Design, art and decor cars

Materials:

  1. Car putty mass of three density gradients (with fiberglass, universal and soft).
  2. Polyester resin (NOVOL).
  3. Filling mass for cars (BOLL).

    Car weight was increased by 30 kg.

Delivery time:

  1. Preparation and forming of art elements        - 2 weeks,
  2. Preparation of the car body surface               - 1 week,
  3. Manual modeling of the car body                   - 2 weeks,
  4. Painting:                                                         - 2 weeks

    - undercoating layer (Makortix TIKKURILA)
    - colors  (Dark TIKKURILA, acrilic paints for pictures RENESANS)
    - polyurethane varnish (Teknolak TEKNOS)

Cost:

  1. Materials ~ 5 000 PLN (1 200 EUR)
  2. Tools and equipment (i.e. 36 brushes have been used) ~ 2 000 PLN (500 EUR)

Implementation:

  1. Clay masks molding; coat of gipsum form; extraction of the polyester resin of ~ 5 mm thickness.
  2. Violin and glasses are the only natural props.
  3. Partial disassembly of the front and rear lights, making mat surface on the car body by power tool and manually with sandpaper.
  4. Manual application with the 8 - 12 mm cone brush, try and error work. Sharp edges finished with sandpaper.
  5. Hair of the figures (Orpheus and Eurydice) layer by layer (technical requirement of the material).
  6. First undercoating layer.
  7. Second undercoating layer.
  8. Multiple experiments with colors (high insolation, dusk, rime, rain, perspective with distance and angles,  artificial lighting (cool, warm), indoors, street lighting).
  9. Applying colors.
  10. Emerging shadows and depth.
  11. Layer of the transparent polyurethane varnish with gold metallic powder.

Information:

  1. Date - October/November 2017
  2. Location - Józefów k/Otwocka, Poland

Vehicle:

  1. Make: Toyota,
  2. Model: Camry,
  3. Year: 1992,
  4. Mileage: 273 000,
  5. Fuel Type: Gasoline + LPG/GPL,
  6. Doors: 4,
  7. Engine: 2.2L 2164CC I4 GAS DOHC Naturally,
  8. Power Options: Air Conditioning, Cruise Control,
  9. Transmission: Manual

Service/Maintenance:

  1. Washing - only by hand, it should be waxed and polished.
  2. Collisions - can be repaired.
  3. Durability of decorations - during intensive usage about 6 years (5 000 km per month), on occasional usage - 15 years