Author Topic: FABULOUS (Fast Assault Boat Unit w/ Ludicrous Outraging Unparallel Success) done  (Read 4437 times)

Offline Antonio Sobral

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Hi guys

Thanks for the comments!

The rails were made with bent wire. Staples would be an easier solution, though :)


After a few dry transfer decals from the spare box, it was time for some progress with the "water":

A roofmate base carved to accommodate the "hull":







And then some really basic painting:




Next step will be to add some "texture and gloss" to the "water" :)


Thanks for watching!

Online Frank3k

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That looks fantastic! The paint job is superb, with just the right amount of shading and highlights. I see "grandpa" changed outfits after the bocce ball game...

Offline Antonio Sobral

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Thanks for the comment!

Some more progress on the water:

A shallow layer of acrylic gloss medium gel.




Once dried, it becomes transparent.








Almost done :)


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Offline finsrin

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With each set of pictures this goes from "too good" to "more too good" :)

Offline Old Wombat

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Very, very good! :)
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Offline Antonio Sobral

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Hi guys

Thanks for the comments.

I added the water foam with some acrylic paint, and
the faded and worn look was done with the usual oil washes.

And it's done" :)

Here are some pictures of the final result:































And this concludes my participation on this great Group Build.

Thanks for watching!


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All hail the God of Frustration!!!

Offline kerick

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Outstanding!