Monthly Archives: February 2011

Gun Giveaway!

So I thought as a thank you to everyone here I’d give away a gun. I’m thinking maybe an Element or a Maverick. Maybe I’ll give ya the choice of which you want. Whatever that ends up being, I think it should be a pretty cool prize for simply following the blog. You’re doing that anyways, right? :)

So here’s how it works, I will choose at random (I’ll have my son pick a name, heh) a person who’s subscribed to the blogwithin the next 2 weeks. I will also be posting this on my FB page to make sure those people have a chance as well.

If this sounds cool, let me know. I’d like to get the contest going! :)

Brian

Fine weather in Florida

Finally blessed with good weather and a few extra days off (thanks Presidents!) I’ve been busy trying to have an much ready to go for this weekend’s Vulcan Events (http://www.vulcanevents.com/) in Tampa.  It’s supposed to be more of an “old school” style show, so I’m really excited to have a look around.  I’ll have quite a few guns there as well, so hopefully I’ll go home with a little more money then I came in with!  If not, I’ll still mark it as a great time.

Here’s some of this weeks projects.  Most of these will be at the show!

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Thanks for stopping by!  Tell your friends about my place, if you’d be so kind.  I can really use the exposure!  Thanks for your support!  – Brian

Moving Day (again? already?)

Today was a day of moving and re-organizing. It was not a particularly fun day. :) I do feel a huge sense of relief that I’m done with carting over a million boxes and that I’m prepared, now, for summer when having A/C will be a Godsend.

Tomorrow’s shaping up to be a pretty busy day of working on some custom orders and more work on the big daddies (Longshot and Stampede). I should have some more photos up this weekend.

Thanks again for everyone checking out the site and I really appreciate you guyd spreading the word. I’m really trying to come up with a cool contest (maybe a custom Maverick prize?) to thank all of you fine folks out there for being supportive of my desire to die from paint-fume related illnesses! :)

Have a great rest of the week,
Brian

BONUS PHOTO! :)

The Nerf Stampede
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NERF Barrel Break

A few updates from the shop tonight. The first two are “Boo”, Jayne’s gun from Firefly and Serenity fame. I decided to go with a unique color scheme and these photos show the gun at about 85% done. The last photo is a Barrel Break I’m working on and it’s about 90% done! 

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Welcome to Johnson Arms

Welcome to the new and improved Johnson Arms Site (many thanks to Trey Hockman at Team Rocket Science emailrocketscience@gmail.com!) You will be seeing a lot of behind the scenes photos from my endless march of prop projects. I hope you’ll add yourself to my watch list, I promise to make it worth your time!

I am an artist-for-hire, so please let me know if you have any job opportunites. I’m probably the most resonably-priced prop maker you’re likely to find!

Regards,
Brian Johnson
JohnsonArms76@gmail.com