Bandai 1/60 Perfect Grade Zaku - Desert Commander - Second Half - Part 2 - Hands/Arms
For smaller parts that I want the lines to show up better, I will just wash them.
5 part thinner and 1 part paint. You can probably change the ratio depending on what you are putting it on.
The lines are highlighted after the wash.
Again, humborl works great on top of tamiya paint. I sometime use Humbrol to touch up as well.
Wash these lines as well. The one on the right is before the clean up.
After clean up.Not sure wait I spend so much time on some good enough looking parts. But then, hobby is supposed to help you burn time and make you happy.
I decided to paint the tube copper.
So, here it is.
More shots of the battle field.
Also wash the weapon parts as well.
And post shadow all the metal parts. I usually add black on top of metal color. But you can also do metal color on top of black.
Let's put them together.
The three tone metal feel is all there.
To tell the truth, I am very tamped to dry brush all the parts. But then, I don't want to make them all feel like a tank ...