Need Help
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Need Help

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After talking to a few from these boards, I've decided to try making a Red Hulk variant. It seems like a generic repaint of a Marvel Icon Hulk (12inch) with alittle bit of sculpting. I decided to go with Citadel Color paint (Blood Red / Red Gore for the skin). I was thinking of sculpting the hair to make the spikes and do a dry brush to bring out any detail, go with a orange/yellow scheme for the eyes (or try that LED tutorial. And finally for the pants I was thinking maybe a black/deep blue bases with a gray/white highlight

But my questions are this...

1.) What color wash should I use to bring out the details?

2.) What is a good online site that has good prices for the paint such as Vallejo and Citadel Color?

Also, would anyone suggest I prime the figure with a gray primer (or a white primer) over the Hulk first, that way the red stands out the most?

Any help would be great.

Thanks in advance


Posted by JokerKardz
on Saturday, July 26, 2008
User Comments
Mr-X -
Sunday, July 27, 2008
Aye, simple can go a long way!

As for primer, it depends-white base will make the red "stand out" more(brighter) while the grey will make it a little darker(itll still stand out though)

Guess you just gotta test it out and see what you like best.
JokerKardz -
Saturday, July 26, 2008

I am still in the process of developing a fodder and getting the tools together. Might as well start simple right? lol

Thanks for the quick response

MrBlu -
Saturday, July 26, 2008
you could wash it with a darker red,purple,or black.Should try it out on like a test figure first to get the right colors you want.
for the paint jus go to gamesworkshop.
as far as priming goes again try it out on a a piece of fodder
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