Monday, 24 March 2008

Roof colour

I think I am just about there on the roof colour. Starting with a basecoat of Anita Rust Red, I washed over a thin coat of Anita Chocolate Brown. I then shaded under the shingle lines with Anita Hunter Green watered down. Since taking this photo I have also highlighted the upper edge of the shingle line with Games Workshop Foundation paint in a light red. I picked out the line of fishscale shingles in watery Hunter Green.

As you can see, despite best efforts, I have managed to get quite a bit of paint onto my blue trim, so the next job is to go back and touch up the blue and green paintwork.


smehreen said...

I am Sumaiya from Texas, and a fellow dollhouse fanatic! I love your blog, and wish I found it sooner...before I started on my Garfield manor. The Willowcrest is also one of my favorite kits from Greenleaf. I just wanted to send you my best wishes on building this wonderful house! :)

You might enjoy my Garfield blog:

Mamma Millan said...

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