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PostSubject: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 4:21 pm

The mad deco painter strikes again! Laughing

I'm supposed to finish up various other customs, but the procrastination fairy dropped by... So here's what I did instead:

This lion model is pretty awesome as it is, but a little bronze never hurt anyone. He'll be getting a base, I think.
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The one advantage to Schleichs being so hypertextured: Drybrushing is super easy. (Ignore the tail, it's not done yet.)
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My attempt at a tarnished brass patina. This old gal sat in my body box with the remains of another deco paintjob on her, so I thought she deserved some attention at long last.
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What's next? I'm considering a rusty giraffe...

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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 4:31 pm

Haha, nicely done!!! Congratulations Sumo!!! cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 4:44 pm

Nice idea cheers cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 5:17 pm

I love them cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 5:43 pm

The bronze paint is amazing! Especially on the lion, looks like a statue from the past... I love you
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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 5:58 pm

They look great, Sumo! I especially like the Friesian. :)

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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 6:05 pm

They all look marvelous! Great job, I never would have thought to do that, but they look awesome!
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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 6:10 pm

Thanks, all! It's refreshingly easy, just the thing I needed after some "serious" repaints.

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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Mon Jan 14, 2013 11:34 pm

Wow, excellent repaints! Very lovely!
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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Wed Jan 16, 2013 11:44 am

Wow, how interesting! May I ask which kind of paint do you use?

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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Wed Jan 16, 2013 2:38 pm

Beautiful concept, and the end result is so perfect!
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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Wed Jan 16, 2013 7:15 pm

They're fab Sumo!! I love the lion and shire.

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PostSubject: Fanstic!!!   Tue Feb 12, 2013 12:13 pm

Gosh, the models look fantastic in metal. what a great idea. and, thankyou for posting them up!
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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Thu Feb 14, 2013 6:33 pm

Wow! Metallic paint looks so good on them! Sad(o)):

Fantastic!

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PostSubject: Re: Shiny metallic goodness!   Sun Apr 07, 2013 2:20 pm

Wow! very nice idea! Sad(o)): Sad(o)):

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