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Hey, this is my first post of my mini's here and I need some advice on a chapter name for this guy and suggestions for freehand. Comments and criticism are also welcome. :D

 

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that base looks awesome. Do u mean that you need a chapter name for the marine chapter, or a name for him?
 

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very nice, the base is very cool. I like the blue and will wnat ot see what you do with the rest.

One tip though, is the head done? If so i suggest getting a slightly thinned down fortress grey and painting some stubble onto his head. If you take a small drybrush, or one with slighlty stiff bristles, and then will a small ammout of paint gently dapple, stubble, what ever the top of his head and build up a couple of light layers where his hair would it'll be perfect.

Would show you a pic of what i mean but cameras not playing ball.

Its a little thing i often do to bare heads and it actually does make a massive difference.

try it in a test model 1st i'd say to see what you think and get it right.
 

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i think i'm going to stick with knights of twilight. The teal is just too harsh on the eyes so he's going to be red now.
@Skcuzzlebumm: I tried to do stubble on his head but it didn't turn out quite right. I might try later.
 

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that's the first model ive ever seen ice blue woak well on most of the time it seems too bright but it looks astonding on that emporer's champion
well done i comend you and dont change that colour scheme its fine the way it is
 

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Looks good so far. What other color are you going to use to offset the turquiose?
 

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Great face details, great scheme great base!

Excellent!

How bout:

Azure Hounds? (with blue scheme paint a wolfs or snarling dogs head)

Enforcers?

Sorry, im crud run out of names. Im usually fairly good, but with this scheme its hard.
 

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sorry, but I changed his scheme already to better fit the industrial theme. I used NMM to paint the base and some dark browns and reds for the rust. I'm a little burned out on painting right now so don't expect another post with pics until he's done.
 
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