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PostSubject: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Mon Jul 03, 2017 5:16 pm

I started with repainting a few days ago.

The first model is the older andalusian mare from Schleich. I am hornest, this is a difficult model to start with, but I didn't think about it before. I will take some time I finished her, the shading is still missing at all.
But here are the first pics of her:




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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Mon Jul 03, 2017 8:41 pm

She looks good so far. Can't wait wait to see the progress.

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Mon Jul 03, 2017 9:51 pm

Great colour cheers

I so totally agree ! One has to try it to realise how darned difficult it is to repaint a model tongue Laughing

But you are doing really well !
Especially I notice the socks and the hooves Applause

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Tue Jul 04, 2017 12:04 pm

It look nice already.
I can say, if you want to make it ''prepped'' with white you can better buy a spray paint with.
Not make it white with your brush , it will not be as smooth as a spray paint.
But for the color already GREAT choice and i look nice.

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Jul 05, 2017 4:32 pm

Updated pics from andalusian mare "Maja" :)

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:38 pm

my andalusian mare "Maja" is almost ready :)

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Jul 12, 2017 4:39 pm

And my appaloosa mare wants to become a pinto mare someday :)

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Thu Jul 13, 2017 10:12 am

That is very nice, the colors suits here!
Watch for the amount of water on you brush before getting paint on the brush, if there is very much water the paint will finn out a lot and will be lighter on the horse, and if there is little tot non water it wil be darker. Just a little advice Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:45 pm

More models i am working on :)






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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:49 pm

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That is very nice, the colors suits here!
Watch for the amount of water on you brush before getting paint on the brush, if there is very much water the paint will finn out a lot and will be lighter on the horse, and if there is little tot non water it wil be darker. Just a little advice Very Happy

Thanks for the advice :)

But the problem is the colour, it just doesn't cover really good. I think I have to spend some money in better colour someday :) i have to paint 3-4 times before the colour covers.
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:48 pm

@Maja-Maus wrote:
@Dum_my wrote:
That is very nice, the colors suits here!
Watch for the amount of water on you brush before getting paint on the brush, if there is very much water the paint will finn out a lot and will be lighter on the horse, and if there is little tot non water it wil be darker. Just a little advice Very Happy

Thanks for the advice :)

But the problem is the colour, it just doesn't cover really good. I think I have to spend some money in better colour someday :) i have to paint 3-4 times before the colour covers.

maybe that wil help ! :)
It could also be that the white u use reject the other paint.. then it will be maybe woth it to try another prep white.

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Tue Jul 18, 2017 11:12 am

The next models are ready :) gray horses made of frisian stallion and foal :) Pics will follow soon. I think this time I will sell them. i can't keep every repaint, even because of lots of other figures are still packed in boxes, because I don't have much space Sad
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Tue Jul 18, 2017 5:11 pm

Now my gray horse stallion and foal are ready :) I decided to sell them, because I don't have space for them... but i love them anyway <3







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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:26 pm

Very nice! Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Jul 19, 2017 5:00 pm

Good job!
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Jul 19, 2017 5:12 pm

Thanks everyone. They are already reserved Sad i will miss them Very Happy Some kind of funny, that those repaints mean so much to me. But it is impossible, that I keep them all, although I love them all.
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Jul 21, 2017 9:47 pm

Still working on these models :)




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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Jul 21, 2017 10:33 pm

@Maja-Maus wrote:
Thanks everyone. They are already reserved Sad i will miss them Very Happy Some kind of funny, that those repaints mean so much to me. But it is impossible, that I keep them all, although I love them all.

Of course you love them, - it takes love and time to make such nice repaints Very Happy

But I can see that you are very industrious, so you already have new ones again cheers

I am especially impressed by the overo-paint !!! It must be very difficult to make those uneven borders between dark and white, isn't it ? Very Happy
Also you seem to be an expert in making beautyful eyes Applause

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Sat Jul 22, 2017 3:16 pm

Of course you love them, - it takes love and time to make such nice repaints Very Happy

But I can see that you are very industrious, so you already have new ones again cheers

I am especially impressed by the overo-paint !!! It must be very difficult to make those uneven borders between dark and white, isn't it ? Very Happy
Also you seem to be an expert in making beautyful eyes Applause [/quote]

You are right Susanne, spotted horses like pinto horses are really hard to paint, it took a long time, until it looked like that :)
But i will do more, and maybe it will be easier for me someday.

