I base coated the braids and horns on Ronso. Braids first; the color choice was easy there. I had to think about the horns a bit. At first I was thinking about going with something more realistic, and then I remembered I was painting a psychic space cat, and realism isn't really a thing here.
Sunday, March 26, 2023
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
I finished highlights on Ronso's mane, and then decided the body highlights needed to go higher and did that. Then I finished his eyes and mouth, and put a base coat on his armor and jewelry. I feel like he's coming together.
Thursday, March 16, 2023
I started highlights on the Sphiranx's mane. I've also decided to start calling it Ronso, in honor of an internet cat. That's one round of highlights on the mane; I need to do another. I also painted the straps on his armor bits and painted his nose black. After I've finished the fur, I'm probably going to do the armor, because having it unpainted is bugging be more than his horns/braids.
I spent the night before last trying out some ProAcryl paints I just bought. Here's the test figure: