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PM Munds3
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Munds3
5th Aug 2017 02:18:46

Test painting some 1805 Russians the army painter way.  This is bleached bone primer then soft tone.  You see the detail clearly and it's AMAZING!  **Updated with photos, figured out with web help on how to use image shack to host.  Sorry for learning curve!!***


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5th Aug 2017 02:24:17


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dourpuritan
6th Aug 2017 07:35:05

All I can see is a little blue square with a question mark in it.


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njt236
6th Aug 2017 01:04:20

I see no detail. !!!!


Through the travail of the ages Midst the pomp and toil of war Have I fought and strove and perished Countless times upon this star.
So as through a glass and darkly The age long strife I see Where I fought in many guises, Many names but always me.
So forever in the future Shall I battle as of yore, Dying to be born a fighter But to die again once more.         

                G S Patton

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Munds3
6th Aug 2017 04:10:23

Wondering if I'm waiting for moderator approval.  Also might need some instructions!


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Munds3
8th Aug 2017 04:32:00

Making progress....and figured how to post pics through image shack.  My hand is not super steady, but I think they are turning out ok.  These need more work:  cuffs and color, musket stock and barrel, dots for brass... then maybe a light soft tone wash to finish.  Comments?  

 

 


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dourpuritan
8th Aug 2017 08:21:08

Detail has now appeared and very nice it is too.


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8th Aug 2017 02:37:31

I see the detail


Through the travail of the ages Midst the pomp and toil of war Have I fought and strove and perished Countless times upon this star.
So as through a glass and darkly The age long strife I see Where I fought in many guises, Many names but always me.
So forever in the future Shall I battle as of yore, Dying to be born a fighter But to die again once more.         

                G S Patton

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dourpuritan
8th Aug 2017 03:52:36

I picked this up on the forum about faces - black or brown first coat then a dab of flesh on the nose, chin, cheekbones, ears (if visible). The wash in soft tone should work well.


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Glenn Pearce
9th Aug 2017 12:38:21

Hello Munds3!

Fabulous start, good stuff.

I paint from the bottom up and then from the inside out. It allows you to position your brush better and straighten your lines/cuts as you move up and out. For example in order I paint boots, pants, coats, belts, collars, face, hair, hats, musket, roll, backpack, the rest is easy.

Best regards,

Glenn


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