Tom's Boring Mordheim Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.


Mordheim Discussion
 
HomeSearchRegisterBlogYou'll never paint aloneLog inGolden Tom 2014 Thread!

 

 Southlands

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Kadzik
Knight
Knight
Kadzik

Posts : 80
Trading Reputation : 1
Join date : 2009-01-16
Age : 31
Location : Warsaw, Poland

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marienburgers Marienburgers
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeMon 14 Mar 2011 - 16:53

I've got some materials and started making small Lizardmen city.

Small zikkurat
Southlands IMG_6288
Southlands IMG_6289
Southlands IMG_6290

Giant turtle statue. It needs some highlights on trees and static grass.
Southlands IMG_6312
Southlands IMG_6311

Fountain
Southlands IMG_6315


Observatory. View of the night sky falls through a hole in the roof and is reflected in the smooth tract of the pond Smile
Southlands IMG_6316
Southlands IMG_6317
Southlands IMG_6318
Back to top Go down
Tintin
Warlord
Warlord
Tintin

Posts : 276
Trading Reputation : 4
Join date : 2011-03-08
Location : Stockholm - Sweden

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Pirates (Unofficial) Pirates (Unofficial)
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeMon 14 Mar 2011 - 19:23

*Cough*... *puts coffee in the wrong throat"... really cool stuff here! Thanks for sharing, and please continue to post more pics Very Happy
Back to top Go down
DeafNala
Honour Guard
Honour Guard
DeafNala

Posts : 20854
Trading Reputation : 8
Join date : 2008-04-03
Age : 73
Location : Horseshoe Bay, TX, USA

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Orcs & Goblins Orcs & Goblins
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeMon 14 Mar 2011 - 19:46

COOL STUFF! The Observatory is TERRIFIC thumbsup
Back to top Go down
smokezombie
Warlord
Warlord
smokezombie

Posts : 282
Trading Reputation : 0
Join date : 2009-09-01
Age : 42
Location : London...UK

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Witch Hunters Witch Hunters
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeMon 14 Mar 2011 - 23:30

The observatory looks like it's going to be great and the turtle is really characterfull. If you had two you could make a half burried one . No scenic base for it?
Back to top Go down
Kadzik
Knight
Knight
Kadzik

Posts : 80
Trading Reputation : 1
Join date : 2009-01-16
Age : 31
Location : Warsaw, Poland

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marienburgers Marienburgers
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeTue 15 Mar 2011 - 0:32

Thank you for comments!

smokezombie wrote:
If you had two you could make a half burried one . No scenic base for it?
Unfortunatelly I have only one. But I'm going to get another next week Smile
I thought about scenic base, but I realize that without one I can put it everywhere: on the ground, on a small piramide, in water etc. and it would always look good Smile
Back to top Go down
smokezombie
Warlord
Warlord
smokezombie

Posts : 282
Trading Reputation : 0
Join date : 2009-09-01
Age : 42
Location : London...UK

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Witch Hunters Witch Hunters
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeTue 15 Mar 2011 - 0:38

ooh in water, that would be fun.
Back to top Go down
Kadzik
Knight
Knight
Kadzik

Posts : 80
Trading Reputation : 1
Join date : 2009-01-16
Age : 31
Location : Warsaw, Poland

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marienburgers Marienburgers
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeThu 17 Mar 2011 - 16:22

Tower and hill are almost done.
Southlands IMG_6324-1
Southlands IMG_6325-1
Southlands IMG_6326-1
Southlands IMG_6327-1

I want to add some darker grass and some moss.
Interior is not finished yet Smile
Back to top Go down
DeafNala
Honour Guard
Honour Guard
DeafNala

Posts : 20854
Trading Reputation : 8
Join date : 2008-04-03
Age : 73
Location : Horseshoe Bay, TX, USA

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Orcs & Goblins Orcs & Goblins
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeThu 17 Mar 2011 - 17:17

That turned out EVEN BETTER than I imagined it would. While still fitting the setting, it's a nice departure from the standard Lizard Lad digs. VERY WELL DONE! thumbsup
Back to top Go down
floedebolle
Honour Guard
Honour Guard
floedebolle

Posts : 2391
Trading Reputation : 2
Join date : 2010-05-17
Location : Danmany

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Possessed Possessed
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeThu 17 Mar 2011 - 18:13

Nice work, love the tower and the turtle!

_________________
Lord Flasheart: And always remember - if you want something, take it! Bobby!
Bob Parkhurst: [enters] My lord?
Lord Flasheart: I want something.
Bob Parkhurst: Take it!
[she undoes her shirt - exeunt]
Back to top Go down
smokezombie
Warlord
Warlord
smokezombie

Posts : 282
Trading Reputation : 0
Join date : 2009-09-01
Age : 42
Location : London...UK

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Witch Hunters Witch Hunters
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeThu 17 Mar 2011 - 21:30

Verry nice. Now you just have to finish the fountain haha!!
Back to top Go down
dr. willett's workshop
Champion
Champion
dr. willett's workshop

Posts : 54
Trading Reputation : 3
Join date : 2010-08-13
Age : 48
Location : West Sussex

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Dwarfs Dwarfs
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeFri 18 Mar 2011 - 7:56

Lots of hard work building it brick by brick. Well done!
Back to top Go down
http://drwillettsworkshop.co.uk
Kadzik
Knight
Knight
Kadzik

Posts : 80
Trading Reputation : 1
Join date : 2009-01-16
Age : 31
Location : Warsaw, Poland

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marienburgers Marienburgers
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeSat 19 Mar 2011 - 23:03

I've started big watchtower.
Southlands IMG_6329
Southlands IMG_6330
Southlands IMG_6331

I want getting on top impossible, so I will make platform in the middle, and stairs upward will be ruined.
Back to top Go down
DeafNala
Honour Guard
Honour Guard
DeafNala

Posts : 20854
Trading Reputation : 8
Join date : 2008-04-03
Age : 73
Location : Horseshoe Bay, TX, USA

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Orcs & Goblins Orcs & Goblins
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeSat 19 Mar 2011 - 23:17

Looks GOOD & the staircase plans sound like a good idea. Keep up the FINE WORK! thumbsup
Back to top Go down
Kadzik
Knight
Knight
Kadzik

Posts : 80
Trading Reputation : 1
Join date : 2009-01-16
Age : 31
Location : Warsaw, Poland

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marienburgers Marienburgers
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeSun 20 Mar 2011 - 13:12

I've used styrofoam cubes to cover the tower:
Southlands IMG_6332
Southlands IMG_6333
Back to top Go down
DeafNala
Honour Guard
Honour Guard
DeafNala

Posts : 20854
Trading Reputation : 8
Join date : 2008-04-03
Age : 73
Location : Horseshoe Bay, TX, USA

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Orcs & Goblins Orcs & Goblins
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeSun 20 Mar 2011 - 14:33

WOW! That was quick! The stonework looks GREAT...well worth all the effort. The spiral staircase is an EXCELLENT touch...FINE WORK! thumbsup
Back to top Go down
Kadzik
Knight
Knight
Kadzik

Posts : 80
Trading Reputation : 1
Join date : 2009-01-16
Age : 31
Location : Warsaw, Poland

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marienburgers Marienburgers
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeWed 23 Mar 2011 - 18:08

Tower is finished:
Southlands IMG_6335
Southlands IMG_6336
Southlands IMG_6338

Emmm....not exactly finished Razz I want big mirror on the top. It's used to make light signals, cause simple fire is quite ordinary Razz

Used colours:
Stairs and platform are black basecoat and 5 drybrushed with grays to white.
Walls are maybe 10 or even 12 drybrushes of brown, greys, reds, sephia, ochre etc.
Back to top Go down
DeafNala
Honour Guard
Honour Guard
DeafNala

