The diner was painted with blue and silver craft paints, then hit with Army Painter medium shade and some black chalk to make it weathered and wore out.
One of the reasons it took so long to get this thing together is because I had to find time (and inspiration) to put together the Boomer Big Boy. For those who don't quite get the reference, Shoney's Big Boy is a restaurant chain throughout the Eastern U.S. Their stores all have a big plastic "Big Boy" out front, it's somewhat of an iconic feature. Being a big fan of the Left 4 Dead video game, it wasn't too big of a leap (at least for me) to mash the two together into something slightly absurd.
|Here's what a real Big Boy looks like|
Well all this posting has made me hungry, so I'm going out for a burger. Enjoy!