Star Wars Dark Empire

[ back ] [ forth ] my Ancient Sith lightsabre The comic series by Tom Veitech inspired my portrayal of the Emperor Reborn. However the lightsabre I created for my vision of this character is not drawn from any of the weapons as described in the pages of the graphic novel. Instead, it is my […]

Paralada.org’s Jedi-Con 2004 Costume Gallery

    Jedi-Con 2004: The Holocron Adventure was a sci-fi convention honouring all aspects of the Star Wars Universe. Held in Düsseldorf, Deutschland 9.11. April, 2004, the convention hosted numerous fan groups, over a dozen Star Wars Celebrities, dealer rooms, an art room, entertainment, presentations, and of course, droves of costumed fans. The following gallery […]

Imperial Knight Ganner Krieg

Imperial Knight Ganner Krieg, costume project inspired by Star Wars Legacy character designed by Jan Duursema costume created and modeled by Thomas J. Spanos Thursday, 24 December, 2009 20:25 • assignments and commendations; [click here] • field documentation; • armour construction images; • costume design and progress art; Ganner Krieg—Knight of the Empire! Ganner Krieg […]

Darth Bane; Command and Conquer

  costume created and modeled by Thomas J. Spanos Wednesday, 12 November, 2008 0:49 01. Dark Horse Comics, Star Wars: Legacy 5, October, 2006;02. Rebelscum’s 10th annual internet costume contest, October 2008 My costume’s first appearance occurred before it was even complete. By pure coincidence, I happened to be discussing my new costume project with […]

Ode to the Clone Emperor

Ode to the Clone Emperor O Below are images links to sketches from my journal and progress photos of my interpretation of the Emperor Reborn. action figure reference first lightsabre sketches lightsabre and tunic sketches full costume sketch make-up test 1 make-up test 2 EL blade test holocron sketch finished sabre scan costume details sketch […]

Le Peintre Nat

Le Peintre Nato 1325 by 350 pixels Image created with Poser 4 and Photoshop in honour of the Parisian artist. 20 September 1999 by Thomas J. Spanos Le Peintre Nato, your happening has meant much to me. Your festival, Art Et Absence D’Habits, exposed ideas new to me and introduced me to artists from around […]

Cernunnos

002 Cernunnos means “horned-one.” This spirit god was revered by Iron Age Celts in both Britain and France. His unwavering image has been found in over a dozen artifacts, most notably the mysterious Gundestrup cauldron, (Denmark.) Cernunnos is almost always depicted with 7 tines,or points per antler, and is attended by a mythical horned serpent. […]

MMVIII Paralada.org gallery additions;

a word of explanation; Paralada ORG ingredients (send a message across the aether) MMVIII Paralada.org gallery additions; 21. 12. 2008 He is such a card Much to my surprise (and delight) I learned that artist Joe Corroney has used my costumed appearance as both Imperial Knight Ganner Krieg and DURGE in two of his artist sketch […]