Search Results - CoolMiniOrNot Forums

Search:

Type: Posts; User: DaBeebs

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Quick update on projects...calling it a night. ...

    Quick update on projects...calling it a night.
    742617426274263
  2. Thread: Zero's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    292
    Views
    20,919

    Wow! Amazing work on the blue body suit! The face...

    Wow! Amazing work on the blue body suit! The face is pretty damn awesome too!
  3. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    That is pretty strong color there! Can’t wait to...

    That is pretty strong color there! Can’t wait to see the finished product.
  4. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Yes. Think it’s called “ship maiden”, but can’t...

    Yes. Think it’s called “ship maiden”, but can’t remember. Trying to paint it up to look like the ethereal glowing “Davy Jones” on Spongebob lol. We’ll see how it goes.
  5. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Not a whole lot of work done tonight, but...

    Not a whole lot of work done tonight, but progress on the base upon which he stands. Overall, this sculpt has been a real treat; mold lines were extremely limited, gaps were manageable with an extra...
  6. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    Way to go! Certainly agree with your work being...

    Way to go! Certainly agree with your work being showcased! Keep it coming!
  7. Replies
    194
    Views
    14,202

    Looks great!! What was your favorite part...

    Looks great!!

    What was your favorite part about the model? What would you do differently if you were to paint it again? Any tips for someone else attempting this model?
  8. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    74226 Tonight's work. Airbrushed the underside...

    74226
    Tonight's work.
    Airbrushed the underside glow starting at with dark red, then an orange, then a yellow, and finished with a yellow tinted white on the chins. Took some blue wash and...
  9. Replies
    228
    Views
    14,489

    Best work yet!

    Best work yet!
  10. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    74205 Tonight's work. Advice needed; should I...

    74205
    Tonight's work.
    Advice needed; should I start blocking in the red tone glow underneath, or start working on glazing back down the blue tones first?
  11. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    74187 Here we go! Wish me luck on this one! Base...

    74187
    Here we go! Wish me luck on this one! Base coat for the blue tones. After I get some more of the highlight values mapped in with a brush, I think I'll hit the underside with the red/orange...
  12. Replies
    228
    Views
    14,489

    Looking good, man. Comparing your previous...

    Looking good, man. Comparing your previous sculpts to this new one, there’s been a lot of progress! Keep it going!
  13. Replies
    7
    Views
    265

    I haven't tried any resin figures yet, but the...

    I haven't tried any resin figures yet, but the polymer plastic reaper/pathfinder/wizkids/etc. can handle the heat. I suggest controlled heating (ie. just the part you want to bend) vs. shoving the...
  14. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Here is one I've wrapped up tonight. Pretty happy...

    Here is one I've wrapped up tonight. Pretty happy with the color choices, and I enjoyed the different approach to laying down the color. With this model, I started with just the black primer. Then...
  15. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    Voted! Great job on these!

    Voted!
    Great job on these!
  16. Replies
    1,629
    Views
    101,156

    Totally agree! Looks fantastic!

    Totally agree! Looks fantastic!
  17. Thread: Arkaan - WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    277
    Views
    19,407

    What colors/technique did you use on the...

    What colors/technique did you use on the "rottie"? I really like the representation of the brown fur; it's noticeable, but not too loud. Same with the transition to the metal limb. How'd ya do it?
  18. I agree with Gorb, the shoulder blades look...

    I agree with Gorb, the shoulder blades look fantastic!
  19. Replies
    194
    Views
    14,202

    Looking killer! Keep it coming!

    Looking killer!

    Keep it coming!
  20. Thread: Kretcher WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    851
    Views
    54,576

    Regarding the use of oil paints... What do you...

    Regarding the use of oil paints...
    What do you feel is the greatest benefit to using them instead of the normal acrylics?
    What are some of the struggles that you have had to overcome because of...
  21. Replies
    255
    Views
    17,621

    The textures are where this sculpt shines! Keep...

    The textures are where this sculpt shines! Keep up the great work!
  22. Replies
    100
    Views
    6,009

    Welcome back! Progress looks great!

    Welcome back! Progress looks great!
  23. Replies
    7
    Views
    265

    Tread forward at your own risk....but I have...

    Tread forward at your own risk....but I have successfully modified some of the wiz kids products using steam, hot water, and a hair dryer. To separate my frost giant, I briefly boiled the model in...
  24. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thank you all for the compliments! I've been...

    Thank you all for the compliments! I've been extremely busy with work lately (traveling to assess operations is just a drain), so haven't been as engaged in everyone else's posts. Here are some...
  25. Replies
    194
    Views
    14,202

    Looks great! Enjoy the trollblood model; they are...

    Looks great! Enjoy the trollblood model; they are such a joy to paint!

    Keep it coming!
  26. Replies
    1,629
    Views
    101,156

    *drooling on myself again* Looks great!

    *drooling on myself again*

    Looks great!
  27. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Agree with eki....maybe the underside should be...

    Agree with eki....maybe the underside should be darker? I like the gradient on the back, along with the contrast with the upper part of the cloak, just think there should be more shade on the frontal...
  28. Thread: Dhdiez WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    16
    Views
    797

    Stellar job on the textiles! Although, has...

    Stellar job on the textiles!

