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March RPChallenge CAV Tiamat

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So...because I'm so great at being timely, and this has been on my artist page for some time before getting it here: My RPchallenge Bonus: Fools Guild...Mercenary Group "The Eye." While technically masking electronic signature is more important than physical appearance with such powerful electronics...some ideas are still just bad.

 

Like painting yellow

 

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Seriously I don't know how yall paint yellow without going mad.

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Who said we weren't mad?  :wacko:

 

I found and airbrush is good at getting good coverage of yellow. Barring that, many thin coats. it takes time.

 

It looks like you did a fair job with your yellow.

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Multiple coats, undercoat with white, patience. My original Adon scheme included bright yellow and I'm giving strong consideration to coming up with a new one because it's such a pain, especially next to dark colors where you can easily spoil the yellow parts. Looks like yours came out nice and vivid.

 

 

 

 

*psst* that there's a Tiamat; the Kraken's a gunship :ph34r:

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I usually underpaint with true white first.  I also have 1 or 2 opaque light yellows if I'm in a rush (golden glow comes to mind) that can act as a base coat.  then its just lots and lots of layers...

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I mix my own colours. I do a lighter brown base the blend shades of yellow with brown to build up. The transparency of yellow gives subtle details of the brown and transition shades. I normally do a final light yellow highlight to finish it.

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