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Studio Scale ST3 Klingon Bird of Prey build BEGINS by Dan Grumeretz for the Kuhn Global Collection

Studio Scale ST3 Klingon Bird of Prey build BEGINS by Dan Grumeretz for the Kuhn Global Collection

Artist Steve Neisen has come through again with the delivery of the 3rd cast Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey.  This was made just before his contract with Chronicle and only 5 were made. Now that the parts are ready to go, artist Dan Grumeretz will begin on this build post haste. This is one […]

NICE-N Model Designs ... FAREWELL & THANK YOU!!

NICE-N Model Designs … FAREWELL & THANK YOU!!

OK Folks…. you may want to reconsider selling that Y-Wing, Escape Pod, Cloud Car, or whatever you have purchased that has come from NICE-N Model Designs over the years… as they are about to gain in value with the closure of this shop. Artist/Owner Steve Neisen has officially become part of the newest LICENSED Replica […]

OUT OF PRODUCTION! Star Trek III Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey REPLICAS from Nice-N Model Designs

OUT OF PRODUCTION! Star Trek III Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey REPLICAS from Nice-N Model Designs

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! Presents Star Trek III – The Search for Spock Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey     This amazing build of the Klingon Bird of Prey is a replica of Commander Krug’s vessel as seen in Star Trek III – The Search for Spock. Every detail of this model has been painstakingly […]

TESTED Interview with Steve Neisen RE: Upcoming EFX Y-Wing Replica

TESTED Interview with Steve Neisen RE: Upcoming EFX Y-Wing Replica

Adam Savage and Jaime Hyneman are well known for their works in as Mythbusters, not to mention their extensive FX Industry works in Hollywood! Their site TESTED just interviewed known model maker Steve Neisen (owner of NICE-N Model Designs) whom is getting together an part for part (accurate to the original filmed studio models in […]

COLLECTOR ALERT!!! Nice-N Model Designs Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey

COLLECTOR ALERT!!! Nice-N Model Designs Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey

ALERT!! Presents Star Trek III Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey Description: Thanks for the interest in the Nice-N Model Designs Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey. The kit is $5500.00 plus $200 shipping. Includes Aluminum armature, ¼” wing cores and hinges! (my cost is $1500) 111 Laser cut wing and body Hinge fins, and […]

Building the Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey by NICE-N Model Designs

Building the Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey by NICE-N Model Designs

Artist Steve Neisen of NICE-N Model Designs has forwarded this art form more times than many realize! He brought us many of the studio scale kits we enjoy today, and continues to do so with his next offering…. the studio scale Klingon Bird of Prey! That is right… Commander Krug’s vessel as seen in Star […]

FOR SALE!! TIE Crawler from Robert Burns

FOR SALE!! TIE Crawler from Robert Burns

FOR SALE!! Robert Burns Presents TIE Crawler Here’s a one of a kind Star Wars model. 1/24th scale Studio Scale TIE Crawler. Made from a Steve Neisen TIE Cockpit with scratch-built tank treads. It is being sold to make room (it takes up a lot of space) and to help make more master patterns.   […]

FOR SALE! Studio Scale TRENCH RUN Diorama by John John Jesse

FOR SALE! Studio Scale TRENCH RUN Diorama by John John Jesse

FOR SALE!! Presents STAR WARS Studio Scale Trench Run Diorama $9,000 Plus Shipping Artist John John Jesse spent 6 months creating this studio scale diorama featuring three studio scale models fully lit with LED’s and fiber optic running through the Death Star Trench! Again, that is THREE studio scale models!! An X-Wing, Y-Wing and TIE […]

Studio Scale Y-Wing by Marc Elkins for the Michael Plante Collection

Studio Scale Y-Wing by Marc Elkins for the Michael Plante Collection

Michael is rounding his already amazing collection with fantastic fighters that are joining his fleet of capital ships! Fantastic! As is this build of the NICE-N Model Designs kit by artist Marc Elkins!   To contact this artist direct, please click the banner link above. To contact this Collector direct, please click the banner link […]

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! 24 Inch 1:350 Klingon K'Tinga Battlecrusier from NICE-N Model Designs

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! 24 Inch 1:350 Klingon K’Tinga Battlecrusier from NICE-N Model Designs