    Although, has anybody else noticed the resemblance to Ms. Spears (before the head shaving thing)? LOL

    Looks great! Keep it coming!
  29. Replies
    445
    Views
    35,758

    Excellent work on the Hobbits. Really dig the...

    Excellent work on the Hobbits. Really dig the warpainted orc. Comparing to the previous orcs, there seems to be a lot more definition to the features of the creature. The warpaint adds a very...
  30. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    Man, you always seem to out-do yourself. These...

    Man, you always seem to out-do yourself. These really are something cool to view, and the bases certainly add to the awesomeness. Keep up the posts, and keep up the great work!
  31. Replies
    4,503
    Views
    267,615

    I applaud the first set of eyes, but I agree that...

    I applaud the first set of eyes, but I agree that the second, red evil glow, looks a lot better! Fantastic work going on here!

    Keep it coming!
  32. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Some damn awesome stuff going on here! Keep us...

    Some damn awesome stuff going on here! Keep us posted on the product review...I've looked at them a couple times myself.
  33. Replies
    566
    Views
    49,485

    I agree with Hairster...that muscle...

    I agree with Hairster...that muscle representation is fantastic! I can't wait to see what the leg goes to!
  34. With every new post, I'm still amazed at what you...

    With every new post, I'm still amazed at what you are constructing. Great work!
  35. Replies
    309
    Views
    22,166

    Looks fantastic! The yellow is very commendable....

    Looks fantastic! The yellow is very commendable. I like the scarring on the face, as well.
  36. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Awesome things happening here! Keep it coming!

    Awesome things happening here!

    Keep it coming!
  37. Replies
    515
    Views
    38,741

    David Bowie would be proud!! She's got a vinyl...

    David Bowie would be proud!! She's got a vinyl leather body suit, right?

    Joking aside...looks like a helluva start!

    Keep it coming!
  38. Replies
    774
    Views
    43,929

    Any updates on this? I imagine it's no easy feat...

    Any updates on this? I imagine it's no easy feat to pull off the NMM, with the environmental reflections; but you've done really well thus far.
  39. Thread: CyAniDe's WIPs

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    171
    Views
    10,853

    Man, I really admire the contrast you create with...

    Man, I really admire the contrast you create with your work. They are so sharp and detailed. Things read really well. What's your secret? What's your process?
  40. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Forgive the lengthy post, but every time I've...

    Forgive the lengthy post, but every time I've logged in for the last little bit, I've circled around thoughts about how to respond to your above post. The concept of not knowing you on a personal...
  41. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,560

    Anything new going on? I dig the reaper, and...

    Anything new going on?

    I dig the reaper, and the fun you had painting it really comes across in your posts.

    Keep it coming!
  42. Thread: Zero's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    292
    Views
    20,919

    Looking great! Really inspired by your Abaddon! ...

    Looking great! Really inspired by your Abaddon!

    Keep the posts coming!
  43. Replies
    255
    Views
    17,621

    Really dig troll bust 1! It looks like it would...

    Really dig troll bust 1! It looks like it would be a blast to paint!
    Bust #2 is comical with the chin critter...What's the concept/story with it?

    Ball bearing as eyes; what a great tip!

    Keep...
  44. Replies
    228
    Views
    14,489

    My vote is for the dwarves. But then again, maybe...

    My vote is for the dwarves. But then again, maybe a change up in character features might release a surge of even more awesomeness?

    Based on your style, I think it would be interesting to see...
  45. Replies
    140
    Views
    9,103

    Great correction on the eye lens of the pilot!...

    Great correction on the eye lens of the pilot! The female sculpt is coming along nicely; and I keep checking back to see if you've gotten any progress done on the armor. It intrigues me to see what...
  46. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Great project you've got going on here! It's...

    Great project you've got going on here! It's gonna be cool to see the models on it to complete the portrait!

    Keep it coming!
  47. Lol 50 Shades of Malifaux? Looks great, and...

    Lol 50 Shades of Malifaux?

    Looks great, and just estimating the size you've been working with, I've got even more respect for what you've done thus far. Also, you've sparked my interest in the...
  48. Replies
    97
    Views
    6,941

    How'd you do the casualty? With a quick look, it...

    How'd you do the casualty? With a quick look, it looks like you either sculpted or modified the cape to flow correctly atop the figure? What was your process? I've been wanting to do something like...
  49. Replies
    800
    Views
    58,474

    Looking good! The little details you've added are...

    Looking good! The little details you've added are cool. I'll have to give the black ink trick a crack when I get around to painting me up some Abaddon plastic!
  50. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    Great job on these, man! I think the stripping on...

    Great job on these, man! I think the stripping on the other models is less pronounced, as there is less real estate to see the pattern on? The quad is my favorite out of the group; and the moon-man...
  51. Replies
    186
    Views
    18,442

    Enjoy all of it! The comparisons between the old...

    Enjoy all of it! The comparisons between the old and new are cool to see, and the paint on the new model is really top notch! The goat guys are impressive, considering they're goats lol. Remember the...
  52. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thank you for the compliments, guys. I really...

    Thank you for the compliments, guys. I really appreciate the feedback.

    I'm surprised that the bottle is being so well received, as I struggled a little bit between the logic in my head on how...
  53. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Been lurking for a minute, as I've been putting...

    Been lurking for a minute, as I've been putting in some long hours at work. I can't believe how many amazing projects that everyone has going. And the awards all of you keep showing off are well...
  54. Replies
    140
    Views
    9,103

    Beautiful work, buddy! I am just astonished with...

