I'm now going to check if I have any more progress pictures of the droid!

Oh, and because I hate posts without pics, here is one of the mess in my room when I finally picked up the droid from Siegfried's workshop: