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Stoessi Supporting Member of TMP26 Dec 2016 4:10 a.m. PST

Hi guys,

I hope you liked the painting guide that I posted for my British Paratrooper General.
Now let's look at another one for this interesting gentleman… US Officer Drumpf:

You can find the step-by-step article here: link

Merry Christmas!

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP26 Dec 2016 4:27 a.m. PST

Tremendous!
Outstanding!

Khusrau26 Dec 2016 11:31 a.m. PST

I am reminded of Larry Hagman in 'The Eagle has Landed'.

Callsign 2126 Dec 2016 1:34 p.m. PST

Shouldn't he be in a German uniform?

Lfseeney28 Dec 2016 11:09 a.m. PST

Russian uniform.

jowady28 Dec 2016 11:29 a.m. PST

Ha Ha! Best character figure I've seen in a looong time.

dantheman Supporting Member of TMP28 Dec 2016 1:26 p.m. PST

What do you dilute your inks with? At what ratio do you dilute?

Stoessi Supporting Member of TMP29 Dec 2016 4:39 a.m. PST

Hehe, I think we need this guy in every uniform available. ;)

@dantheman
I dilute them with plain water. Not sure what the exact ratio is, but probably something like 1 part ink to 2-3 parts water. Sometimes more, sometimes less… depends on how much saturation I want from the ink. It's always a good idea to start with a higher dilution so that you don't accidentally color your miniature like a tele-tubby. :)

Manchu Inactive Member14 Feb 2017 11:38 a.m. PST

Beautiful work!

Now on to Hilary, She-Wolf of the SS.

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