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14575: Tierdeleira, Darkreach Priestess

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Nice work. Her skin turned out quite pretty and goes quite well with the purple armor. The ice weapon looks great too. For me the yellow does create a disconnect. The yellow dominates the scheme for me and pushes the skin and armor into the background, and doesn't quite work with the blue icy feel. I think a cool neutral color may have worked better. However I am not great at picking colors and for me it's a lot of trial and error, so I feel your pain with figuring out the yellow.

 

Overall she looks great and will stand out on the table. Nice work

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Thank you all! 

 

@Marsya - I was concerned the yellow might dominate the model too much, especially on the shield since its thrust forward at that one angle and on the helmet.  I have the Bones version of her somewhere as well and if I paint her again I will probably go with a blue-grey color like P3 underbelly blue.

 

@Erifnogard - Same here regarding taste, just ask my wife! :D

 

@Xherman - Wish I'd thought of using a brown wash, I think that would have helped, especially with the, er, thing on her helmet.

 
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I commented to you on FB about how great of a job you did, but saying it again here. Fantastic!

 

The others covered most of the critiques I would've given you on the finished product too with the shading.

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Very nice! And I generally agree with what others are saying (Great skin tones, cool ice-weapon, maybe a brown wash would improve the yellow, etc.) I'll also add that I like what you've done with the cloak, echoing the comic image.

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