Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Third Doctor & TARDIS

The Third Doctor & TARDIS
28mm




I don't do a lot of 28mm painting these days, and these pieces probably demonstrate why.  I got the TARDIS as a Christmas gift last year, and quickly basecoated it... and yeah.  Just finished it this week.  As for the Third Doctor, I've definitely done better paint jobs.  I tried to set up a contrast between his grey wool cloak and his flamboyant clothes underneath, but overall he just isn't that interesting-looking.  Also, there's some pretty slapdash layering on this one :(



The signs on the TARDIS were actually made using this image, printed off on a regular laser printer at 10% zoom.  The result looks amazing, IMO:

7 comments:

  1. I think your shading on the purple and green looks appropriately like velvet. Nice job overall!

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  2. Hey
    Loving the TARDIS and the Dr's
    But wondering if you could let me know where you got them from?
    Cheers

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    1. The Doctors are from Black Tree. The TARDIS is from Fenris Games.

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  3. Hey
    I am so glad I have found this blog again. As doing a diorama for my friend. And needed the above 'police box' signs :)

    I shall get a link up on here for you to see once it is all done :)
    just got to piece together the components at the moment in time for Christmas :)

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    1. Yes I'd love to see your work :) Glad I could help!

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