At first when we glanced at UME Toys latest creation, Ernest Northgood we thought we were looking in to the eyes of Glenn Danzig of Misfits & Danzig fame. If you don’t know Glenn Danzig, go ask your Mother. She knows. Oh, she knows.
Alas, that wasn’t to be, but you can see the resemblence, right?!. Ernest Northgood started off, as most of UME Toys art, as a sketch in UME’s sketchbook. We’ll let UME himself tell the tale of Ernest…
[pullquote]Never leave the house without a sketch book’ Is a motto that I live my life by and just recently due to family health problems I’m spending a lot of time in hospital or doctors waiting rooms. Scribbling always helps pass the time and sets me up with ideas for future sculpts. Last week this little chap landed on paper and I knew I wanted to make him as soon as I had some time – not wasting anytime I got busy sculpting him that night. So without further ado here’s Ernest Northgood – a one off sculpt (at the moment) he stands around 6 inches tall. Sporting a crossbones hoodie and a cheeky finger full of crow. I’ve had a lot of great feedback about him already so may clean him up and do a limited resin release in the future’…[/pullquote]
Do you want to see Ernest Northgood make it as a release from UME? Yup, of course you do.