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So, i have started a new project mini, and I have an idea of what i want to do but no clue how to approach it.

 

The mini will have a light source, lets say a glowing globe in its hand..and i want the light cast from the glow to be shown on the mini...

 

do i paint the mini as normal first and then gradually buildup transparent layers of the glow color on those appropriate areas where the casted light would fall?

 

any example images or links woulg be greatly appreciated too... i've seen a few images at Coolminiornot that seem to be doing what i am talking about...

 

thanks!

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