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#1 Connor01

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 04:52 AM

Well where to start, I'm fae Glasgow scotland my names Connor McLaughlin half scottish and half irish I'm 17 and i first became interested in painting from my gran and model building from my grandad he used to make models from scratch by himself out of wood he only built ships because he worked on building the real thing and when i was around nine my dad would show me his small model aeroplanes that he built so this is why i like to build and i always felt i was born in the wrong country because i listen to american bands and like american cars personal fav is the shelby mustang 67 and so i decided to get one and build and thats were it began so now i aspire to be an artist drawing cars and choppers and in my spare time build models well anyways hello hope to see some great art and of course models

#2 Tom Geiger

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 06:22 AM

Welcome to the board!  You will see that we are a bit International so you will fit right in!   



#3 Connor01

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 06:25 AM

Cool thanks man

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 11:30 AM

Finally a fellow Scotsman. I'm half Scottish and half English and 100% crazy :wacko:



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Posted 24 May 2013 - 12:59 PM

Welcome aboard!



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Posted 24 May 2013 - 12:59 PM

Welcome Connor, you will like it here!! :D 



#7 Connor01

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 03:16 PM

Well am only like 50% crazy , gonna be following a lot of builds soon well anyways need to get some sleep

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 03:36 PM

Welcome Connor, any one with a Ghost Rider avatar is good by me. What are you build'n now?



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Posted 24 May 2013 - 06:49 PM

Welcome  ,    you don't have to be crazy,,,,   But it sure Helps...



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Posted 24 May 2013 - 07:15 PM

I'm biased in liking american cars but welcome and  I look forward to seeing our work.   



#11 Connor01

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Posted 24 May 2013 - 11:19 PM

Thanks james am building a 48 ford custom coupe trying matt black

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 12:52 AM

Welcome welcome, glad to have you!



#13 Connor01

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 01:38 AM

Glad to be here

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Posted 25 May 2013 - 01:39 AM

Welcome aboard!  Sounds like I was influenced into modeling in a similar way ... my Grandfather was a ship rigger in Boston and he hand crafted models wood ships. I would just sit and stare at his wonderful models.



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Posted 25 May 2013 - 04:16 AM

Welcome Connor to the forum..