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Dy-100 Wip by dragonpyper
Dy-100 Wip
Something I've been putting about with the past few days while laid up.

Model by Myself from a Walter 'Matt' Jeffries Design.

Thanks for looking


United States
I live in a rural area with my wife. We have started a small hobby farm for ourselves with chickens, geese, ducks, quail, and goats. I am a bagpiper and play for various functions. I also enjoy model building, science fiction / fantasy books and movies, renaissance and pirate faires, studying and teaching history, photography, and being creative. The rest is just mundane stuff and I endeavor to be as non-mundane as I can. :D

Current Residence: Jurupa Valley, South California
Favourite genre of music: Country, Scots-Irish, Folk/Filk
Favourite photographer: Ansel Adams
Favourite style of art: Traditional, Photagraphy, Digital
Operating System: Windows 98, XP
Favourite cartoon character: Tigger and Stitch
Personal Quote: All who wander are not lost.
  • Mood: Annoyed
  • Listening to: nada
  • Reading: nada
  • Watching: Space: 1999
  • Playing: nada
  • Eating: nada
  • Drinking: Pepsi
         Over the past couple of weeks, I've been getting PMs from 3-4 deviants asking for copies of my models.
Although I'm quite flattered by the requests, the models are not yet ready to be released. They'll be released when I feel that they're finished and ready for release, not before.

         In addition, I've had to deal with a few theft issues with what I have released and its a PAIN.

         One of those that asked has been understanding, the others have kept asking, and it's starting to tick me off. If you really need a Trek ship there are plenty of models out there. If you can't find what you want, then learn to model.

        I don't mean to sound grumpy, but I feel like I'm in the story of Michelangelo and Pope Julius II over painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel...

"When will it be done?"
"When it is done..."

"Well. When will it be done?"
"When it is Finished..."

"Well. When will it be Finished?"
"When it is Complete..."

"Well. When will it be Complete?"
"When it is done..."

They'll be released when I'm happy with them, not sooner and honestly the first ones I'm considering on release are 'non-trek'...


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Legodecalsmaker961 Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2015  Student Artist
Thanks for the fave
Dabnis-Sinbad Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2015  Student Digital Artist
You know, there's nothing better than Girls and Spaceships and Ronald Reagan... Clap

Except maybe bagpipes in the evening playing "Sunset".  :D (Big Grin) 
dragonpyper Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2015
Oh Yeah.... ;)
Thanks :)
madlynx Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2015   Photographer

   :iconmadlynx: :iconfaveplz:

The River by madlynx


Have a Great Week-end John :peace:&:love::sun:  8-)               

Ultimate-Psycho Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
dragonpyper Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2015
I would have been much more impressed if the last commenter had written something in her own words rather than pick and choose and then cut and paste from a web page. Students that do that in my U.S. History Class get a Failing Grade...
Daihak Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for the 2 faves!!  I'm glad you liked my ship!
dragonpyper Featured By Owner Edited Jul 16, 2015
Most welcome. :D
OddGarfield Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2015  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Thank you for watching my group, CSAsupporters. Please spread the word that we are a group of Confederates who stand in defiance of racism and wish to fight against groups like the KKK.
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