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Next up to play is the Manticor.  I found a pic that I think I will use as inspiration

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My work so far  Just primer coats.  Used grey liner for the rock and brown liner for the Manticor

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On a side note anyone tell me what this is?  It will likely be my next victim.

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I think it is  Shub-Niggurath  Spawn,  Shub-Niggurath is the big one that was a stand alone add on

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It's one of Shubsy's little ones, usually referred to as a "Dark Young."

 

Isn't it cute?

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I sit corrected... this is indeed one of the Spawn or Dark young of Shub-Niggurath

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update time:  I have the lion part mostly done just need to add highlights and liner.  maybe another wash...  The carapace I'm not sure what I want to do with it.  I like the stinger in the picture above and I might try to emulate that but everything else not sure...hmmm then there is the wings....decisions decision....

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On ‎6‎/‎12‎/‎2017 at 8:21 AM, Pillpeddler said:

I really like how the bronze looking rear section is coming along.

Good paintin'.

I appreciate the kind words but that's just brown liner.  I hadn't even started on the scorpion part., but now is a good a time as any for an update.

Update:  What I want to do is fade the bright red to an almost black.  So that the crevices looks red while the outer most shell is almost black.

 

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Is it wrong that the first thing I noticed was the gallows and thought "Cool!"?

 

Seriously though, really liking the manticore, keep it up!

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3 minutes ago, Gargs said:

Is it wrong that the first thing I noticed was the gallows and thought "Cool!"?

 

Seriously though, really liking the manticore, keep it up!

The Gallows  Here are some better pics of the Gallows

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Doh... 

I still think it was a good look, kinda like gorgon hide.  It will be interesting watching this progress, there is a great deal of physiological variety in the back end of that critter.

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Update for the wings.  I tried to put veins on them but they just didn't look right so I just stuck to fading...

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Early work on the base.  Not going to do anything special with it.  Might go for a sandstone color instead to kind of match the pic.

 

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