CoffinWood part 4 – more painted buildings

Hello all

I managed to paint one more building and make a good start on another.

I went with brighter colours. From my research I read that, even though architecture was simple, some business pended would try and make their building stand out with a fresh brighter lick of paint.

I released episode 55 of Imperial Rebel Ork Podcast yesterday and on it I had a casual chat as I painted this next one. The house of the unholy. I still have more to do but I thought I’d share an image of how it’s progressing. It’s a white base coat but with light/mid grey to highlight edges, door and window frames. It worked better than I hoped actually.

After the one above I have another house to paint and then that’s it for MDF buildings but I do have my eye on a couple of other MDF kits now haha. So we could see more in CoffinWood. I’m also still, anxiously, waiting for 3D printed buildings to arrive from OTP. Can’t wait for those.

I hope everyone is well.

It’s pouring with rain here but I have the whole weekend off so I’m hoping to watch a couple more Western Movies.

Cheers

IRO

28 thoughts on “CoffinWood part 4 – more painted buildings”

      1. The jangling of the piano keys that nervously tails off, the shaking of the barman’s hand as he pours another drink, the whisper that runs around the saloon as even hardened frontiersmen turn a little pale and the sound of the horses hooves as the gunfighters ride slowly down towards the lone sheriff…

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    1. Haha The funny thing is my seven year old keeps thinking it’s a salon. So there you go mate, you’re as clever as my seven year old haha. I’ve realized it’s only a very small saloon so I might go for a bigger one as well and one of the scenarios could be A Pub Battle or something haha.

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    1. Last night I ended up watching Leon, my all time favourite movie but this time it was the Directors cut. I’ve never seen that version and it’s so much better. So yeah not a western but I just had to tell someone haha. I’m going to watch the rest of The Quick and the Dead today though. Maybe The Professionals as well.

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      1. I love The Quick and the Dead. I’m long overdue for a rewatch of that. My uncle encouraged my love of Clint Eastwood and my adopted parents (not really adopted but that’s it’s own story) watched John Wayne movies with me frequently. Not a western but for the record, I LOVE Crocodile Dundee. HAHAHA. 😀

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  1. I’m a bit late to the party – had too many Aussie podcasts to listen to this week 😉😉. Ok, I was hobbying too…

    Great look of how buildings were washed more than painted, plus how they weathered. Superb!

    Looking forward to seeing the whole town! And the game of course!

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