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#10889102 - 06/01/15 10:50 PM My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy!
Txmedic033 Offline
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I'm pleased with my first attempt. Plenty of room for improvement, but it turned out better than I was expecting it to.


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#10889114 - 06/01/15 10:58 PM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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nothing wrong with those.
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#10889436 - 06/02/15 08:14 AM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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Not near as crappy as my last attempt at crappie, nice job
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#10889541 - 06/02/15 08:56 AM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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what did you use to get the pattern on the sides. looks like a sponge?
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#10890332 - 06/02/15 01:43 PM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: basscat dad]
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Originally Posted By: basscat dad
what did you use to get the pattern on the sides. looks like a sponge?


It was a sponge. I should have trimmed it a little smaller than I did.

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#10890420 - 06/02/15 02:35 PM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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i don't think so. looks to be the right size to me. nice work!
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#10894145 - 06/04/15 12:05 AM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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Looks pretty dang good to me. If I had to judge I might say just a hair less green down the sides but a young crappie looks really close to that bait.

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#10894416 - 06/04/15 08:06 AM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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Nice work....PM'd you a schedule to play around with. Use pearl and iridescent colors for the belly shoulders and back.....good luck. Keep posting thumb

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#10897686 - 06/05/15 12:38 PM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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My second attempt was a little better. I used some of Dr Bois' advice and some of what I meant to do the first time. I accidentally sprayed the yellow way too low. It was only supposed to be the top half. I'm confident that my 3rd attempt will be what I'm looking for. First pic is what I was basing it off of.



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#10897815 - 06/05/15 01:29 PM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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Here is the one Bo did for me.

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#10898373 - 06/05/15 06:15 PM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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Originally Posted By: Txmedic033
My second attempt was a little better. I used some of Dr Bois' advice and some of what I meant to do the first time. I accidentally sprayed the yellow way too low. It was only supposed to be the top half. I'm confident that my 3rd attempt will be what I'm looking for. First pic is what I was basing it off of.





That's bad a$$! I need some DDs in that color. Its spot on!

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#10898623 - 06/05/15 09:06 PM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Offline
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Originally Posted By: Txmedic033
My second attempt was a little better. I used some of Dr Bois' advice and some of what I meant to do the first time. I accidentally sprayed the yellow way too low. It was only supposed to be the top half. I'm confident that my 3rd attempt will be what I'm looking for. First pic is what I was basing it off of.






That is a phenomenal representation of a crappie, I would love to be able to paint one that nice. Expecially on some deep divers, would be a sweet pattern on a cb20. If you interested in doing some trading I would love to have a couple in this pattern and would gladly paint you any of my patterns that you like. Or I would buy a few
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#10898826 - 06/05/15 11:01 PM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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I'd be more than happy to share the recipe or paint you some if that's what you'd prefer.

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#10898890 - 06/06/15 12:50 AM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
Bradshuflin aka hunter'sdad Offline
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Either way bud just let me know.
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#10899080 - 06/06/15 08:01 AM Re: My first attempt at crappie wasn't crappy! [Re: Txmedic033]
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Originally Posted By: Txmedic033
I'd be more than happy to share the recipe or paint you some if that's what you'd prefer.

i'd like to have the recipe!
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