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I'm not going to be able to paint two more minis for a diorama by tomorrow night :)

 

Thanks for the kind words, folks! This one was a journey and I learned a lot not only about painting (and basing!) but about staying focused over a long project and having the endurance to see it through (more or less!).

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Cash;

That was an epic battle, and not only did you win,

your raised the Miniature scale.  That piece of work is examplary, and

did I mention FANTASMAGORIC ?

You really did an incredible job, and the fact that you recorded your decisions with photographs,

and backed up your thinking, will be helpful to so many Newbee's !

Great learning experience for you, and a guide to those that will find it in the future !

:)

Jay

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Awww crap, I only have trio of Reaper minis left at the moment and this guy was one of them and next on the list to paint. Yours is so awesome, I won't be touching mine for a while now. :(

You can't compete with CashWiley !

LEARN from his work.

Make that Mini YOUR OWN, thats what the hobby is about.

I took on Goldar after I saw Cash's work (of which mine isn't as wonderful),

but I made it mine, and that made me glad.

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Really stellar work.  Definitely reads as "hot", more than just "orange", which can be hard to accomplish, so well done there.  Stand out bits from where I sit are the NMM highs and lows on the blade edge (you are clearly a more patient man than I), the incredible contrast in the skintones, and the glints on the metal bits.  Your skill at NMM is just bloody incredible.  I'm not actually much of a fan of the sculpt itself, but the paint you've done here is more than enough to make me like this guy.

 

Sigh.  I guess I'd better finally tackle the LTPK3 sitting on my desk.

 

 

Edit: Actually - where did you go for the lows on the skin?  Bloodstain red?  It's a really wonderful contrast from the molten interior colours.

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