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Duergar Cleric, Sergeant, and 2 Grunts (02988, 02989)

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Thank you!

 

George

 

I am surprised that no one else seems to have painted / posted these guys...

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Well done.

 

I like the red armor on the female.

 

Nice skintones too. I might "borrow" that for Undead..they don't look that healthy you know..

 

Keep 'em coming.

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bald hammer guy is great, glove highlights especially. 

and the shield colors are nifty. 

but there are some rough transitions on the NNM metal blends on  the first guy 

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Thanks All!

They look great. I really like the skin tone, care to share?

 

 

Well done.

 

I like the red armor on the female.

 

Nice skintones too. I might "borrow" that for Undead..they don't look that healthy you know..

 

Keep 'em coming.

I am using Scale 75 Brown Gray, Rainy Gray, and Thar Brown as my colors, all from the Black & White set, as my skin tone.

Base Brown Gray

1St High light Rainy Gray

2nd + High lights Rainy Gray and Thar Brown

5-10 Glazes of Thar Brown & Rainy Gray to smooth out transitions.

 

I think that if you continued up the color scale, this would make a good Vampire skin color...

In 30+ years of painting fantasy minis, I have never painted a Vampire....

Going to have to order one from Reaper for Halloween....

 

See the WiP for info on the red armor. I added a touch of Ruby Alchemy by itself at the very end... It looks a little 'pinker' in real life, probably should have used Garnet Alchemy....

bald hammer guy is great, glove highlights especially. 

and the shield colors are nifty. 

but there are some rough transitions on the NMM metal blends on  the first guy 

Thanks EH!

All metals are metallic paints from Scale 75.

 

The shading of metallics is still something I am learning to do. Got some good info from the 'Dark Lord of Enablers'....

I used to wash and dry brush and call it done....

Using the metallics like this can be a little tricky, (at least I am finding it so....) as it can be difficult to see the transitions when you are actually painting them...

 

George

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