Star Gazer – 1980 Stern

Full playfield before work
Close up before we started. The black cupping marks won’t sand out, must be repainted.
After repainting
Before repairs and repainting
Base color applied. We have a hard time matching colors perfectly because different parts of the playfield fade differently and the appearance changes after clearcoat is applied.
Finished product.
Before
Base colors applied. She looks funny without a nose.
Finished product.
The blue star and yellow in STAR GAZER were not salvageable so we had to repaint the entire sections.
Yellow done, before red or black added.
Finished product.
Red base and partial work on left sword.
Finished product
Finished product. We didn’t have to do much here because the bird cleaned up well.