The only advice I could really offer on those is to keep the bait flat on it's side when painting the eyes and let them dry at least partially before using a hair dryer on them. It'll give you a cleaner pupil if you do that. Once you put some clear coat on those they will look even better. Especially if you use some D2T epoxy. It really adds depth to the colors.
10 lake records, 3 all tackle, and I only added this because Rick did and I have more.