UNSC Painted foam "metal" ID plates or badges

I decided to experiment with some new branding tips on 3mm foam and then use acrylique paint to achieve the metal look. Here is a pic of the first 3 plates
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I used silver and black paint and also gave them a gloss coat.
#1)Top left recieved a coat of black, a coat of silver, details painted black, another coat of silver
#2)Top right recieved a coat of black, a coat of silver, details painted black, another coat of silver, blackwash, silver drybrush
#3)Bottom recieved corner details painted black, 3 coats of silver and a drybrush stencil
Personally I like the look of #2
 
Nice idea, but what are you gonna put them on?
My luggage!
Seriously though, I was thinking of putting the smallest plate on shotgun version 1. The larger might go on the assplate of the MKVI. The last might convert my Brother scanner to a UNSC scanner. I might also make some plates for the boot heels, could read: UNSC 15, or maybe one for the cod: UNSC XXL
(That last one was a joke)
When I get around to making a pistol I will use the fine burning tip to burn in the inscriptions and the other branding tips for the details
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I could probably make UNSC dogtags too, I will have to dig up some reference pictures.
 
Hahaha I like the originality! What kind of branding tips did you use?
Thanks. I used the various branding tips that came with the kit.
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You can get great details using this method, and it works great for other foam projects too. These are fridge magnets made with foam, a color dino, Ecto, Super Moshi badge and Lady Goo-goo.
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