Let's take a look.
Death Company Jump Marines
|Tuesday night I had intended to start work on Barbosa, but after priming him and deciding that I wanted to airbrush the face I started on the Leviathan instead.|
Luckily having a #8 brush makes painting large panels a breeze and I was able to knock out the black armor panels in about 2.5-3 hours.
The most tedious parts of this paint job were the knee caps and the outer chest panels. The main issue with the knews was dealing with their shape and lack of hard edges. The chest panels are just a strange shape and it made figuring out the highlighting a challenge.
Over the course of the night I was able to paint nearly all of this guy. I still need to glaze the blue-black armor with green wash and glaze the silver with blue, but I'm out of Drakenhof Nightshade. Then its on to weathering, details and the basing.
I love how this guy is coming together and can't wait to see him finished. I'm definitely sold on using the larger brush for stuff like this, it makes things super speedy.
I ended up so engrossed with this project that I didn't realize it was after midnight when I finally called it quits. That's the first time that has happened in months, and it feels good.
That's all for now. He's going to the game shop tonight and marching with his dreadnought brethren against Dark Eldar.
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