    Beautiful work, buddy! I am just astonished with what you can make out of empty boxes of Cap’n Crunch! Lol can’t wait to see what you’re brewing up next.
  55. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    So I went on to the Zarbag guys... 73454 Open...

    So I went on to the Zarbag guys...
    73454
    Open to any and all suggestions/comments/critique.
  56. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Then I was on to these... 73453 until I noticed...

    Then I was on to these...
    73453
    until I noticed that the left arm was missing on the big guy (have since emailed privateer press about the missing piece and am awaiting confirmation that the arm is...
  57. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    While I was waiting for things to dry, I worked...

    While I was waiting for things to dry, I worked on this.
    73449734507345173452
    Had fun using Druchii Violet to shade, then bathed the whole thing in SecretWeapon Baby Poop (created the splotchy...
  58. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Well, here's some stuff that I've been up to......

    Well, here's some stuff that I've been up to...
    734467344773448
    I still need to take the time to sculpt and paint the rubber ducky. I was a little disappointed that the hot glue dam coupled with...
  59. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Helluva job you’ve done on this massive project! ...

    Helluva job you’ve done on this massive project!
    What are some of the high points that you’d had during this process? What were the most useful things you learned? What would you have done...
  60. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Awesome to see you’ve got these taken care of;...

    Awesome to see you’ve got these taken care of; that’s a sh!t load of goblins! After assembling my Zarbag kit last night, I have an even greater respect for what you’ve accomplished! They look sweet,...
  61. Replies
    9
    Views
    571

    First off, WELCOME!! For a first attempt,...

    First off, WELCOME!!

    For a first attempt, don't be too hard on yourself. As anyone of us will assure you, this hobby has a pretty steep learning curve, certainly if you are comparing your work...
  62. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    732017320273203 Here's a quick shot of what I've...

    732017320273203
    Here's a quick shot of what I've been up to. Need some suggestions for the base, as I'm trying to come up with an idea before I get there. I'm wanting him on a square plinth at a...
  63. Replies
    445
    Views
    35,758

    Great job. Reminds me of the kid in the pajamas...

    Great job. Reminds me of the kid in the pajamas in the “Where the wild things are” book for some reason.
  64. Replies
    140
    Views
    9,103

    Amazing work you’ve got going on!

    Amazing work you’ve got going on!
  65. Replies
    1,629
    Views
    101,156

    Jaw drop, and drool. Looks amazing!

    Jaw drop, and drool. Looks amazing!
  66. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    FNA, those look sweet. Never thought of securing...

    FNA, those look sweet. Never thought of securing heads to spruce like that, nor using a rod like that; I’ve just been drilling a tiny hole, and plopping them on a toothpick like a pike. Thanks for...
  67. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Hope everyone enjoyed the day with family or...

    Hope everyone enjoyed the day with family or friends. After all our family left today, and while the kids and wife took a mid afternoon nap, I busted out the green stuff to improve on the Extreme...
  68. Replies
    97
    Views
    6,941

    Good job on both! I really like the color combo...

    Good job on both! I really like the color combo on the genestealer; with some refined edge highlighting, I'm sure they would look really dynamic.

    Keep it coming!
  69. Replies
    38
    Views
    2,665

    That must be a result of the wrong type of...

    That must be a result of the wrong type of hydraulic fluid...whiskey does the same thing to me. :curl-lip:
  70. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Lol Have you been naming them as you paint them?...

    Lol Have you been naming them as you paint them? It was an amusing thought I had while checking up on your progress; you might as well name them, with the amount of time you've spent with all of...
  71. Replies
    515
    Views
    38,741

    Much applause on the base for the cultist; the...

    Much applause on the base for the cultist; the yellow section is phenomenal!
  72. Stellar haul! Congratulations! I concur the...

    Stellar haul! Congratulations! I concur the judges' awards!
  73. Thread: Zero's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    292
    Views
    20,919

    Totally cheering you on, with the sheer effect....

    Totally cheering you on, with the sheer effect. It's way harder than I thought, so I admire you for jumping into it. Keep it coming. It's looking good!
  74. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    73085 Nothing fancy, but another mini down. I...

    73085
    Nothing fancy, but another mini down. I think it turned out alright, even if it was a "quick job."

    Props to Sigmar's harpie, as his color combination was a huge inspiration!
  75. Thread: Sigmar3's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    440
    Views
    31,090

    Well...what have you got cooking next? The harpy...

    Well...what have you got cooking next? The harpy turned out really good, and I can't give you enough compliments on the color combination for the wings. What colors did you use; I think I'd like to...
  76. Replies
    1,629
    Views
    101,156

    Looks awesome. The choice of purple is stellar,...

    Looks awesome. The choice of purple is stellar, along with the freehand. This is going to be another fantastic thing to see you complete!
  77. Replies
    140
    Views
    9,103

    I like the additions. The symmetry, IMO, works...

    I like the additions. The symmetry, IMO, works for what you've got going on. The "too clean," is something I would think could more successfully be addressed with the weathering that I imagine you...
  78. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Helluva job, man! They are way more consistent...

    Helluva job, man! They are way more consistent than I'd be doing; even through the variation of color, they all look like they belong together. Grab yourself a beverage, survey your successful...
  79. Replies
    1,823
    Views
    100,152

    Looks great! I look forward to seeing the...

