Goldar and Seoni- variations on skin tones

Here are a few minis that I got to paint for a client. They’re both pewter, since I’m sure someone is curious. I’ve got a bones Goldar that I’ve been itching to paint up, and I’m sure I’ll get to do him sometime soon too.

The skin tones were definitely a centerpoint for both of these. In the past, I made the mistake of using a too light and too pink skin tone on a half naked barbarian, and he really looked as though he’d get sunburned. So here, I went with a more tanned color that I think presents itself as more natural for the super shirtless guy.

Interestingly enough, Seoni has an extremely pink skin tone. That’s my client’s choice, but it is one that I think works very well for her (giving her a sort of limited pallet look).

Anyway, here they are:

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