Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Dez » Tue Oct 28, 2014 9:10 am

So I got some feedback from...my wife. She said the banner wasn't lightningy enough. So now I hopefully bring you better lightning for the Storm Banner!

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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Dez » Tue Oct 28, 2014 9:23 am

A Screaming Bell for your viewing pleasure! I spent WAY too many hours on this, but I think it came out well. Of course every time I look at it, I see more things I can do. What do you think? What would you do to improve it? I'm open to critique...which is why I post this :) Critique makes you better!

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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Sarkastik » Tue Oct 28, 2014 12:05 pm

My god man! That is amazing!

You are really making me want to get back to my Skaven army...
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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Dez » Tue Oct 28, 2014 12:39 pm

Thanks! I am especially fond of how cartoony it looks.
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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Epic Duck Mike » Tue Oct 28, 2014 1:53 pm

Beautiful work :D
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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Dez » Tue Oct 28, 2014 4:08 pm

Hmm, could be I brightened the colors too much. I'll see about adding some more shading. Thanks for the critique!
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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Dez » Mon Nov 03, 2014 1:36 am

All right, only 19 more days until the tournament and tons of models to go!

Here are some HPA WIP:

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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Nappen » Mon Nov 03, 2014 7:03 am

Oh, I have got to build mine now.

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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Dez » Sat Nov 08, 2014 1:26 am

So I finally sat down tonight, drank some beer, and started building some Gutter Runners. I still need to GS some cloaks, and I still have a bunch more to build. It's a start, and I was motivated since my Airbrush has broken again.

I made the slings out of thin strips of plasticard and rocks I broke up with my clippers. I got the rocks at Ikea, I think they are for plants but they are awesome for basing.

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Sorry for the blurry pics, but they're ninjas!
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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Nappen » Sat Nov 08, 2014 6:53 am

love them...

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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Dez » Sun Nov 09, 2014 10:06 am

I don't think I could have picked a worse angle for the sculpted cloak, haha!

Did a few more last night, but I was watching TV at the same time. It was Sonic Highways, so I had to keep my eyes glued to the show for popups. If you wait 2 hours to sculpt cloaks as opposed to 20 minutes, they ain't gonna work :)
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Re: Dez #theweeklypaint 2014

Post by Nappen » Sun Nov 09, 2014 10:17 am

Did you fully assemble your abomination or is it in pieces for painting?

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