Night of the Living Dead "Cemetery Zombie" (done)

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Night of the Living Dead "Cemetery Zombie" (done)

Postby Zombie Pumpkins! » Mon Feb 06, 2012 5:15 pm

I couldn't find a post requesting this ghoul in particular, but I know there's always a clamor for more zombie patterns. And what better zombie than the first one seen in 1968's Night of the Living Dead? A zombie who basically paved the way for our modern vision of the Romero-zombie.

I had this pattern in the works for a while, but now seemed like a good time to get it done and push it out. The actor Bill Hinzman passed away on February 5th at the age of 75, after a battle with cancer. But like any good zombie, he'll live on forever in film history.

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Postby nosferatu » Mon Feb 06, 2012 5:18 pm

Lovely tribute. He will be well remembered this autumn.

Great first pattern of the year.
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Postby MooBoo » Mon Feb 06, 2012 5:35 pm

Excellent pattern! May he live on forever on pumpkins too.
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Postby pagemaster1993 » Mon Feb 06, 2012 10:25 pm

Very nice. Do not ever remember watching the movie yet, but will attempt to get my hands on a copy. In Honor of Bill.
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Postby zombombie » Tue Feb 07, 2012 6:13 am

That's a great pattern and a fantastic tribute. I think I already have my first "must carve" of 2012!! :D
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Postby Ajax » Tue Feb 07, 2012 8:53 am

Very Nice, hope there are more of Romeros zombies to come this year I sense a theme. :D Great detail and likeness.
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Postby Pumpken » Tue Feb 07, 2012 12:48 pm

It is great to see a new pattern already this year. Nice job!
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Postby ghostface » Tue Feb 07, 2012 7:28 pm

Fantastic pattern to start out 2012!
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Postby monstermash » Wed Feb 08, 2012 9:10 pm

My first proper introduction to Romero was "Night". I have both the colour and the black and white version, actually two black and whites. Definately best in the latter. I could picture at least a dozen Georges zombies in ZP form. Cemetery Zombie is a terrific start to possibly the last halloween ever and a touching tribute to a man that has probably in some small way inspired a generation. :D
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Postby mesmark » Thu Feb 09, 2012 9:49 am

this is great! I like disappearing for a while and coming back to find cool things are happening :D
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