Next up, plop the eye down on a piece of A2 paper and, refering to the pic i've already used, and this pic of the original as it looks like now in Phil Tippets collection,
i've drawn out roughly just the size and shape of the fella.
When i'd got that done i could make a basic skeleton out of plumbing parts, again things to hand so cost is kept way down:
Then it was a matter of attaching the eye to the neck and the neck to the base, something i knew would be a prob as nothing sticks to the stuff.
Got round that by using Green Stuff up the eye attaching material and Milliput for the neck/base bit: