Groot from Guardians of the Galaxy Mini Bust
Height: 3 Inches
Repainted the Play-Doh Groot sculpt I did two years ago.
It was looking a bit dull as Play-Doh wasn’t meant to last long. Coating it with PVA glue helped preserve it a bit, but it still shrunk a little, there were cracks and the twigs sticking out the back part fell off. Looks better without them anyway.
I started out by adding a fresh coat of PVA then sprayed with a primer then went on with the painting using acrylics. Adding a lighter tone first then building up painting with a darker wash to get some nice gritty woodsy effect, then finally some greens here and there for moss.
I now have an awesome looking Groot paper-weight!
More process photos on my Facebook page facebook.com/silentmanrt