Golgfag1's preparation for BOYL 2019


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Post Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:37 pm

Re: Golgfag1's preparation for BOYL 2019

Not a great deal of progress on the painting front this last week, but I have been adding to my troop selection following a trip to the Perry miniature website - a selection of Samurai cavalry, a selection of Ashigaru archers, a couple of Cannon with palisades and personal banners, their a tad larger than the Citadel miniatures but not enough to be too much and just to add a touch of original Fantasy a Tom Meier Oriental Dragon :lol: which I've already stripped, assembled, primed and based :D .

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The plan is to paint the Dragon this weekend, just a have a break from the infantry :D. The army begins to take shape 8-)

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Post Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:35 am

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Well my weekend didn't go according to plan, when my wife announced She was going to attend a fencing competition over the course of the weekend - to cut a long story short this led to me knocking a hole in the chimney breast of my front lounge, repair the chimney, re-lining the cavity and re-plastering! :cry: Needless to say the painting of the Oriental Dragon was minimal, but here's a few shots of my progression using various blues, glazes, mixing in of white and starting to paint the detail, so far :) .
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More detail, as ever my pictures do me no fravors, especially as the last few were taken at dusk. :lol:

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Post Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:24 am

Re: Golgfag1's preparation for BOYL 2019

That's a rather extreme reaction to a fencing competition.... nice blues on the dragon. :)
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Post Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:12 pm

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THat is a nice blue! Thanks for sharing the "step by step" images, really fun to see.
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Post Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:42 pm

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It looks like it's flown straight out of a vintage china dinner service!
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Post Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:21 pm

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That beast is going to look amazing when done, a real eye catcher!
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