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Grenadier Orc (or goblin)? Circa 1987ish

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After finishing a mini and then stripping it today because it didn't look right I needed some relaxation and painted this that a friend passed to me to paint and yes it brought back memories. Critique please.

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Wow now I remember minis being smaller back then but that's one teeny tiny ogre ;) Ty for the info sir

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I've only been painting for two years, so have nothing like this in my collection. He has loads of character though.

 

As for critiques just the basic things.  The hair needs depth of colour. I would recommend just using a quick wash of a deeper green and a quick highlight of the base again. Also on the fur I'd add a black wash and then re highlight. The bow case could use some highlighting on the edges as well.  

 

Best of luck with the mini you had to strip and start over again!

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And this is a Grenadier? The pose is almost identical to some ancient Citadel orcs I have...

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Yeah I washed the fur with brown instead of black, big mistake as it really did not shade anything. And the quiver needs some work. Yup I think grenadier and ral Parthia had very similar casts. Thank you all

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Hmmm Anne interesting what kind of sealer I use krylon Matt finish it's a spray. What are you using. I would never of thought of doing that

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