Weathering, Wear, and Overall Use: Modeling Techniques

Discussion in 'Weathering Questions, Tutorials and Guidebooks' started by Matt308, Aug 4, 2008.

  1. Matt308

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    This sticky is intended to document modeling techniques for proper application of ageing, wear, weathering, war damage, and other unique appliques.

    This sticky should include as many pics as possible of the use of pastels, dry brushing, overcoats, Dremel modifications, parts kits, etchings and other techniques.

    Any and all recommendations are encouraged, but pictures are most important.
     
  2. ccheese

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    Unable to contribute, but will be watching very closely...

    Charles
     
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    Somehow, I think that Wayne will be the best contributor to this thread.
     
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    Agree with Mr C and Eric..!
     
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    As do I! Looking forward to this one.
     
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    Good stuff, Heinz. Oh to have the time to even try it.
     
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    great links Alex!:D

    I use a couple of those methods myself.....will demonstrate a few soon!
     
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    Would like to see a weathering job from start to finish.... kinda blow by blow...

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    Will do my best Charles!:D
     
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    And the use of pastels. That has always intrigued me Wayne. Colors, sealants, appliques, and final matt cotes. Would love to see that detailed in a step by step fashion.
     
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    Will cover this once I get one of the next few models to that stage.....please be patient!:D
     
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    Oook, that's ONE hour gone....WHERE'S the (beep) pics maaan!? :lol:
     
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    Thanks spit5!
     
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    Nice thread Matt.:D Let's see what I have on the matter...
     
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    Cool thread!
     
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    Hmm since this is my first diorama I don't think I will get into weathering till I get comfortable with painting and what not.!
     
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    I know what you mean mate! :lol:
     
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