Blackwraith's #theweeklypaint

The goal of #theweeklypaint is simple - to develop our skills and paint our armies by making an effort to paint something every week. Anyone is welcome to fire up a thread and join in!
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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by wizardv12222 » Tue Apr 17, 2012 8:24 am

I like the Orks though, nice and colorful.

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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Oceangrave0 » Tue Apr 17, 2012 1:32 pm

(see down, double post)
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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Oceangrave0 » Tue Apr 17, 2012 1:33 pm

Oceangrave0 wrote:THE CULT OF THE GREAT DAILY PAINTER WELCOMES YOU MY BROTHER!!!
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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Lady_Soria » Tue Apr 17, 2012 2:19 pm

Care for some Koolaid? Like the looks of your minis so far. Very clean. :D
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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Lady_Soria » Tue Apr 17, 2012 2:57 pm

Um... Cherry?


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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Oceangrave0 » Tue Apr 17, 2012 2:59 pm

Blackwraith wrote:
Lady_Soria wrote:Care for some Koolaid? Like the looks of your minis so far. Very clean. :D

HHmmm Koolaid. What flavour ?:)

Thanks for the warm Welcome. Going to get those orcs seals and finish the poison mortar I have on the back burner tonight... if I have time wash and start layering the Reaver as well.
Cherry and a "special" ingredient :twisted:

can't wait to see it all done up mate :D
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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Lady_Soria » Tue Apr 17, 2012 8:52 pm

Oceangrave0 wrote: Cherry and a "special" ingredient :twisted:

PSST the special ingredient is liquid awesome.. that or rum.
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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Oceangrave0 » Wed Apr 18, 2012 10:41 am

Blackwraith wrote:Well fit the orks sealed and the reaver nearly done. Hope to have it completed later today. Anyone have any pointers in realistic wood?

Will Put up picks later.
painting the grain lines would make it realistic, but a pain in the butt...
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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Blue » Wed Apr 18, 2012 5:22 pm

Welcome to #thedailypaint!

Ocean has it right, to make it believable paint the wood grain. Which is annoyyyyying!

Any brown on the lighter side will do. A more neutral tone like you said.

Is there any texture sculpted into the wood. If so I will usually base a very light brown almost tan. Wash it dark brown and then drybrush the light brown again.

If there is no texture how about painting it like bone instead?
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Re: Blackwraith's #thedailypaint

Post by Blue » Thu Apr 19, 2012 4:54 am

Blackwraith wrote:Could do bone but somehow I can't see high elves making bone weapons :) just personal belief and completely based on nothing.:)
Oh, it's a high elf mini... I agree with you! What about metal then?
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