Gyan Revive (WIP2)

Gyan Revive (WIP2)

                  Right! Let’s continue on with weathering, I think I have as much picture to show(again…) But I will assist with my text as good as possible. First of all, forget the casual GM leg back there. Too pale, not dirty enough and…. Oh right, Gyan… I first dilute some Tamiya enamels dark grey to do a wash to bring down the colour tone. After that, I used brown to highlight some areas. When they’re dry enough, I used a paint brush…

Gyan Revive (WIP)

Gyan Revive (WIP)

                    My local Facebook “Gundam Builders Australia” is currently hold a contest, the topic is “weathering”. Being quite into that aspect of Gunpla, I am trying my luck towards it! I chose Gyan revive because it is a newer kit, so I can focus on weathering without messing with the kit too much. Not only that, with Gyan’s simple design and its curve and angular armour panels will help me to practice(and show off) different weathering skills! So, here we go….

Zeon Remnant Zaku I

Zeon Remnant Zaku I

What a long time since I made the first post! And I’m finally motivated enough to do another post. A while ago I made a custom Zaku I for a Reddit banner build. Since I wanted to learn some weathering skill, I decided a Zeon Remnant mobile suit would be a good excuse. I started with The Origin Zaku I (Denim/Slender). As I was not prepared for a lot of custom work on the frame and body, a newer kit would be a good idea. Here are some colour scheme…

Graze – Custom by Takoya

Graze – Custom by Takoya

Not too long ago I joined a Gunpla contest held on Reddit, I had lots of fun building this custom idea! This is a contest required HG Graze for base model, I combined a Graze Kai with Gundam Leopard Da Vinci to compose the main body. As you can tell, this is a leg from Gundam Leopard Da Vinci. I cut off the nubs to make painting easier. Missile pod from MG Zaku II, this one looks better than the Gundam Leopard Da Vinci ones… I added a piece of…