Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Whitey!

Finished off the test figure for the second maniple of Italian Allies yesterday evening. Decided to go for a lighter palette this time round:



Lots of Vallejo Panzer Colour being used on these figures. The base for the tunic & shield are Canvas, with white added for the highlights; the red feathers are a base coat of Tail light with Carmine Red highlights.
Its early days, but I think I may have finally conquered my ( irrational) dislike of Republican Romans with these figures!

7 comments:

  1. Very nice. I may have to 'borrow' this look if I ever get around to a Camillan Roman army...

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  2. Looking great, always a hard slog painting so many of the same figures but the end result is always worth it. Keep up the good work.

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  3. Nice work, HGA. I recall white being favored by some of the early Italian types. I like the look of the helmet plumes too. Best, Dean

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    1. Cheers Dean, the helmet plumes remind me of Red Cloud's war bonnet.
      Regards HGA.

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  4. Your paint job is fabulous, but your dislike of Romans is not irrational. :)

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