Completed Critique Cpt John Paul Jones bust

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by Ben-nl, Aug 3, 2015.

  1. Ben-nl A Fixture

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    Netherlands
    Hello,

    I show you my next finished bust, sculpted by Carl Reid and produced by United Empire Miniatures,
    http://www.unitedempireminiatures.com/uem7.htm
    Captain John Paul Jones, 1747-1792, "Father of the United States Navy".

    I hope you like it.

    Ben

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    Mike Stevens, Katjuscha, arj and 11 others like this.
  2. Perseas Well-Known Member

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    Greece
    Impressive job on this one Ben, especially the red on the coat is excellent, the same goes with the epaulettes!
    I like the subtle transitions on the face!
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  3. Ben-nl A Fixture

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    Netherlands
    thanks perseas again. It is a nice one to paint....compliments for Mike Cramer (owner UEM) for his amazing and different range...
    Ben
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  4. Tubby-Nuts2 A Fixture

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    Ben, lovely work! it almost looks like portrait. Great use of brush and colour. Very well done. (y)

    Mark.
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  5. Viking Bob PlanetFigure Supporter

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    United-Kingdom
    An uncanny likeness, superb paint work
    Regards
    Bob
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  6. megroot A Fixture

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    perfect werkje weer.

    Marc
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  7. Ben-nl A Fixture

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    Netherlands
    Thanks, Mark, Bob and Marc.
  8. Michaelminiatures A Fixture

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    United-States
    Excellent Ben, John Paul Jones is looking great!
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  9. peedee A Fixture

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    United-Kingdom
    Love it Ben it's terrific,

    I agree with the others that's a real saturated red.

    Well done.

    Paul
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  10. Ben-nl A Fixture

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    Netherlands
    Thanks Paul and Mike for kindly comments.
  11. Wayneb A Fixture

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    United-States
    Really nice......Like that a lot..both sculpt and paint......Wayne
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  12. Ben-nl A Fixture

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    Netherlands
    Thanks Wayne!

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