In Progress » Remora Pair » Cargo

Sorry for the long absence from modeling updates. My work on Industria Mechanika has been keeping me very busy. However now I get to start building and painting the fruits of my labor! The Remora will start shipping from iMech in a few weeks and to help the anticipation go…

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In Progress » Millenium Falcon [1/72 Fine Molds Kit] » Discoloration Tutorial Pt 6

And here’s the last part of the Falcon painting and weathering tutorial. I hope you guys have enjoyed it. This last step is the application of pigments to enhance the engine grime and add blaster marks. Here’s an animation showing the pics from start to finish. This shows the gradual…

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In Progress » Millenium Falcon [1/72 Fine Molds Kit] » Discoloration Tutorial Pt 5

Been a few days since the last update, but the individual panel discoloration takes a bit of time, both in application and in drying. However the results are fabulous. Here’s the model with the panels completed. Once they had dried it was time to apply the streaking. Here’s the tutorial…

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In Progress » Millenium Falcon [1/72 Fine Molds Kit] » Discoloration Tutorial Pt 4

I needed to let the kit rest another day since it’s been really humid and dank here. That tends to make oil paint take longer to dry and I don’t have a large enough “hot-box” for this kit. (wood crate with a lightbulb for heat… speeds drying time) This next…

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In Progress » Millenium Falcon [1/72 Fine Molds Kit] » Discoloration Tutorial Pt 3

Part three of this tutorial series covers painting the gray panels with oil paints. Pardon the stutters in the video. This was take two after a mishap involving oil paint on my favorite jeans and a screw-up trying to use liquid mask which the thinner involved apparently works great at…

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