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    Great thanks! I sent him a message and lets see...

    Great thanks! I sent him a message and lets see what he says :)
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    Clear plastic round bases supplier in eu?

    Hi all!

    Does anyone know any good suppliers of clear plastic round 25mm+ bases for miniatures in the EU? I'm looking to base zombicide zombies on them.

    I know there is Litko, but i can only...
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    Ok so slow progress with real life getting in the...

    Ok so slow progress with real life getting in the way. On these ones the red is complete, the rest is still WIP.. i think some progress on the red, but not happy with the feel of the mid tone of...
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    My god, the speed at which you pump out work of...

    My god, the speed at which you pump out work of such quality is awe inspiring.... great work on perturabo!
  5. Thread: Tero's Corner

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    wow! Stunning work.

    wow! Stunning work.
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    Thats a funky looking skull Zab! nice one :D

    Thats a funky looking skull Zab! nice one :D
  7. Thread: Aniku's WIPs

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    Really stunning!

    Really stunning!
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    Thanks Ten Ball / Persifal, i will do as you...

    Thanks Ten Ball / Persifal, i will do as you suggest for the photography.. an art in itself :)
    Ill work on the contrast / base / photography and post update later.

    I edited this comment to put in...
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    wilks WIP / quest for improvement log

    Hey all,

    I stopped painting 7 years ago, starting again this month and i set myself a couple of goals that i would like to log the quest for here!

    -Get good tabletop+ standard aiming on...
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    I managed to get a smoother finish by shaking for...

    I managed to get a smoother finish by shaking for more minutes, keeping the can in warm water first for about 1 min and even shorter bursts of coats.

    So think this one can be chalked up to me...
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    Vallejo Aerosol Primer issues

    Hey all,


    I've been away from the hobby for a number of years but recently getting back into the swing of things. I picked up Vallejo aerosol black surface primer and I think its not coming out...
  12. Thread: Project Wolf

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    Thats a mighty fine beard! great job.

    Thats a mighty fine beard! great job.
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    ok... i cant resist it anymore.. doesnt the demon...

    ok... i cant resist it anymore.. doesnt the demon bust look like George Bush!?

    lol
  14. Thread: WIP High Elves

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    He\'s looking good so far, I would try and shade...

    He\'s looking good so far, I would try and shade the white a little more as the front part looks a little flat (arm looks good though)

    I like the gold too :)
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    I dont think that was a slapdown groffus, you...

    I dont think that was a slapdown groffus, you could take it that he didnt know what to say becasue he couldnt find any faults....

    It wasnt worded harshly :) chill :drunk:
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    GW LOTR Game opinions?

    Hi,

    I was bought the mines of moria starter pack for my birthday and i was wondering if the game was any good?

    Is it worth painting up and playin?

    Cheers!

    wilks
  17. Thread: Goblin Warboss

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    Thanks for the feedback guys. I am definatly...

    Thanks for the feedback guys.

    I am definatly going to try and brighten up my highlights quite a lot in my next model.

    I might come back to him and touch him up in time... but i have sooo many...
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    Hi Website is up and running, ...

    Hi Website is up and running,

    http://alexcastromodels.blogs.com/

    He seems to still be the same :drunk:
  19. Get well soon :) Like a few of us here it...

    Get well soon :)

    Like a few of us here it seems i too have been in and out of hospital, also way too many trips to A&E (ER to the Stateside cmoners)

    Its not pleasent, but hopefully all will be...
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    Thanks for the quick responses guys :) I...

    Thanks for the quick responses guys :)

    I like the one spacemunkie and einion recommended, i need to convince the wife to let me take up that much space :)

    I was worried about too much dust...
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    How Best to display/protect minis

    Hi all,

    I am at the stage now where i have a few minis that i want to display in my office and protect them from dust.

    My question is, can anyone reccomend a good cabinet? I live in teh UK...
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    Hi , First off welcome to the forums mate :) ...

    Hi ,

    First off welcome to the forums mate :)

    I like the model, yea the paints could do with being thinner espically on the blue but i dont think its too clunky.

    The freehand skull is great,...
  23. Thread: Goblin Warboss

    by wilks
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    Goblin Warboss

    Hey,

    This is my 3rd submission to CMON. I have been painting for around 1 year now but have only completed like 3 minis! (job pfft!)

