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Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Pair O' Dice, Oct 10, 2008.

  1. Figured I'd give ya a challenge.... this is a Facel Vega, while the rear looks pretty good, the front and sides could use some love. I wonder if we used GM based cars and too the best of the facel vega and designed maybe what GM would have done in Europe.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

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  2. madfish
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    I know it's a personal taste, but these are such beautiful cars. I remember seeing a few of them when I lived in LA in the 80's. I'd really hate to see them hot rodded. But then again, this is photoshop and only make believe so here's a version that has been massaged yet keeping the european styling.

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  3. xpletiv
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  5. justabeater37
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    One last quick favor, can someone photoshop this scallop pattern in black and possibly a cream onto the red version. Thanks a bunch in advance. F1BF9CC5-4717-47D7-858C-6DACE6DD351F.jpeg 0A2E0612-7743-4AB9-8E88-8E005CC98A88.jpeg
     
  6. moparjimd60
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    Thank you for the picture it’s awesome, could you show it with splash aprons in root beer and the body line where the door handle is in black, thank you again this is much better than painting and hoping for the best!


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  7. What would it look like with mid 50's Buick front and roof treatment?

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  9. Great looking PU by the way....

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  11. moparjimd60
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    Thank you moose for the help and the compliment, I really like the aprons body color I would have never been able to make that decision without your help!


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  12. justabeater37
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    If I ever run into you Themoose, I definitely owe you supper. Thanks.
     
  13. @Leon Sandcastle

    What the heck, like madfish said this only exists in bitland...Chop it up..

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  14. Don't worry...My favorite restraint is Burger King:D
     
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  15. justabeater37
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    I don't remember seeing one of those when I was out that way. Now Dunkin Donuts on the other hand...
     
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  16. Rot 'n Kustom
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    The Facel Vega makes a nice boulevardier. Just needs a longer wheelbase and some clean up.

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  17. Here's my shot at it.....

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  18. ken bogren
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    themoose: that Hudson is gorgeous!
     
  19. Thanks Ken...I wouldn't mind having one like it myself!!!!
     
  20. KustomKreeps
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    oh my god man. that is seriously epic.
    how long did that take you you?
    thanks so much im looking forward to showing the missus.
    I have photoshop and my attempts are just plain crap.

    Im off to post this all over the internet!
    thanks again for your time and skillz
     
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  21. @KustomKreeps Thanks for the complement..That body style is classic and has all the peltental of making a great and unique custom...Can't wait to see the finished project!!
     
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  22. KustomKreeps
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    Given me the inspiration to keep trying photoshop so I can fiddle with different colours etc.
    Slowly getting it. Did you do the paint as a layer or a mask? Im still trying to figure out masking let alone cutting things out etc.
     
  23. @KustomKreeps I do each panel as a separate layer to get the exact dimensions and then merge them and do the color,highlights and reflections. The more you use the program the more tricks you learn. It used to take me hours to do stuff that I can now do in minutes....Practice,Practice,Practice ad infinitum
     
  24. low budget
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    Coincidentally just saw this 54 on c-list that caught my eye, Its an exceptional beauty too.
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  25. Toymont
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    Could someone please put this color red on this truck? The truck is real similar to how I hope mine will look when I am done with it, just trying to pick a color early. I ended up swapping that Champ bed for a regular one.

    Thanks in advance.
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  26. madfish
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  27. lockwoodkustoms
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    Hello, I was wondering if you guys/gals could help me out and give this 41 Hudson a Satin Burgundy paint job and some early custom touches like Firestone Wide whites and rear fenders and skirts.

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  28. Toymont
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    looks good thanks. as an alternative how about this copper color
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  30. Toymont
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