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Ral Partha: Belinda, Knight of the Light

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EDIT: Added photo with a finished base

Pretty much done, in actual sun light you can see some of the highlights on the skin, so I'm happy with that being it was my first time trying that, just going to have to practice some more, still considering she's missing half her face to the cast error she came out looking a lot better once paint was added. Also really like how the red hair triad worked out.
What I learned
1. Skin is tricky but not as intimidating as I thought it was.
2. With work miscasts can end up looking good.
3. Always outline the eyes, though I think I'm going to try a walnut brown next time for fair skin.
4. Practice practice practice

 

C&C always welcome.

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Belinda fback.jpg

Belinda fbase.jpg

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Good job.

I would paint the base and flock it, that would look even better.

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hadn't really thought about that as i was using this for  practice but you are right. I should flock the base. even practice mini's should have a finished look. I'll update the top post sometime tomorrow with the finished base.

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20 minutes ago, Warlady said:

Her hair came out very well.

Thanks, the red hair triad worked wonders for it. only thing I added was a little bit of dragon white to the red highlight to try and give parts a little bit more contrast

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