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Really ridiculously good brush control for your first figures.  Solid colors, good shadows and highlights.  Ummm... I'm honestly struggling to think of anything to criticitise here.  Those are a really solid first set of figures.

MAYBE start thinking about blending?  We'll see how you handle detail work with the more involved figures, so that's a good place to start, but for those figures?  Yeah.  Good job.

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So these are not only your first minis, but more or less your first painting? Wow, that's darned good results.

 

I like the thinking behind trying the mummy, that it's palette would be close to the skeleton's.

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This is some really good painting. Looking good, cant wait to see what you do on the others. I think the results will surprise yourself.

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Don't sell yourself short; those are fantastic for being the first miniatures you've ever done. You're off to a very good start, just keep practicing.

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 Most of us folks who started painting minis back in the days before Learn-To-Paint kits and internet tutorials ended up having our first fifteen or twenty minis look like they'd been colored in by a three-year-old kid with crayons, lol.

 

I can honestly say that it took me about five years to get my brush control to where you are now.

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They look great! Your off to an excellent start. Practice. That's it, just practice, get comfortable with the basics.

 

Welcome to the forum! I look forward to watching your progress.

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You, my friend, are a NATURAL! I was painting for quite awhile before I reached that level of artistry...I'll avoid making excuses for honesty's sake...honest. Without taking into consideration your lack of experience, your brushwork & eye for colors are OUTSTANDING. VERY WELL DONE indeed!

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Very good work, if you hadn't mentioned that you a firsttimer, I would have thought you've been doing this for quite a while.

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awesome work

 

if you drill you can add a bit of string to the bow ... most don't, but it ruins my suspension of disbelief if I don't see the string

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