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Philotep30 Apr 2017 10:59 a.m. PST

Hi everyone. After the Sea People, the Nubians and the Libyans, I wanted to start to paint a NKE army for DBA. The first painted figs are the archers – nice minis by Caesar.

I hope you like them :)

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randy51 Supporting Member of TMP30 Apr 2017 11:02 a.m. PST

You certainly did them justice. Tremendous.

Hydra Studios Sponsoring Member of TMP30 Apr 2017 12:13 p.m. PST

Your skin tones are superb! What colors are you using?

Philotep30 Apr 2017 1:05 p.m. PST

Thank you for your comments!

The skin tones are painted with GW colors:

- base: Bestial Brown (= today's Mournfang Brown I think)

- shades: Agrax Earthshade

- lights: 3 layers of bestial Brown with more and more Bronzed Flesh.

Hope it will help :)

Personal logo 20thmaine Supporting Member of TMP30 Apr 2017 3:17 p.m. PST

Really nice – another thumbs up for your skin tone painting.

gpruitt01 May 2017 6:55 a.m. PST

Wow that is a serious six-pack! Nice paint job.

Philotep01 May 2017 8:17 a.m. PST

Yes, they look like ancient Egyptian Marines :)

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