Soria's Weekly paint. Lets do this!

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Re: Soria's Weekly paint. Lets do this!

Post by Lady_Soria » Sat Aug 08, 2015 7:44 pm

Yeah I am doing a matte spray finish. Krylon I am told is a good spray and the price is okay.
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Re: Soria's Weekly paint. Lets do this!

Post by Guildenstern » Sun Aug 09, 2015 1:23 pm

Lady_Soria wrote:Yeah I am doing a matte spray finish. Krylon I am told is a good spray and the price is okay.

cool I've used Krylon before though not for minis and it works well (if you can remember to avoid humidity like I tend to forget =/) anyway sounds like fun!
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Post by Lady_Soria » Fri Aug 28, 2015 7:16 pm

My Trollbloods are pretty much done, just need to give them a blast with some Krylon protector spray, but I have none and its just not in my budget at the moment. Got started on the Menoth battlebox... Only to discover two Revengers instead of a Revengers and Repenter...And so begins CS. Put my ticket in Wednesday night it was in progress.
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Post by Lady_Soria » Thu Sep 03, 2015 5:27 pm

Some pics of the trollbloods. Sorry about the lighting, need to replace some special lightblubs.


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And of course... the butt shot.

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Post by Nappen » Fri Sep 04, 2015 12:32 am

good to see more progress and you at the painting again.

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Post by Guildenstern » Fri Sep 04, 2015 3:24 pm

nice I love your base idea, way to match the minis but simple!
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Post by Lady_Soria » Fri Sep 04, 2015 8:37 pm

One of the first Warmahordes rant I heard was people needing to mark front and back arches, just so you can look at a quick glance. I decided I need to make the warlock/warcaster pop some how... So I just reversed the colours with the trolls, with my Circle I used silver.
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Post by Lady_Soria » Tue Sep 15, 2015 6:06 pm

So my replacement Repenter is here! Later when its chill time I will start in on it. The hope is to have the battlebox + 1 primed by the end of the week.
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Post by Lady_Soria » Mon Sep 21, 2015 9:30 am

So... Not primed. Building the Repenter was one hurdle after another. Mostly due to fincky super glue and me making rookie mistakes. It's lead to the Repenter's feet looking like he's sliding to a stop which I can use to my advantage.
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Post by Munin » Mon Sep 21, 2015 2:00 pm

Oooh, the pose sounds intriguing. I look forward to seeing it!

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Post by Nappen » Tue Sep 22, 2015 12:33 am

Sounds like you did it on purpose to me...very sneaky pretending it was a mistake.

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Post by Lady_Soria » Tue Sep 22, 2015 7:00 am

I assure you it was a mistake, the legs are angled just slightly so it actually looks more like a lean or a slight dodge. Oh well sometimes you have roll with it.
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Post by Nappen » Tue Sep 22, 2015 11:57 am

I get it...dodge...roll with it...:)

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Post by Lady_Soria » Wed Sep 23, 2015 8:54 am

*rimshot* I try. ;)

Minis primed and I have a basecoat of white on every body. I am still trying to decide if I should gold for my decorative metal, or go with my original plan of silver (radiant platinum of the P3 line). Just a bit worried the silver will blend to much with the regular metal.
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Post by Dez » Wed Sep 23, 2015 9:56 am

You know, I was going to say stick with the plan...but gold is easy to paint over. Test it out!
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