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I can see where you used several different greens, but in my experience "subtle" gets lost at tabletop distance. So next time I would suggest more contrast, deeper shading and brighter highlights on the cloak. 

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A while ago you started a thread about feedback, and indicated that perhaps you'd like more.  In that spirit, here's my favorite tip for leather armor:  Base coat in a light to medium leather-ish brown.  Slather on top a small amount of a dark, translucent brown like the HD Brown Umber, or mix one yourself from any dark brown mixed 1 to 1 with brush on sealer.  (Sort of like you're rubbing stain on a nice piece of wood--you wipe off excess from everywhere except the cracks.)  You instantly get that rich, leathery texture.  A regular water wash doesn't work because you want a little more color sticking to the surface, not just in the cracks.  The Secret Weapon washes aren't bad for this, either.  

 

Flesh wash on the face and a little bit of a black wash on those buttons on the cloak would also be an easy way to get the details standing out a bit more.  I'm not sure exactly what feedback you're looking for, but your basing looks really good and makes me want to see a little more detail on the character.  Basecoat-wash-drybrush might be looked down on by serious painters, but it does produce good tabletop results so I totally still do it for quick NPCs.  

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I'm a sucker for using the Army Painter washes for things like leather. They work really well to give you nice shading fast and have a very slight gloss that to me suits leather. I have 6 different colours but find I don't use the red, green and blue a lot. It's hard for me to not slather on the dark, strong and soft shades all over everything. 

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Looks good as tabletop.

If you want it to stand out more you need more highlights, more light green on the cape for example.

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Just to be fair, Reaper now sells more washes too.  The flesh wash I've got is a Reaper wash, and they also now have wash medium so that you can quickly mix a custom wash.  Don't know if you're looking to go for easy or cheap.  ^_^ 

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