Started the paint job



Started the paint job, originally uploaded by Jamie Durrant.

The first pass at the paint job. I’m using pax paint, which is essentially a 50/50 mixture of prosaide and acrylic paint. If you need a wash that is less opaque, then use some water in the mixture.

I need to go back and add more detail and definition to the mask. Primarily using sponged to paint on layers of paint, with some more detailed work with a brush.

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Eduardo Hulshof

This is fabulous man!

29th September 2008
jamie

Thanks Eduardo. The finished piece is here http://www.jamiedurrant.com/index.php/2008/10/13/final-painted-creature-head/
Quite possibly, it’s now in the Lionhead office.

29th September 2008
Emily

Hey, found your site as I’m just getting into using pax paint – had to post to say this looks amazing!

29th September 2008
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