Originally Posted by varmintH8R
I've seen a lot of cheesy DIY paint jobs on rifles. The ones above are flat-out awesome. What's the secret (on the off chance I one day get the cajones to paint a
The one with the bobcat is actually my first.
The secret is layering, no discernible "edges", no dramatic colors.
apply your lightest color first as a base, and then lightly layer your darker colors.
Without looking at it real close you can't see that I use a camo net that is honeycombed as a stencil for the darker colors.
Good camo is blending with nature, not trying to stand out.