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Completed Critique Heinz Guderian Bust wip ... final shots on page 9 :)

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by gothicgeek, Sep 23, 2011.

  1. captnenglish Well-Known Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Awesome paint job so far(y) Eventhough I know I will have sell a kidney or something in order to be able to afford this one (Pegaso busts are not cheap) this one is too cool not to buy, though I will never achieve the results you have.
  2. Robert Ramirez Active Member

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    Spain
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Amazing Work!
    I like very much.

    Cheers, Robert.
  3. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Mark - that face is stunning,your painting style has really brought this bust to life,i like all your subjects but this piece really stands out,i'm confused about this bust though as i cant find it on the pegaso site:confused:,i'm on their mailing list and i've just recently recieved an e-mail with their latest releases and it's still not on there:mad:,what's going ono_O?,


    Brian :unsure:
  4. gothicgeek A Fixture

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Les ... Many thanks :)

    Carl .... Yes just paint for this figure, I'm trying to avoid using gloss finishes, just paint effects :)

    Stephen ... Many thanks and Yes! I would like to improve an awful lot more :)

    Colin ... It is a stonker of a sculpt! Thank you and not forgotten ;)

    Pedro ... the metals are all NMM so just Black, grey and white for the iron cross :) And hat band is sorted :)

    Philippe .. Many thanks! :)

    Ebroin ... Many thanks :)

    Matthew ... many thanks ... Yes it is an amazing piece and my very first Pegaso!! :)

    Robert ... many thanks again :)

    Brian .... many thanks mate :) This was available at Euro and is still not released yet ... Not sure when it will be available :(


    Onwards! .... Been doing detail work around the hat and front of the body. Reworked the reds and the hat band. A bit tighter now. Next I'm gonna tackle that coat o_O:whistle:

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  5. gothicgeek A Fixture

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Some progress ....

    Coat colour is finalised and started working on the scrambled egg on his shoulders :)

    Most tweaks are done now ( most! ) so the end is in sight for this piece :)

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  6. mil-mart A Fixture

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Mark, that's an incredible finish mate , faultless.(y)(y)(y)

    Cheers Ken
  7. blabsy PlanetFigure Supporter

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    United-Kingdom
  8. 1969 A Fixture

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    the flesh tones are superb Mark, for me this could be your best to date.

    Steve
  9. Gellso A Fixture

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Very nice mate.
    Great face.
  10. sam b Well-Known Member

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Love it mate
  11. Ferris A Fixture

    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Absolutely stunning piece of work Mark!
    Excellent (y)

    Cheers,
    Adrian
  12. Edorta A Fixture

    Country:
    Spain
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Wow! what strenght and realism. Love the face, is very natural and the red of lapels , the insignia, and the brightness of the visor. Perfect work.


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  13. housecarl A Fixture

    Country:
    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Superb Mark. I really like the binos, the eyepieces look rubber.
    Carl.
  14. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Mark i wont waffle i'll come straight to the point,absolutley fantastic mate,i always like to see your work but i have to say this is your best work yet,superb(y)

    Brian
  15. DEL A Fixture

    Country:
    Scotland
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Absolute stunner Mark, something very special, you must be well pleased.
    Best wishes
    Derek
  16. carl reid A Fixture

    Country:
    England
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Fabulous painting Mark, it's your best work to date buddy!!!

    Are you still wearing those Gargantuan boots mate:lol::lol::lol:

    Keep up the great work mate!!!

    Carl
  17. gioazz Active Member

    Country:
    Italy
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Amazing!!!

    Can you post bigger pics please?

    Thanks

    Giovanni
  18. gothicgeek A Fixture

    Country:
    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Ken ... Thanks :)

    Paul ... Thank you :)

    Steve ... Cheers! :)

    Grant .... Many thanks :)

    Sam ... Thanks again :)

    Adrian ... Thanks :)

    Eduardo ... Again thanks :)

    Carl ... Cheers mate! :)

    Brian ... Thank you! :)

    Derek ... Thanks and I am :)

    Carl ... Thank! and yes still stomping about in me "vader" boots ;)

    Giovanni ... Thank you! :) and see below :)


    Phewww! Thanks again for all the comments!


    Essentially finished I will need to do a couple of really tiny tidy ups and get the blu-tac dust collecting tool out for a final set of pictures...

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  19. winston Active Member

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    France
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Fantastic bust and great paint job Mark.:)
  20. gothicgeek A Fixture

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    United-Kingdom
    Re: Heinz Guderian Bust

    Philippe ... Many thanks! :)

    Alternative view

    :)

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