Posts : 20854
Trading Reputation : 8
Join date : 2008-04-03
Age : 73
Location : Horseshoe Bay, TX, USA

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Orcs & Goblins Orcs & Goblins
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeWed 23 Mar 2011 - 19:12

That turned out SPLENDIDLY! The addition of the mirror should be a nice finishing touch...I sometimes wonder is any terrain piece is ever completely finished. VERY WELL DONE! thumbsup
Back to top Go down
Ordo Septenarius
Warlord
Warlord
Ordo Septenarius

Posts : 227
Trading Reputation : 0
Join date : 2010-10-06
Location : Portland, Oregon, USA

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Possessed Possessed
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeThu 24 Mar 2011 - 20:59

Quote :

Walls are maybe 10 or even 12 drybrushes of brown, greys, reds, sephia, ochre etc.

Just wondering if you could expand upon this. I am currently doing a large batch of stonework scenery, and would like some variation (rather than have everything just be black -> deep gray -> grey -> near white).

If you could let me know the general order, that'd be great. Thank you.

Back to top Go down
Kadzik
Knight
Knight
Kadzik

Posts : 80
Trading Reputation : 1
Join date : 2009-01-16
Age : 31
Location : Warsaw, Poland

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marienburgers Marienburgers
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeThu 24 Mar 2011 - 22:32

I start with black undercoat and dark brown drybrush. Now I drybrush medium grey (like fortres grey from GW paints) and later light grey. Then again dark brown, which is now not so dark. We have now something looking like clay with something grey.
Then I use red, but I don't paint whole surface but part of it, maybe 2/3. Then I use medium grey and also paint 2/3. So now I have some bricks with grey, some with red, and even some with red-grey and a few only brown. Now I add some white to brown and paint also 2/3. More whte and 2/3 painted. Even more white and 2/3 painted. Now some light grey with a few brush strokes will add even more variety. Last two additional layers of brown + white and almost pure white (again in 2/3).
If you do it in proper way: this 2/3 should be in patterned way; you should get nice varierty with your stonework.

Try and let us know, how it works with you Very Happy
Back to top Go down
Captain Bernhardt
Venerable Ancient
Venerable Ancient
Captain Bernhardt

Posts : 570
Trading Reputation : 1
Join date : 2009-10-22
Location : Gent, België

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Ostlanders Ostlanders
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeWed 13 Apr 2011 - 15:09

Can I be honest here? When I saw the finished conservatory I was a bit disappointed. When I saw the WIP I expected more from the finished piece. Don't get me wrong, it's still a very nice piece! But I expected more details, perhaps some intricate carvings, or a golden/bronze band? As an conservatory I think it deserves some intricate designs to break up the monotomous tower?

Otherwise your work is really nice!
The watchtower is great!
Back to top Go down
floedebolle
Honour Guard
Honour Guard
floedebolle

Posts : 2391
Trading Reputation : 2
Join date : 2010-05-17
Location : Danmany

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Possessed Possessed
Achievements earned: none

Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitimeWed 20 Apr 2011 - 20:37

Your drybrushing turned out really good indeed. Most peaple think: oh jah, drybrushing, thats just sweeping colour with a big brush over those surfaces, its easy! But its not, it really takes time until you´re able to drybrush to a good level, and it also depends on what parts you brush, and how often, not to mention the choice of shading.Well, enough, what i only wanted to say here was: Damn good job, thats it!Wink

_________________
Lord Flasheart: And always remember - if you want something, take it! Bobby!
Bob Parkhurst: [enters] My lord?
Lord Flasheart: I want something.
Bob Parkhurst: Take it!
[she undoes her shirt - exeunt]
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




Southlands Empty
PostSubject: Re: Southlands   Southlands Icon_minitime

Back to top Go down
 
Southlands
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Tom's Boring Mordheim Forum :: General Discussion :: Scenery and Terrain-
Jump to: