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Old 12-18-18, 04:30 PM
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My handlebar's stem start losing all it's paint. So i decided to make as new with a fresh repaint.
Since i'am really critic about my work i want your opinion.
Do you like it or i just ruined? Should i try again starting from zero?
Daaaamn! is too hard to use a brush for tiny details!

Starting from there:
https://i.postimg.cc/bN06GzS0/IMG-20181218-145344.jpg
https://i.postimg.cc/NfvJfyFf/IMG-20181218-141012.jpg

To end:
https://i.postimg.cc/j2cs5pHs/IMG-20181218-225842.jpg
https://i.postimg.cc/fLXywqqL/IMG-20181218-225823.jpg
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Old 12-19-18, 12:51 PM
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I think it gives it a personalized homey feel to it. I used to paint model cards and metal figurines so I know the tiny details can be challenging.
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Old 12-19-18, 03:10 PM
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I think it gives it a personalized homey feel to it. I used to paint model cards and metal figurines so I know the tiny details can be challenging.
Yep! Making was very hard to do , even if you think everything has been made from paint points...
I'am very undecided if remake it or leave it as it is.
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Old 12-19-18, 11:48 PM
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Bravo!
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Old 12-20-18, 01:28 PM
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second try, comments?
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Old 12-20-18, 05:13 PM
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second try, comments?
Kinda looks like blood splatter
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Old 12-21-18, 04:04 AM
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Kinda looks like blood splatter
yea , thats the idea
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Old 12-21-18, 09:22 AM
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DID YOU HIT A DEER!? lol joking
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Old 12-21-18, 12:05 PM
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DID YOU HIT A DEER!? lol joking
As my friend said ,"seems you smashed your theets there" ahahah
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Old 12-29-18, 11:13 AM
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yes i like
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Old 12-29-18, 11:13 AM
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Wow

Looks pretty cool bud!
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First try made me smile, but not in a bad way. I kinda' like the second one and think it looks good with the colors on you bike.
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Not sure about the bagpipes!
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first attempt:
really unsteady lines and some how paint bleed when it comes to the black. i suggest if you want to try something like this to use paint pens in the meantime until you make sure you have a steady hand.

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muuuuch better, simple to do yet very effective visually.
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Old 03-24-19, 07:20 PM
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cool spatter lols
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