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First Attempt - StuG IV Crew
robw_uk
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England - North East, United Kingdom
Joined: June 22, 2010
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Posted: Monday, February 03, 2014 - 08:11 PM UTC
my first real attempt to add figures to a kit (Tamiya 1/35 StuG IV)... started with the faces but thinking "too brown" - perhapsthat is against the white and once the unifor is painted it wont be as bad?

well these are the first attempts:







if they are too dark, can i do dot filtering of white to rectify (black in shadows?)...

these were painted wih vallejo (medium skin and sunny skin (think thats the correct names) starting with a mix of burnt umber and medium for the shadow) so perhaps i am just starting from the wrong place