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Gourls Paints; 77049 Arthrand Nightblade, Elf Ranger

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Had some time at work to slap paint on Arthrand here. I'm trying to subtly add highlights to his cloak. I've not had much practice with it yet. I know I need to push them a bit higher still though.

 

Also sorry for the sideways image. I'm uploading from my phone and it's gone wonky. I don't know how to fix it!

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I know that guy! Painted one of him up myself when I was green-er. You've done an excellent job with the smooth blending. You're right about wanting brighter highlights--probably going almost up to Pale Green (09012) if you're using the Reaper palette--but that's still perfectly good work. I'm looking forward to seeing you paint up the rest of him!

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Looking good so far thanks for sharing. You could also take his highlights up with an ochre color as well for a nice warm highlight. And if you plan to paint his quiver brown you could keep the highlight consist with the same ochre. Remember his shoulders would likely be hit a bit more by light and could stand to go a little higher there and the top of his hood.

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