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Love the look you have for this mouseling.

 

I think your headed in the right direction from the look of it.  As I've only attempted NMM with a helmet visor I really cant help except to agreed the blurring the lines helped a lot.  I went with a mid tone then shaded down with super thinned paint to the shadow area.  Then I did the opposite with super thinned white to the highlight line like you have.  That helping with the blurring the lines for me.

 

Edit: I shadowed down with a darker grey then black in the deepest areas.

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Thanks guys.

 

I was just about to post a last pic for final bits of input before I called her done... but then noticed I need to clean up her ear a bit.  And I forgot her tail...

 

Anyways, here she is, if you'd kindly point out anything else I need to work on.

 

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No work on the Mousling tonight - I got a start on my super secret summer exchange mini.   I'm assuming the general rule is no pics of exchange minis until after they've been received?

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I believe your reference threw you off because the handle reflected with a sharp transition on the left side of the tankard. A opposed to the right side the has fairly smooth transition. Note that the front of the curve has a very sharp distinct transition between the darkest color and the white (i guess this would be the orizon line in SENMM if it was sidewYs :-) ).

 

I have yet to do any real nmm. Yours looks darn close. Good work.

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No work on the Mousling tonight - I got a start on my super secret summer exchange mini. I'm assuming the general rule is no pics of exchange minis until after they've been received?

You can post if you want, just don't tell us who it's for. Like when I do them I'll either not post to keep total surprise (holding on to pics until it arrives) or post as a "normal" project w/o saying it's even an exchange.

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Quiet time for Malynor.

 

Competition season is just about to start for my Pipe and Drum Band, and I've been super busy practising, and preparing for that.  In order for me to get my Summer Exchange miniature out in time, it'll be taking up most of my free/painting time.

 

The first mini I had picked (and started) for the summer exchange happened to be one that my partner had already painted and posted.  I searched through all their content, and have settled on another miniature that suits his request.  I've decided not to post any pics of it.  I'll take some pics for Show-Off after my partner gets it.

 

I've done a little bit more work on the Mouseling Wench... still need some basing, and a few touch-ups before I post her to Show-Off....  Still trying to decide if I'll do the barkeep and post them together or not (I'm leaning towards yes, but, it'll probably be August before I've got time to start working on the Barkeep).

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