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PostSubject: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 11:07 am

Today is a day of horse customs, so I am adding a repaint of Schleich retired Holstein mare, which I have received from dear friend Rogerio. I have been thinking about removing the mane, but this figurine has such a charm that I've decided that it wouldn't be a good idea.

I've tried to find some interesting coats for Holstein horses, but I haven't found any that I would love, so I've decided that I will leave the figurine as it is, just with a new layer of paint.

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 12:22 pm

Fiswa, this really, really warms my heart cheers

That Holstein mare is one of the Schleich horses that cemented the concept "Schleichhorses" in one word Very Happy
So much charm and personality, - and you gave her a new life with beauty and the original charm Applause Applause

Fantastic work !!!! Well done !!! I LOVE IT cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 1:07 pm

Agata, sehe's very beautiful! I'm also a high fan of this model - love to customize her and I think you made a fantastic job! I'm happy you didn't remove the mane, she's very calm and happy with that Very Happy
Cannot wait to see the other customs you said you'll do bounce bounce cheers sunny

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 1:32 pm

Beautiful, great work! cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 1:54 pm

I am glad that figure ended in your hands, your decision of restoring instead of customizing was excelent. I find the Holsteiner mare an excelent figure, it almost doesn't look from the same brand has those braided horses we see on local shops these days.
What is already good doesn't need big changes, and to restore a good figure is not a bad thing, I already saw on STS some fantastic Lineol figures having new lifes due to the talented hands of their restorers. Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 4:35 pm

She's gorgeous, great job. She didn't even need to change her coat at all, still a fantastic figure.

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 6:37 pm

I just... I... Wow... She is wonderful! cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 7:34 pm

What's it with horse repaints today? Not that I mind bounce The more the better Wink

She's lovely I love you I've always liked the mold and I think you did a very good repainting her cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 08, 2014 9:40 pm

Nice work!!

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 15, 2014 7:10 pm

I agree that she's a very lovely model! And such an excellent restoration Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Mon Sep 15, 2014 8:40 pm

She is really beautiful! Nice new colour drunken cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:28 pm

Really nice outcame for the mare.
She is a good old model (not a toyisch girl thing)
You have upgraded her to a better place from;
old beat up model horse,
to nice backyard horse on retirement after a long carier Razz

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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Fri Oct 03, 2014 9:40 am

This mold is one of the better horses Schleich ever made. The details in the face etc. and you brought it back to life!! Wonderful! Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Fri Feb 13, 2015 4:55 am

Lovely work!
Can you tell me what kind of paint you are using? I'm new to restorations, but would love to learn.
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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Fri Feb 13, 2015 1:27 pm

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Lovely work!
Can you tell me what kind of paint you are using? I'm new to restorations, but would love to learn.
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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Thu Feb 26, 2015 3:30 pm

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Lovely work!
Can you tell me what kind of paint you are using? I'm new to restorations, but would love to learn.
Best,
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Sorry for such a delay with response! I use Primo acrylic paints :)
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PostSubject: Re: Schleich Holstein mare restoration   Fri Feb 27, 2015 8:20 pm

AMAZING!
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