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schleicharama



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PostSubject: painting discussion   Sun Jan 06, 2013 11:30 pm

hi
can I use a spray painting device to paint over a schleich
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Gulogulo76



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PostSubject: Re: painting discussion   Mon Jan 07, 2013 7:50 am

Well, if you're using it as a base coat or primer, I'd say yes. I repainted a Schleich fox to resemble a "silver fox" color phase, and I spray painted the model black to begin with. I sprayed the coats lightly and evenly until the entire model was covered. I did two coats, and I used flat black Wal-Mart brand spray paint. From there, I started painting up layers of regular, water based craft acrylic paint in black, added silver highlights and white details. all the paint worked well, and I ended up with a very nice alternate color scheme to a regular Schleich red fox. So yes, you can use spray paint, just be careful.
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