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The Last Journey
Staff MemberEditor-in-Chief
Massachusetts, United States
Joined: January 03, 2010
KitMaker: 2,159 posts
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Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017 - 07:01 AM UTC
Hussein El Kaissy shares one of his latest creations with us, a scene from ancient times of a king''s "The Last Journey" to the Valley of the Kings.

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Staff MemberAssociate Editor
California, United States
Joined: May 03, 2006
KitMaker: 2,167 posts
AeroScale: 266 posts
Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017 - 07:51 PM UTC

What a fantastic diorama! I love everything about it... from the funerary boat to the farmer using the shadoof to water his little field...this is amazing, gorgeous work!

You have captured the scene perfectly - it feels like Ancient Egypt!

Madrid, Spain / España
Joined: February 29, 2004
KitMaker: 119 posts
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Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017 - 10:12 PM UTC
Nice diorama, and a welcome change of subject!
Staff MemberManaging Editor
Tennessee, United States
Joined: December 21, 2002
KitMaker: 7,572 posts
AeroScale: 3,121 posts
Posted: Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 07:19 AM UTC
Hussein, superb work. How did you make the date palms? The crocodile gives me chills. This glimpse of an ancient Egyptian community and your modeling ability is splendid.
California, United States
Joined: August 08, 2008
KitMaker: 1,274 posts
AeroScale: 6 posts
Posted: Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 09:43 PM UTC
Simply glorious! I love the mixture of ground work, plants, masterful water texturing, and color. The figures work, too.

Please send more like this.