I was initially going to leave this one alone but once she became the most powerful amiibo in my collection I felt this bodge would be appropriate.
No Master Seals here, but I do have blades and a blatant disregard for the condition of a project until it’s done.
…her head and cape followed with the application of putty:
While that set for a bit, I cut and swiveled parts of her left hand to make it more a more natural shield-holding position.
Then it was time to add more putty:
At this point I decided to remove the stand as it would make painting a pain later:
From here I decided to deal with the shield. I was not looking forward to this part, but luckily I found someone who did a great cosplay of Lucina, and included WIP shots of the sheild here.
With that as a reference, I was able to break it down into 6 layers
and cut it out of plasticard:
It will show up later unpainted, but I wanted to give a clearer look as my record keeping was crap during this bit.
Thankfully, she didn’t topple during the night.
Next up, was priming and adding the other details:
Here I am painting up the armour…
…and getting her noggin back on: