Saturday, 6 December 2014

Paintwatch #1



Day 1

Worked on my entry for the 'Cold' bonus round (a single 28mm figure) and got it done bar varishing and flocking.  As a bit of light relief I drafted the entry's post - I'm better at fluff than painting, and people seemed to enjoy that last year.

Having gone out and bought some glue, I assembled some of the multi-part pieces.  (Glue and miliput everywhere!).

Day 2

Paint Table Saturday.

Did a trial run of the colour scheme for the Daleks.  I'd read that these are a pain to get right, and there are some problems due to casting problems.  However, I know my limitations - I'm not doing hundreds of them (there never were more than seven anyway) and my painting can at most generous be described as 'table-top'.


If I do any more this evening it'll only be to finish off yesterday's piece - I'm tired.  We had the paramedics out at 2.30am: everything's alright, but the dogs went ballistic, and then decided to go Crazy Whippet for a couple of hours.

A lot of good work published on the Challenge Blog already...

5 comments:

  1. Hmm? Wonder what your "Cold" figure could be???

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  2. Congratulations on getting one finished so quickly!

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    1. Yes, but nothing like your detail, Anne. Rough and ready!

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  3. I can't even decide what my Cold entry will be... so somehow I doubt I'll be making that one.

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  4. Sounds to me as if you've got everything under control Edwin.

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