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tsofian Sponsoring Member of TMP03 Jul 2020 5:13 p.m. PST

More on ongoing project. The first three images show the shattered sections of the hive with the "broken" slumped part in front of the standing remains.

These two show some of the sections, the vertical slump shows part of the hive that has slid down vertically rather then it falling in an arc.

This image shows the interior colors, except for the dry brushing. The deep red is Sedona Red with some Jacobean mixed to darken it. The tunnels have a Red Mohogany stain. I will have to wait for a couple of days to let these dry and then dry brush the two tones

Should I break the sloughed off sections into smaller pieces?

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP03 Jul 2020 5:35 p.m. PST

I'm just in awe. Like watching a sculptor at work.

tsofian Sponsoring Member of TMP03 Jul 2020 5:41 p.m. PST

Yep I'm a regular Rodin. :-)

Seriously THANKS!

tsofian Sponsoring Member of TMP04 Jul 2020 1:28 p.m. PST

So the stain dried faster than I thought. I've finished dry brushing both the interior and exterior surfaces. These show the colors that with the help of many people on TMP I selected. I am actually fairly happy with these. If I get the chance I will lay the full set of terrain out in my driveway.

What do folks think of the colors? The shapes?


Augustus05 Jul 2020 7:00 p.m. PST

So this is forming a basis for like an insect-like hive?

tsofian Sponsoring Member of TMP06 Jul 2020 6:57 a.m. PST

Yes, I game giant alien bugs versus Victorian science fiction troops. They are often led by Teddy Roosevelt!

Sgt Slag06 Jul 2020 8:40 a.m. PST

Bully good times will be had by all! Fun to watch this develop. Looking forward to battle reports!… Bully! Cheers!

Legion 407 Jul 2020 3:55 p.m. PST

WOW !!!!

tsofian Sponsoring Member of TMP07 Jul 2020 5:43 p.m. PST

Thanks!

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