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Tannenberg 1410

Posted by Susofrick on 12 Feb 2019, 10:37

Really great work with these figures! Agree with Aaron (Bluefachion)!
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Posted by huib on 12 Feb 2019, 15:13

Beautiful figures and very well painted.
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Posted by sansovino on 12 Feb 2019, 21:57

I share the comments of the former replies. You achieved really the best imaginable with Mars figures. Incredible good painted with wonderful colours. Will these figures integrated later also in a diorama?
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Posted by Leonid Kireev on 13 Feb 2019, 19:57

Thanks to all!
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Posted by Leonid Kireev on 13 Feb 2019, 20:00

Bluefalchion wrote:I would like to see a step-by-step for removing the ill-formed Mars weapons and replacing them with superior items as you have done. Again, really marvelous results.

I understood correctly: do you want step by step photos of the process of preparing and painting the following figures?
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Posted by Leonid Kireev on 13 Feb 2019, 20:09

sansovino wrote:I share the comments of the former replies. You achieved really the best imaginable with Mars figures. Incredible good painted with wonderful colours. Will these figures integrated later also in a diorama?

Yes, this is for a diorama. But for now, I paint all the sets of Mars, one by one. I have not yet thought through all the details of the diorama, but I’ll say for sure that I will make separate battle episodes as separate modules.
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 13 Feb 2019, 20:15

Leonid Kireev wrote:I understood correctly: do you want step by step photos of the process of preparing and painting the following figures?


Or a written tutorial would also be helpful. Are you creating new hands or modifying the hands original to the figure?
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Posted by Leonid Kireev on 13 Feb 2019, 20:21

There is no manual. I modify the hands with a special two-component putty "Tamiya".
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 13 Feb 2019, 20:46

Do you create a hole in the hand for the new weapon to fit through? The effect you have created is very convincing indeed. Maybe a picture of the figure's hand immediately after you remove the original weapon would help me to understand. I am a little bit slow to grasp new concepts at times.
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Posted by Leonid Kireev on 13 Feb 2019, 22:19

The following figures that I am preparing are light Lithuanian cavalry. For these figures, I will not change anything, leave everything as it is.
And when there are suitable figures that need weapons, I’ll take a photo.

Sometimes I make a hole in the figure's hand.
The figures from the last photo did not have weapons. I glued the weapon to the figure's hand with a super-glue, and then with a putty imitated the figure's hand.
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Posted by Leonid Kireev on 27 Feb 2019, 23:07

Hello everyone!
I paint the following figures. This time they are figures from a set of Lithuanian light cavalry, the manufacturer ... you know who)))
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 28 Feb 2019, 02:42

Fantastic shading and color choice!
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Posted by MABO on 28 Feb 2019, 07:39

Great like the others, you already have painted.
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Posted by Susofrick on 28 Feb 2019, 09:00

I don't know if I want to see this project finished! It's so nice to see the updates!
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Posted by Kekso on 03 Mar 2019, 21:24

Sometimes I really enjoy simple, clean painting without much highlights and washes. This is one of such cases.
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Posted by Leonid Kireev on 19 Mar 2019, 20:35

Thank you all!

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