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Roman Gladiator more work.

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by Roc, May 27, 2007.

  1. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Hey guys, did a little more work on our Gladiator.
    I painted the bronze arm protector , the flesh and the leather straps, still needs more highlights and shadows.

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    The bronze was painted as described in previous steps.

    FLESH.
    Base = Rembrant flesh ochre +Titanium White + windsor Newton Transparent Gold Ochre +
    Rembrant burnt Sienna and a touch of Windsor blue to cool the mix .
    Medium shadow = Base + Mars Brown.
    Dark shadows = Allizarin brown.
    Extreme shadows = Sepia.
    Medium Highlights = base + Naples Yellow.
    extreme highlights = Naples yellow



    LEATHER BELTS.
    Base = Mars brown + Brown Madder Allizarin.
    Medium shadow = Brown Mdder Allizarin.
    Deep shadows = Windsor blue.
    Medium highlight = Mars yellow
    High highlights = Naples yellow.
    extreem highlights add Titanium white to Naples yellow.

    Cheers
    Roc.

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  2. periklis_sale Member

    Country:
    Greece
    Excellent work my friend......

    Why the red looks a bit shiny??? is it freshly painted???

    Love the metal parts!!!!
  3. Christos Well-Known Member

    Country:
    Greece
    metals look great Rocco!
    christos
  4. eissteban Active Member

    Country:
    France
    hi rocco
    the bronze is terrific :) a great piece on the way
    waiting for the next step

    Seb.
  5. Sambaman Well-Known Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Looking good Rocco!

    Jay H.
    OKC
  6. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Periklis,, thank you mky friend, I appreciate it.

    I added some more highlights and shadows on the red, waiting for them to dry.

    Cheers
    Roc
  7. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Christos, thank you, your words are very encouraging.

    Cheers
    Roc
  8. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Seb mon ami, merci beaucoup, thank you for following the step by step.
    By the way your WII vignette is looking really good, can't wait to see it finished.

    Cheers
    Roc
  9. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Jay, thanks buddy, I always appreciate your input.

    Cheers
    Roc.
  10. PJ Deluhery Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Looking good, Roc!
  11. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Thanks Pat and have a great Memorial Day.

    Cheers
    Roc
  12. megroot A Fixture

    Country:
    Netherlands
    this is gonna be an showstopper first class.
    Looking forward to the finish of this figure.

    Marc
  13. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Marc, you are too kind, appreciate all your support.


    Cheers
    Roc
  14. BESPJL Active Member

    Country:
    Portugal
    Hi Rocco,

    A long time no see (your work).
    A marvelous job.

    Eagerly waiting for the next chapters.

    All the best,
    Paulo
  15. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Hello Paulo,thank you for the kind words and for following the step by step.
    Will post more work later during the week.

    Cheers
    Roc
  16. arthur Member

    Country:
    Canada
    Rocco,
    Nice paintjob on the figure and a great SbS.
    Cheers,
    A.
  17. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Arthur, Thank you, your words are very encouraging.

    Cheers
    Roc
  18. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Did some more work over the weekend,I painted the cloth material under the bronze arm protector and the legs.
    Still needs extreme highlights and shadows.

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    Base = Titanium white + a some burnt umber.
    Medium shadow = base + more Burnt Umber.
    Dark Shadows = Burnt Umber.
    Medium highlight = base + more Titanium white.
    High highlights = Medium highlights + more titanium white.
    Extreme highlights = titanium white here and there.
    Extreme shadows = Sepia.

    Cheers
    Roc
  19. Major_Goose Well-Known Member

    Country:
    Greece
    Its going really really good !!!!!! Its one of my favorite figures and its definatly nicely painted !!!!!
  20. Francis Gekiere Active Member

    Country:
    Belgium
    god job i like specialy the metal parts.

    francis

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