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Speed painted Ral Partha gargoyle

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I had mixed up a unique shade of gray paint for another figure I'm working on, and had a fair bit left over. Not wanting to waste it, I dug this out of storage and slapped it on him. I think it took me about an hour and a half to finish him up.

 

The base color is pretty close to the same color as the figure; this is intentional. I wanted to get kind of a camouflage effect with it.

 

The figure has a loincloth sculpted on, which I found kind of funny. Why  would a gargoyle need a loincloth, are they anatomically correct?

 

My mind works in strange ways sometimes...

 

Anyway, here's the pics, please let me know what you think.

 

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Gargoyle looks fine.

 

Not sure if you could enhance the base a bit though.

Maybe a bit of green? some kind of vines?

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