Tau Painting Day 3

March 23, 2009 ·

March 23, 2009

The Tau painting mission continues. Today I've been painting the second Tau devilfish. I failed to do any painting this morning as I woke up late. Got home, cooked dinner and started painting at 7pm. Painted through till 10pm before my eyes couldn't take the strain anymore.

I managed to do all the green highlights on the second Tau Devilfish and made a start on tidying them up. Then it's on to the brown highlights. Tidy those up, then I can start on the engine pods and smart missile sponsons for both tanks. Then it's the dreaded orange stripes and I'm done!

3 of 14 hours used. 11 hours remaining.
The last tank took 6 hours of my time.
This is going to be close...

5 comments:

Kurt said...
March 23, 2009 at 9:37 PM  

You have a really sweet paint scheme! The colors are unique and stylish, and you have a very crisp and clean style that does the Tau Empire proud.

Adam Hunter said...
March 24, 2009 at 12:24 AM  

Thanks!

Checkout the painting guides to see how I do it :)

CJ said...
March 24, 2009 at 3:01 AM  

Hey Adam just came across your blog here and I have to say kudos for the determination! It's been a long time since I've seen someone keep a blog on such a tight Painting Deadline. So I want to wish you good luck on finishing this awesome looking army in time for your Tournament.

Cheers CJ

Adam Hunter said...
March 24, 2009 at 3:04 AM  

Thanks CJ. Can you tell me how you came across the blog?

CJ said...
March 24, 2009 at 3:23 AM  

to be honoust I don't really know I think it was from another blog I followed all though I can't recall which one. But Keep up the good work, I'm moustly looking at this blog for the painting and tactica as I'm playing a Saim Hann army it's always good to scout other fast army tactics. You never know when they come in handy

Cheers CJ

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