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Turkish Janissary

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by Guy, Nov 7, 2004.

  1. Guy A Fixture

    Country:
    United-States
    Approaching the finish line with the Janissary I have painted the head feather and the arms and attached. I am now working on the bow, quiver and arrows and will do the groundwork this afternoon.

    all comments welcome

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  2. Guy A Fixture

    Country:
    United-States
    I have done the basic groundwork deciding to leave the Janissary on the kit rock and add to this. I have taken an assortment of different size stones and added small sand in the end step. This will dry and be painted.

    Assortment of different size stones.

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    Groundwork poured with plaster and assorted stones and sand.

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    All comments are welcomed and encouraged
  3. Alex M. Active Member

    Country:
    Canada
    That ground work looks like it's going to really look good!

    i'm interested to see how you paint the large rock..always a point of trouble for me...

    -Alex
  4. Guy A Fixture

    Country:
    United-States
    Thanks for the vote of confidence Alex. The rock will be quite simple as you will see. Base coat the rock in dark gray.....give it a black wash along with the earth colored ground and then drybrush with light gray...then drybrush again with white. I will take pics of how I do the groundwork. Quite simple really.
  5. Roc Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Hey Guy, the groundwork is looking good.


    Keep up the good work.

    Roc :)
  6. Guy A Fixture

    Country:
    United-States
    Thanks Roc............appreciate the vote of confidence. Whar have you decided about with your Janissary and the groundwork?
  7. Le Lancier Member

    Country:
    Canada
    Hihihi, hey Rocco, are you feeling the pessure, whose Jenissary is gonna look the best... ;) Well seriously, I'm not going to wage any money on that. Guy and Rocco are both ecxellent painters and I am, for all intensive purposes, an admirer. So there... Guy, I am taking notes and salivating. And I certainly do not want to be a pain, but I still think you need a new digital camera. Needless to say, I have a feeling you already know that. But hey, no offense, I'm just saying that, y'know? :) I sugest this baby:http://www.dpreview.com/reviews/konicaminoltaz2/

    Yeah, I know, thats the one I purchased. So perhaps I'm biased. Yet, it's relatively cheap, considering what you can do with it. And by the same token, we could now enjoy the true value of your work. ;) That is, until we can finally meet, (perhaps one day). And then, I can admire with my own eyes what you do. (Perhaps Boston).

    Alright, enough chatter.Looking forward to the completed project...

    Regards,
    Francis

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