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Thanks everyone.

Trying to figure out the final steps in this mini.

It is so complicated now, due to the base (which is too big to file off), and all those small details ...

Looking at options on the basing..  I want this to be complimentary, and highlight the mini;

without showing the flaws in this one.

Think the painting is done (except for the eyes) ....*AGAIN*...

Gonna work on the base now, then finish with the eyes.

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Basing has commenced.  Goodness, that is one large broccoli on this mini.

I'll conquer that one!

Think this will be a mixture of sand, coffee grounds, and static grass, and anything else

I can toss in.  I do like what I have done with the mini though !

Comments ?

 

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I love what you did with it! I'd advocate for some higher highlights tho. You know, Forum mantra and all.

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I love what you did with it! I'd advocate for some higher highlights tho. You know, Forum mantra and all.

I agree with the higher highlights, I just DON'T want to make her "PRETTY"...

I'm thinking more gritty highlight colors using light brown, instead of white.

If I stuck to the more humanoid colors highlighting would have been easier.

She needs to be angry, and raged and "Oh So Sexy"..ROFL.

I;m trying to get that edginess in there. 

While I avoid repainting their blasted eye's one more time !!!!

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Have you thought instead about glazing dark purple for shadows?

Most Excellent Suggestion.  Instant highlights !

I'll do that !

Brilliant !

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Awesome! It'll give you the dirty/gritty feel you want and you can control how dark it gets when tinting with the glaze as you know.

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I agree with ub3r....  Might I also suggest some shadow color for the skirt...   I find it most distracting at this point as it looks kinda flat.  It even looks like the broccolli base (which might be why I find it distracting) so needs some brown or other color outside of gery and black in it.

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I agree with ub3r....  Might I also suggest some shadow color for the skirt...   I find it most distracting at this point as it looks kinda flat.  It even looks like the broccolli base (which might be why I find it distracting) so needs some brown or other color outside of gery and black in it.

Thanks Robinh;

I agree with you, and I will be working on that base sometime this weekend (if I can get to it).

Have to do some blending anyway !

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Uber's purple was just the ticket I needed.

Now I need to do some blending to get it correct, but it needed that extra kick.

 

Here are two photos.

 

 

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There we are..muchly improved.

I think I can safely move on to the rest of the basing stage now !

I'm not leaving the base painted, it will be covered with something, maybe sand, maybe coffee grounds, or leaves; but it isn't staying painted.

I can hear her now in her best "Garbo Voice".. I Vant to be...Alonne"...  ROFL.

 

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At least her lipstick, finger nails and toe nails match!   I suspect this is a very dangerous creature to ignore while dungeon crawling!

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