First of all, a friend from the forum (schleichtiersammler) noted the ears of my Bengal tiger were too white, so I changed them and they do look better.
Secondly, another friend from the forum sent me a Schleich Wisent to repaint, it was in poor condition.
I felt bad repainting it, as I know how rare these figurines are - but it was in bad shape.
Before you start thinking "he's a bit dark isn't he?" I based the colours on this image below:
I just loved the richness in his coat, which looks almost purple and the rusty red on his shoulders.