Ok, so I guess this is where I go on and on about myself.
My name is Jim Deming, and I am the doctor within this mad
I started out in this crazy hobby right around 1992 after attending my
first Chiller Theatre convention. Going to just one of these
Horror/Sci-fi toy and model shows was all it took. From that point on, I
purchased table space and became a dealer offering built-ups
(pre-painted models that I painted for people who didn't want to, or
simply felt they couldn't). After doing that for 7-8 years, I slowly had
gotten into offering my own line of resin model kits while still doing
commissioned build-ups for people, under the banner of "Fantasy
To make a longer story short, about 5 years ago, I'd left the hobby
behind for a bit, turning my attention to other things.
During that time, I paid little attention to the hobby...and in turn, let my
domain name slip away....thinking I wouldn't be using it anymore
Once in a while, I'd check in on a few modeling forums to see what was
new, and sculptors had really kicked it up a notch! There were always
great sculptors in this hobby, but it seemed like just about everything
coming out these days looked incredible.
Needless to say, little by little I was getting drawn back in!
Anyway, with the Fantasy Creations domain already claimed by
someone else, and feeling like I'm starting all over again, I figured I
may as well start a new website too. Enter, "The Creature Lab"!
Any questions, comments, or just saying hi...feel free to drop me an