Skulptures: Miniature Metal Cast Animal Skulls from CT Scans

A project in State College, PA by Scott Camazine

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Miniature animal skulls cast in bronze, silver and gold, created in exquisite detail using CT scans and 3D printing
Backers: 197
Average Pledge Per Backer: $54

Funded: $10,550 of $4,000
Dates: Jan 29th -> Mar 5th (35 days)
Project By: Scott Camazine
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Latest News

Only a Few Hours Remaining!

March 4th - via:
Tomorrow I will be getting the surveys ready and will be placing orders for the skulls you select.  The early bird specials should be ready to mail out by the end of March.  The others should follow in April.  In the previous survey I sent out a... (Read More)

Latest Lineup of Skulls in the Collection

March 3rd - via:
As this project enters its final days, I thought I would present pictures of all the skulls currently available in the Skulptures Collection.Of course there will be many more coming over the next months, but for now, this is the collection! Some of... (Read More)

Grey Wolf (Canis lupus)

February 28th - via:
Several people have been asking about a wolf skull.  Certainly no zoo or animal collection would be complete without a wolf.   Wolves are both loved and hated throughout the world.   Personally, I regret their shrinking distribution as shown in... (Read More)


February 28th - via:
People have been asking me how to pledge for more than one item, or how to get a single bell jar if they have pledged for 2 skulptures without belljars.   These are called Add-Ons in Kickstarter lingo.  Go to "Manage Your Pledge" and pledge an... (Read More)

Python Skull

February 26th - via:
Here is a  3D model of a python that I am working on.  This is a difficult model because of the delicate bone structure of snake skulls.  In addition, snakes replace their teeth regularly so that at any one time, there are teeth that are growing... (Read More)

How about a Skulptures Keyring?

February 19th - via:
Here is another way to show off your Skulpture: Chimpanzee  (Read More)

Did someone mention "Duck Billed Platypus"?

February 15th - via:
Here is a little follow up for Ed Blaser who was wondering about the structure of the platypus skull.  First some information from Wikipedia: The platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) is a semiaquatic mammal endemic to eastern Australia, including... (Read More)

New Arrival: Dinosaurs

February 15th - via:
Please let me know your thoughts about the addition of dinosaurs and other fossil skulls to the Skulptures Collection. I thought I would try to introduce at least one prehistoric representative, preferably a giant dinosaur.  I have not yet made a 3D... (Read More)

Survey Responses - Day 1

February 11th - via:
Thanks so much to those of you who took the time to fill out the survey.  It is not a commitment for which skull you choose, since the survey results do not include your name.  BUT it will help me place orders now for the most popular skulls even... (Read More)

New Arrivals: Hyena and Impala

February 11th - via:
Here are two new arrivals to the menagerie. Also, I would be interested to know, and would really appreciate if you could take the time to give me an indication of which skulls you find most attractive.   I have set up a simple survey where you can... (Read More)

Mini - Update

February 9th - via:
This update provides some news and clarifications: The $30 Early Bird Special has sold out but Early Bird Crows and Bucks are still available.   I have added a new tier of 2 Skulls, either as a pair of earrings with findings or necklaces.  This... (Read More)

Fantasy Creatures! Is this a good idea?

February 9th - via:
For those with a penchant for fantasy, sci fi and aliens, perhaps you would like these new designs. Please let me hear your opinions - Pro or Con ! --------------------------------------- The Chimpala -------------------------------... (Read More)

New Additions to the SKULPTURES Collection

February 8th - via:
In addition to interacting with supporters, checking on the progress of the lost wax casting, and trying to find a wider audience for this project, I have also been spending some time creating new Skulptures.   Please offer your feedback and... (Read More)

New Reward Tier: The Plastic Prototype Skulptures

February 5th - via:
I have had some wonderful conversations with backers over the past few days.  This has been one of the most enjoyable aspects of running a Kickstarter project.  So many of you have so much enthusiasm and creativity to share with me. One supporter... (Read More)

More about the Elephant

February 5th - via:
I spent part of the day reviewing the information and CT scan of the elephant skull.  Several people have asked for more detailed pictures.   The skull of the elephant owes much of its unusual shape to its adaptations for the trunk and tusks.  ... (Read More)


February 4th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

SKULPTURES Referral Reward Program!

February 3rd - via:
Thanks for helping me reach the funding goal! I would like to get even more backers, so in the spirit of Kickstarter, I've created an incentive program to reward you for spreading the word to your friends. Here is how it works:1) Send out a personal... (Read More)

The African Elephant

February 2nd - via:
Greetings!   THANKS so much for all your support.  We have nearly reached our goal and still have weeks to go.   I am planning a series of regular updates which will include some information about the animals in the SKULPTURES collection, and... (Read More)

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