WIP – 40K – Nurgle Titan Apocrypha. (the Plague Doctor) part_13

I then highlighted with Vallejo Pale Blue Grey, and gave all the panels and metal an oil-wash of sepia. I left it overnight for the turpentine to fully evaporate.

I used first cotton ear-cleaners, dipped in turpentine to clean the excess… Don’t do that. I had to spend an hour cleaning small fivers out of the legs. I then rolled a small square of absorbent kitchen microfiber cloth (aka Vileda) and fixed it with a wire to a chopstick…

When it all had dried again, I coated it with matt varnish spray… I should have then started working in the organics, but instead I went and begun with the weathering of the panels… because… Well, I like to see the most progress possible, for the least effort, I guess… And if I screw the panel-work with the next steps, I’m too far past the “fix with base-color” stage… sooo… More reason to keep it tidy.

GW’s Nihilakh Oxide and an “Iron-like” paste from DecoArt… I used it as a wash, and somewhat diluted on the steel-like metal-parts.

I lost the one chain with the incense burner I had in place… but didn’t glue. I just realized now, while uploading this pictures… I tried to find it between those floor boards to no avail. First World’ problems… it made me sad. Only four left.

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  1. Wudugast says:

    Wow, that’s coming along nicely! I’ve been working flat out lately so haven’t had the chance to keep an eye on this as closely as I’d have liked – you’re really making progress with it (and the results are putting my slow progress to shame! 😉 )

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    1. Thank you! I think this has been the longest painting “flare-up” of my life! Also, on vacation…
      I dunno… This Nurgle theme is giving me a lot of confidence, and I feel like I’m making progress, which feels nice in the middle of the forties crysis!
      I’m getting a lot of pleasure from looking at the collection grow… But I’ll soon will have to sell my old stuff so I can keep going, and not drive my missus insane.
      You think a bootleg-pattern titan like this could be sold? I could put another one together for about 50$ with parts to spare… Do you “move” your creations at all?

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