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Neutralizing Gloss Varnish?

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I had just finished a miniature, one I was kinda happy with, and decided to varnish since I was gonna use it on tabletop. 

Once I had it varnished I realized... I used the wrong one. Instead of Vallejo Matt Varnish, Citadel's 'ardcoat, which is a glossy barnish. Now I have a shiny miniature. Is there anything I could do to either diminish the gloss or remove it completely? Is there any very specific remover to dissolve varnish without harming the paint job? 

If there isn't I guess my only choice will be to remove it all completely with paint stripper and start again..... :( 

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Make sure the gloss coat is fully cured, then you should be able to go over it with matt varnish.  Many people do this on tabletop figures since the gloss coat provides extra protection.

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Oh, good to know! thank you so much :) 

The issue is, that wasn't even a work for me: it was for a friend, I'm painting his "Gloomhaven" miniatures, and I intend to give the best result possible... 

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2 hours ago, Gadgetman! said:

Well, there you go, then, two coats of varnish, can it get any better than that?

Using goblin math, wouldn't 20 coats be best? ::D:

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