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Sooo... instead of focusing on my February goals, my ADHD brain has wandered off and pulled this little guy out of his box... 

 

I usually fail so badly at these WIP threads as I am terrible at actually finishing my projects but I'm going to try to not over-think this guy and get some paint on him.   Hopefully my brain will sort out the base for Cinder while I'm working on something else...

 

He has been primed black and white (zenithal) thus far.  Tomorrow, after drywall and mudding work, hopefully will be colors. 

 

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Thanks for watching. 

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So a little bit of work so far. 

 

Warcolour Pink #5  was applied pretty much everywhere that wasn't smooth skin.

Warcolour Flesh #5 was then applied from below (counter-zenithaly???) to soften the black primer and start to tie things together. 

 

Not sure if I want the wings just like the rest of the body or a bit different...  add the pink to the wings too or leave them?  Was looking at some of the warm greys (warcolour) for the wings. 

 

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Got some work done on my chompy little friend. 

 

The deeper pink areas got a hit of Minitaire Magenta Ghost tint.  Skin got a couple layers of successfully lighter warcolour skin tones mixed with warm greys (skin 2 then 1 mixed with warm grey 2 then 1).  The back got hit with some of the flesh highlights as well before the whole "raw" area got a quick wash of Minitaire Fresh Blood Ghost Tint.  I'll be working some pinks back in after.  (forgot to take a picture of this...oops!).

 

Wings were given a light coat of the same pink as the body and I'll likely bring them up to a grey similar to the flesh with less skin-tone mixed in. 

 

I think I've gotten about all I'm going to get from the airbrush and will next work on using the good zenithal highlights to better shade his pecs, abdomen and arms. 

 

Tooth got some love too with some Ochre 1 and 5 and a bit of yellow ghost tint.  I think I'm calling the tooth done. 

 

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Thanks for looking. 

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I love it so far.

 

Maybe do the wings with a fleshtone with the pink mixed in?

 

 

Looking great! I love the model and your take on it so far!

 

Thank you both.  :;):

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Picked out the gory flesh/innards in the back after the purple and red washes.  Several light layers with the more prominent ones getting more coats of successively lighter pinks all the way to off-white.  I'm calling the back messy part done. 

 

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Went off-palette in my attempt to shade the abs with some brown and I don't like it at all so now I'm cleaning that up and will be using some more purple/dark flesh to get some of the shades in better. 

 

More to follow and thanks for looking. 

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And, just in time for bed (for me at least... ) 

 

Redid some touches on the shading and gave him one last shot of highlight... in the harsh painting light it looks washed out now but to the naked eye, the subtle changes are much more visible. 

 

Started on his mouth.  Still some work to go including some saliva, but that will wait for tomorrow...

 

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Sweet dreams... 

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