    I posted him in the WIP section, and it was pointed out...
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    Guys, Due to constraints on my time (and the...

    Guys,

    Due to constraints on my time (and the mountain of models still to do!) I just decided to submit him as is, i know hes not perfect but im still hoping for a score in the 7\'s :)

    Thanks...
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    Love it, did the votey/commenty thing :)

    Love it, did the votey/commenty thing :)
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    My First Army (Chaos Marines) WIP

    Hi all,

    After being persuaded to start playing warhammer instead of just learning to paint by my friends i decided to purchase a Chaos Battleforce.

    I have gone for a dark green colour scheme. ...
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    lol! sorry dragonforge i didnt realise they...

    lol!

    sorry dragonforge i didnt realise they were like this. i have never used them before and i am relatively new to the hobby :(

    Thanks for the info peeps

    :redface:
  28. Thread: EURO 2008!!

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    Im really enjoying it so far. Holland have...

    Im really enjoying it so far.

    Holland have really suprised me, but their football is great. Beautiful flowing moves and lethal finishing.

    Snieder is an amazing player.

    Ps im going for...
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    Just ordered from Forgeworld....

    Hey guys,

    Just orderd a kit from forgeworld and got an email saying this.

    \"Thank you for shopping at Forge World . Due to unprecedented demand for our product please allow 28 days for...
  30. I found these on forge world ...

    I found these on forge world
    http://www.forgeworld.co.uk/dgpa.htm

    Needless to say i think ive found my chapter!

    What amazing lookin kits :yes:
  31. Thanks guys :) Im goign to buy the battleforce...

    Thanks guys :)

    Im goign to buy the battleforce in the morning :)

    I like the colour scheme of sickly green that the nurgle plague dudes have.. the whole corrupted metal and oozin stuff appeals...
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    only been painting a year but i think theres been...

    only been painting a year but i think theres been an improvment already :) especially in photography!

    First jun 07
    http://www.coolminiornot.com/pics/pics12/img46adb023dedaf.jpg

    Latest Jun 08...
  33. New to playing - looking for advice with starting

    Hi Guys,

    I am new to this hobby, i have been painting on and off for a year but have never played a game of 40k or fantasy before.

    I was thinking about buying a Chaos Space marine battleforce...
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    I really love this army! Great colour...

    I really love this army!

    Great colour scheme... reminds me of robin hood haha :)

    keep the photos coming, im looking forward to seeing the rest

    Good work :beer:
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    Thanks dan :) No voting link yet, i will prob...

    Thanks dan :)

    No voting link yet, i will prob post it late in the new submissions if noone comes back with any glaring mistakes ive missed :rolleyes:

    Yeah only 3rd model! But to be fair ive...
  36. Thread: New GW washes

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    I have to admit they are very easy to use, and...

    I have to admit they are very easy to use, and not too pricey considering the price of most gw products these days!

    They are definatly worth a try, the shop have them out to try in my local on...
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    Ok i invested in a light tent and used...

    Ok i invested in a light tent and used spacemunkies tutorial so hopefully this will give u a better idea.

    Mettallics were hard to photograph, i dont like the way they look on the photos.
    ...
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    Nice and freaky... reminds me of donnie darko!

    Nice and freaky... reminds me of donnie darko!
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    Im gonna try and get a better photo tommorrow in...

    Im gonna try and get a better photo tommorrow in the good sunlight :)

    @Dan - im not a huge fan of the skin tone myself, i experimented and i think its too dark ... i am considering lightening...
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    Goblin Warboss (now with Vote link :D )

    Hi all,

    Its been hard to actually find time to paint these days. Since my last submission (a griffon inquisitor) ive only painted the face of an orc and a face of a terminator lol!

    I sat down...
  41. Thread: Orc WIP

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    Orc WIP

    Hey Folks,

    Been a while since i last posted (gotta love marriage >_<)

    Im a newish painter, painted on and off for a year or so. I have completed maybe 12 models in total. This is my first in...
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    Thanks Kenan!! Ill let you know when i get...

    Thanks Kenan!!

    Ill let you know when i get it :)

    Glad you got your package too thuff, hope you like the models :)

    wilks
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    Ok im flagged :) I shipped my package today via...

    Ok im flagged :) I shipped my package today via recorded airmail so hopefully will arrive in a few days!
    Then i can start getting excited about the models im getting!
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    Ive played games for a long time, and love all of...

