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    Beautifully done!

    Beautifully done!
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    The mini looks great, I especially like the Stag.

    The mini looks great, I especially like the Stag.
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    Great diorama! The setup is perfect!

    Great diorama! The setup is perfect!
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    Made a little progress: 6958669587 Did a couple...

    Made a little progress:
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    Did a couple of glaze layers over the lower parts of the purple robes, and started working up the shade transitions on the middle robe. When I get time I'm hoping...
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    Great look! Thanks for doing the Sbs.

    Great look! Thanks for doing the Sbs.
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    A lovely shade of blue on that space marine.

    A lovely shade of blue on that space marine.
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    Thank you KruleBear! I wasn't sure how I was...

    Thank you KruleBear! I wasn't sure how I was going to go about painting it at first, but was very happy with the results.

    Here is an update on the Oni of Spite. I switched from the red robes and...
  8. Thread: Brian's WIP

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    Fabulous work. I second that the purple you used...

    Fabulous work. I second that the purple you used on the Stromcast is very well done. And as a fan of Les Miserables myself, I can appreciate your work on the bust.
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    That is awesome!

    That is awesome!
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    Great job all around! The detail of that base is...

    Great job all around! The detail of that base is gorgeous.
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    I'm going to stick with TMM (actually was looking...

    I'm going to stick with TMM (actually was looking to this model for some more practice on that technique). Hoping to use washes and multiple metallics, to build good highlight transitions across the...
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    Not a big update as I was in Texas all weekend at...

    Not a big update as I was in Texas all weekend at an American Kenpo seminar/camp, so I only got a little work done when I took Monday off.
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    Got the colors more or less in place on the left...
  13. Thread: Graishak WIP

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    Congrats! The board looks great!

    Congrats! The board looks great!
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    Very color choices!

    Very color choices!
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    Congrats! Everything looks absolutely amazing!

    Congrats! Everything looks absolutely amazing!
  16. Thread: SaintToad's WIP

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    Great job! I\ll have to try a this process for my...

    Great job! I\ll have to try a this process for my Zombicide green horde hero minis.
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    Awesome way of sculpting!

    Awesome way of sculpting!
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    Glad you made it to the forum Q! I'll leave the...

    Glad you made it to the forum Q! I'll leave the advice to others on here as I can see you in person and work with you. Gotta say your doing the right first steps which is to push yourself, try new...
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    Thank you. I do not have any plans on basing...

    Thank you. I do not have any plans on basing them. I will be constantly placing and removing these colored caps from base of the mini and I feel it would damage anything I do, as well as I don't want...
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    Thank you Foxtail and BAM. I got the Oni of Spite...

    Thank you Foxtail and BAM. I got the Oni of Spite primed last night, unfortunately won't be able to do to much work on him. Flying out to Texas this weekend for a martial arts camp. Life always...
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    Its a technique called zenithal priming. I do it...

    Its a technique called zenithal priming. I do it with almost all my minis now. Your base coats should cover it up while still giving the coating a transition of lights and darks. So if you painted a...
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    Nice composition there!

    Nice composition there!
  23. Thread: Curis' WIP Wipe

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    Awesome post. The bits of history tied into the...

    Awesome post. The bits of history tied into the older minis is brilliantly done.
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    Welcome to the hobby! Very clean painting for...

    Welcome to the hobby! Very clean painting for your first try at painting! Did you do some research before you started? One of my friends just started painting a set of mouse war/mystic/hunter/etc...
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    Here is the next mini from "The Rising Sun" I...

    Here is the next mini from "The Rising Sun" I will begin work on. I haven't done anything yet, but will hopefully prime it this evening so I can begin work. The model is going to be covered in LOTS...
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    Here is the completed Oni of Skulls!...

    Here is the completed Oni of Skulls!
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    And then a picture of the Oni of Blood and Oni of Skulls together.
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    That is a great group of painted minis! I think...

    That is a great group of painted minis! I think Gandalf is my favorite, the robes look really well done.
  28. Thread: Graishak WIP

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    The color scheme for those spiders is fantastic....

    The color scheme for those spiders is fantastic. they will definitely stand out on the table top.
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    Thank you for the feedback Graishak. Weathering...

    Thank you for the feedback Graishak. Weathering of the weapons and armor is something I should do more often. I have a tendency to paint my minis in undamaged armor and with "new loot" all the time....
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    The bronze and fur textures are really well done.

    The bronze and fur textures are really well done.
  31. Thread: Curis' WIP Wipe

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    Great job! I really like adaptation of the skin...

    Great job! I really like adaptation of the skin tones. The usual green skin would have contrasted quite a bit.
  32. Thread: Blood Bowl WIP

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    Like others said to move up, you will need to add...

    Like others said to move up, you will need to add more color complexity to show the transitions from dark to light. From what I can see you have a good starting point to work up from. Now it's just...
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    Thank you for the compliment KruleBear. I was...

    Thank you for the compliment KruleBear. I was trying to make the Brute look tree like with a glow coming from within, plus after painting the body all the dull colors I needed to add something to...
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    Yeah good laptops/pc are never cheap. I financed...

    Yeah good laptops/pc are never cheap. I financed a new gaming desktop at the beginning of this year for about $3,000. :P
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    Absolutely gorgeous! On close inspection you can...

    Absolutely gorgeous! On close inspection you can tell its not actually marble, but when you first look at it, it takes the my mind a second to adjust. Great illusion work.
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    Been awhile since I have posted but I have been...

    Been awhile since I have posted but I have been lurking in the shadows watching everyones progress. I have been caught up in all manner of adventures, but I keep making progress when I can. I have a...
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    Ummmm wow is all I can say....

    Ummmm wow is all I can say....
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    Sounds like a good theory to me. I use Army...

    Sounds like a good theory to me. I use Army Painter and Vallejo paints primarily. I used to use GW exclusively but have found I like the dropper style containers of other brands better then the GW...
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    @ Hairster: The palette has its pros and cons,...

    @ Hairster:
    The palette has its pros and cons, but I am still on my first sheet of paper so I need to experiment with it more to get a real conclusion. I'm loving the larger surface area to work...
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    Finished up the skin of the right arms and...

    Finished up the skin of the right arms and shoulders as well as added some tonal changes to the gold. I also started base coating all the black parts of the model. It will be interesting as I am...
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    I think my favorite part is the face on the knee....

    I think my favorite part is the face on the knee. The highlighting is perfect.
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    Just little update on the Oni of Skulls. I have...

    Just little update on the Oni of Skulls. I have decided to go with TMM and finished base coating the gold. Tonight I will go back and add darker shades using agraxearthshade washes and then also add...
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    I own a few katanas and the rope doesn't usually...

    I own a few katanas and the rope doesn't usually dangle that far off the sheath, you did a stellar job creating and painting it.
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    The green skin in the middle, who I will name...

    The green skin in the middle, who I will name Bob, makes me chuckle. The other two are so in the middle of battle and "Bob" decides to stop and contemplate the meaning of War.
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    Looks great! I definitely like the color scheme,...

    Looks great! I definitely like the color scheme, the blues and purples add a good contrast to all the bone and rust.
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    LOL it has gotten a little out of hand, my...

    LOL it has gotten a little out of hand, my friends are starting to question my sanity whenever I buy more :P I try to at least get games that contain minis so even if I don't finish painting them I...
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    I keep hoping with the better quality 3D printers...

    I keep hoping with the better quality 3D printers coming out for cheaper prices that gaming minis prices will also drop, haven't seen it yet though :P Awesome examples of what can be done with a 3D...
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    I don't know who here watches Dr. Who, but those...

    I don't know who here watches Dr. Who, but those Stormcast models always remind me of the Cybermen. Looking forward to seeing what you do with it BAM. As always your work is stellar.
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    That turquoise is a great color choice, it really...

    That turquoise is a great color choice, it really makes the model catch your eye and hone in on the detail off the NMM.
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    Great looking squad! Find it both cool and funny...

    Great looking squad! Find it both cool and funny that a trophy for a painting contest is a trophy you can paint ;)
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    Gotta say what really blows my mind with all of...

    Gotta say what really blows my mind with all of you higher tier painters is the construction and realism of the bases. I have great difficulty figuring out how to add that level of realism. The model...
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    The colors or the throne and your lizard are...

    The colors or the throne and your lizard are going to look great together once they are assembled.
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    Same here! Hopefully by then I will have caught...

    Same here! Hopefully by then I will have caught up on my 100/0s of miniatures I need to paint :P
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    Thanks everyone! Just wanted to share the arrival...

    Thanks everyone! Just wanted to share the arrival of part 2 of my Zombicide Green Horde kickstarter. Finally got all the exclusives and stretch goals:
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    Wasn't exactly what I was looking, but definitely...

    Wasn't exactly what I was looking, but definitely interesting information. It would be pretty neat to make my own range of washes. I have been using the flow aid regularly now instead of just the...
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    Absolutely gorgeous shading!

    Absolutely gorgeous shading!
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    Thank you. Yes I did, worked up to the mid tones,...

    Thank you. Yes I did, worked up to the mid tones, then added the red in the shadows (which came out purplish, since it was covering up the darker blues) and then finished building up to the top...
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    Its been awhile since I posted. I haven't been...

    Its been awhile since I posted. I haven't been completely inactive with my painting, just caught up with summer trips and video games :P Here is the progress with the Oni of Skulls skin, almost done,...
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    I have to agree. I used your models photos when I...

    I have to agree. I used your models photos when I wanted to show my gf what a good example of NMM gold looks like. :)
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    If you get an airbrush, you can find spray booths...

    If you get an airbrush, you can find spray booths online for a reasonable price (I paid about $100 for mine, from Amazon), which help greatly by pulling the fumes and dust through a filter. I can...
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    That is an amazing base! The shading of the...

    That is an amazing base! The shading of the stones is really eye catching, are you going to grim everything up?
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    The figure looks great, but I really love that...

    The figure looks great, but I really love that stone work.
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    Wonderful work! The squad looks great!

    Wonderful work! The squad looks great!
  64. Thread: Brian's WIP

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    Looks great, I especially like the purple skin...

    Looks great, I especially like the purple skin tones. The photos look good to me, but I am not a good judge as I am still struggling to get proper pictures of my minis as well ;)
  65. Thread: Kretcher WIP

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    Welcome back to the time warp that is painting :)

    Welcome back to the time warp that is painting :)
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    Oni of Skulls

    So made my palette for the skin tones:
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    Then started experimenting. I have only done the thigh in the box, and I'm liking it so far. I'm thinking of adding a bit of a red ink/wash into the...
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    Thank you Maenas, I tried out the flow medium...

    Thank you Maenas, I tried out the flow medium last night while base coating the Oni's skin. I did it with the 1:20 dilution in water and then added a drop or two to my paint. I definitely liked using...
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    Oni of Skulls (The Rising Sun)

    I got the Oni of Skulls primed this evening, trying the Zenithal priming:
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    And then while that dried I looked through my paints to figure out what I wanted to use for the skin tones, and...
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    lol I didn't realize all the old Warhammer minis...

    lol I didn't realize all the old Warhammer minis look so happy :) I love the Horror Rave!
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    Welcome to the Rising Sun slog ;) The models are...

    Welcome to the Rising Sun slog ;) The models are looking good, I am taking the same approach with my Rising Sun minis as there are just so many of them :) and I also backed Hate, I like Adrian Smiths...
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    SO I have a question and hopefully can get some...

    SO I have a question and hopefully can get some help. I just picked up a bottle of Liquitex Flow-Aid and was wondering the proper use for it with miniature painting. Do I use it to thin my paints (I...
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    A bit late to the congratulatory party, but...

    A bit late to the congratulatory party, but congrats! Your work is impressive as always!
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    Very good job!

    Very good job!
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    You have done a great job giving each rat their...

    You have done a great job giving each rat their own personal feel. Can't wait to see the completed squad together.
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    Its the fun torturous challenges that keep...

    Its the fun torturous challenges that keep bringing us back to work on more ;) Looking good and good luck on the assembly.
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    Good suggestion about the bases, but probably...

    Good suggestion about the bases, but probably more work and money then I am willing to do at this point. I can always go back later if I decide to.
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    I too am interested in seeing how your...

    I too am interested in seeing how your experimentation with the NMM came out, especially since I am going through the experience of learning it myself.
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    Not much to say but, "Looking good" ;) Your skin...

    Not much to say but, "Looking good" ;) Your skin technique is masterful.
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    Thank you everyone! I had a 5 day weekend this...

    Thank you everyone! I had a 5 day weekend this past weekend and found one day to paint, and here is the results:
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    Wonderfully done! I have just started working on...

    Wonderfully done! I have just started working on my Rising Sun game, you do the models great credit.
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    Oni of Blood

    Finally had some sit down time with my mini, not a lot done. Slowly bring the cloth up to a cool white, and started adding the weathered leather texture.
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    Could also be a bokuto which she uses for...

    Could also be a bokuto which she uses for training.
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    I don't know about the thing on her stomach, but...

    I don't know about the thing on her stomach, but the tube out of her belly button is part of the belly button piercing. Also does anyone else notice that she has a naked blade resting on her...
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    Wonderful job! And amazing detail work!

    Wonderful job! And amazing detail work!
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    Oni of Blood

    This isn't really and update on the mini, as I haven't done to much more since the last set of photos, I just got a new phone with a much better camera so I wanted to see if a difference can be seen...
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    Thank you very much!

    Thank you very much!
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    Looking good! Quick question how did you go about...

    Looking good! Quick question how did you go about getting that white? For the mini I am currently working on there is a section of white cloth and I am researching how others handle painting white...
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    Looking good. Gotta say you have a unique style...

