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Some examples with the new Contrast paints

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Howdy Guys and Girls :)

Just a few examples using the new contrast aswell as other techniques from the interwebs, including Tyler Mengel and Richard Gray.

The metallic Horus Heresy Marines were metallic primer and contrast through an airbush :)

Regards,
Lady Atia

via Chikout over on Dakka
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Here's another example from Richard Gray. Painted in 30mins.
Here's what he said:

"So I've been playing about with the new Contrast Paints from Games Workshop and I wanted to see if I could get something done for gaming really quickly. I started by priming black and then a zenithal highlight of Wraithbone The marine you can see here is just one coat of Blood Angel Red for the base armour, one coat of Iyanden Yellow for the eagle and one coat of Black Templar for the gun. The gun glow was Aethermatic Blue. I think the blue could have done with a white base colour to be more effective. I added some very quick highlights by hand using Evil Sunz Scarlet, Wild Rider Red and Lugganth Orange, and I painted in the eyes with Moot Green and Yriel Yellow. The gun had some very quick upper edge highlights of Daemonette Hide. I then gave the whole model a coat of matte varnish. Total paint time was around 30 minutes not including waiting for it to dry. You could very easily knock out a 10 man squad of these in a day."

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