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Painting: Painting with Acrylic
Discuss Acrylic painting techniques.
stars & stripes
England - East Anglia, United Kingdom
Joined: September 13, 2006
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Posted: Wednesday, February 03, 2016 - 01:12 AM UTC
The best way to paint the stars&stripes on a U S Paratrooper
82 AA in 1/16 scale
England - North West, United Kingdom
Joined: September 03, 2011
KitMaker: 608 posts
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Posted: Saturday, February 06, 2016 - 03:20 PM UTC
Hi Cyril.

I was so tempted to be mischevious and say stars above the stripes!

I would be tempted to buy some decal film, print them off and apply after a precoat of gloss varnish to get a smooth surface for the decal on the arm.

After varnishing them with flat clear you vould paint over them if you want to add shadow and highlight.