Model Car By Gerald Wingrove
Gerald Wingrove devoted seventeen years of his life to the business of
light engineering as a center (centre) lathe turner. Seeing no future in
that vocation, he decided to turn his hobby as a model engineer into his
full-time job and went to work as a freelance designer and patternmaker for
film, TV, jewelry and toy companies. He did work for companies like Meccano
(Dinky Toys), Mettoy Playcraft (Corgi Toys) and others. In 1967 he received
a commission from Lord Montagu of Bealieu to build a series of fine
detailed scale models for the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu in the
south of England. Other similar work followed as collectors became aware of
the quality of his work, and he soon found himself being invited to visit
some of the best private car collections in Europe and the USA to document
and reproduce in miniature some of these elegant works of "rolling
goodguys rust GT 500.wmv
-Modelo plástico em escala1:25 (Revell), onde apliquei uma técnica de
envelhecimento com base em ferrugem desenvolvida por mim, dando o aspecto
de carro abandonado, largado em algum ferro velho ou terreno baldio...
............obrigado pela visita.
- Model plastic escala1: 25 (Revell), which applied a technique based on
aging rust developed by me, giving the appearance of the abandoned car,
dropped in some junkyard or wasteland ....
thanks for your visit...!
Denis Bomfim...by Goodguys...!
NNL East 2011 Car Model Show
This is part one of the largest model show on the east coast. It happened
to be their 25th . Sorry for some double pic's. Windows movie maker was
giving me a real hard time. If anybody knows a editing tool other than
windows, please tell me.