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Help with Vallejo colours

Discussion in 'Acrylics' started by Dekiman, Dec 30, 2015.

  1. Dekiman Well-Known Member

    So far i used to paint my figures with Citadel Colours (they where the only one that I can get in Serbia)
    but they are a bit shiny.
    Now i can buy a Vallejo range of colours but I never used them before.
    What range of their collours as best for the figures?
  2. samson Well-Known Member

    i think imho that it doesn't matter the range they can all carry over to any subject . being new to the av also i can tell you to mix the colors well . and use the av auxiliary products as well .
  3. Gary Greer New Member

    Hi...Hope this helps..also there is a very good DVD by Oliver Kovacs showing step by step how to paint figures with Vallejo. 20160812_220109.jpg

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  4. Dekiman Well-Known Member

    Thanks Garry.
    I will try to find DVD.
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  5. theBaron A Fixture

    If I can think of any caution with Vallejo paints, it's that they have a Prussian blue that tends to dry/cure to a shiny finish. I can't remember the catalog number off-hand, but it's not in the airbrush series.

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  6. frank h Well-Known Member

    I have found putting a drop or two of Vallejo matt varnish in the mix
    It also works for citadels

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