I won't say, that I am an expert. These small eyes are so difficult to paint. Sometimes they look good, and I am lucky. Sometimes my hand shakes just at the moment I paint an eye, and I have to start again :)
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Mon Jul 24, 2017 11:00 am

Very nice!
What and improvement already!
Love them all!

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Jul 26, 2017 5:15 pm

2 models are ready :)






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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Jul 26, 2017 6:57 pm

I adore them both cheers

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Aug 04, 2017 4:51 pm

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:20 pm

You are an artist! I love the last one. I'm in love with knabstruppers and your repaint is one of the best I've ever seen
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Aug 04, 2017 8:01 pm

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You are an artist! I love the last one. I'm in love with knabstruppers and your repaint is one of the best I've ever seen

Oh don't say that, I am not that good :)

It shoud be a tiger dappled horse not a knabstrupp horse :) But they look really similar :)
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Aug 04, 2017 8:56 pm

Ohhh! What ever it is called, that spotted horse is fabulous cheers

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Sat Aug 05, 2017 6:31 pm

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Ohhh! What ever it is called, that spotted horse is fabulous cheers

Thank you very much :)
I worked on the mane and tale, but it didn't work so good sadly :) But my first appaloosa looks good now :)
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Sun Aug 06, 2017 5:09 pm

More models I am working on:









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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Thu Aug 10, 2017 12:25 pm

Oeoe those are looking nice already! Very Happy
Love the appy Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Thu Aug 10, 2017 4:29 pm

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Oeoe those are looking nice already! Very Happy
Love the appy Very Happy

Thank you. It is very hard to do an appi horse. I am a little bit desperate about her.
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Aug 23, 2017 5:19 pm

3 horses more are finished now - the frisian was an order :)










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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Sat Aug 26, 2017 8:12 pm

Very nice! Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Sun Aug 27, 2017 5:26 pm

Shire mare :)


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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Tue Aug 29, 2017 1:00 pm

That is a really nice color Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:55 pm

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Aug 30, 2017 11:54 pm

It is very beautiful! Love the color choice and good work! Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Mon Sep 25, 2017 6:55 pm

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Mon Sep 25, 2017 8:15 pm

Woah, those are really nice Shocked I can see the progress since your first repaints. Love them, keep up the great work! cheers

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Tue Sep 26, 2017 12:07 pm

The bay rearing is my favourite. All the horses are amazing but that one is really beautiful! What did you use to paint it?

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Tue Sep 26, 2017 9:50 pm

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The bay rearing is my favourite. All the horses are amazing but that one is really beautiful! What did you use to paint it?

Thank you :) I just used normal acrylic colours mixed with water. Only black and white :)
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:09 am

What a great horses again. those leopard appaloosa's are very niceley deatailled.

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:55 pm

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What a great horses again. those leopard appaloosa's are very niceley deatailled.

Thank you. These are easy to make :)

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Sat Sep 30, 2017 7:52 pm

I finished 3 horses :)






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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Sun Oct 01, 2017 10:05 pm

Very beautiful repaints! Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Tue Oct 03, 2017 9:57 am

Oe very nice Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Thu Oct 05, 2017 5:11 pm

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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:39 am

You keep beautyful repaints comming !!! They get more and more wonderful Applause

If I should pick a favorite, it could be this one . SO lovely and elegant :
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Mon Oct 09, 2017 3:07 pm

@SUSANNE wrote:
You keep beautyful repaints comming !!! They get more and more wonderful  Applause

If I should pick a favorite, it could be this one . SO lovely and elegant :
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I finished 3 horses :)


Applause Applause Applause

Thnaks Susanne :) I love this Blue Roan too. Sadly he was an order and I have to sell him Sad otherweise he would be perfect for my mustang conga :)
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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:29 pm

3 new horses, one for my conga Very Happy






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PostSubject: Re: I started with repainting - Schleich horses   Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:33 pm

Oh gosh, they're all so pretty drunken I love the ones with the black spots, they are gorgeous. It looks so well on the Knabstrupper mare, she's such a pretty lady with your spots! But the Lusitano looks great as well! You're just getting better and better, love it!

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