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This is an old mage knight figure; it's an 'Amazon Mancatcher'. I've got a couple more copies of this one that will all be converted eventually. She's armed with an absolutely ridiculous weapon; I cut that off and re-armed her with a trident from the bits box; I figured that with the net in her other hand, she'd make an interesting gladiator.

 

The base is supposed to be sand, does it look alright? Table top paint job; let me know what you think, please.

 

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Maybe a light highlight on the sand. It looks good now, just need a something to make it pop out more.

 

I like the swap. Fits right at home with Reaper's gladiators.

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Thanks!

 

What would you recommend, more white added to the base colors?

 

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The mancatcher weapon always looked kind of goofy to me, and the shaft was nowhere near thick enough, causing droop. The weapon swap was a good idea.

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I like themini but the sand reads more as dirt than sand to me (or at least on my monitor).  I would ligthen it up with some pale yellows and whites (dry brush maybe) to bring it to more of a light sand color.

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Looks Good! Love a good Retarius!

 

Some real sand glued to the base will give you more texture for the dry brush to catch...

 

I like to use sand in it's natural color when I am trying to do a sand base....

 

George

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