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not sure why she's singing to a bush, she just is.

 

So, this is the opposite of The Three Amigos. Look out for the Invisible Swordsman!

 

She's lovely. Really like the pink and blue.

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There's a song I Talk To The Trees; I guess with the size factor, Gnomes sing to The Bush...I guess. Whatever...she is a LOVELY little creation, AND may just have motivated moi to do something with the Stone Haven miniatures I have languishing in The Vault. Thanks for the inspiration. VERY WELL DONE!

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Super-cute, and a nice clean ensemble.

I like the contrast on the leather knee-guards, but in comparison the harp looks oddly dull, especially the strings and the tuning-pegs.  The harp is more important to the figure's identity than her knee-guards are, so I would have liked to see higher highlights on the wood, the tuning-pegs picked out, and a lighter treatment of the strings (maybe a silvery-ivory color or even gold).  Since the strings are sculpted in, you could probably just draw the side of your brush over them, and the paint would stick to the raised strings.

Keep up the good work.

Derek

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Super-cute, and a nice clean ensemble.

I like the contrast on the leather knee-guards, but in comparison the harp looks oddly dull, especially the strings and the tuning-pegs.  The harp is more important to the figure's identity than her knee-guards are, so I would have liked to see higher highlights on the wood, the tuning-pegs picked out, and a lighter treatment of the strings (maybe a silvery-ivory color or even gold).  Since the strings are sculpted in, you could probably just draw the side of your brush over them, and the paint would stick to the raised strings.

Keep up the good work.

Derek

 

Thanks.

 

I did get super lazy with the harp, I think it's just a basecoat and wash.

Also, sadly, I can't take credit for her kneepads, that's a reflection from my lamp  :down: 

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