5.04.2013

This Helldrake is a first for me... can you guess it's secret?

Not trying to be cryptic here, but this is a pretty interesting milestone for me.  Anyway, this model isn't 'done' per se, because I have some detailing work yet to do.  But as it is currently, it meets the three color minimum guidelines used by most events where painting counts - and I think it looks pretty cool already.

How many of you can guess what happened here?






(No sarcastic as hell, "You put glue and paint in a bag and shook it," answers, Master Manipulator!)  

Okay, maybe this game isn't fun - I'm just curious if it's obvious or not.  More later.

9 comments:

Anonymous said...

Remaining color in the airbrush from the last model?

Unknown said...

First airbrush.

Big Thunda said...

First airbrush fo sho!

Brent said...

All spray paint. No airbrush. Took about half an hour of actual 'painting' - it took more time to glue the model together.

Warboss Stalin said...
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Warboss Stalin said...

I painted two of these bastards before i started using my new airbrush...theya re amazingly demanding to do 'ok'

http://i922.photobucket.com/albums/ad64/BossGrabnutz/VsBrian4_zps6de59773.jpg

Anonymous said...

I fail to see any painting. All there seems to be is you reveling in your BS shortcuts to bypass your complete lack of skill.

Brent said...

'Anonymous': While it's not hard to guess who you are, it's helps when you actually use an established account. While you'd be amazed at how little I care, generally speaking, I at least give more weight to someone with the balls to post shitty comments from outside the anonymity of the internet.

Warboss Stalin is actually a pretty good example of that. He's always been forthcoming 'round these parts, but he's consistent and relevant.

Warboss Stalin said...

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