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Bombshell's Mi-Sher and Eureka Chinese Pirates

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A lovely sculpt from Bombshell, Mi-Sher is billed as a Mongolian princess. I had a lot of fun with her dress.

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This post seems as good as any for a pair of Chinese Pirates I got years ago from Eureka. They both have a pudao or glaive. They were among my first forays into freehand back in the day--the one with the hat has a silver loong dragon on his back, and the hatless one, a crane. 

 

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Mi-sher looks fantastic. I love how you interpreted her robes. I have not seen many painted versions of her.  She is one of my all time favorite sculpts, since she reminds me so much of a MMO character I played for a good ten years.  I have not finished painting either of the two copies I own. 

 

Your backgrounds for photos are great, as always. So evocative with just a few pieces of terrain. :) 

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Thanks, all!

On 6/23/2019 at 9:14 AM, Inarah said:

I love how you interpreted her robes. I have not seen many painted versions of her.  She is one of my all time favorite sculpts, since she reminds me so much of a MMO character I played for a good ten years.  I have not finished painting either of the two copies I own. 

Well, now I want to see them! Going to paint one of them as the character, I hope? 

All I did was Google "mongolian traditional dress?" for the color schemes and patterns. If I were to do it again I might swap the blue out for black. 
 

On 6/23/2019 at 9:14 AM, Inarah said:

Your backgrounds for photos are great, as always. So evocative with just a few pieces of terrain. :) 

 

7 hours ago, Iridil said:

Beautiful work on her dress! And again, great terrain - love those trees.

I appreciate it! I'd love to take credit for the tree, but luck and laziness were on my side. It was a Michael's ornament (as was the bridge) that came with a little birdhouse attached with twisted wire. I didn't care for the birdhouse, and the green wire made a nice vine that says "not North America or Europe." 

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