First 28mm WW2 German

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Nagash
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Re: First 28mm WW2 German

Postby Nagash » Fri Jun 23, 2017 8:06 am

Hi

Great paintjob!! i like the contrast between colours (helmet, uniform, boots, etc). One question, what will you do with the bases?

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Re: First 28mm WW2 German

Postby larmlabel » Sat Jul 08, 2017 5:57 am

Very cool and i play chain of command myself (just 15mm)

About the bases just keep in mind it is for gaming and also that you Can use it for different settings. And also try not to do every base the same. Some dirt, some with dirt and grass. Some only grass. And so on. Put a Stone here and there. A flowet. And so on. But ofcause keep the same colors for the Ground dirt and grass. Mudd or whatever.

Vallejo. Ammy by mig and other do sell texture Paints. Very easy to use. And they get a bit more texture than just glue and sand as people allways do. I use also just glue and sand sometimes :) but try to check put texture Paints.

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Re: First 28mm WW2 German

Postby larmlabel » Sat Jul 08, 2017 6:07 am

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This is vallejo texture, pigments from scale75 and grass from army painter.

So as you Can see it is a bit more organic than just glue and fine sand.

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Re: First 28mm WW2 German

Postby Heresy » Sun Jul 30, 2017 3:42 pm

Hi,

Very nice work, both with the Germans and with that ogre!

Regarding the bases, I totally agree with using texture + pigments. Glued sand is OK, but it is not very realistic, specially when talking about 15mm. Instead, texture paints + pigments confer a much more realistic effect. In my case, lately I like using real mud soil (dry, of course). I mean this:

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