My first Paint up: Bobamaker RotJ helmet

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MasterEdi

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So after over a YEAR on order I finally got my Bobamaker version 3 Helmet! ... I never painted anything like this but I'll show you step by step what I did.

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First I Dremeled some battle damage!

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MasterEdi

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After that I carefully used some liquid frisket to preserve my silver battle damage, then started on my green paint!
 

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MasterEdi

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I peeled off the frisket and the silver underneath showed through.

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Did the same frisket, red paint, and frisket and more green

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MasterEdi

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At this point it was just pushing and pulling paint to add more damage and adjusting colors... Still not finished but happy with my work so far...

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warrenhouck

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Looking good! You don't see as many people tackle the rotj helmets as you do esb. Nice job
 

MasterEdi

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Thanks!... Yeah ESB is the standard, I just like the overall rainbow colors in the RotJ. My goal is to put together a complete costume by Dec. 18th! ... Btw here is some comparison shots, on the left is the actual RotJ, right mine. I'm a little off here and there but I can live with it.

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MatterMaker

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Looking great! Now you need to dirty it up a bit with some dark, watered down washes, then hit it with a bit of highlights again!

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Tom1971

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Awesome job.

Looks like you don't have the Bobamaker wavy brow. How did you manage that??? It was the one thing Bobamkaer did I was not nuts about.

Again, excellent work.
 

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