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elessar_torn posted an update in TheOneRing.net Tolkien Collectibles

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If you haven’t voted. Please do. Weta is nominated in several categories. http://www.mwctoys.com/peoplespicks-ballot-2018.htm

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elessar_torn posted an update in TheOneRing.net Tolkien Collectibles

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I’d like to start collecting questions for Weta Sculptor Jane Wenley. I will leave this open for the.m next week. Please post this to thread.

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Some general lines of inquiry:

1. Favorite (or least so) things to sculpt? Last two pieces for Weta included horses (Èomer, Arwen/Frodo), as well as lots of movement. Something that will continue? Particular challenges? What detail work are you most fond of? What’s most tedious? Plans do produce any of the more stylized works, e.g., as found in the Mini Epic series?

2.What’s in the works for Weta, e.g., more like more Dol Guldur environment figures, completing the Fellowship in the Mini Epics? A dream project you’d like to take on at some point?

3. Connecting: ever travel with Weta to fan conventions? Or do we need to come to Wellington to get artist autographs?
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What is the most exciting project you’ve worked on?
Some of the latest Lord of the Rings figures have been very dynamic, with a lot of movement, do you like doing the movement focused pieces? Is this more of a challenge?
Is WETA able to do any non-movie Tolkien stuff I.e. Silmarillion based, Tom/Goldberry, Barrow Wights etc? If they could would they?
Do the WETA artists work on both the collectibles and the movie stuff or do they work in one area?
What are the biggest challenges with the newer Movies?
How much is WETA still innovating? Is there much opportunity for innovation or have most techniques been established?
Would you like to be involved in the Middle Earth Amazon TV series? Has WETA been asked?
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Collector Spotlight: Tallus76

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Dude your collection is so cool
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sweet dude.how long have u been collecting??
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I love your set up
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Weekend finds 😊

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Sauron 👌
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Welcome to the very first edition of 2019’s Collector Spotlight! The revamped Spotlight now includes even MORE information about the methods behind the madness of all our featured collectors. To jumpstart the year, we’re featuring a Tolkien collector with a broad compilation of very, very cool items! In this edition, @AndyBirdUK explains how he first began collecting, describes his Holy Grail item and tells us if he would ever consider selling his collection.

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Welcome to the very first edition of 2019’s Collector Spotlight! The revamped Spotlight now includes even MORE information about the methods behind the madness of all our featured collectors. To jumpstart the year, we’re featuring a Tolkien collector with a broad compilation of very, very cool items! In this edition, @AndyBirdUK explains how he first began collecting, describes his Holy Grail item and tells us if he would ever consider selling his collection.

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Welcome to the very first edition of 2019’s Collector Spotlight! The revamped Spotlight now includes even MORE information about the methods behind the madness of all our featured collectors. To jumpstart the year, we’re featuring a Tolkien collector with a broad compilation of very, very cool items! In this edition, @AndyBirdUK explains how he first began collecting, describes his Holy Grail item and tells us if he would ever consider selling his collection.

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Very cool! Congrats!
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This collection rules. 
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Whoa! You really made it your own! 
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Love how personal your collection is!
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You have some absolutely amazing items. Truly awestruck <3
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Oooh! I love Samwise!
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I may have missed them in viewing your collection, but it looks like you dont have either; the Children of Hurin or Beren and Luthien... are you looking to acquire them or anything?
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You've got a stellar collection!
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@kiba you have one of the most impressive Zelda collections I’ve ever seen, thanks for posting these!
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Finished going through 500 photos of this guy. Now to edit the video for the review. Man this Eomer is really a nice statue.

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Saw this on YouTube 😮

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Lord of the Rings Journey to Mordor Game

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Araval's Middle-earth Collection

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Nice prizes! Good luck everyone!
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Very cool to have!
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Awesome!!
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Great collection and photos!
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Any of these that are your favorite for people to check out?
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I need this
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