how to repaint an iron man helmet, simple .
Step 1: Materials Used
iron man or avengers iron man face mask
plasticoat (enamel paint) lilac colour- for the mask
metallic silver car spray- for the face plate
plasticoat bright red- for detail highlights
lacquer to finish
Step 2: Prime and Paint
spray primer and give 20 mins to dry, or whatever time given by manufacturer.
then spray the silver and allow 20-40 mins to dry
using a none abrasive soft paintbrush apply the plasticoat to the head and chin avoiding the face plate.
Step 4: Detail and Shine
using a fine paint brush follow the grooves and contours to add definition to the mask
what i did for the top of head section was to mix red with shimmering violet acrylic glittery paint to get a super shiny blend of colour.
apply lacquer to protect and bring out the colours.
have fun, ironman style
iron maiden.................rock on.