    Ive played games for a long time, and love all of lonos list lol

    But my all time favourite game has to be System Shock 2. That was pure genious.

    Followed closely by Baldurs gate 2 :)
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    Sent message to the reciever on Monday, still no...

    Sent message to the reciever on Monday, still no word. Im anxious to send mine out asap cause im flagged :D
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    Really like this one, lovely job on the SENMM and...

    Really like this one, lovely job on the SENMM and the base :)

    The skin tones are nice too
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    Im going to paint one shoulder in gold NMM just...

    Im going to paint one shoulder in gold NMM just to compare and contrast, as im not entirely sold on metallics yet :)

    Ill post tommorro!.

    wilks.
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    The gold recipe is as follows: -50/50 Scorched...

    The gold recipe is as follows:
    -50/50 Scorched Brown Shining Gold (thinned)
    -Thinned shining gold
    -Shaded with Brown ink (thinned)
    -Highlighted in stages with mithril silver/Shining gold mix...
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    I just finished and photographed my Griffin...

    I just finished and photographed my Griffin inquisitor that i had been workin on for a good while, my wife wanted to look at it... she dropped it and chipped a large portion of it.

    We didnt talk...
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    Hey, Slow progress on this guy, i decided on...

    Hey,

    Slow progress on this guy, i decided on metallics - another first for me painting gold with metal paints :/ (sucks being new!)

    Feedback much appreciated, i think its looking like gold (hey...
  51. Its a blatent publicity stunt aye, but to be...

    Its a blatent publicity stunt aye, but to be honest there are people -fanatical HP fans- who will think this is vital news especially when there arn\'t going to be any more books to clarify obscure...
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    I look forward to starting something new! ...

    I look forward to starting something new!

    After swearing blind that i hate everything to do with the mini ive just finished :)
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    well i have decided on a Tuetonic Grand Master...

    well i have decided on a Tuetonic Grand Master for myself lol from pegaso (although now you\'ve scare me again Einion!)

    As far as my dad goes, im spoiled for choice with Alpines range... got it...
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    I would be looking for a figure only, a trooper...

    I would be looking for a figure only, a trooper of some description. German or allied, not Russian or japanese.

    i dont mind what its made of and 1/15 is cool, im easy goin :)

    This is the...
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    thanks general! great site, and good delivery...

    thanks general! great site, and good delivery times :)
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    World War 2 large scale models

    Hey,

    I want to get a present for my father, hes a big fan of models. I was looking for manufacturers of 54mm+ scale WW2 models.

    I checked out Andrea minatures, although great i would like to...
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    Bardzo dobrze... beautiful blending! Its soo...

    Bardzo dobrze... beautiful blending!

    Its soo smooth. Great job bud ;)
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    There seems to be a WHOLE lotta politics going...

    There seems to be a WHOLE lotta politics going on.

    I just wanna paint minis lol
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    Its a great job Liz. A good idea well excecuted....

    Its a great job Liz. A good idea well excecuted. The bag is good, i preferred the old one- but this is cool too :)

    Thank you for sharing.

    Wilks
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    ooo exciting! lol first time for me wilks -...

    ooo exciting! lol first time for me

    wilks - Ireland - anywhere
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    @Larre - im 25 bud :) got started with this...

    @Larre - im 25 bud :) got started with this painting stuff late lol

    @Roger - i think it might be my vallejo game colours chalking up as well, could be another factor.

    Cheers for the comments,...
  62. im lucky my wife actually likes my models, she...

    im lucky my wife actually likes my models, she even came to GD Poland with me ^_^ whilst visiting family

    I would love to see some of the historical stuff, ive lived in a games workshop/fantasy...
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    if you right click on the red boxes, then choose...

    if you right click on the red boxes, then choose properties, copy the link manually from there and paste it in to your address bar. It works that way.
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    i think its the close-ups, i do water down my...

    i think its the close-ups, i do water down my paints, but perhaps not enough for such photos as these.

    but hey im a big believer in warts-and-all work in progress photos! lol
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    New WIP - Chaos Terminator lord

    Hey guys,

    A new one for me, a chaos termi lord :cool:

    I undercoated this guy in black because i decided to paint him in red corsair colours (a lot of black). I will paint him with a lot of...
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    ive always liked the fact that people on here...

    ive always liked the fact that people on here take time to answer my noobie questions and critique my painting even though im sure the same questions get asked time and time again.

