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Tango0102 Dec 2017 9:03 p.m. PST

Quite interesting….


See here

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Amicalement
Armand

grecian195903 Dec 2017 4:25 a.m. PST

Very impressive
Well done and thanks Tango also

Personal logo The Nigerian Lead Minister Supporting Member of TMP03 Dec 2017 6:03 a.m. PST

This looks great! Need to see if I can duplicate that, it really pops out. Thanks!

Tango0103 Dec 2017 1:42 p.m. PST

Happy you like it my friends!. (smile)

Amicalement
Armand

SgtGuinness Supporting Member of TMP03 Dec 2017 1:57 p.m. PST

That's a great tutorial! I'd love to give it a go.
Thanks for sharing this one Tango01.
Cheers,
JB

14Bore03 Dec 2017 2:50 p.m. PST

They do look fantasic but for 15mm? There are ways to print onto cloth so maybe that.

Tango0104 Dec 2017 9:34 a.m. PST

A votre service mon cher ami!. (smile)

Amicalement
Armand

Tyler32604 Dec 2017 5:22 p.m. PST

Just a question: why didn't you paint the flags first? Seems it makes it more difficult with the folds already in it. That being said , theses look fantastic. nice work.

goragrad04 Dec 2017 8:42 p.m. PST

Nice tutorial.

ScottWashburn Sponsoring Member of TMP05 Dec 2017 4:32 a.m. PST

"Just a question: why didn't you paint the flags first?"

I think you need to soak it in the PVA solution first to have it harden into a solid surface that the paint won't bleed into too much. And once that hardens the shape of the flag is fixed. So you need to make the folds at the same time as the PVA solution is applied. Painting has to come later. Just my guess.

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