Tuesday, 8 February 2011

Rapid Fire 5th Battalion DCLI [20]

I've finished off the flesh tones this evening with a light wash of GW Gryphon Sepia. I've also painted the base shades on the PIAT and 2'' mortar teams, using a three stage Foundry Phlegm Green approach. I really like this shade, even if it's a bit too green and not quite correct.

I still need to add a final highlight to finish off the ammo containers and pick out the detail on the PIAT, so I'll tidy things up before I go onto the next stage of painting.. It's on to the black bits tomorrow, which is the only evening I get home at a reasonable hour, so I'm hoping to get the bulk of the boots, hair and guns done by the close of play.

2 comments:

  1. They're coming along very nicely.

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  2. Great stuff, though the piat and mortar round carry tubes are made of thick cardboard and usually a more "cardboard" colour

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