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02631 Skeletal Cavalry Project 2 of 2 for Fealron

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My second project for Fealron marked off a few firsts: First magnetization, first mounted cavalry, first Pugh sculpt.

 

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Here you can see the 2mm magnets inserted strategically.

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This is how he sits mounted.  But, I wanted to keep it removable, thus the magnets.  I confirmed it would stay in place upside-down!


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A sharpened paper clip acting as the scaffold for the horn.  I also sharpened the lance tip.  It comes cylindrical out of the blister.

 

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Green putty to make the horn and cover/reinforce the magnets.

 

 

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White brush on primer, Black on the base.  
I tried a little experiment with the base coat to give the bone a more orange look:  1:1 Ruddy Flesh:Desert Stone.  It may become my go-to for bone work.

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Straight Desert Stone.

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Washed with Agrax Earthshade.

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Reapplied Desert Stone.

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Dirty Bone

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Splintered Bone with a touch of Desert Stone.

 

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Dragon White.

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The horn, hooves, and blanket are the Dusky Skin Triad, with a 4th layer final highlight of 1:1 Dusky Sin Highlight:Dragon White.

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Thanks!  It was truly a labor of love, and it was bittersweet to give them up.

 

The rider was painted the same way as far as the bone.

 

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The spear is Woodstain Brown, Shield Brown, Driftwood Brown.  The tip then got Dragon Black.

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Ashen Blue under the Metal.

Scale Color Heavy Metal and Speed Metal.

Then very dilute blue, black, green and brown GW glazes.

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Next up was a device for the shield.  Fealron’s request involved a woodland creature, normally good but turned to evil, and perhaps a minion for a necromancer.  That was where the ideas for corrupted then raised unicorns came from.  Checked off all 3 requests with each figure!  I envisioned a Druid-turned-Blighter-turned-Necromancer.  So the device was to be a tree:  half dead wood, half skeletal!

 

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Basically the tree used the same colors as the spear, and the bone recipe above.

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Saddle and belt and stirrups on rider.

Muddy Brown, Earth Brown, Tanned Leather with a touch of Earth Brown, glazed over with Agrax Earthshade.

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This was the protection system:  I had some 1 inch gray foam I cut into a tray.  It then got bubble wrapped and shipping peanuts, and arrived safely, intact and on time!

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