painting

From: Ken Taylor
Remote Name: 68.59.136.188
Date: 09/20/07
Time: 08:33 PM

Comments

I have been buikding a model of the Red Baron Lobster boat which is still a working lobster boat in Maine. I am having trouble with the painting. I sanded and primed the boat very well, but the pait supplied with the kit is not going on the model very well. There are brush strokes when I paint and some of the colors especially the white takes many coats to cover the grey primer. I am discouraged to have put all this work into the boat only to have the painting go poorly. Any advise would be wonderful. The kit is a really nice one from Blue Jacket kits in Maine. Thanks, Ken Taylor PS maybe I need to thin the paint?


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