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Dan Does the Underhive: Delaque Gang

Dan Does the Underhive: Delaque Gang

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Project Blog by darkdanegan

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About the Project

Time to get my Necromunda on!

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Getting the Paint on

Tutoring 2
Skill 3
Idea 3
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When I saw them I had to have them. The Delaque gang look right up my street. There’s a cyberpunky feel to them which I hope to bring out in the paint job.When I saw them I had to have them. The Delaque gang look right up my street. There’s a cyberpunky feel to them which I hope to bring out in the paint job.
Primer on - blasted Vallejo black primer through the Badger Patriot 105 airbrush.Primer on - blasted Vallejo black primer through the Badger Patriot 105 airbrush.
Basecoat on the, er, coats. Vallejo Scurvy Green through a Badger Krome airbrush, aiming for the raised areas. I’m trying to go for a deep inky look to the models.Basecoat on the, er, coats. Vallejo Scurvy Green through a Badger Krome airbrush, aiming for the raised areas. I’m trying to go for a deep inky look to the models.
Accentuating the inky green robes. Glazing scurvy green onto the folds and some very sparse edge highlighting with a mix of scurvy green and jade green. Just for that tinge of cyberpunk. Accentuating the inky green robes. Glazing scurvy green onto the folds and some very sparse edge highlighting with a mix of scurvy green and jade green. Just for that tinge of cyberpunk.
Getting the silver on. In this case Pig Iron from P3 which is my favourite. Equivalent to GW Leadbelcher in colour but I find it is slightly thinner whilst still covering well with just one coat, so a bit easier to work with. And a pot seems to last forever!Getting the silver on. In this case Pig Iron from P3 which is my favourite. Equivalent to GW Leadbelcher in colour but I find it is slightly thinner whilst still covering well with just one coat, so a bit easier to work with. And a pot seems to last forever!
Time to start introducing some warm colours to contrast with the cool green. I saw on Facebook that someone had gone for an orange spot colour on green robed models and I really liked it. Quick consultation of the colour wheel to confirm that I need a red/orange to compliment the green/blue robes.Time to start introducing some warm colours to contrast with the cool green. I saw on Facebook that someone had gone for an orange spot colour on green robed models and I really liked it. Quick consultation of the colour wheel to confirm that I need a red/orange to compliment the green/blue robes.
First warm colour is a fuegan orange wash to tint the rebreathers and gubbins. Way too strong on its own so a drybrush of Pig Iron to bring back the silver. I only want a hint of orange on the metals.First warm colour is a fuegan orange wash to tint the rebreathers and gubbins. Way too strong on its own so a drybrush of Pig Iron to bring back the silver. I only want a hint of orange on the metals.
Next warm colour is Balthasar Gold for the posh bits. Wash of Agrax Earthshade.Next warm colour is Balthasar Gold for the posh bits. Wash of Agrax Earthshade.
Pouches are also warm with some orange in the brown. Rhinox Hide, Nuln Oil wash and Mournfang Brown highlight. Pouches are also warm with some orange in the brown. Rhinox Hide, Nuln Oil wash and Mournfang Brown highlight.

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