If you feel like you're applying too many paint coats to get the look you want out of your pre-shade then you probably need to tone down the. About us. While Gunpla is a portmanteau of "Gundam plastic model", this subreddit is dedicated to the practice of building all mecha models. I get the occasional odd question about preshading on my Gundam kits/gunpla, so I guess I'll put up a short guide with some references for you.
Gunpla modeling is all about creativity. The more modifications you do, the more your own personal style will show in the final product. Gundam Building Pre-Shading. Preshading is a relatively simple concept that can yield amazing results with enough patience and. Before applying any color paint be sure to spray a coat of primer(i use mr hobby grey primer),this will help the paint to stick better to the.
Once you get the basics of airbrushing practiced, it's time to move up a level and get some practice with airbrush control. The basics of this.