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Thursday, October 30, 2008

The StarDucks© Quake Protective Suit, Mod. Quilted Motor Goat

Voila, the finished piece. This sujet gives quite a wee bit away on the 1st StarDucks adventure's central theme, but it does not spoil it.

Alright, here's the work sheet - including some not used Quake Protective Suit vehicle thumbs - and...

...a sort of advanced colour palette "abstract painting":

Update: Lars Kroiss WINS with Volvo 122 StarDucks Steampunk Racer Edition (Historic A class) the La Carrera Panamericana 2008!

Photo: © Lars Kroiss


  1. Woe so many updates! NIce! As always, funderfully steampunky....!

  2. Wonderful art as always Florian! I am in awe! Keep posting!

  3. Hi! your mix of disney and hi-tech/sci-fi design is unique! compliments!! Bye, Federico :)

  4. Can't wait. Wolf wrote that you'll designing AND writing StarDucks #1. For a French production company/publisher, right?

  5. wow!
    your works are wonderful, very inspirating!you are a great!

  6. I'm quite overhelmed with things to do, so pardon my slowness in answering comments!

    QueenAM, thanks! I'm looking forward to meet you'n Joerg at your presentation. Party!

    Steve! Many thanks, again :)

    fedeWES, thanks a bunch for the compliment about my style!

    Bryst, :) Thanks (hope I'll have some news, next week)

    Derek, bro! Yes, indeed. I'll start working on SD (and Toby) very, very soon.

    Roberto, :) THANKS!

    BlackM, grazie mille. :)

  7. Impressive stuff, man!