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Every Dungeon and town square needs statues.  And some of us don't have all day (or a deep enough silverware drawer) to spend on each one.  I don't have a use for a lady carting around several hundredweight of Draconic Head Cheese, but the sculpt's just too nifty to leave in the box of shame.  So, a commemorative statue of Lady Janan of Elmoria it is.





77039: Janan, Female Dragon Slayer by Julie Guthrie


Just so we all know where we're starting.




Start with a Dark brown basecoat.  This one's raw umber, but Reaper's beloved brown liner will work a treat.




Drybrush with just about any relatively opaque light blue.  This will look terrible.  Just go with it.  If you really loved this figure it wouldn't be getting turned into terrain.




Draw the rest of the owl.  A glaze of something seafoam green and somewhat translucent.  This is something called "Bayberry" in Folkart's catalog.  Seal with your favorite flat acrylic.  Now I've just got to build a fountain to stick her in.

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"This will look terrible.  Just go with it.  If you really loved this figure it wouldn't be getting turned into terrain."


I couldn't help but laugh out loud at this.  :D


You know, I think you've hit the nail on the head: This mini is ideal as a STATUE of a triumphant hero.  I suppose I need to find the right plinth, fountain, etc., to mount it upon.  :D

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