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Completed Eastern Viking

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by davidmitchell, Jul 13, 2010.

  1. davidmitchell A Fixture

    Country:
    Scotland
    Hi Guys finally finished this fantastic bust from the talented hands of Carl Reid.As Usual mostly painted in oils with some acrylics.Took a while to come up with the final colour scheme but I think it works.Hope you like him it was a pleasure to paint.


    Cheers David

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  2. billyturnip A Fixture

    Country:
    England
    The colour scheme definately works!!! Top job.

    Roger.
  3. davidmitchell A Fixture

    Country:
    Scotland
    Thanks Roger glad you agree.


    Cheers David
  4. Meehan34 A Fixture

    Country:
    United-States
    Yeah, that's awesome. Very nice work and the color scheme works.
  5. tonydawe A Fixture

    Country:
    Australia
    Hi David,

    Lovely combination of colours, textures and finishes. A very classy piece.
  6. Major_Goose Well-Known Member

    Country:
    Greece
    Beautiful piece of work mate ! i like the tones and smooth brushwork !

    My congratulations

    Costas
  7. davidmitchell A Fixture

    Country:
    Scotland
    Thanks Mike,Tony and Costas for your kind words, they are mush appreciated.


    Cheers David
  8. jimias A Fixture

    Country:
    Greece
    David exceptional finish. I like the reddish fleshtones and of course the deep purple tunic. My compliments.
  9. housecarl Forum Moderator

    Country:
    United-Kingdom
    I really like the subdued colour scheme, I think it's more realistic.
    Carl.
  10. 1969 A Fixture

    Country:
    United-Kingdom
    great paintjob on this great figure David, your colour choices are very pleasing to the eye mate.

    Steve(y)
  11. carl reid A Fixture

    Country:
    England
    Fantastic mate, as always!!!! Absolutely brilliant!

    I hope you enjoyed it!!!!

    I can't wait to see it in September mate!

    Carl
  12. megroot A Fixture

    Country:
    Netherlands
    Wow,
    Stunning paintwork. How did you get the texture on the cloak???

    Marc
  13. rej Well-Known Member

    Country:
    Malta
    Sublime painting as always David.......great choice of colours and they blended in just perfect. Like its creator Carl, I can't wait enough to see it in September :p

    Ray ;)
  14. mil-mart A Fixture

    Country:
    United-Kingdom
    David, excellent painting all round and I also look forward to seeing this at Euro. Congrats (y)

    Cheers Ken
  15. davidmitchell A Fixture

    Country:
    Scotland
    Thanks guys for all your generous words,Carl you are to kind.Marc the texture on the cloak is sculpted on.Thanks Ray and Ken look forward to seeing you at Euro.Hope the weather is good for the beer garden on the Friday afternoon!!!!



    Cheers David
  16. custer760 Active Member

    Dave,
    this has turned out great,the colour scheme is perfect.You really have an eye for choosing colours,I must admit.
    The brushwork is,as always.....Excellent !!!!
    Bravo !!!
    Regards
    Pete
  17. sarouman A Fixture

    Country:
    Greece
    Hi David,
    Incredible painting of a fantastic song like this.



    Alexandros
  18. Marcel Active Member

    Country:
    Spain
    Superb painted bust David!
    The colors fit perfect together.

    Cheers,
    Marcel.
  19. gothicgeek A Fixture

    Country:
    United-Kingdom
    Lovely!

    As mentioned the colours are very natural..

    Mark

    :)
  20. flart1943 Active Member

    Country:
    England
    Hi David
    Great painting, I like the subtle colour scheme.
    Pete

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