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Re: F1 Memorabilia
Posted by: Rosberg
Date: 18/04/2013 20:11
Now it's time to work on the 1/20 Teo Fabi figure - this is the GF Figure i chose to use
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012178.jpg

The figure has already been sprayed with a few coats of primer (gray and white) and then the base colour of white. Now i'm masking certain parts of the figure to leave the white on - before i sprayed a coat of green.
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012252.jpg

Masking of the helmet for the bottom green portion
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012255.jpg

Done, the tone of green is not 100% accurate, i should've spent more time on fine tuning the colour. Anyway here is how it looks.
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012257.jpg

Removed the masking tape to reveal the result.
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012259.jpg

The bottom green has been sprayed, now i'm masking (using both tape and liquid mask) the helmet for the red portions. Remember there's a thin white line in between the colours, so it's pretty tricky.
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012272.jpg

http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012279.jpg

here is the result.
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012280.jpg

Now needed to mask for the top green portion of the helmet.
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012283.jpg

Done, but the white lines in between are too thick and the colour edges are quite rough.
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012288.jpg

I had re-worked on the helmet to obtain a better result. The helmet has been attached to the body.
http://i241.photobucket.com/albums/ff226/KekeNicoRosberg/1-20%20Wolf%20Kit%20-%201985%20Toleman%20TG185/P1012297.jpg

The only thing left for the figure is the decal (which i still need to create myself) and the visor.

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