Robert Leslie Bleecker has been building and creating models since he was a boy. Influenced greatly with the Science Fiction films of the 1970’s, he began building professionally for Kuhn Global, as well as many collectors around the world. He is foremost world known for his weathering realism effects he places on all his model builds, utilizing actual elements that would cause such weathering on a vehicle if it were real today. Though in semi-retirement, R.L. Bleecker continues to build and make amazing miniatures! He is a world-class artist!