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How to paint stubble?
Firenze, Italy
Joined: February 25, 2010
KitMaker: 8 posts
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Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 - 09:21 AM UTC
Please help me!!!! I would paint stubble onto my figurine 1:35, but I don't know how do! tutorial? thanks ps: please speake clear...I'm italian!
Victoria, Australia
Joined: July 28, 2004
KitMaker: 10,889 posts
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Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 - 11:28 AM UTC
Have a look at this tutorial: Painting a Face: Oils over Acrylic by John Pradarelli. The last page deals with stubble.

Hope this helps

Arkansas, United States
Joined: June 29, 2009
KitMaker: 11,610 posts
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Posted: Tuesday, July 12, 2011 - 10:24 PM UTC
mix about 15:1 skin tone:hair color. Apply on area of stubble.
Quebec, Canada
Joined: January 01, 2004
KitMaker: 7,600 posts
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Posted: Monday, September 03, 2012 - 04:22 AM UTC
Similarly, skin tone with grey, thinned, but not quite a wash. Brush on beard and moustache areas. Practice first.