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Portfolio - Clanky44

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About the Author

About Frank Portela (Clanky44)

I'm an avid modeller, with about 20 odd years of experience. I belong to a very small group of modellers here in Guelph, Ontario that formed GPMG (Guelph Plastic Modelling Group) over 12 years ago. We have our annual show (WELCOME - Wellington County Modellers Exposition) in the spring. We pride ou...


Really like the portfolio, particularly the diversity of the nationalities. Thanks for sharing your work! Cheers Wiz
JAN 12, 2007 - 02:29 PM
Excellent work!
JAN 12, 2007 - 03:52 PM
Great portfilio Frank! I always look forward to seeing your builds.I particularly like the way you preshade (and postshade?),and the panel line washes. A fine addition to the Aeroscale Portfolio Library. Nige
JAN 12, 2007 - 06:39 PM
Hi Frank Brilliant work and a great variety of subjects (I particularly love the S.55)! I can't wait to see your next builds! All the best Rowan
JAN 12, 2007 - 07:00 PM
Thanks for the kind comments folks! This site continues to give me much needed incentives and motivation. Hopefully my busy work schedule, (which keeps me away from home) will not detract from my renewed interest, and I'll be able to build plenty more this year! thanks again, Frank
JAN 13, 2007 - 01:15 AM
Wow! With builds like that, put me in the big fan category too. Sweet models Frank! Leon
JAN 13, 2007 - 01:19 AM
There are loads of great talent on this site and everyone has their own special niche. I'd have to say that Frank does the finest paint jobs I've seen so far. I've tried to replicate his faded, buffed out look several times but have not achieved professional level of his work yet. Very nice indeed Frank
JAN 13, 2007 - 05:00 AM
Great portfolio Frank, and wonderfully presented by Jean-Luc again. Some really great models in that lot. My favorite is the Skyhawk, i just love that camo scheme. Andy
JAN 13, 2007 - 05:07 AM
Thanks again folks, and yes Andy,... thank Jean-Luc,... the man deserves all the glory and fame. Frank
JAN 13, 2007 - 09:53 AM