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Warp-Screaming Noise Marine






Ireland

It's awesome,but it really needs the little Pharoh bread on the chin. Just for that last "oomp".

 
   
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Regular Dakkanaut





Northern VA

I had it on there when I built him but someone from the store knocked it off.

Shawn G. (SoI)

   
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Virulent Space Marine dedicated to Nurgle





somewhere on the aetherwebs.....

Amazing! Thats all I have to say!
It is quite a shame that you couldn't finish up the details on the model as you planed though...

29th member of DOOMFART! Rebellion, rebellion against the mods I say!!!

My converted triple army of nurgle!!! MWUAHAHAHAHA: http://www.dakkadakka.com/dakkaforum/posts/list/382017.page 
   
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Nasty Nob on Warbike with Klaw





St. Louis, MO

Smileysphinx looks good.
If the next incarnation of CSM makes cult troops worth taking en masse, I may have to procure one for a Daemon Prince!

...or Daemon, at least.

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[Jǫtunn]






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So SoI, what's next?

I know I'm looking forward to seeing it, no matter what it is!

   
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Growlin' Guntrukk Driver with Killacannon







Not much into Fantasy Warhammer but that is outstanding. That would be a wonderful center piece in any Tomb Kings army.

   
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Hardened Veteran Guardsman





Denver CO

That looks absolutly amazing
   
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Regular Dakkanaut





Northern VA

I'm glad you all like.

@Tehbarry - Yeah. The GW manager's boss is coming in for a visit on Friday. He wanted to make sure the Sphinx was there in case he asked for it. I hope to get a little more time with it in the future.

@Alpharius - Well that model kind of gave me a real painting bug. I've been brewing over painting another TK army since I sold my old one and these new models are so damn cool.

I think I'll start a new PM Blog featuring the TKs.

Give me a few days and I'll have a new concept/pictures.

Shawn G. (SoI)

   
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Lord of the Fleet





Texas

Lovely finished product, it does make me want to go get a kit

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Sagitarius with a Big F'in Gun





New Hampshire, USA

I agree! Still looks incredible

There's just something about a woman in armor...

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Creating a Dwarven Airship! and Engineers of Renown! 
   
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Boosting Space Marine Biker





Concord, CA

This has to be one of the most beautiful models I've seen here. I love it. Congratulations on a job well done.

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Boosting Ultramarine Biker




Arlington, VA

Awesome job with the model. I'll look forward to seeing more work by you in the future.
   
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Storm Trooper with Maglight





Back in the UK and hating it

Wow - that's excellent!

   
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Irked Blood Angel Scout with Combat Knife




Truly a beautiful piece. Especially like the tail jewel.

 
   
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Acolyte of Goodwin






Sunny SoCal

You are a great addition to the forum's bud, that was one of the most striking pieces I've seen in a long time. Very much looking forward to seeing you around, and often!

   
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Regular Dakkanaut





Northern VA

Thank you.

I've been a background lurker in Dakka for years and finally made an account recently. I really love the modeling community here. (Your Blood Angels are a true inspiration).

Expect to see me often.

Shawn G. (SoI)

   
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Virulent Space Marine dedicated to Nurgle





somewhere on the aetherwebs.....

Soul of Iron wrote:Expect to see me often.

Shawn G. (SoI)


Hopefully that means we get to see more of your epic modelling/painting skills?

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Strategizing Grey Knight Chapter Master





Auckland New Zealand

Fantastic painting! Hopefully we get to see much more of your work in the future

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Battlefield Tourist






Nuremberg

Awesome stuff, like Alpharius, I will be following your threads.

Need an excuse to get me a necrosphinx.

   
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Nurgle Predator Driver with an Infestation







Love the work, and the paintjob!

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Hellacious Havoc





Maine

Soul of Iron wrote:@Foxtale – I ‘primed’ the model in a Krylon spray paint ‘Satin – Almond’. I sprayed it right over the grey plastic. With practice this stuff goes on fine like a power coat. I’ve grown quite fond of that stuff. After it dried, I drybrushed the body in skull white then washed it in GW Sepia. The drybrushing phase allows me to see the high points after the sepia dries. The white comes from using Vallejo MC Ivory (918) watered down to a milk-like consistency applied with a GW Large Brush. In fact I don’t paint with anything smaller then that size anymore.

@Alpharius – Thanks bro!
Here’s my color palette:
  • Body – Almond spray, white DB, VMC Ivory (918)

  • Armor – VGC Bright Bronze, Tamiya Clear Orange (X-26), GW Sepia, Vallejo Air Gold (71066)

  • Turquoise – GW Hawk Turquoise, GW Asurmen Blue, GW Skull White

  • Base – Black Prime, VMC German Grey (70995), VMC Sea Grey (70870), GW Skull White


  • The armor takes time because I have to wait till the 1st wash (Tamiya) is dried before I can move onto the 2nd. I highlight the edges with VA Gold mixed with Bronze then pure VA Gold.
    I don’t know if you’ve ever used the Air series from Vallejo line but they are simply amazing. Best metallics on the market. The orange metals are a too ‘sliver’ for my liking, but that can be worked around.


    Before I found this, I was going to just do white and greys, but I love the warm colors so much more.

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    Regular Dakkanaut





    Northern VA

    Backdraft005 - I sent you a PM. Blue and white would look a little bleached to me.

    ~Small Update~

    I'll be taking this mini and another to Blob's Park for the painting comp (if there still is one).

    I've gotten quite a few pings on how I did the sandstone skin and I plan on creating a tutorial showing my process. I even have damn cool mini to do it on.

    Keep an eye out.

    Shawn G. (SoI)

       
     
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