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PostSubject: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Fri Dec 23 2011, 16:46

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Fri Dec 23 2011, 17:55

I think the lamerean is a beautiful model. I can wait to see how she is painted!!!

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Fri Dec 23 2011, 18:49

stage 2 updated in main topic.
or should I post the pics here?

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Sat Dec 24 2011, 07:32

I love the Lhamaean model as well. I use them as haemonculi in my army because I don't think I'll ever use the Court of the Archon.
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Sun Dec 25 2011, 23:30

A beautiful model deserves a beautiful paint job, I haven't seen her painted like that before and it's really refreshing.

What other colours will be going on there?

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Mon Dec 26 2011, 11:38

dark silver in place of gold on the GW picture, plus blue / violet details (to match her make-up you know Smile
of course the dress is going to be blended more smoothly

the only problem is the knife she holds in her right hand - it's neither beautiful nor dark-eldar style and in general I'd get rid of it and replace it with some more delicate and better looking weapon...

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Fri Jan 06 2012, 08:04

Just noticed the stage 2 pic in the main thread, excellent! Looks like a real Ice Queen so far, much, much better than the original GW colour scheme.

Amazing facial details too, I couldn't do that if my life depended on it.

I wouldn't worry about the scabbard in her right hand. If you can change it, fine, but it's quite OK the way it is.
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Fri Jan 06 2012, 15:14

Thanks for the feedback - I'm quite happy with it too.
Now I'm trying to figure out a nice base that would add even more character to the model. I don't want it to be icy or snowy - it needs to be suitable for the rest of my army bases (this one is first).
Any suggestions?

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Tue Jan 10 2012, 03:59

I saw the finished paint job in the main thread. Excellent work. Chilled me to the bone Smile
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Tue Jan 10 2012, 14:07

She's not finished yet Wink but thanks for your opinion.

I've just posted stage 3 pictures:

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And I'm sculpting a set of bases for my whole army - I should finish them in a few days, so stay tuned Wink

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Tue Jan 10 2012, 14:53

That looks good.
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Tue Jan 10 2012, 19:18

This is looking really nice! Great colors
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Sat Jan 14 2012, 23:16

she's done Smile any comments (especially if you find anything I should still correct - she's already purity sealed, but hey - I might have missed something)






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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Sun Jan 15 2012, 00:07

Beautifully done! Congrats.
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Sun Jan 15 2012, 00:59

very nice, clean, not busy. The eyes are well done. Cheers!
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Mon Jan 16 2012, 15:47

Ace work Wilku. I like that You've used blue (instead of black) to shade white. It give some life to the mini.
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Mon Jan 16 2012, 16:36

I love Space Wolves Grey and Shadow Grey for shading white, and that is precisely what I used. Somehow I don't like the Dark Angels' robes style (white with brown), and black is just too dark for shading white.

Now I have to figure out a quick way to replicate this effect on my whole army...

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Fri Jan 20 2012, 06:38

@wilku wrote:


Now I have to figure out a quick way to replicate this effect on my whole army...

that would look AWESOME Twisted Evil You don't see many white DE armies shaded with a cool color. This looks damned nice.

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Fri Jan 20 2012, 08:20

looks great, though i feel like she's very washed out by the amount of very light colors.
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Fri Jan 20 2012, 13:41

Nice cold colours you have there. Will definitely pick a couple of these models
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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Wed Feb 08 2012, 21:22

Hey, congrats on the win! That is truly a beautiful piece of painting. Can't wait for your next offerings in that white scheme! Twisted Evil

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PostSubject: Re: HQ Edition comment thread: Wilku   Thu Feb 09 2012, 20:20

I'll wait for the topic of the second stage Smile

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