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I need some advice..

 

I was thinking of adding a tattoo to Ky-Ra.

 

Now I need to figure out a nice tattoo and where to put it.

 

I was thinking on the back of her shoulder, and something tribal like.

 

Any suggestions, ideas???

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I would look at images of norse designs and tattoos. There are a ton online.

I can't freehand anything so I can't wait to see what you do!

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A tattoo would look fabulous on her. Celtic knots of some sort would probably be the easiest thing to do.

 

 

WOW that was just what I was thinking about..

 

 

Here are some resources/tutorials on how to do tattoos and/or freehand:

 

Painting Tattoo Tutorial

MaGie Miniature Painting - Step by Step (NSFW)

Volomir's Blog - Painting Freehand

 

YouTube Video on Painting Tattoo on an ogre

 

 

Ub3r, Thx very useful

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So on to the horns, I got my inspiration from a mouflon ram.

 

I applied Scale 75 Inktense wood. Then I mixed GW Bleached Bone with just a little of this Inktense Wood and drybrushed/feathered the horns.

So far I like it. Might get some more depth highlights. I will have to think about it..or are they done?

 

 

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Applied some Reaper MSP Rosy Highlights, right now they look a bit harsh, but in the end I will glaze it all down with midtone Rosy Skin.

That's it for today. Work tomorrow..

 

http://i444.photobucket.com/albums/qq165/Balthar1964/Busts/DSCN3057_zpsfa0zqmay.jpg

 

 

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Looking great. I'd suggest some shadows on the underside of the horns.

 

 

I obey...Oh dark apprentice of enabling..

 

I used Inktense wood for the underside. I mixed Sepia Ink with Yellow Ink for the upperside. They look like horns to me..

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Worked on her skin.

 

Rosy shadow mixed with Amethyst Purple.

Rosy Skin mixed with Violet Red

Rosy highlights mixed with Blush Pink.

 

For the lips and the part where boys dream of...I mixed Rosy skin with Clotted Red and for highlights added some Blush Pink in the Mix.

All Reaper Paints.

 

Then for the hair mixed Vallejo Sepia Ink with Scale 75 Kalahari Orange.

I also did some work on the blueish metal with Scale 75 Cobalt Alchemy and for highlights mixed with White Alchemy,

 

Enjoy

 

LINKS FOR NUDITY

 

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Did some more work on the skin.

The leather and used Scale 75 Kunzite Alchemy for the gems and the dragon belt buckle eyes.

 

Also did the "bra" with blackened brown and went over the armor again with some Viking and Elven Gold ( scale 75)

 

Will need some touch up later but going well.

 

LINKED FOR NUDITY

 

http://i444.photobucket.com/albums/qq165/Balthar1964/Busts/DSCN3068_zpsq4xgprit.jpg

 

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