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I'm currently painting this little elf maiden... I would love to give her hair a silve blond look, but still natural... anyone gor any ideas to how this could be done???

 

I'm a little afraid to go with the silver metallic colors... but what if I do a blend?? anyone got experience in blending metallics and non metallics???? ::(:

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a silver tone could easily be accomplished by just using grey colors..

 

if you put actually metallics in it, its going to look like the person has real metal hair

 

you may not want that

 

so, start with your lowest color (maybe something like a dark grey) then work up higher, until the final layer is white..

 

use small brushes!..lol

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Also, if you feel like it, you can use those pearlescent paint thingies you can get from most craft/hobby stores.

 

Me, I'd rather go with subtle greys, as prophet118 suggests, but then again, it's up to you.

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