    Looks great! I look forward to seeing the completed project.
  80. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    Those are looking great. There's certainly an...

    Those are looking great. There's certainly an aesthetic that is identifiable as yours. Even as I look through P&P, I always know when I see something you've painted before I see the author listed....
  81. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    730417304273043 Got this one to a place I'm ok...

    730417304273043
    Got this one to a place I'm ok with. Had fun painting the plastic sheet to look like granite. The bullet casings are polystyrene rod that I simply cut, glued, painted, and then...
  82. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,007

    Looking better. The different lighting, coupled...

    Looking better. The different lighting, coupled with the added chesnut wash help to define your character's muscle tone; it helps my old eyes differentiate what part is his shoulder vs the rest of...
  83. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Concerning the problem of the rough plastic or...

    Concerning the problem of the rough plastic or rough primer...I just remembered an old trick I used as a kid on car models. Has anyone ever tried massaging the primer with toothpaste? Toothpaste is a...
  84. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    7295572956 Fourth and final attempt, as I don't...

    7295572956
    Fourth and final attempt, as I don't think the resin would like another soak in paint removing chemical (the resin seems to be breaking down, as evident on the tail of the robe). This...
  85. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thank you all for the encouragement, and I'm glad...

    Thank you all for the encouragement, and I'm glad that the dwarf/viking is being received as well as it has (makes me feel like I'm getting somewhere with this painting thing).

    Not going to lie,...
  86. Thread: Sigmar3's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    440
    Views
    31,090

    I really like the color choice on this one. It...

    I really like the color choice on this one. It looks really great!
  87. Thread: Zero's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    292
    Views
    20,919

    Really fantastic job on this small scale. The...

    Really fantastic job on this small scale. The representation of the denim is stellar! Great job, and keep it coming!
  88. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    72939 Third time painting her this week. Best...

    72939
    Third time painting her this week. Best results so far. I can get the flesh tone really well, but when I go to emulate a fabric over, I end up over doing the glazing. Then I try to pull back...
  89. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thank you all, I appreciate the feedback. On to...

    Thank you all, I appreciate the feedback.
    On to the next little piece...Sigmar3's got me eyeballing my RagingHeroes nuns. Here's a trail map of what I'm going to try to do with this one. Progress...
  90. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Woot! Woot! Looking good, man! Keep it up!

    Woot! Woot! Looking good, man! Keep it up!
  91. Thread: 10 balls WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    5,428
    Views
    342,236

    That's crazy to hear that Tink' didn't land you...

    That's crazy to hear that Tink' didn't land you in the winners' circle...the pictures of it are amazing! Congrats on the wins though!
  92. Exciting stuff going on here. I really like the...

    Exciting stuff going on here. I really like the adventurous spirit of grabbing some crayola sculpting dough, and making such a nice looking base. What do you have planned to add to it; I see...
  93. Replies
    338
    Views
    19,114

    Man, every time I see the title of your thread...

    Man, every time I see the title of your thread and open it, then I laugh...there's no way you throw down paint like that, and can call yourself a beginner! lol Stormcaster looks stellar, and the...
  94. Replies
    445
    Views
    35,758

    Looks good. My favorite part is the very top of...

    Looks good. My favorite part is the very top of the pelt, mostly where is is highlighted, but a little lower as well. The texture on that section is really crisp, and adds a lot of dimension to that...
  95. Thread: Sigmar3's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    440
    Views
    31,090

    I really like the blue tone with the muted...

    I really like the blue tone with the muted bronze/gold...makes it look like some of the art deco stuff from the 30's. I'm thinking I'm just going to slowly fill the gap on her shoulder with layers of...
  96. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    728727287372874728757287672877 All done. I seem...

    728727287372874728757287672877
    All done. I seem to have more fun, and accomplish a better job on these cheap reaper minis, as opposed to the high dollar models that I struggle to turn out to my...
  97. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thanks for all the responses! It's funny how...

    Thanks for all the responses!

    It's funny how in-grained the mini community is to looking for, and admiring, NMM. I really wasn't shooting for NMM like the "candy apple ultramarine" in another post...
  98. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Looking good! What do you use for liquid mask,...

    Looking good!

    What do you use for liquid mask, as you seem to have really good luck with it? I bought some of the achtung blue stuff, but after reading how horribly liquid mask fails, I've been...
  99. Thread: Sigmar3's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    440
    Views
    31,090

    Man, my Harpy has the same exact issue where the...

    Man, my Harpy has the same exact issue where the hair meets the shoulder on her left. Those talons were hard to distinguish from the flashing, so I can see how a quick snip turns into an "oh sh*t"...
  100. Replies
    7
    Views
    736

    Advice on the airbrush...I've always steered...

    Advice on the airbrush...I've always steered clear of Badger, as they like to thread their stuff in proprietary thread pitches (makes upgrades later a PITA, as you either have to buy everything...
  101. Replies
    140
    Views
    9,103

    Anything new going on with your "paper airplane"?...

    Anything new going on with your "paper airplane"? lol

    Waiting to see how it looks to see with some paint and some weathering on it.
  102. Replies
    100
    Views
    6,009

    Any update on this? How did the butterflies come...

    Any update on this? How did the butterflies come out?
  103. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Looks great, man. Noob question time....how...

    Looks great, man.

