I’ve finished the Thing – it was the first time I’ve used this slime technique, based upon the one Dave Soper describes on SproketSmallWorld:
It was meant to look like a genuinely disturbing, if not frightening creature – in-keeping with the monster in John Carpenter’s film. Instead, it looked cute:
Adding the slime is quite time-consuming; but I think the results make it worthwhile:
Though it still looks cute, blast it.