How to paint realistic military figures

by Lynn Kessler

Publisher: Kalmbach Books in Waukesha, Wis

Written in English
Published: Pages: 84 Downloads: 974
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Subjects:

  • Military miniatures.,
  • Miniature craft.,
  • Painting -- Technique.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Lynn Kessler and Don Winar.
SeriesScale modeling handbook ;, no 14
ContributionsWinar, Don.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsU311 .K48 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 84 p. :
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1737347M
ISBN 100890241252
LC Control Number92042473
OCLC/WorldCa27222111

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Very good book, especially for those, like me, that never built or paint a figure. Reading this book the technique become very easy.

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Kim gives tips on constructing weapons, adding straps and belts to a figure, and creating. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for How to Paint Realistic Military Figures (Scale Modeling Handbook, No 14) at Read honest and /5.

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This will mean that you won't get % coverage with you first few passes with the brush, but it will build up and look more realistic. With enough practice you eventually start painting feelings and emotions into your figures' faces.

Teaches how to paint scale figures from a number of periods in military history, and gives expert advice on choosing tools, displaying figures, and creating simple dioramas. By Lynn Kessler and Don Winar. 8 1/4 x 11 1/4; 84 pgs.; 81 b&w and color photos; : Lynn Kessler.

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