    Noob question time....how are you painting that tattoo; is it like a super special brush with 2 squirrel nut hairs? That's ridiculously small, yet clean. Do you hit it with...
  104. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Hat's off to ya for attacking this project. I...

    Hat's off to ya for attacking this project. I can't imagine trying to paint that many of the same model, nor the disturbed person I would be at the completion of such a task.

    Keep it coming...
  105. Replies
    1,629
    Views
    101,156

    LOL, so you're the guy that all the youtube...

    LOL, so you're the guy that all the youtube videos warned me about! You know, the guy that you're not supposed to compare your painting to, for fear it will may you feel incompetent! j/k

    I admire...
  106. Replies
    228
    Views
    14,489

    You're style of figure is surely your own...while...

    You're style of figure is surely your own...while other's have pointed out that things may not be anatomically/proportionally correct, I think what you do with these sculpts is in someways similar to...
  107. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,007

    Well, I'll jump in here with ya! :cyclops: ...

    Well, I'll jump in here with ya! :cyclops:

    Let's start with the disclaimer that I don't know much about how to help you, as I am also new to painting miniatures. I will also start with saying that...
  108. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Dex, Thanks for the tips on the airbrush...wish I...

    Dex, Thanks for the tips on the airbrush...wish I were better at it.

    Gorb, I'm glad that I can entertain someone besides myself. As with all things, I've come to realize that the most rewarding...
  109. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Coming along nicely. Curious what you are gonna...

    Coming along nicely. Curious what you are gonna do with the clothing.
  110. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thank you for the compliment. These marines were...

    Thank you for the compliment. These marines were rattlecan. I have since moved to airbrush for the reasons you pointed out.
  111. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Well, took everyone's advice, and really dug into...

    Well, took everyone's advice, and really dug into studying how to successfully create contrast. Read a lot. Looked at a lot of minis. Took some pictures in black and gray, and boosted the contrast in...
  112. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    72615726167261772618 Cut him off his base. Cut...

    72615726167261772618
    Cut him off his base. Cut the Uhu glue off. Took all his armor plates back to McCragga Blue. Glazed highlight to vallejo magic blue. Then glazed a mix of magic blue and army...
  113. Replies
    100
    Views
    6,009

    Looks good; I can't wait to see this thing start...

    Looks good; I can't wait to see this thing start coming together!
  114. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Looking good! I'm still amazed at the detail of...

    Looking good! I'm still amazed at the detail of the eyes and mouth; stellar job!
  115. Replies
    58
    Views
    4,402

    Speechless...the textures are amazing. I'd love...

    Speechless...the textures are amazing. I'd love to be able to see this in person. Awesome job! Best of luck at The Brush!
  116. Replies
    140
    Views
    9,103

    Nostalgic, old fashioned? I say you're badass!...

    Nostalgic, old fashioned? I say you're badass! There are many amazing talents that have fallen prey to the ever advancing progress of technology, but there's something to be said for craftsmanship...
  117. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thanks all! I agree that I lack in the contrast...

    Thanks all! I agree that I lack in the contrast department. Upon self evaluation, I've always felt that my pieces were too dark in comparison to the awesome work of others. I've been attempting to...
  118. Thread: Sigmar3's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    440
    Views
    31,090

    Really like the skin tones! Great job!

    Really like the skin tones! Great job!
  119. Replies
    566
    Views
    49,485

    That looks like a fun little arrangement. Looks...

    That looks like a fun little arrangement. Looks good, Lem!
  120. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Looks great, man! Even adding the red tones to...

    Looks great, man! Even adding the red tones to the corners of the eyes. What size is this model, and what size brush are you using for such fine details?
  121. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    And just for fun (really, it's the first time...

    And just for fun (really, it's the first time I've put any real effort into painting a space marine).
    726057260672607
    Standing on a generic/medium resolution 3d printed plinth.
    ...
  122. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Without further delay.......

    Without further delay....
    7259872599726007260472603
    My 2nd completion of my Deamon Prince of Nurgle.

    Took some lessons from the first attempt, also decided that being a figure destined for the...
  123. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thanks for the encouragement, everyone! The...

    Thanks for the encouragement, everyone!

    The RagingHeroes stuff really caught my eye. I ordered quiet a few, but when they arrived I was disappointed in what I paid for. Sadly, the quality really...
  124. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,540

    Welcome, Soldier! Great starting point....

    Welcome, Soldier!
    Great starting point. Although I'm new to this hobby, I've found everyone here to be really helpful, really talented, and really engaged in the hobby.

    Here's a resource that...
  125. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Honestly, y'all are too nice...I really didn't...

    Honestly, y'all are too nice...I really didn't plan this out as a cohesive whole...just an exercise in distraction. I wanted to try some new things, and focus on each one individually. Purple skin...
  126. Thread: Doc Zoff's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    98
    Views
    5,814

    I agree...the enthusiasm is certainly felt on...

    I agree...the enthusiasm is certainly felt on this side of the screen!

    Keep us posted on your progress!
  127. Thread: 10 balls WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    5,428
    Views
    342,236

    Weird pose..."Come on in here, and let Uncle...

    Weird pose..."Come on in here, and let Uncle Skelly give you a hug!" Heck of a paint job, though.

    I'm excited to see the final presentation of the Tinkerbell.
  128. Replies
    100
    Views
    6,009

    Blue butterflies...in my mind, I think the blue...

