60013 Merisiel, Iconic Elf Rogue (Pathfinder)
Posted 05 March 2010 - 03:17 PM
Here's a link to the concept art: Merisiel at Pathfinder Wiki
I changed the face slightly, because I don't like painting female faces that have sculpted eyebrows. (You can compare my rendition to the image of the primed figure in the Gallery.) I cut away the eyebrows, allowing me to paint the eyebrows where I wanted, and I cut away part of the upper eyelids to give myself a rounder eye area overall to work with.
Merisiel's skin is very pink -- the base color is Porcelain Rose, and the shading includes Violet Red -- but her red leathers make it seem less so by comparison. The armor was also a new red for me: Mahogany Brown, plus a mix of Rust Brown and Carnage Red, highlighted with Rose Shadow.
Posted 05 March 2010 - 03:20 PM
The hair is a great contrast to the rest of her as well!
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Posted 05 March 2010 - 04:29 PM
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Posted 05 March 2010 - 08:58 PM
Sort of OT -ish I suppose..... You remove the eye brows to be able to paint them where you want them. I think you did a great job, but I wonder ( as I am NEVER satisfied by my own sculpted eye brows ) is it actually easier to paint them in than it is to paitn the sculpted features? I have wanted to just leave them off of my own female sculpts but I worry that people may find it too difficult to paint htem in rather than to paint on them.
Posted 05 March 2010 - 09:34 PM
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Posted 06 March 2010 - 07:50 AM
I need to get some of those PF minis ordered so I can get started on painting some of them up, too.
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Posted 07 March 2010 - 09:24 AM
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