    I think that...
  67. Article: Avatars of War Barbarian Hero availalble

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?2926-avatars-of-war-barbarian-hero-availalble
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    Been looking forward to this one since i saw the...

    Been looking forward to this one since i saw the WIP. Another great mini Felix :D expect an email :)
  69. Thread: Cpt. Samuel

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    Beautiful piece lovely NMM and the blending on...

    Beautiful piece

    lovely NMM and the blending on the cloak and reds is great!

    The base with a cannon ball is a neat touch! I like the wood as well. Excellant mini :)
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    Thanks for the comments guys :) 7.2 at teh...

    Thanks for the comments guys :)

    7.2 at teh mo.. if i get 7.4 id be happy methinks :D

    @arma Akuma is king :D
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    Griffin Inquisitor

    Hey all :)

    To those that havent seen the WIP post on the forums, im a new painter with 7months experiance.
    This is my first attempt at NMM and gold NMM as well as a first painting something that...
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    Guys i have submitted him ...

    Guys i have submitted him
    http://www.coolminiornot.com/171538

    Thanks a lot for all your help and tips, its great to have such a friendly community to critique and improve my painting!

    Feel...
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    @catman The sword and chip i have been putting...

    @catman

    The sword and chip i have been putting off! i really need to get motivated ... hmm maybe some redbull and doritos!

    The red robes at the front were done as follows (i use Vallejo game...
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    Hey Guys, A further update, i added him to his...

    Hey Guys,

    A further update, i added him to his base and worked on his arm plus sword.

    Still need to fix up the chip on the shoulder..

    Im now offically fed up with painting this guy! Anyone...
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    Ta for all the comments lads, sorry for the...

    Ta for all the comments lads, sorry for the delay!

    I was on holiday in cyprus, HOT but no minis to paint!! :\'(

    @steph Wel;come to the boards and thanks for the links.

    @jondalar yeah thats...
  76. Thread: Empire wizard

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    i love this guy, espcially the small details on...

    i love this guy, espcially the small details on the globes and the cloak :)

    For all the effort you spent on him, a little more creating a standout base would make make a big differance in my...
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    cheeky bump ^_^

    cheeky bump ^_^
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    I like the concept, the wee kid really captures...

    I like the concept, the wee kid really captures the theme of teh competition.
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    Its looking good, i wouldnt mind seeing some more...

    Its looking good, i wouldnt mind seeing some more pictures which are brighter.. to get a better look at the NMM :)
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    thats some funky lookin solid water stuff :) ...

    thats some funky lookin solid water stuff :)

    Model looks great dave, i like the skull under the water ^_^
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    Hey, Still very much a WIP, ive darkened the...

    Hey,

    Still very much a WIP, ive darkened the gold and lightened the highlights.

    The shoulder chipped on me, which is why the bottom looks white, i have to redo that whole piece.

    The robes i...
  82. wow! ive always loved your work, but this just...

    wow! ive always loved your work, but this just blew me away. Really great work, a deserved gold!

    The rust is awesome!

    Voted 10.
  83. Thread: NMM Priest

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    I really like this one DaN, loving the base and...

    I really like this one DaN, loving the base and the red cape :)

    Amen about NMM being a pain in the butt. :mad:
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    Thanks for your comments so far guys, i was...

    Thanks for your comments so far guys, i was working on the robes today while waiting for some feedback :)

    I\'ll correct the gold armour and finish the robes (painting them a dark red) and post a...
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    This model has so much character! its great! I...

    This model has so much character! its great! I cant wait to get this
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    WIP Rackham Inquisitor - Updated

    Hi Guys and Gals,

    This is a model i started yesterday, im a new/rookie painter with a 1/2 year experiance so far. I use vallejo game colour.

    I have only painted orcs and goblins up until now,...
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    Thanks for the tips, i painted a mini last night,...

    Thanks for the tips, i painted a mini last night, just a gobbo archer and the results were ok.
    Practice practice practice :)
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    Help with Vallejo Paints - new painter

    Hi all,

    I recently to into painting and bought the Battle for skull pass and a fair whack of GW paints. After painting most of them and reading a lot of websites i bought some Vallejo Game...
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