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Painting and Weathering Service

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Re: Painting and Weathering Service

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Photographs indoors never show true colours unless you have the correct lighting. It will change as soon as you add the black bits.
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Re: Painting and Weathering Service

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This is what two hours masking looks like.

Image2020-11-23_03-24-34 by Steve Mumford, on Flickr

And the start of the reveal.

Image2020-11-23_03-24-59 by Steve Mumford, on Flickr

I’ll let the black cure properly overnight before removing any more. I may yet redo the smokebox in weathered black.
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Re: Painting and Weathering Service

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Not sure your strange customer will like the yellow. :D
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Re: Painting and Weathering Service

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Walkingthedog wrote: Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:35 pm Not sure your strange customer will like the yellow. :D
You know him better than I do. :?
I just hope it’s still the right colour underneath the ‘yellow’. :D
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I’m sure he’ll be delighted.
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Re: Painting and Weathering Service

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Steve M wrote: Mon Nov 23, 2020 4:38 pm
Walkingthedog wrote: Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:35 pm Not sure your strange customer will like the yellow. :D
You know him better than I do. :?
I just hope it’s still the right colour underneath the ‘yellow’. :D
What green? :D :D
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Ooh, Brian, you are a tease. :o
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It’s not green.

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That makes the maroon much darker or is it the light.
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Walkingthedog wrote: Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:36 pm That makes the maroon much darker or is it the light.
With maroon/crimson lake, your guess is as good as mine.
It’s definitely not the muddy brown that Hornby used though. :D
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