Charlie Hetherington (
Thu, 26 Oct 2000 21:54:42 CDT

I used the same stuff and it looks great. What you might want to do is water
the citadel paints down a little so they are more "juicy" this should reduce
streaks, but you will have to do a couple of coats for best results. You can
get citadel colors at from the online store. or maybe
its i don't know, try them both. ^_^


>From: Char Aznable <>
>Subject: Re: [gundam] Brushpainting
>Date: Thu, 26 Oct 2000 18:48:42 -0700 (PDT)
>On Thu, 26 Oct 2000 20:31:07 -0500, wrote:
> > I leave ugly streaks and it doesn't look one bit smooth. I know its
> > near impossible to get an airbrush like finish but I just want to do it
> > well as possible.
>I was able to get a good finish from brushpainting when using Citadel
>the paint they use for Warhammer 40K. dunno if it's available in the US,
>but when the paint is semi-dry, I lightly brush it with water so the finish
>would even out.
>with Tamiya paints, I have a hard time coz they dry out so easily. maybe I
>need to add more thinner or something. I haven't used much Mr. Color since
>the supply isn't that good in the Philippines.
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