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  1. Ren's Avatar
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    May 29, 2013, 9:57 PM - First ESB Bucket #1

    esb-13_202-jpgHey all..here is an abbreviated pic history of my first ever ESB bucket. This is also the first ever helmet Ive painted. Let me know what ya think. Helmet is a FP v2. Painted using RalaFett Stencils
    .... I weathered the carbon scoring on the dent and cheeks. Just dont have pic of it at that stage.
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    May 29, 2013, 10:06 PM - Re: First ESB Bucket #2

    Wow man , not bad at all! Great job.
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    May 29, 2013, 10:14 PM - Re: First ESB Bucket #3

    Looks great. The more I look at all these beautiful paintjobs that keep popping up the more I realize I'm going to need to commission a paint job for my stuff.
  5. sleepalot is offline sleepalot
    May 29, 2013, 10:43 PM - Re: First ESB Bucket #4

    Great job on the sharp detail. It looks great. The only thing I'd change is the right ear color to the floquil "Earth". #FLOF110081
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    May 30, 2013, 12:23 AM - Re: First ESB Bucket #5

    Looks pretty good for a first paint and I agree about the right ear being a bit dark and as Sleepalot suggested, you might try to correct it with that color. You did a great job!
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    May 30, 2013, 12:34 AM - Re: First ESB Bucket #6

    the "earth" floquil look too light I added orange to darken it. Might have gone too heavy..but again..first time mixing colors. Next bucket will be closer
  8. sleepalot is offline sleepalot
    May 30, 2013, 1:19 AM - Re: First ESB Bucket #7

    Quote Ren said: View Post
    the "earth" floquil look too light I added orange to darken it. Might have gone too heavy..but again..first time mixing colors. Next bucket will be closer
    Yeah at first it will be but when you give it a little misting with some Grimey Black or any black really it darkens it nicely. Sorry please dont take it as negative to the great job you've already done. Just a nice step towards perfection.
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    May 30, 2013, 2:46 PM - Re: First ESB Bucket #8

    Any advise is welcomed, this being my first attempt, I knew it would be a learning experience. I have another CC Asok that Im going to paint ESB too. Im meeting Bulloch in june and having him sign this one. Ill nail it next time.
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    May 30, 2013, 9:02 PM - Re: First ESB Bucket #9

    Great job for your first bucket! You did MUCH better on your back panels than I did, that's for sure. I agree about the one ear, but nevertheless it is a primo paint job. I can't wait to see your next one!

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