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Offline jambo1

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Re: (AP 2018) Peninsular War
« Reply #15 on: March 30, 2018, 05:48:43 AM »
This is a cracking thread, such lovely work!! :)

Offline pacarat

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Re: (AP 2018) Peninsular War
« Reply #16 on: March 30, 2018, 03:12:42 PM »
This is a cracking thread, such lovely work!! :)

Those are great - well done!

Thanks!  I've been enjoying this era so far, quite a change from my recent efforts. I'm having an issue with blue tones which is driving me crazy. I'm using the Foundry paints (have all the blue triads) and cant seem to get the right shade for the dark blue on the Portuguese. Triads don't really work for me at 15mm/18mm scale - not enough gh real estate.

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Offline pacarat

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Re: (AP 2018) Peninsular War
« Reply #17 on: March 30, 2018, 03:15:56 PM »
And cav progress so far. Next up will be some artillery.






Offline vodkafan

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Re: (AP 2018) Peninsular War
« Reply #18 on: April 18, 2018, 05:05:04 AM »
I know what you are saying. I have the same problem with blues in 28mm. None of the Blues out there are dark enough for the deep shade. Except one. Humbrol acrylic 15.  It is gloss, but if you are matt varnishing your figures that is not a problem.
2018 Painting Challenge

figures bought: Lost count after Salute and Hammerhead @700
figures painted: 70, 1 artillery piece