    Blue butterflies...in my mind, I think the blue butterflies would not only add the color contrast to the piece, but would also add more of a tranquil notion to the feeling of the peace. <--- see what...
  129. Replies
    1,629
    Views
    101,156

    Man, you need to figure out a way to bottle all...

    Man, you need to figure out a way to bottle all that awesome sauce; imagine you could make a pretty penny!
  130. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    These are the best I could do...pulled out my...

    These are the best I could do...pulled out my camera, and discovered that I no longer have the cable for it, and it can't handle the newer SD cards (camera is circa 2003). LOL Anyway, built a little...
  131. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Got the base coats back on the "nurgle guy," but...

    Got the base coats back on the "nurgle guy," but needed to take a brief break from that project(pissed myself off, having to start over LOL).
    Here's what I've done in the meanwhile; just a fun...
  132. Replies
    97
    Views
    6,941

    Checking in with ya...any update on your...

    Checking in with ya...any update on your 'stealers?
  133. Replies
    41
    Views
    3,018

    Hat's off to ya on these...I stopped in to a...

    Hat's off to ya on these...I stopped in to a local gaming store today, and looked at these exact models. The repose/bulking up you've done on these models really does help add a dynamic presentation...
  134. Replies
    100
    Views
    6,009

    Coming along nicely! The touches of color to the...

    Coming along nicely! The touches of color to the character really do help the appearance of the skin tone.

    Keep it coming!
  135. Thread: Arkaan - WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    277
    Views
    19,407

    Really cool! I don't typically care for the Chaos...

    Really cool! I don't typically care for the Chaos Marines, but I like the way you've painted these.

    Keep 'em coming!
  136. Thread: Doc Zoff's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    98
    Views
    5,814

    As unfortunate as it is to hear that you and Toni...

    As unfortunate as it is to hear that you and Toni are experiencing a "trial separation," it makes sense... If you're heart isn't in it, it's just gonna end up like microwave Mac'N'Cheese; all fluff,...
  137. Replies
    228
    Views
    14,489

    Hey, as long as you are posting your progress,...

    Hey, as long as you are posting your progress, I'm just happy to see what you do!
  138. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    Looks really good. I look forward to seeing the...

    Looks really good. I look forward to seeing the end result.

    Keep it coming!
  139. Really fantastic work! Keep it coming!

    Really fantastic work!

    Keep it coming!
  140. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    Looking good, man.

    Looking good, man.
  141. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Awesome. I really like the green glowing effect...

    Awesome. I really like the green glowing effect of the eyes. In addition, when you added the green hue to the armor, it almost appears as a green glow that is being reflected in the eyes (almost like...
  142. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    7246172462724637246472465 So, this is where I...

    7246172462724637246472465
    So, this is where I was at last night...

    Tonight, he's sitting in a vat of Dettol, after the magenta/purple wash I made didn't end the way I anticipated. I thought about...
  143. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,020

    Thank you for the response, Dragon. As there...

    Thank you for the response, Dragon.

    As there hasn't been any feedback about this vendor, I've decided to steer clear, and shop at other merchants.

    Max, thanks for chiming in...I've been looking...
  144. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,335

    Noob chiming in here...bought scale color range...

    Noob chiming in here...bought scale color range last month; I love these paints. Vallejo was good for basing and some blending. GW has the washes/technicals I have enjoyed using. Recently started...
  145. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Wow, learned something new... So these metals are...

    Wow, learned something new... So these metals are able to be polished/burnished? What do you use to polish them with?

    Now that I kind of understand what the buzz is about, I'm really excited to...
  146. Replies
    1,629
    Views
    101,156

    72379 Wish I were better skilled with words; I'm...

    72379
    Wish I were better skilled with words; I'm simply amazed at what you've been doing on this!
    Keep it coming!
  147. Replies
    4,503
    Views
    267,615

    I'm really excited to see the finished piece, as...

    I'm really excited to see the finished piece, as the work you've already done is just inspiring. The blends, smoothness, and vibrancy are just stellar! The commitment to the project is also something...
  148. Thread: Kretcher WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    851
    Views
    54,576

    Looking good! Be sure to update us with the...

    Looking good! Be sure to update us with the finished pieces! Good luck with the competition!
  149. Replies
    2
    Views
    270

    Hey, welcome aboard! Looks like you are off to a...

    Hey, welcome aboard! Looks like you are off to a good start; it will be exciting to see where you take your piece.

    Here's a link that someone shared with me (I'm still working on the photography...
  150. Replies
    186
    Views
    18,442

    Holy Hannah, those things are awesome! Only 3...

    Holy Hannah, those things are awesome! Only 3 weeks? Did you sleep, or just go on a binge of plastic, glue, and paint? LOL

    Congrats on the win, it is certainly deserved!

    Now, catch up on that...
  151. Replies
    228
    Views
    14,489

    From the perspective of a noob, it's really cool...

    From the perspective of a noob, it's really cool that you posted your progress through this piece. I have gained more appreciation for the sculpting of our minis, just through seeing your work, and...
  152. Replies
    566
    Views
    49,485

    Congrats on the awards! You earned 'em! On the...

    Congrats on the awards! You earned 'em!

