Chronicles of the Brush: For the Greater Good

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Myen'Tal

#1260
I've returned to work on the Craftworlds.

Making progress with basecoats and washes on the armor and more basecoats on the underarmor, frilly things on their calves, and headgear.







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Got some time to base some other colors and then layer / highlight the armor on one model. The great work continues.









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Focusing on layering and highlighting the red armor for now. Got three done - one on the left is still drying.


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looking good so far.

that floating arch looks awesome :)

Irisado

The shade of red is very good.  I look forward to seeing further progress.
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Myen'Tal

#1263
@magenb: Thanks, I think the Shrine Luminor came out pretty well too  ;D!

Irisado: Thank you, I've got a whole squad of guardians to get through before I move on. Just focusing on the armor mainly at this point until I can acquire some more paints that I need.





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Got the armor where I want it for highlights. Paints are on the way for me to begin working on the shuriken catapults and helmets, then start highlighting everything else.



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Working some more on my guardians!






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A Guardian Defender almost completed!













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Three guardians now have their main armor done!







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Establishing base color for armor and robes.


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Allowed the wash to dry on my stoneguard.



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It's all looking so great. I'm really liking the Stonegate color palette so far. I've been so busy in the hotrod world lately but getting lots of models built. Have a nice site Deathguard army now and been assembling the plethora of squigs I have now. But soon will pick up the brush again. Check in on you soon.
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magenb

The guardians holding multiple weapons reminds me of corsairs bracers of pistols :)

Sir_Godspeed

THe purply stain on the gold makes it looks almost like some kind of marble, very interesting.

Myen'Tal

#1272
@Dread: Thank you! Glad to hear about the cool stuff you're doing with the hotrods - what a cool hobby and past-time!

@magenb: Thanks! Yeah, I was looking for another way to kind of diversify / make some unique poses. I looked at the storm guardian and defender bitz and I saw that some of the pistol options for Storm Guardians worked with the defender arms that carried their shuriken catapults in one hand!

@Sir_Godspeed: Yeah it turned out pretty well - I like the violet wash, but I am adjusting the thinning ratio to make it neater / more efficient. It's taking some experimenting, but it's getting there!

Thank you guys!

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Made some more progress on the stoneguard!




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Red and gold remains one of my favourite colour combinations to this day.  It was the first colour combination that I ever painted.  Thankfully, you're a much better painter than me though, so your figures are coming on very well indeed.  Keep up the good work :).
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#1274
@irisado: Thanks! Yes - I am loving this color scheme a whole lot more than the previous one thus far. I think painting Saim-Hann has converted me maybe permanently to primary red color-schemed armies.

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Getting more work done on the stoneguard!






Working on Stonemage!


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Got two more guardians' main armor highlighted.








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Armor established on the Wardens, Stoneguard, and Stonemage. Still needs a little cleanup, but will wait until the other details are brought up to snuff.

Lower robes basecoated - still need to base the robes on the upper torsos next.

Other remaining details like the weapon hafts to come.






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Got some more work done on the Guardian squad.





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Cleaned up the helmets and the shuriken catapults. First layer of varnish applied.



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