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galatasaray and barca away 1970's

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couple of teams i have painted this week
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Nice couple of teams

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love that Barca kit. Both teams look great. Thanks for sharing :D
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yes very nicely done..I do like the Red/Yellow halves and the Barca/Swansea (!) away shirt is a classic


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shrewsbury town
not good at stripes.'KGB' style
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They work ok mate - I like 'em. With stripes just paint them faster & with more confidence - if you dilly dally they end up looking wavy - just my tip. :thumbsup:

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newgolddream wrote:They work ok mate - I like 'em. With stripes just paint them faster & with more confidence - if you dilly dally they end up looking wavy - just my tip. :thumbsup:
i shall try that NGD thanks. i think you may be right -in attempting to be careful my hesitancy probably isn't helping. Either that or i need a couple of whiskeys to stop the shakes !! :wink: :wink:


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my attempt at Paris St Germain- i was never really happy with ref 251
a couple of subs - i am undecided on which base combo to use all blue or red/blue
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Just whack the paint on mate-Subbuteo did
I like em, they've got character, i absolutely hate neat painting (machines do that and f'kin ruined SSG!!) :angry: :angry:

scruffier the better imho :D

oh and the Paris? red outer blue inner everytime
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Yep red inner blue outer.

Re the painting - Strictly speaking the stripes on a shirt should not be dead straight as the shirt is moulded with ripples in it. It looks artificial otherwise.

That guy second right, bottom is looking up to the sky :lol!:

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Ronaldo clone maybe?, checking his hair on the big 'in stadium' screen (f'kin furious and wanting to kill the c#nt smilie)

Hopefully Satan's got a nice warm spot on his side for that ####, and a huge hot poker ready :evil:
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newgolddream wrote:That guy second right, bottom is looking up to the sky :lol!:
i only noticed that Will when i started painting the figure. the head is not loose just facing up- must have slipped thru Mark's quality control ! it'll do as a sub.

thanks for the positive comments gents. I dont paint to sell (though i have sold the odd one at the subby fair) just for my own pleasure. i like painting i find it quite relaxing. and thats what matters really. I think they compliment my existing HW collection ok-as Mark says the originals were quite often painted 'rough'. Would like to get my stripes a bit better-more practice eh Will?

There are some truly amazing painters on this forum who produce quite spectacular pieces of work. If anything though sometimes they are TOO good so i think sometimes the teams rather than compliment original subby make it look very poor. I shall keep it rough/shabby Mark (i cant do em any better if i wanted to!!)

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Your paintings as good as anyone else's don't worry lad
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