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    Thanx, glad you like them =) Just updated with...

    Thanx, glad you like them =)

    Just updated with a squad of imperial guard still on the sprues.

    Thanx

    Tom
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    Imperial guard for sale on Ebay

    Hello, I have recently had a bit of a sort out and decided to sell some miniatures I won't use. I have a lot of Imperial Guard figures for sale which are all in good condition. Also an Eldar and...
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    They look great so far, how long are you spending...

    They look great so far, how long are you spending on each figure? The effects on the blades look very nice perhaps just a little bit more work with the blending is needed.
    I really think you should...
  4. Thread: Facebook

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    Hi all, I have a painting page on facebook. I...

    Hi all, I have a painting page on facebook. I keep it updated with work in progress and finished miniatures and am also trying to do some quick little guides. I recently added my first one on making...
  5. Great job, really like the base it makes a great...

    Great job, really like the base it makes a great scene and congratulations on your award !!!
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    Hello, thanx for the reply. I have no problem...

    Hello, thanx for the reply. I have no problem with my picture being used in the advert. They must have used the picture I submitted for the 2009 annual as the one in my gallery is a different...
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    40k.com advertisement

    Hello

    I noticed a little while a go an advertisement for a 40k forum and was quite surprised to see one of the figures I had painted on it. I am honoured that they would want to use it but also at...
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    Hello, looking forward to seeing some f your work...

    Hello, looking forward to seeing some f your work !!! =)
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    Try Perry Miniatures, they have quite a large...

    Try Perry Miniatures, they have quite a large Samurai range from the Sengoku period which also includes some Ninja.

    http://www.perry-miniatures.com/index2.html
  10. Great stuff, I really like the classical fantasy...

    Great stuff, I really like the classical fantasy feel your miniature have. I am tempted to purchase one and give it a go with some paint !!!
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    Great stuff Fil, nice to see you getting back in...

    Great stuff Fil, nice to see you getting back in to doing some painting.
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    Well just adding some extra highlights to that...

    Well just adding some extra highlights to that armour would make it slightly different a good way would be with some blazing the vomit which I feel would work slightly better than using yellow. You...
  13. Well that thing is pretty big would probaly take...

    Well that thing is pretty big would probaly take me a few weeks to paint one of those !!! How long are you looking to spend painting this one?

    Not so keen on the rider though....... =)
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    Looking good, some really nice bits on there. ...

    Looking good, some really nice bits on there.

    For improvements I think you could have taken the highlights up on the red a bit further, also I think the cloth areas is too similar to the armor,...
  15. A nice little tutorial I will have to give it a...

    A nice little tutorial I will have to give it a go sometime, would be nice to see the completed miniature =)
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    Yes that is cool =)

    Yes that is cool =)
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    Hi, I think you have done a great job the...

    Hi, I think you have done a great job the painting seems nice and neat and the colour scheme is cool. I really think you need to go a bit darker with your shading however, where this really stands...
  18. Yes, where as it is sometimes easier to rely on...

    Yes, where as it is sometimes easier to rely on the edge of the brush for those highlights, you can't always rely on it. If you really want to improve you will have to learn to do those sharp...
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    i have been here for about 7 months now, I am...

    i have been here for about 7 months now, I am heading back to the UK for Christmas though not sure about the plan after that though, maybe I will head back to Thailand.

    One thing which makes the...
  20. Haha, ok. Yes pretty much a pure thin highlight....

    Haha, ok. Yes pretty much a pure thin highlight. So on a Space Marine it would be on the edges of the armour. Just a line with no blending, hmmmm hope it makes sense..... it does in my head.......
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    Haha, thanx Tim !!! As for waiting for people...

    Haha, thanx Tim !!!

    As for waiting for people to pay I wouldn't mind so much if they have a good Ebay rating already.... I just had a really strong feeling it would be a non payer as soon as i saw...
  22. Hello As you want to be painting lots of Blood...

    Hello

    As you want to be painting lots of Blood Angels you are going to find that red can be a very time consuming colour to paint due to it's consistency. A really good idea would be to invest in...
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    Painting again !!!

    Hello

    It has been awhile since I have posted anything here. I have recently started to get back into painting after a break of about 8 months and have managed to finish a couple of miniatures...
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    Oh, your base looks similar to my Chaplains :) ...

    Oh, your base looks similar to my Chaplains :)

    Great job on this one, I would have to agree with the comments about the wolf though.
    Did you paint the icons or are they transfers?
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    Great stuff! They really have that classic...

    Great stuff!

    They really have that classic fantasy to them.
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    Glad you like them! I doubt these ones will be...

    Glad you like them!

    I doubt these ones will be in Krackers anytime soon, i'm living in Nottingham now.
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    Thanx for the comments everyone. @fatlad -...

    Thanx for the comments everyone.

    @fatlad - ahh, so you saw it at games day then. Hope you had a good day there, it was very busy all day for us, hardly got a chance for a break!

    @Chrome - I had...
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    3 new paintjobs!!!

    Hello, finally managed to get online last week after only 10 months of no internet!
    Haven't posted anything new recently but I still have been doing a bit of painting in my spare time. So here are a...
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    Great job Keith, good to see you managed to get...

    Great job Keith, good to see you managed to get it done!
  30. Thread: High Elf

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    Thanx for the comments everyone, hopefully I will...

    Thanx for the comments everyone, hopefully I will have some more stuff posted here soon!
  31. Thread: High Elf

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    High Elf

    Hello

    Here are some different pics of the Elf I posted a little while a go, was not to happy with the lower angle of the last ones and here I have also put in some close ups.
    I thought of him as...
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    I don\'t really game these days tend to...

    I don\'t really game these days tend to concentrate more on the painting but I do also like to read the black libary novels. When I used to game (a long time a go), I had an High Elf army and also...
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    Hello Well I guess it is about time I said...

    Hello

    Well I guess it is about time I said something, so here it is.................. I am Tom Winstone. I am very honoured to be given such a chance and should learn a lot from it, so hopefully...
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    Spyglass Elf

    Hi

    Well I started this one quite awhile a go but it has been knocking around slightly unfinished, so I finally managed to get around to it. I have quite a few of the spyglass miniatures that could...
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    Ahh Necromunda, used to play that a lot when i...

    Ahh Necromunda, used to play that a lot when i was 14/15, those were the days. Still have my gangs from back then as well.
    Really like this one, the choice of colours is great and it is very neatly...
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    Go for it! The problem with your low scoring...

    Go for it!
    The problem with your low scoring minis is that you can\'t really see them as there far to small, so I can\'t really see why people would have a problem with you reposting them. As for me...
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    You have to take into account that the new stuff...

    You have to take into account that the new stuff we see now would have been painted a fair while a go.
    Also a lot of people into the hobby are not great painters so if paint schemes start getting to...
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    Here is a voting link Howling Griffons...

    Here is a voting link

    Howling Griffons
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    Good stuff, an army of these guys would look...

    Good stuff, an army of these guys would look great i\'m sure. Really want to see some of your more recent painting now.
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    Well I have managed to finish it, I may add a bit...

    Well I have managed to finish it, I may add a bit of grass and apply some gloss to the floor but I am pretty happy with it as it is.
    This piece was done a bit more quickly than I would usually paint...
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    Hi, here is another update of the work so far,...

    Hi, here is another update of the work so far, can\'t spend as long on some of the areas as I would like to, on a bit of a deadline for this one.
    ...
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    My list would be made up of Tool and A perfect...

    My list would be made up of Tool and A perfect Circle songs. A bit boring perhaps but just can\'t get enough of them.

    I do sometimes listen to other stuff though :rolleyes:
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    I am sure I remember GW doing some painting...

    I am sure I remember GW doing some painting workshop weekends around 4-5 years a go. I think I remember ringing up to see if I could a spot but the places had been taken up, my memory is a bit hazy...
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    Ok, thanx a lot, I will bookmark that one and...

    Ok, thanx a lot, I will bookmark that one and have a read through it.
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    Looking good I think this is the tutorial he...

    Looking good

    I think this is the tutorial he used for the metallics.

    Tutorial
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    Colour Theory books.

    Hi, with Christmas coming ever closer I have been asked by relatives what I would like and one of the things on my list would be a book on colour theory. I want something quite advanced but not to...
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    Front mission 3, for the PS1 not sure if it is...

    Front mission 3, for the PS1 not sure if it is classed as a true RPG mind. Its a mech game with a good story (its actually has 2 different stories so there is good replay value there)and the chance...
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    @PegaZus - well I intended to use the foundation...

    @PegaZus - well I intended to use the foundation paints just so i could get the basecoat done quicker. The red is a basecoat of mechrite red then I gave in a wash of 50/50 ish scab red and black for...
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    Thanx I probaly will highlight the armour a...

    Thanx

    I probaly will highlight the armour a bit more mind but nothing to drastic, I have already spent far to long on it for what I am getting paid :rolleyes:.

    As for the banner I am going to...
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    A quick update ...

    A quick update


    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1825_edited.jpg
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    Yeah you get some nasty mold lines on the plastic...

    Yeah you get some nasty mold lines on the plastic ones but don\'t worry then have been taken care of. I always seem to miss one though and don\'t notice it until I get into the detail painting.
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    Howling Griffons

    Here is one of the many projects I am working on, seem to have a lot to do atm which is a good thing. This one is a commission for the same person I have been doing the Legion of the damned army for,...
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    Thanx all, I wish I had better quality photos of...

    Thanx all, I wish I had better quality photos of it as I took those on my mobile phone and you can\'t really see the details.
    I got a bit of feedback from it today, apparently he didn\'t believe it...
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    Its not a miniature but its a Goblin.

    Hi all, just thought I would post this here as it has a fantasy theme, don\'t really want to put it in my gallery as its not a miniature (don\'t know if it would even be allowed). Anyway its a...
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    Those trailers look amazing might have to get it...

    Those trailers look amazing might have to get it when it comes out. It would also be some good inspiration for a spot of painting I think.
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    Damn I got a 0.

    Damn I got a 0.
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    Its been awhile

    Been going through a sticky path on the painting front as of late. I have lots of things i want to do for myself but can\'t seem to focus and get anything finished.
    Anyway, this one is a commission...
  58. Thread: Trollblood

    by Brother Tom
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    Thanx all, glad you like it. @Freakinacage -...

    Thanx all, glad you like it.

    @Freakinacage - personal I think the red of the Tartan makes the mini stand out a bit more. How come your not to sure on it?

    @Countersunk81 - I\'m still pretty new...
  59. Thread: Trollblood

    by Brother Tom
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    Trollblood

    Hello

    Well here is another figure for my local hobby shop, goes with the troll I did recently. I was asked to paint these up to the colour scheme from the Privateer press catalogue but got a bit...
  60. Thread: Dire Troll

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    Thanx all, i am glad you like it. Its probaly one...

    Thanx all, i am glad you like it. Its probaly one of those clour schemes that you either love or hate but I like it. I really enjoyed doing this one aswell the larger areas on the monster size minis...
  61. Thread: Dire Troll

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    Yes, I can see what you mean with the claws and...

    Yes, I can see what you mean with the claws and teeth, when I was looking at it earlier I felt it needed something to give it a bit of contrast and a bit of yellow may just do that. Gonna leave it as...
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    They look really striking, I love the metals on...

    They look really striking, I love the metals on these ones. I can see what you mean about the skin though it does look like it could be a bit neater in places , especially on the torso\'s.
    One thing...
  63. Thread: Dire Troll

    by Brother Tom
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    Dire Troll

    Hello
    This is another miniature for my local hobby shop, its a Privateer press one and I have a few from them to do for the display cabinet.
    It was intended to be a copy from the miniature in there...
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    I like it, a nice chose of colours and the base...

    I like it, a nice chose of colours and the base looks great. The way you have done the cloth is interesting but it seems to work well.
    The hand does look a bit strange to me, more like it has been...
  65. Yes looking good so far, I would also go for...

    Yes looking good so far, I would also go for metallics as it seems more fitting for an Orc.
    As for the thingy from the back, it looks like he is being hung from something and seems rather annoyed in...
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    Yet another

    Had this sitting for my shelf for awhile and had a flash of inspiration to start painting it. I wanted to stay away from the usual schemes for this one and try something abit different, the colour...
  67. Thread: Oddball

    by Brother Tom
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    Almost forgot this bit. Vote Here...

    Almost forgot this bit.

    Vote Here
  68. Thread: Oddball

    by Brother Tom
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    Oddball

    I have recently purchased a large quantity of Imperial guard, which hopefully i will get painted and sell on Ebay. To start off with here is a leman Russ tank. This is the first tank I have painted...
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    Wonderful piece, welldone.

    Wonderful piece, welldone.
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    Thanx Hubbabubba, I will keep that in mind for...

    Thanx Hubbabubba, I will keep that in mind for the next time I auction something. Not sure when that will be but I may do some more imperial guard in the near future.
    Its difficult with the starting...
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    I would say some Heroquest figures but I recall...

    I would say some Heroquest figures but I recall buying some figures in blister packs before I had that board game. I can\'t recall the make of them though. I am sure I may still have them somewhere...
  72. Thread: More stuff

    by Brother Tom
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    Well you could spend forever researching them and...

    Well you could spend forever researching them and never actually get around to painting them if you wanted to go into that much detail. I want to base the ones i\'m doing on the Takeda but i\'m also...
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    @ Krom1415 - thats a great idea, I had meant to...

    @ Krom1415 - thats a great idea, I had meant to do that but have been a bit lazy there. Now it has been done however.

    @Gilvan Blight - Yep I would say it would get brighter towards the center to...
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    Looks very nice, the worn look is very well done...

    Looks very nice, the worn look is very well done and the freehand looks great, I would have to agree with the comment on the helmet though, it does seem to be a bit over powering.
  75. Thread: More stuff

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    Well I could go for the standard mon of the...

    Well I could go for the standard mon of the Takeda (which is 4 diamonds) but I was thinking of basing these model on the 24 generals so I was looking into whether they had mon designs of there own. I...
  76. Thread: More stuff

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    The Elf is from Spyglass miniatures, you can buy...

    The Elf is from Spyglass miniatures, you can buy them from the coolminiornot shop but it looks like that one is out of stock at the moment.
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    Thanx all I am glad you like them. As for doing...

    Thanx all I am glad you like them.
    As for doing osl from the helmet light, I did think about it but as they are spotlights there is\'nt really any areas close enough to be effected by the beam. The...
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    Well i\'m not sure exactly what you could do with...

    Well i\'m not sure exactly what you could do with the banner but if you perhaps give the miniature a bit of a story and imagine a bit of background for him then you could link the paint job to that....
  79. Thread: More stuff

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    Well I put Lelith away awhile ago now, still have...

    Well I put Lelith away awhile ago now, still have to figure out what I am going to do with her right arm. I\'ve mainly been doing stuff for other people lately but I am going to work on the Eldar...
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    I really like the idea for your base, it looks...

    I really like the idea for your base, it looks like he is taking out some pre battle aggression on those poor logs. I like the colour you have used on the skin. The one thing i\'m not to sure about...
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    With the changes you have made this mini looks...

    With the changes you have made this mini looks alot better, nice job.
  82. Thread: Tool time

    by Brother Tom
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    I have seen theme live twice now and I will...

    I have seen theme live twice now and I will hopefully be going to see them again in August at London Brixton academy. Its on a wednesday evening though which is a bit of a pain.
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    Kasrkin Troops

    Painted in the GW colour scheme, I have painted these troops to give selling on Ebay a go again as I have not tried that for a long time now. I did buy these miniatures with the intention to paint...
  84. Thread: Tool time

    by Brother Tom
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    Tool time

    I do\'nt know if your aware but I really like a band called Tool.
    I came across a wonderful version of a song of theres on u-tube called Reflection so I thought I would share it with you. It may not...
  85. Thread: A Chaplain

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    Yes indeed, that is correct.

    Yes indeed, that is correct.
  86. Thread: A Chaplain

    by Brother Tom
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    Thanx all. As for those scroll bits that came...

    Thanx all.

    As for those scroll bits that came with the miniature I have no idea where there suppose to go, they don\'t seem to really fit anywhere and I couldn\'t see them on the GW pictures, so...
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    Great, Thanx alot.

    Great, Thanx alot.
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    Looking for bases

    Hello, I\'m looking to get hold of some of the bases in the picture below, does anyone know where I would be able to purchase these? Somewhere in the uk would be best for me.

    Thanx Tom

    ...
  89. Thread: A Chaplain

    by Brother Tom
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    Well back home now, I was suppose to be at a...

    Well back home now, I was suppose to be at a wedding today but due to flooding I had to miss it. Anyway here are some more photos of this miniature. I have followed the GW colour scheme for this one...
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    Some say the end is near , some say we\'ll see...

    Some say the end is near , some say we\'ll see armageddon soon, I certainly hope we will, I sure could use a vacation.

    As for how, I have no idea.
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    I would say the a good way to do a bigger...

    I would say the a good way to do a bigger miniature is to break it down into small parts and concentrate on 1 area at a time. The assembly can be difficult on the larger miniatures but you just have...
  92. Thread: A Chaplain

    by Brother Tom
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    A Chaplain

    Hi all, just finished this one yesterday, it is another miniature for display in my local hobby shop (Krackers in Taunton). I spent far to long on it really but I had great fun doing it so I hope you...
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    Hello My name is Tom, I am 25 years old (not far...

    Hello
    My name is Tom, I am 25 years old (not far off 26) and I live in a small village called Hambridge in Somerset, south west England. I am a cabinet maker by trade and work for a company called...
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    I would have to say Japan. I have a keen interest...

    I would have to say Japan. I have a keen interest in the History and culture there. I am currently trying to learn some Japanese (nothing to serious at the moment but I do when I get the time), I...
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    Well I don\'t really bother with competitions but...

    Well I don\'t really bother with competitions but I did enter one once. It was a paint a space marine competition run by GW where they supplied a plastic space marine sprue (could choose from a...
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    Well I like listening to all sorts, Number 1 on...

    Well I like listening to all sorts, Number 1 on my list is Tool though. Went to see them Live twice last year and managed to get a drum stick the first time. Should be going to see them again in...
  97. Thread: More stuff

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    Yes that could be a good idea or perhaps a...

    Yes that could be a good idea or perhaps a crocodile like in the James Bond film. It would be good to have her running on water though I can just picture it now from the kung fu films, I wonder if...
  98. Thread: More stuff

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    Yet another different project now but I saw this...

    Yet another different project now but I saw this one on my shelf and I was hit by a sudden wave of inspiration. I think this model looked far to elaborate with all the spikes and the big chunky...
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    Very cute indeed , I hope it is\'nt anything like...

    Very cute indeed , I hope it is\'nt anything like my brothers new cat. I now need to purchase some new heads after the last were destroyed when I went to stroke it.
    I really like your painting...
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    Well looking at the 100\'s of unpainted...

    Well looking at the 100\'s of unpainted miniatures I have I can see a few that may be suited for the task.
    -lots of ninja, I have a nice 54mm one also
    -A dark eldar character model which i\'m...
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    Thanx all for the great comments. i\'m glad you...

    Thanx all for the great comments. i\'m glad you like it.
    I think I should really invest in a better photo editor, I just use a basic version of abode photoshop (one free with my mobile phone) and...
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    Excellent job, I really love it.

    Excellent job, I really love it.
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    Eldar Warlock

    Had this one sitting around for ages so I finally finished it off. The white cloak took me a very long time to and I would have liked a bit of freehand work on it, I tried to do it once but was just...
  104. Thread: More stuff

    by Brother Tom
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    Here you go. ...

    Here you go.


    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1623_edited.jpg
  105. Thread: More stuff

    by Brother Tom
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    Well give me a time and i\'ll try to make it in...

    Well give me a time and i\'ll try to make it in for then, sned me a private message (I can\'t seem to figure out how to do it).
  106. Thread: More stuff

    by Brother Tom
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    Well for the Avatar i\'m going for the yellow in...

    Well for the Avatar i\'m going for the yellow in the recesses and then build that up to red, the torso section is pretty much what i\'m going for on the whole mini. As for the emblems etc i\'m not to...
  107. Thread: More stuff

    by Brother Tom
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    Well the Samurai is finished, I am tempted to do...

    Well the Samurai is finished, I am tempted to do some sort of mon on his chest armor though.
    As for the woodelf, I have the hair to do still and probaly a bit mor highlighting, the base is pretty...
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    Oh no, there where lots of buddhist Samurai....

    Oh no, there where lots of buddhist Samurai. Buddhism was a very mainstream religion in the age of the Samurai. Kato Kiyomasa had very strong believes in buddhism and this caused problems in Japans...
  109. Thread: More stuff

    by Brother Tom
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    More stuff

    Well I have be doing a few miniatures at the same time recently (I find it difficult to get things finished). The first one is finished and the wood elf is almost there.

    1. A samurai general for...
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    Well yet to do any more on this one recently, i...

    Well yet to do any more on this one recently, i have started work on a few other things though. I want to put some sort of design on the front of his jacket so I will have to do a bit of research...
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    I started painting miniatures around 15 years ago...

    I started painting miniatures around 15 years ago and i seem to paint for awhile and then stop for long periods of time (breaks of 1 year + sometimes). It can be hard to get back into the hobby, I...
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    I\'m not familiar with the techniques that you...

    I\'m not familiar with the techniques that you have used for this one but I must say the metallics do have a really nice shine to them. The base looks really nice aswell.
    What is the scale of this...
  113. Very nice indeed, I really like your style of...

    Very nice indeed, I really like your style of painting.
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    A wonderfully painted minature. I have really...

    A wonderfully painted minature. I have really found it useful to see how you have gone about to acheive the results and I agree with freakinacage about going into more detail with how you have done...
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    I like the Mr Bungle soundtrack.

    I like the Mr Bungle soundtrack.
  116. Thread: Latest WiP

    by Brother Tom
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    Looking great so far, your painting is so smooth....

    Looking great so far, your painting is so smooth. Are you planning any freehand for this one?
  117. That gun really does look stunning, great job.

    That gun really does look stunning, great job.
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    Thanks all. The Samurai is mounted on a horse...

    Thanks all.
    The Samurai is mounted on a horse if anyone was wondering, the horse is huge and its going to take some courage to start working on that but I think i\'ll concentrate on the rider for...
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    Samurai revisited

    I don\'t know if anyone remembers the samurai I started painting awhile back but it got put away into a corner for a bit. Its a 90mm miniature so that has scared me away from it for awhile but I have...
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    Some nice paintjobs there, I really like the face...

    Some nice paintjobs there, I really like the face of the Dark Elf, your detail there is excellent. Your painting seems very clean but it really could do with some more highlights because they look...
  121. Thread: chaos army

    by Brother Tom
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    I really like what you have done with these, I...

    I really like what you have done with these, I bet they look impressive upon the field of battle.
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    Thanx all. I do agree about the face, I noticed...

    Thanx all. I do agree about the face, I noticed that when looking at it yesterdayand I would probaly also change the hair colour as that looks pretty similar to the grey areas on the armour.
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    A Terminator

    Just got this one finished, its for my local hobby store so could\'nt spend as long on it as I would have liked. I\'m not to sure on the photo but i\'m still working on improving those.

    ...
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    Very nice indeed, I love the metallics. the only...

    Very nice indeed, I love the metallics. the only thing that bugs me about it is the pouches, howcome you have painted them the same colour as the skin?
  125. Thread: Back again

    by Brother Tom
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    Thanks for the comments. I only put the second...

    Thanks for the comments. I only put the second mini up for voting and here is a link just to make things a bit easier.

    Legion of the damned
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    Simple answer but i recently painted some goblin...

    Simple answer but i recently painted some goblin spider riders and just added a bit of black to the goblin green and it turned out pretty nicely.
  127. Thread: Acolyth

    by Brother Tom
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    I like the red also but the thing i\'m not so...

    I like the red also but the thing i\'m not so keen on is the flesh tone, it looksa bit similar to the cream cloth areas.
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    Yeah that one is for Krackers, I have a few...

    Yeah that one is for Krackers, I have a few spacemarines to do for them at the moment. I let them borrow my small High Elf army for awhile aswell (painted quite awhile ago now), so my Dragon I did is...
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    Looking nice so far, what you could do with the...

    Looking nice so far, what you could do with the cloak is apply some very thin coats of the middle shade of green to blend the highlighing in a bit.
    As for the colour scheme i would stick with the...
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    Thanks, I\'m glad you like them. I really should...

    Thanks, I\'m glad you like them. I really should get around to doing some more of these.
    I did\'nt use washes for mine but I can see that would probaly be alot quicker and easy with all the detail...
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    Thanks for the comments @Yetie - well when i...

    Thanks for the comments

    @Yetie - well when i did the highlighting I imagined the light coming from a certain direction so I have tryed to do some areas darker to account for this.

    @Vincegamer-...
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    Ah I see, it all makes sense now. I guess I need...

    Ah I see, it all makes sense now. I guess I need to polish up on my space marine knowledge :( .
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    I bought a fair number of the Perry Samurai...

    I bought a fair number of the Perry Samurai awhile ago now and I think there great minatures.
    To tell you the truth I did find them a bit more difficult to paint but that was the Samurai in armour....
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    A Crimson Fist

    Well this one is one i\'m doing for my local hobby store. I recently bought a set of the GW foundation paints so i\'ve given a few of them a go here, the set has some nice shades and the paint covers...
  135. Thread: Back again

    by Brother Tom
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    Back again

    Hello, its been awhile since i did some painting but here we are again. This mini\'s are some Legion of the Damned which I have painted as a commission. The second model is heavily converted which...
  136. Replies
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    Here is mine, took the photo awhile ago and a few...

    Here is mine, took the photo awhile ago and a few minor changes have taken place :P . I ts a bit of a mess. I made the desk myself for a college project .
    ...
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    Love those metallics.

    Love those metallics.
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    Bah back to the hobby for a month and i\'ve...

    Bah back to the hobby for a month and i\'ve already bought about ten times more miniatures than i\'ve painted ............. must resist.
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    TOOL

    TOOL
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    Its strange sometimes when your painting you I...

    Its strange sometimes when your painting you I don\'t really think about it then i take a look at a blown up photo of the mini and thing how the hell did i do that :o .
    Out of interest, does anyone...
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    Nothing wrong with your English there :P and that...

    Nothing wrong with your English there :P and that mini is great, know I really want to have a go a painting this one (Elves are my favourite).
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    I think the robes done in white would look good...

    I think the robes done in white would look good but then again I like things painted white.
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    Here is a 90mm Kato Kiyomasa from Pegaso, it...

    Here is a 90mm Kato Kiyomasa from Pegaso, it looks damn nice I think i\'m gonna have to buy it.

    Kato Kiyomasa
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    Ninja...

    Ninja

    Thats a good 54 mm ninja from pegaso models, they also do some great Samurai and other historical miniatures. The perry\'s amurai are good aswell imo just need to give them better bases they...
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    This one is excellent from Coldcut and hexstatic...

    This one is excellent from Coldcut and hexstatic

    timber

    I thought this one was pretty cool aswell
    witness

    And I have to share a Tool one aswell
    Tool
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    Looking pretty gruesome :P. I like the painting...

    Looking pretty gruesome :P. I like the painting one the claws will be interested to see it finished.
    To put pictures here you have to link them from somewhere like photobucket.
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    Doing his coat is a real pain, other paint seems...

    Doing his coat is a real pain, other paint seems to be getting onto the whit from my fingers so i have to be very careful.
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    :flip: Correct :flip: . Kato Kiyomasa it is. @...

    :flip: Correct :flip: . Kato Kiyomasa it is.

    @ Dragonsreach , Well my history of Japan stops before that , the age of the Samurai was pretty much done with by then :( . It would be interesting to...
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    So far your all wrong :P . I\'ll give you a clue,...

    So far your all wrong :P . I\'ll give you a clue, he was one of the main commanders in the invasion of korea (this was Japans only attempt of invasion into another country, they wanted to invade...
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    I seem to be painting alot atm which is good but...

    I seem to be painting alot atm which is good but I should really think about buying some christmas presents for people :rolleyes: .
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    :o are you sure thats chocolate?

    :o are you sure thats chocolate?
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    More Samurai

    I\'ve got so many miniatures to paint that I can\'t seem to stick to one so here is another :P . I\'ve finished this one but he is part of a set with another flag bearer and a commander. If anyone...
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    Started to attempt some freehand of the back of...

    Started to attempt some freehand of the back of his coat, did a fair bit of research into it (I have lots of books on Samurai) and i\'m going with a Crane design.

    ...
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    I dont play the games anymore but about 10 years...

    I dont play the games anymore but about 10 years ago now we used to have a games club at the local youth centre, we played all the Games workshop ones but the one which was most fun was Necromunda....
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    Thanx for the nice coments :) , I painted this...

    Thanx for the nice coments :) , I painted this one in a relatively quick time compared to some of the others I do, i was just to eager to try out the snow. Thanx for the advice on the face it probaly...
  156. Replies
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    The big Samurai Daimyo is from Pegaso miniatures...

    The big Samurai Daimyo is from Pegaso miniatures and the little one is from Perry miniatures, they do a great range based on the Sengoku Jidai (Warring states period, which is roughly 1550- 1600)....
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    Ice, Ice .........

    Bought some model snow ages ago and never got around to trying it out so had to give it a go. So the inspiration for this miniature was ice, blues, white etc I did\'nt do much planning just painted....
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    Waitng for a new head for the warlock so started...

    Waitng for a new head for the warlock so started on some other thing, I want to do a duel scene with this one and another guy.
    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1412_edited.jpg
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    Did a bit more work on this one, its seems a bit...

    Did a bit more work on this one, its seems a bit daunting due to the size. I managed to get some courage to do some freehand on the arm and i think it looks ok. I,ve blue tacked it together just to...
  160. Thread: blending

    by Brother Tom
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    The best way is to experiment , you will find...

    The best way is to experiment , you will find that certain colours like red and yellows don\'t really need watering down as much as the paints seem quite thin anyway, where as i find something like...
  161. Replies
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    Well i painted the cloak codex grey then added a...

    Well i painted the cloak codex grey then added a bit of black to it and picked out the darkest areas, then i painted the cloak fortress grey leaving only the shaded areas with the codex grey....
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    I had a cunning plan :P .

    I had a cunning plan :P .
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    Someone asked me on how this one was painted so I...

    Someone asked me on how this one was painted so I thought I might aswell post it here.

    Colours used:
    -midnight blue
    -enchanted blue
    -tentacle pink
    -shadow grey
    -codex grey
    -fortress grey...
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    Yeah I messed up the Farseer\'s head :(, the...

    Yeah I messed up the Farseer\'s head :(, the paint became to thick a a bit lumpy in places trying to get it right, tryed to get away with it but failed. I\'m gonna have to buy a new one I...
  165. Replies
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    Arghhhhhhhh, messed up the head gonna have to...

    Arghhhhhhhh, messed up the head gonna have to strip it or get a new one :(
  166. Replies
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    Thanx for all the kind words, getting close to...

    Thanx for all the kind words, getting close to finishing it now, had a break from it today though and painted something else, anyway here is the latest pic....
  167. Replies
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    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/...

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1404_edited.jpg

    The only bit actually stuck on is the arm.
    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1407_edited.jpg
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    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/...

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1392_edited.jpg

    I think the face needs a bit of work, its proving quite a challenge, already messed it up once :( .
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    @orkydave, still lots of work to do on the...

    @orkydave, still lots of work to do on the purple, only really at the basecoat stage in those pictures.

    @starks333, I\'m going for white with the cloak (hopefully). I started off with a 50/50...
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    After lots of contemplation on colour choice...

    After lots of contemplation on colour choice things are finally beginning to take shape. I really wanted to stay away from the reds and blues on these one as I have a fair few samurai in those colour...
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    Those are just great :D, on my favourites now...

    Those are just great :D, on my favourites now aswell.
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    Next project

    Coming back to the hobby I noticed that a fair few Eldar had just been redone so I was very tempted to buy some, I looked online to try and get some direct from GW but the ones I wanted were only...
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    vote here (http://www.coolminiornot.com/140856) ...

    vote here

    Ok I have posted this one in my gallery but may come back to working on it, still contemplating some freehand (or trying to summon the courage :p ). First one I have finished for after a...
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    Think its done, still contemplating some freehand...

    Think its done, still contemplating some freehand though and may touch it up abit.

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1382_edited.jpg
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    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/...

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1365.jpg

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1367.jpg
    ...
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    I went with blue stones in the end, I think...

    I went with blue stones in the end, I think white/grey would be a bit to similar to the metal areas.
    Just stuck the arms on will try to get another picture tommorow, made the mistake of not checking...
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    I\'m still trying to get used to taking photos of...

    I\'m still trying to get used to taking photos of them again so I messed around with the last photos in an editor for a bit, here is one i just cropped.
    ...
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    Done abit more work on this one, started on some...

    Done abit more work on this one, started on some spider riders for someone else atm though.

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1361_edited.jpg

    Started on the weapon aswell,...
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    Exsellent looking banner, i have no clue which cd...

    Exsellent looking banner, i have no clue which cd cover that is from though. What would look good for a slaanesh army banner though is some Tool artwork from the Lateralus album, like the one from my...
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    Yeah :D, I had a couple for him that i did\'nt...

    Yeah :D, I had a couple for him that i did\'nt finish from just before I took a break, finally got around to finishing those. I think 2 years is\'nt bad for 2 minis :P .
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    Thanx for the nice words, its good to get back...

    Thanx for the nice words, its good to get back into it again abd I have lots of things to do that I had planned before I took a break. I\'ve also taken on some work for the local hobby shop so no...
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    An update ...

    An update


    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/DSCN1359.jpg
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    Haha that made me laugh, its the world gone mad. ...

    Haha that made me laugh, its the world gone mad.
    So am I correct in thinking that hot dogs probaly do contain dog meat due to the fact that there has\'nt been any fuss over renaming them.
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    Another WiP

    Took a break from the mounted samurai and started something a bit smaller. Tryed this colour scheme on an older howling banshee exarch but i sold it so doing this one similar for myself and trying to...
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    Ahh yes the mouth does look a bit confusing...

    Ahh yes the mouth does look a bit confusing there, the teeth are part of the mask and you can see the samurais mouth under that. It looks a bit like you can see a tongue but that is in fact his...
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    Its metallics, gold though, the picture really...

    Its metallics, gold though, the picture really needs to be a bit better.
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    Its a 90mm figure, first time i have ever...

    Its a 90mm figure, first time i have ever attempted anything that big, I usually paint 30mm stuff so this should be interesting.
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    After a long painting break

    Hi, recently got back into doing some painting after about a year and a half of slacking. Started on a few small pieces but the mounted samurai daimyo was taunting me from the shelf so I had to give...
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    I can paint quite fast if I really have to but it...

    I can paint quite fast if I really have to but it takes the enjoyment out of it for me and I would prefer not to, but if your doing a commission then you cant spend forever on it. Painting for myself...
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    Thanks for all the replies, I have an old blue...

    Thanks for all the replies, I have an old blue top one, I think its called orc flesh, but I really wanted the white screw top one. I will cover any postage costs if anyone living far away from the...
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    Thanks for having a look everyone and thanks for...

    Thanks for having a look everyone and thanks for the comments.
    I put the mushroom on as a sort of a tag, i\'ve done it on a few other minatures i\'ve given away so I thought I might aswell do it on...
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    Thanks for the replies. The one I was after was a...

    Thanks for the replies. The one I was after was a white screw top GW one, do you know how similar that glaze is.?I might have to try a bit of mixing and see what I can come up with .
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    Another Paint Aid Orge

    Well here it is my Orge for Paint Aid, it would be real nice if you could yote on it :D , thanks.

    Orge

    Here is a picture for your viewing pleasure.

    ...
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    Right here it is, a picture of me with my mini...

    Right here it is, a picture of me with my mini :o.
    The mini was a bit blurred so i put a clearer picture of it on. I said I was\'nt going to supply a picture of myself but what the hell and I...
  195. Replies
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    Well here are some pictures of my finished orge...

    Well here are some pictures of my finished orge ;).


    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/finorge1.jpg

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v521/brothertom/finorge2.jpg
    ...
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    Woohoo :bouncy: just finished my Orge, the only...

    Woohoo :bouncy: just finished my Orge, the only thing I have not done is warpaint, is it vital to have some because I could not decide where to put any. I would put a pic up but my lead is elsewhere...
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    Looking for Green ink

    Helllo, I was wondering if anyone had a Green ink from the Games Workshop range that they would\'nt mind selling or trading. It is the Green ink from the series before the latest edition of paints...
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    Yep nice work there Tidoco. I guess there is...

    Yep nice work there Tidoco.
    I guess there is extre pressure on me now then :o.
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    I think its lists everyone that donated stuff and...

    I think its lists everyone that donated stuff and a thankyou to everyone involved.
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    Sorry everyone but i\'m with Tidico2222 on this...

    Sorry everyone but i\'m with Tidico2222 on this one and I would rather remain anonymous in the picture department.
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