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2 hours ago, giyomuSan said:

oh boy thoses eyes and that mouth .... xD ..damn you !

 

Thank you!

Far from finished, but the eyes are done now.

2 hours ago, NecroMancer said:

Awesome!  I missed this thread and didn't realize you were painting her.  I have wanted to get her for awhile and paint her up for my wife but I keep spending too much on KS to be able to afford her.

 

She is definitely worth it.

And the company has great service, I got a bad mold line on the sombrero and even after 6 months or so, they send me a new one!

 

They also have some other great models.

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1 hour ago, KruleBear said:

Not sure how I missed this thread....pure AWESOME! Now I am off to buy a copy for myself. 

 

Thank you!

I need more time, so it will take a while, but she is a wonderful sculpt!

When I have gathered enough courage to start the face paint, I will continue.

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