More Leather Restoration On Lucky Charlie


The process of applying the leather to the neck and under the jaw is time consuming itself. The folds have to work perfectly before you glue but once the glue is done the mouth works just as Frank made it.




The leather has been sanded and filled on the sides and then blended so that once the paint is applied it will be a smooth flawless transition from the wood to leather.

I really like how he is coming along.

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Ventriloquist Central is the brainchild of Dan Willinger and Steve Hurst. Dan is a ventriloquism enthusiast and ventriloquist figure collector. He has been collecting for over 25 years. He created the Ventriloquist Central Collection. It now has over 100 ventriloquist figures and over 50 of them are Frank Marshall figures. Steve is a ventriloquist as well as builder of ventriloquist figures. He also has a background in sales, marketing, building websites and computers. Because they both love the art of ventriloquism, the website Ventriloquist Central was born. For more information about the website, go to:

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One Response to More Leather Restoration On Lucky Charlie

  1. Bob Isaacson says:

    Yes Dan….restoration can be very time consuming. But in some cases must be done, as in the case of “Lucky Charlie”. Great job on the leather replacement . Keep moving on …..

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