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Counterattack, Normandy-1/35
Venko555
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Posted: Monday, February 05, 2018 - 07:22 PM UTC
Video for the painting of the second infantryman:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Bm_r-2TX1s&t=3591s

Thanks for watching!
Venelin
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Posted: Tuesday, February 06, 2018 - 09:14 PM UTC
Outstanding work, especially the camo paint job.
Venko555
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Posted: Tuesday, February 06, 2018 - 09:48 PM UTC
Thanks, Bill!
I just uploaded the second part with the detail painting, the next video will be probably painting the Splinter camo of the Fallschirmjager I have

Regards,
bill_c
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Posted: Wednesday, February 07, 2018 - 02:13 AM UTC
This should be a feature on Armorama when you are finished.
Venko555
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Posted: Wednesday, February 07, 2018 - 10:52 AM UTC

Quoted Text

This should be a feature on Armorama when you are finished.



Will do that, thanks!
Venko555
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Posted: Thursday, February 08, 2018 - 07:12 PM UTC
I added Mininatur Ivy and tufts with blossoms (summer), here and there, very easy to use











Cheers!
jrutman
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Posted: Thursday, February 08, 2018 - 07:16 PM UTC
Nice additions ! You also managed to avoid the even spacing of things most of us fall victim to. Looks very "Normandy" I think.
Venko555
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Posted: Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 06:13 PM UTC
Thanks, Jerry!

Miniart farm cart-looking very nice, especially the wood grain. Although some cleanup is needed, mainly on the wheels. I didn't glue the small parts yet.











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Posted: Saturday, March 24, 2018 - 06:31 PM UTC
I added some details on the cart, which didn't like how they were molded-two latches on the front panel, metal braces on the wheels from aluminium foil.
Painted and drybrushed with various acrylics.
Next-oils, rust and weathering.





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Posted: Monday, March 26, 2018 - 04:32 PM UTC
Weathering of the cart with oils and pigments:









Cheers!
timcc2008
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Posted: Monday, March 26, 2018 - 06:04 PM UTC
Things are looking really good on your diorama. I have enjoyed watching the progress. You have done a fine job on the cart. Keep up the good work.

Tim
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Posted: Monday, March 26, 2018 - 08:32 PM UTC
Thanks, Tim!

Almost at the finishing line
kurnuy
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Posted: Monday, March 26, 2018 - 11:45 PM UTC
Hi Venelin ,

the cart looks FANTASTIC , great build.

Kurt
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Posted: Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 04:47 PM UTC
Thank you, Kurt!

Pictures on light grey background, now it's closer to the real colors and contrast:







strongarden
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Posted: Sunday, April 08, 2018 - 12:34 AM UTC
Yup, looks great Venelin!

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Posted: Monday, September 03, 2018 - 12:19 AM UTC
I have replaced the Tiger commander, I think it's better suited for the scene













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jrutman
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Posted: Monday, September 03, 2018 - 01:26 AM UTC
Excellent painting on the new commander. very very nice touch to this awesome work overall.
For the purpose of general information though,the waffen SS by this time (midsummer 1944) no longer used the pink edge on the panzer jacket,but only on the shoulder straps.
J
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Posted: Monday, September 03, 2018 - 02:21 AM UTC
Thanks, Jerry!
I will retouch the edge with black to correct this

Regards!
Venko555
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Posted: Monday, September 03, 2018 - 02:46 AM UTC
By the way the diorama is ready, final touch ups and I will post pictures

Venelin