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Here’s my next big project, a 1984 Ral Partha dragon. This old fellow was in pieces when I received him, and painted. I’ve cleaned him up, removed the old epoxy glue, pinned him back together, and tonight realized it looks like he’s rising out of the water. He needs a bigger base, which I have (75x46mm oval). But I have never done any basing, and I’d like to create a base that extends the appearance of water. I have no idea how to do that, so any and all suggestions and illustrations are welcome!

 

 

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Cool dragon!

 

I suggest looking at Youtube vids about creating dioramas with water, you can learn a lot from that.

 

There are several types of water effects and resin on the market to create anything from puddles to a sea.

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I painted this one a while back and kind of thought that was kind of like a rising air current. The problem was I didn't really build on to the base, just stuck him on a black painted base afterwards.

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