Author Archives: johnsonarms

Hey folks!

Sorry for the lack of content on the site, but I’ve had some real difficulties getting logged in and I tend to put off dealing with password and login credentials as long as possible when other avenues are available (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc..).  I think I have all the problems sorted and you shall be seeing a lot more action here as a result.   Thanks for standing resolute and keeping me on your watch list, I promise to repay that kindness soon! :)

So here’s the Thorn Hand Cannon I finally brought through the process of going from 3D print to resin cast awesomeness.   This particular piece was really decked out with real leather and some additional carving on the bridge of the barrel, but it is destined to be part of a raffle where the money is being donated to help some kids who could really use any money that can be donated.  It was a good reason to put all my efforts into it and I hope you like the results.

For anyone yearning for their own 14″ Thorn to add to the trophy wall, please email me at johnsonarms76@gmail.com for price and availability.  Thank you!

 

Thorn Hand Cannon by Johnson Arms Replicas and Props

Thorn Hand Cannon by Johnson Arms Replicas and Props

 

 

Destiny “Thorn” Replica

Hey Folks!

Here’s a recent commission that utilized a great cast from Impact props.  I decided to do a chrome version before adding the darker paint job that you see in the game.  I think it looks pretty awesome like this and the intricate design really gets a chance to be appreciated with the brighter color.  If anyone’s interested in having one for themselves, just let me know at johnsonarms76@gmail.com,  thanks!

 

 

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Destiny “Thorn” Replica 2014

Destiny Thorn replica prop

Destiny “Thorn” Replica 2014

Shop Update 9/29/13

Hello there!  Welcome back for another installment of “what is Brian doing now??” :)  It’s been a few weeks since the last update, so I’ll add some photos of works in progress as well as a few finished pieces.  If you have any questions or wish to inquire about a commission, please send me an email at johnsonarms76@gmail.com.   Thanks!

Brian

 

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Elysium themed Chemrail Replica

Hi Folks!

I wanted to share the latest prop build here at Johnson Arms. After seeing the new film Elysium and looking through the “Art of” book, I was possed with the idea pf building my very own Chemrail replica. It just so happens that the new Nerf Centurion is 39in long and exactly the same as the prop used in the film. This was obviously fate taunting me and I fell for it :)

Below is the result of a two day, 30 hour speed build. There are elements I wished to include, but could not include unfortunately. I hope you will see past these issues and still enjoy the results. I give all my thanks to the artists at WETA who made the original and get a kick out of seeing it in Nerfy form, haha.

Thanks for visiting and please don’t be a stranger! :)

Brian Johnson
Johnson Arms Replicas and Props
Johnsonarms76@gmail.com

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More custom Nerf!

Hey Folks! I wanted to share some of the new custom pieces that I’ve been working on, I hope you will enjoy them :) There is quite a backlog of photos to upload so I’ll try to get after posting them all as soon as I can!

If you are interested in your own Johnson Arms piece, please shoot me an email at johnsonarms76@gmail.com. Thanks!

Thank you for your interest!
Brian

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Hey gang!

I do apologize for the lack of posts here on the new site,  but I promise we’re working towards having a really professional site here soon :)  We gave the wordpress port a try, but its just not to my liking, so we should have the new layout released real soon.  I appreciate your support!

Just a few projects and progress shots

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Brian Johnson
Johnson Arms Replicas and Props
Johnsonarms76@gmail.com

Boba Fett helmet update

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Here’s the progress on the Fett helmet, let me know what you guys think!  The color isnt exactly right due to it being a phone photo, but its looks pretty close here in person :)

If you’ve been wanting one for yourself, please let me know at  Johnsonarms76@gmail.com

Brian Johnson
Johnson Arms Replicas and Props

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Project Updates and MEGACON 2013

Newsflash!

This weekend is MegaCon in Orlando, Florida and I’ll be there with my son and some friends!  If you’re planning to be there, I hope to get a chance to meet ya :)  Although I don’t plan to carry an armload of props, I will be planning to bring a few things just for fun. 

Have fun and see you guys there! 

Brian
johnsonarms76@gmail.com

Here’s a few photos since last month’s update!  More coming soon! :)

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