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Got the black bits done and a base coat on the guns.

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Went back to see what wash I used on Nick's gun...seems I didn't note it.  Bad Jasper.....

I'll likely do something more with the sniper rifle than the others.  It's bigger than she is so should have some added detail beyond a wash and some highlights.

And still need to decide on what to do with the goggles (it is remarkable hard not to type google....)

 

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Not feeling great today but managed to do a little before lunch.

 

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Did the highlights and a dark tone wash on the guns.  I'll see if that matches Nick after lunch.  I left out the sniper as I want to do a bit more on her gun.

Came up with an idea for the goggles, think it looks ok.  Mixed MSP Ruby Red with Scale75 Black Metal and some MSP Solid Black. Added more Ruby Red to the mix for a highlight of sorts.

Bases are just base coated.  They'll get a bunch of washes to dirty them up at the end.

 

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So the next 4 are pretty much done, just need to take one more look at the bases tomorrow when they are dry and see if I need to dirty them up more.

Here they are with Nick.

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Huh, who knew?  Cleaning the lens on your phone makes the photos better.....:upside:

 

And while I was at it I grabbed the remaining 5 and got them all to the same level for the base coats.

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Next I'll need to decide on skin tones for them and get a base down.

 

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Been mostly working (not that I've had much time to paint this week) on my spring exchange.  But got some time to work on the last 2 while waiting for a wash to dry.

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Main khaki and olive are done.

 

Hopefully get a couple more paint sessions in today, and hopefully spend some of that time on these guys.  Leathers and faces next I think. Hair too I suppose.

 

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Faces and leathers done.  Black base coat touched up.  A base coat of Black Metal on all the metals but the base.

Base coat of Pig Iron on the base and the first of many washes to dirty it up.

 

Not likely to get too much done tomorrow, headed up to the city to see Avengers on the IMAX; that will take most of the day.

 

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Metals are done (ish, I might touch up a couple of things after looking at the pictures.....).

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Still putting washes on the bases.  Blacks still need to be done, I've been leaving those until after the metals in case the gloves get shiny by mistake.

After that I think just Torch's hair is left...

 

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