tack4's weekly paint 2013

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tack4's weekly paint 2013

Post by tack4 » Thu Jan 10, 2013 5:50 pm

great idea this as i could never commit to a daily paint challenge.

got the last of my cultists based tonight.
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off to GW Ayr Scotland for weekend with son as part of my birthday (48th eek)

hope to pick up some painting tips and will post some photos if allowed to take them in store ? at display table

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Re: tack4's weekly paint 2013

Post by Smartah » Thu Jan 10, 2013 6:11 pm

They are looking cultishly delicious
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Re: tack4's weekly paint 2013

Post by Sarkastik » Fri Jan 11, 2013 9:43 am

Looks great!
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Re: tack4's weekly paint 2013

Post by tack4 » Tue Jan 29, 2013 3:47 pm

back packs primed
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terrain piece based

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primed and rusted before special treatment

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base coated noise marine with magged arms

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Re: tack4's weekly paint 2013

Post by tack4 » Tue Jan 29, 2013 3:50 pm

first few plays with new airbrush set up

and have to say after getting it fine tuned and paint mixing to my liking and quite pleased i made the purchase only thing i regret is not getting a tank with compressor.....

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Re: tack4's weekly paint 2013

Post by tack4 » Sun Feb 10, 2013 9:47 am

hmm need to improve photography

so tried a custom white balance with this result
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Re: tack4's weekly paint 2013

Post by Nappen » Sun Feb 10, 2013 9:52 am

Looking good!

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Re: tack4's weekly paint 2013

Post by Dez » Mon Feb 11, 2013 12:25 pm

You're getting a lot done!

I'd like to work with my airbrush more too, I haven't touched it in months! I think I just got too frustrated trying to find the right paint/windex ratio.
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