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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-01-09, 03:11 PM Thread Starter
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Default highlightng and inks.. pretty pleased with the result!

I've got the books, and read the "how to's" still not been able to work out highlighing properly, had another go today with a model I bought off ebay, because I thought she looked pretty good.. and the result..







took me a couple of hours, but I'm pleased!
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Thin your paints, try and be neat and your next effort will look even better.
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once you put in eric's tips it will look quite good, aside from that its looking great
also, is it just me or does she look like shes smiling in the last picture?
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definately don't bother painting the eyes. They look like massive white blobs. Eyes at this scale really shouldn't be painted if you can't get them right. Keep practicing man!!

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finished some more, last post now before I go away for 3 and a half weeks driving from chicago to LA, pretty pleased with how my guard uniform is looking, everyone else thinks its awful.. buuut I like it!





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