    On the Blackburn piece; killer job! Did you think about weathering the ends of the barrels to make them look heat-soaked? I think it would add some flair to...
  153. Thread: Doc Zoff's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    98
    Views
    5,814

    A little redundant to point out, but that sure is...

    A little redundant to point out, but that sure is unique! Points to you on the free hand of the eyes; I'm sure they were a little never wracking, but you pulled them off. I'm still intrigued to see...
  154. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    That's gonna be awesome when you're done. What...

    That's gonna be awesome when you're done. What have you got planned for it? Where are you at on it; give us an update!
  155. Replies
    255
    Views
    17,621

    I really dig the texture on the cap of the...

    I really dig the texture on the cap of the mushroom guy...subtle, yet intricate. How did you model that texture?
    Frankenstein is a cool sculpt...reminds me of some "new school" tattoo styles.
    ...
  156. Replies
    100
    Views
    6,009

    Been a minute since we saw any updates...how's it...

    Been a minute since we saw any updates...how's it going? I'm excited to see where you take this piece.
  157. Thread: Sigmar3's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    440
    Views
    31,090

    Awesome job! My favorite detail is the crisp...

    Awesome job! My favorite detail is the crisp highlighting on the teeth and gums of the squigs.
  158. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Wow, thank you, everyone, for such interest in my...

    Wow, thank you, everyone, for such interest in my WIP; the comments are full of great suggestions and support!
    Been fairly busy with life/work, so I’ve only been able to paint a little, and think a...
  159. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,020

    Rover Miniatures; Anyone purchase from them?

    Looking at the prices, I'm thinking that it's too good to be true (I don't want to buy recast). However, I love their variety of suppliers/models.

    Almost pulled the trigger on a $200 order, but...
  160. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    As I've said before, amazing work, man! It's...

    As I've said before, amazing work, man! It's really inspiring to see what you've done with these, and the updates through the project show how much time and effort have been invested.

    In the...
  161. Replies
    228
    Views
    14,489

    I agree...vote for shieldmaiden.

    I agree...vote for shieldmaiden.
  162. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Many thanks for the vote of confidence; I'll take...

    Many thanks for the vote of confidence; I'll take you up on the suggestion....

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/435872
  163. Thread: 10 balls WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    5,428
    Views
    342,236

    Looks awesome. What did you use for the blood...

    Looks awesome. What did you use for the blood effect? The blood pool around the head seems so rich and dimensional. Gloss medium with ink would be my assumption, but I really would like to duplicate...
  164. Thread: Bb wip

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    6
    Views
    572

    lol, now that eki pointed them out; those socks...

    lol, now that eki pointed them out; those socks are pretty white. It would be cool to see a texture implied on them, as generally, sport or "crew" socks have a defining feature of the vertical lines...
  165. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    The eyes, man, the eyes; they truly appear to be...

    The eyes, man, the eyes; they truly appear to be glowing. Way to go! Keep it coming.
  166. You're attention to such fine detail is...

    You're attention to such fine detail is astonishing. The skill set and the modeling experience you demonstrate through your projects is inspiring. I enjoy reading your posts, and hope you keep us...
  167. Replies
    140
    Views
    9,103

    The fact that this is fabricated out of...

    The fact that this is fabricated out of paper/cardboard, just blows my mind. You are certainly skilled, my man. Keep it coming! It's looking awesome.
  168. Replies
    38
    Views
    2,665

    Man, 3 hours; that looks stellar to me. The...

    Man, 3 hours; that looks stellar to me. The improvement from your older work, is certainly noticeable.

    Keep 'em coming, I'd like to see more of what you can do (specially if only 3 hours gets...
  169. Thread: Doc Zoff's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    98
    Views
    5,814

    Looks awesome. So, are you going to stick to the...

    Looks awesome. So, are you going to stick to the cartoon/anime eyes, or are we going demon/junkie on 'em? I'm excited to see what you pull off with the rollin' papers.
  170. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    The robot looks very interesting. The...

    The robot looks very interesting. The weathering/damage adds to the piece, along with a stellar choice in the dark red stripes. Very nice.
  171. Thread: Zero's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    292
    Views
    20,919

    Man, those look awesome. The super clean lines of...

    Man, those look awesome. The super clean lines of the panels are schweeet! I really dig the models; what are they, and where did you get them?
  172. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Here's what I've been up to this week...and I...

    Here's what I've been up to this week...and I would like some suggestions on what color to do his shoulder pads and the deteriorated armor plate on his chest. There's still quite a few layers of...
  173. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Took your suggestions, and wrapped this one up....

    Took your suggestions, and wrapped this one up. Drybrush on the rope to bring it back towards the natural jute color. Went back at the blood drips, puddles, and splashed some on the executioner (he...
  174. Replies
    12
    Views
    839

    Looks awesome! Great job!

    Looks awesome! Great job!
  175. Thread: The Bunker

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    953
    Views
    48,433

    Really dig the color treatment to the crystal...

    Really dig the color treatment to the crystal like structures on the red/green eyed monster. Looks really impressionist!
  176. Replies
    97
    Views
    6,941

    I've been tempted to try some metal pieces...is...

    I've been tempted to try some metal pieces...is this your first 'bout with them? What do you think so far, since you can compare the plastic mold vs. the metal of the same character? I'm excited to...
  177. Replies
    566
    Views
    49,485

    Cool stuff! Keep it coming!

