Weathering/Airbrush/Bachmann/Air Supply Question

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Re: Weathering/Airbrush/Bachmann/Air Supply Question

Postby TimberSurf » Sat Oct 07, 2017 1:01 pm

I will be writing up a Lumsdonia Tip about this soon, pastel charcoal, ground down can be used for weathering, multiple colours in one pack, only slightly dearer than one commercial pot!
It can be permanently secured with air brushed matt varnish, or I believe (like making trees) cheap hairspray can be used as a fixer (and can be washed off if you change your mind)
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Re: Weathering/Airbrush/Bachmann/Air Supply Question

Postby Tom@Crewe » Sat Oct 07, 2017 4:16 pm

I bought some weathering powders this morning and have had a tinker with them, I like the results especially as these are first attempt's.
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Re: Weathering/Airbrush/Bachmann/Air Supply Question

Postby Ironduke » Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:22 am

Looks great, Tom. That second photo is generally yellower than the first though. Different times of day perhaps.

I've used Tamiya powders. They come with a little brush like you'd find in a makeup compact. They work very well.
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Re: Weathering/Airbrush/Bachmann/Air Supply Question

Postby Tom@Crewe » Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:29 am

The yellowness is my Daylight bulb blew and I only had standard replacement. Hope to get new one later.
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Re: Weathering/Airbrush/Bachmann/Air Supply Question

Postby Ironduke » Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:37 am

Ah! Loft dweller?
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Re: Weathering/Airbrush/Bachmann/Air Supply Question

Postby Tom@Crewe » Sun Oct 08, 2017 9:18 am

West facing spare room with trees outside, but may as well be loft for amount of outside light most of the time.
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