OUT OF PRODUCTION! Presents STAR TREK The Motion Picture 1:350 Klingon K’Tinga Battlecruiser Above: Modeler Magic 1:350 K’Tinga by Richard Long, Photos by Kurt Kuhn, Composite by RIDER   Above: Modeler Magic 1:350 K’Tinga by Richard Long, Photos by Kurt Kuhn, Composite by RKW Above: Modeler Magic 1:350 K’Tinga by Richard Long, Photos by Kurt […]

Studio Scale Shuttle Tydirium WIP's by Dan Grumeretz

Studio Scale Shuttle Tydirium WIP’s by Dan Grumeretz

The Studio Scale Tydirium Kit began life with artist Niel Ellis, transferring to artist Richard Long to eventually be kitted and now sold through NICE-N Models. Three of these ended up in Dan Grumeretz’s hands and two of them are being built for the collections of both Michael Plante and the Kuhn Global/Modeler Magic Collection! […]

COMING SOON!! Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey from NICE-N Model Designs

COMING SOON!! Studio Scale Klingon Bird of Prey from NICE-N Model Designs

COMING SOON!! Presents Star Trek III – The Search for Spock KLINGON BIRD of PREY Studio Scale Replica Kit NICE-N Model Designs (formerly of TITAN) continue their amazing catalog of studio model kit offerings with the upcoming studio scale Klingon Bord of Prey as seen in Star Trek’s 3, 4, and a number of other […]

HIT and RUN - Composite artwork by Robert Gajic

HIT and RUN – Composite artwork by Robert Gajic

Composite artist Robert Gajic is back with this great piece featuring many fine build’s blue screen shots of the famed different artists we have had the honor to display over the years. He calls this piece… HIT and RUN! Robert Gajic here. I have a new image I put together using models from the Star […]

Studio Scale T-47 Snowspeeder by Richard Long for the Clay Brown Collection

Studio Scale T-47 Snowspeeder by Richard Long for the Clay Brown Collection

Built for the Clay Brown Collection from the kit originally mastered by Nick Sainton-Clark (then turned over to Nice-N Model designs and cast by MSLZ22 Models), artist Richard Long made this piece fantastic and very original! Most replicas are just that… replicated mark for mark like the studio models used in filming. Richard was granted […]

SOLD!! Studio Scale ALIENS Dropship by Steve Neisen in the Hector Rosales Collection

SOLD!! Studio Scale ALIENS Dropship by Steve Neisen in the Hector Rosales Collection

SOLD!! This piece sold in literally a few hours! The Colonial Marines Dropship was one of the most fantastic designs for the ALIEN films. Steve Neisen managed to get an actual highly detailed and lit replica of this amazing ship built and sold to one of the world’s known collectors… Mr. Hector Rosales. This piece […]

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! Studio Scale Y-Wing RED JAMMER Kit from NICE-N Model Designs

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! Studio Scale Y-Wing RED JAMMER Kit from NICE-N Model Designs

OUT OF PRODUCTION!!!   Presents STAR WARS Studio Scale at 1:24 Y-Wing RED JAMMER   Above: Actual Photo of ILM Studio Model    

Studio Scale Imperial TIE Fighter from the Hector Rosales Collection

Studio Scale Imperial TIE Fighter from the Hector Rosales Collection

Once again, this fantastic studio model was built by R.L. Bleecker  from the fantastic NICE-N Model Designs kit and photographed by Kurt Kuhn (Kuhn Global) of Modeler Magic. This piece now resides in the collection of Mr. Hector Rosales! To contact the KIT PRODUCER direct, please click the CONTACT KIT PRODUCER link below.

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! HUGE!! Daspletosaurus: 48” Long  1/8 scale by Dino great Charlie McGrady

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! HUGE!! Daspletosaurus: 48” Long 1/8 scale by Dino great Charlie McGrady

DINOSAURS!! ** OUT OF PRODUCTION!! 1:8 Scale 48 inches!!! Daspletosaurus Kit By sculptor Charlie McGrady!   Highly detailed and REALISTIC looking! This is a GREAT deal for any collection or display!  