    Cool stuff! Keep it coming!
  178. Replies
    100
    Views
    6,009

    Looking good, man! Keep it going!

    Looking good, man!

    Keep it going!
  179. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    722027220372204722057220672207 Everything about...

    722027220372204722057220672207
    Everything about this piece was a first for me, so the direction everyone gave helped a ton!!
    Overall, I think the piece turned out better than I had imagined, and I...
  180. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    KBear, TBH, I never really thought about the...

    KBear, TBH, I never really thought about the historical accuracy of having a "chopping" block and the hangman's post...I just figured that the post would frame in the character.

    Upon some...
  181. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    More work on the gallows tonight. Taking DocZ's...

    More work on the gallows tonight. Taking DocZ's suggestion, I rotated the platform. The beams and planks of the structure are roughed up, and I will add in some distressed features tomorrow, along...
  182. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    721597216072161721627216372164 Different...

    721597216072161721627216372164
    Different lighting (although pretty hard light due to early evening sun).
  183. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thanks for the comments, everyone! The support is...

    Thanks for the comments, everyone! The support is greatly appreciated. I'm still going to go back and fix the wing tips in a few days (the more I look at it, the more the difference in hue between...
  184. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Thanks, BaM. Actually, this piece was just for...

    Thanks, BaM. Actually, this piece was just for the fun of it!

    Next up, is the Lord of Virulence (proxy for my Daemon Prince of Nurgle) to complete my 1000 pt Death Guard Army. I've got him sub...
  185. Replies
    41
    Views
    3,018

    Really great work, and I'm amazed at how sharp...

    Really great work, and I'm amazed at how sharp the edges of the armor appear. How do you get such clean edges on the sculpt; is it process/technique, or product that you are using?
  186. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    Well, finished the Grimhailer tonight. Learned...

    Well, finished the Grimhailer tonight. Learned soooo much on this one.
    Biggest lessons were:
    #1 Glazing is where it's at (I just hope I become more proficient at it),
    #2 Matt Medium is your...
  187. Replies
    255
    Views
    17,621

    That mushroom sculpt is awesome! The mouth...

    That mushroom sculpt is awesome! The mouth reminds me of the mayor on Nightmare Before Christmas.

    Keep 'em coming!
  188. Thread: Sigmar3's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    440
    Views
    31,090

    LOL, I never noticed that the spiked ball was...

    LOL, I never noticed that the spiked ball was crushing something...the blood is a good choice!

    Looks great! Keep it coming!
  189. Replies
    445
    Views
    35,758

    Awesome! My wife has started painting a set...

    Awesome!

    My wife has started painting a set of the Sisters...great inspiration for us to see someone else's approach to the deer/riders!

    And the freehand on the cloak is amazing! Keep 'em...
  190. Thread: Zero's WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    292
    Views
    20,919

    Awesome! And the base too?! Great work! Keep...

    Awesome! And the base too?!

    Great work! Keep it coming!
  191. Replies
    1,157
    Views
    66,496

    Killer prints! Santa brought me an Ender3 for...

    Killer prints!

    Santa brought me an Ender3 for the holidays, and I've been having a blast printing terrain for my son and I to use as well. Saves major cash...$15 for a roll of filament vs. $75+...
  192. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    Great work; both you, and the Mrs.! Keep it...

    Great work; both you, and the Mrs.! Keep it coming!
  193. Replies
    12
    Views
    839

    For what it's worth...I think you paint work is...

    For what it's worth...I think you paint work is awesome.

    As far as color of the horns, I would be playing around with red toned browns (see KruleBear's post). With my eye, the horns get lost in...
  194. Thread: Graishak WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    512
    Views
    40,901

    I agree, the purple critter is awesome. Great job!

    I agree, the purple critter is awesome. Great job!
  195. Replies
    97
    Views
    6,941

    Cool. I think the yellow looks good. Nice color...

    Cool. I think the yellow looks good. Nice color combination with the grey and the purple (the purple isn't too loud, nor is it too dark). Only thing that I would have looked at to round out the color...
  196. Thread: 10 balls WIP

    by DaBeebs
    Replies
    5,428
    Views
    342,236

    Is there such a thing as "brush envy?" I am so...

    Is there such a thing as "brush envy?" I am so inspired by what you can do with paint. Yet, at the same time, I'm disappointed because this is now a model that I really doubt I would ever attempt; it...
  197. Cool idea, and props for jumping in with...

    Cool idea, and props for jumping in with conversion. I look forward to seeing where you take it!
  198. Replies
    206
    Views
    12,065

    72000720017200272003 After I wasn't quite happy...

    72000720017200272003
    After I wasn't quite happy with the OSL, I did some studying...re-did the green glow tonight. Also, I wanted to try my luck at 2 brush blending, so I re-did the brown fabric.
    ...
  199. Replies
    10,059
    Views
    357,828

    As always, looking good! Keep it coming!

    As always, looking good! Keep it coming!
  200. Replies
    186
    Views
    18,442

    Not only do I enjoy seeing the work you put out,...

    Not only do I enjoy seeing the work you put out, but for a noob like me, the history lessons are intriguing. It's cool to see how things have changed in the mini world, to where they are today.
    ...
Results 1 to 200 of 236
Page 1 of 2 1 2

Privacy Policy  |   Terms and Conditions  |   Contact Us  |   The Legion


Copyright © 2001-2018 CMON Inc.

-->