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Old 07-29-2015, 06:49 PM
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mantrid mantrid is offline
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Re: Barn Owl Almost there

In the juvenile bird the lightest colour n the sculpture would be white, the other colours are fairly accurate. Ive always struggled to create a white using my traditional techniques, unless I was to cold paint it. Which I dont like to do as it removes the metallic look, in which case it might as well be plastic.
The adult bird goes almost pure white whilst still retaining a hint of the dark markings on the wings

Ive since mounted it on a black marble base
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