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! Tyrannosaurus Running Pair 1:20  30” long by Charlie McGrady - Sold by NICE-N Model Designs

OUT OF PRODUCTION!! Tyrannosaurus Running Pair 1:20 30” long by Charlie McGrady – Sold by NICE-N Model Designs

DINOSAURS!! ** OUT OF PRODUCTION!! 1:20 Scale 30 inches!!! Tyrannousaurus Running Pair Kit By sculptor Charlie McGrady!  

OUT OF PRODUCTION! 1:18 Ceratosaurus vs. Kentrosaurus by Foulkes and sold by NICE-N Model Designs

OUT OF PRODUCTION! 1:18 Ceratosaurus vs. Kentrosaurus by Foulkes and sold by NICE-N Model Designs

DINOSAURS!! ** OUT OF PRODUCTION!! 1:18 Scale Ceratosaurus vs. Kentrosaurus Kit Finished and painted by the sculptor Shane Foulkes!  

Studio Scale ESB Snowspeeder by John John Jesse

Studio Scale ESB Snowspeeder by John John Jesse

John John Jesse has done it again with this beautiful build of the NICE-N Model Designs Kit to be a replica of the Snowspeeder that Wedge Antilles flew in Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back! This piece is beautiful all the way through… from the fantastic weathering to the pilots inside the piece. Fantastic! To […]

1:24 Trench Run Diorama by John John Jesse

1:24 Trench Run Diorama by John John Jesse

The final battle toward the end of Star Wars is one that sticks in everyone’s minds. I can’t tell you how many time I role played that seen with my friends after that film was released in 1977. Here fulfilling his dream of having his own Trench Run diorama is artist John John Jesse! This […]

Studio Scale Y-Wing by John John Jesse

Studio Scale Y-Wing by John John Jesse

Fantastic artist John John Jesse keeps coming forward with amazing builds to show! This one of the NICE-N Model Designs Studio Scale Y-Wing (of the now retired original cast kit). After receiving the kit, and built guns from artist Jason Eaton, John John built and finished this piece the way he new it should be…. […]

1:32 ALIENS DROPSHIP WIP from The Dropship Club

1:32 ALIENS DROPSHIP WIP from The Dropship Club

Shared with me by famed kit maker Steve Neisen of NICE-N Model Designs….. this is absolutely beautiful! Kudos to all involved! 1:32 ALIENS DROP SHOP VIEW MORE by clicking on the DROPSHIP CLUB Banner Link above! What a beautiful job that is being done on this! Need I say more?

STAR WARS - ESB Imperial Probe Droid by Henrik Steve Myrdhén

STAR WARS – ESB Imperial Probe Droid by Henrik Steve Myrdhén

Artist Henrik Steve Myrdhén (aka Steve the Swede) is back with this amazing build of the Star Wars – Empire Strikes Back Imperial Probe Droid we viewed scanning the remote Ice Planet of Hoth in the beginning of the film. This piece is beautifully detailed and achieves the cold look of the robot that would […]

Studio Scale TIE Fighter by John John Jesse

Studio Scale TIE Fighter by John John Jesse

Artist John John Jesse has returned with this outstanding build of the Imperial TIE Fighter studio model replica! Built from the NICE-N Model Designs Kit, this piece is beautiful all the way through. I love the coloring, weathering… and even the photos. Nicely done John John! To contact artist John John Jesse direct, please click […]

ALL SOLD!!! STUDIO KIT & Pattern CLEARANCE SALE from NICE-N Model Designs

ALL SOLD!!! STUDIO KIT & Pattern CLEARANCE SALE from NICE-N Model Designs

SOLD OUT! From industry known NICE-N Model Designs come a huge Studio Kit and Pattern Clearance Sale! Many of these items are OUT OF PRODUCTION and will not be made again! Below is a list of items for sale… If interested please email for shipping quote and payment arrangements.  I can also provide photos.  All […]

Studio Scale ESB Snow Speeder by Richard Long

Studio Scale ESB Snow Speeder by Richard Long

At 18″ X 18″ this Studio Scale kit from NICE-N Model Designs (cast by MSLZ22Models and originally mastered by Nick Sainton-Clark) is HUGE! And famed industry master modeler Richard Long did it the justice it deserved! Using the photos of the studio model (SEEN HERE) that were originally taken for Master Replicas by another famed […]