    Looking good. Gotta say you have a unique style of painting, almost reminds me of water colors for some reason.
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    Thank you, NMM can be daunting to try, this is...

    Thank you, NMM can be daunting to try, this is only my second time trying and I feel I could spend forever adjusting the darkness here, the highlights there and never make progress on the actual mini.
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    Oni of Blood

    Took today off work, because I felt like having a day to myself, which finally gave me some time to actually paint. I have made some progress, I just started on the steel, decide to use TMM for the...
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    Here is the first mini I every painted. I have always been artistic throughout my life, but primarily with drawing and color pencils, so I had a basic understanding of color composition, but had no...
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    If you are trying for the effect in the picture,...

    If you are trying for the effect in the picture, maybe finish up the chains and then dry brush the corrosion on in the locations you want then maybe a light glaze blending it in a bit, but also leave...
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    Coming along great! There is definitely going to...

    Coming along great! There is definitely going to be a good contrast between the model and the base.
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    Oni of Blood

    Making progress slowly, started building up the yellow which I will eventually turn to gold.
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    Reminds me of a 40K Chaos Lord. The one side is...

    Reminds me of a 40K Chaos Lord. The one side is the mutated armor that is a usual characteristic and the other is the old insignia of its Legion.
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    Wonderfully done! Is that an Aradia miniature?

    Wonderfully done! Is that an Aradia miniature?
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    Began working on the hands, I will keep applying...

    Began working on the hands, I will keep applying glazes until there is a better transition between the hands and arms. I also began building up the brown base coat on parts I am going to try nmm gold...
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    I cant wait to see it take shape! When I first...

    I cant wait to see it take shape! When I first started playing Warhammer 40K Kharn drew me to wanting to play Chaos.
  99. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    The pauldrons look just like aged tarnished...

    The pauldrons look just like aged tarnished bronzes, great job with a great depth of subtle textures. Looks like metal that has been through many acid rain storms...or pock marked orc skin leather ;)
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    Yeah that is one of the reasons Kickstarter is...

    Yeah that is one of the reasons Kickstarter is eating my soul/wallet. CMON keeps coming out with new games with a TON of stretch goal minis for free with backing.

    Thanks Kuribo, it feels good to...
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    That is totally badass! Very well done! It would...

    That is totally badass! Very well done! It would make a wonderful center piece for an army!
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    That is some awesome fee hand very metal ;)

    That is some awesome fee hand very metal ;)
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    Oni of Blood

    Finally had another chance to sit down and paint today. Made progress around the upper torso, so now just need to do the calves and feet, then I'll come back in start darkening the hands.
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    Oni of Blood

    Spent the evening building up the skins shading. I am going to keep the shading about the point you see, finish up the body, and then come back and adjust it after I work on some of the other...
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    Thank you everyone! I'm currently at work...

    Thank you everyone! I'm currently at work thinking about how I want to proceed all the while staring at the clock going, "Can I do home and paint yet?"

    Meph: I'm definitely interested in seeing...
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    Oni of Blood

    Dusted off the airbrush this evening and then started experimenting. I decide to use Black primer spraying at an upward angle followed by White primer sprayed from directly above to start creating...
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    Thank you for the source material Hairster, I'll...

    Thank you for the source material Hairster, I'll definitely take a look! The Rising Sun game was the first game I ever backed on Kickstarter and all the stretch goal monsters and gods are really well...
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    Back in Business

    FINALLY got my new art station all setup this Sunday, so now I can finally begin some painting again (but only a little bit at a time at least until March is done and gone).
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    And this is the...
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    It can be disheartening when the scores drop, I...

    It can be disheartening when the scores drop, I know it was a bit for me, each model I submitted to my gallery was getting a higher score until the last one I submitted, which all of a sudden was my...
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    Gorgeous, and you did it so quickly! Congrats on...

    Gorgeous, and you did it so quickly! Congrats on the bronze and hope to hear good news about CB!
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    I cant wait to see everything assembled!

    I cant wait to see everything assembled!
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    I like the blue color of the hair. It goes well...

    I like the blue color of the hair. It goes well with the greens and purples you already have. Maybe instead of going to all black maybe a darker blue with lighter highlights?
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    Stellar work! The nmm is looking spot on, same...

    Stellar work! The nmm is looking spot on, same with the horn and chin shadow. Plus the veins going across the back of the head add just that little extra bit of realism.
  114. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    I'll definitely have to peruse these videos, when...

    I'll definitely have to peruse these videos, when I have time. The knight is looking wonderful, especially the eyes. The little dot of reflection you put in the pupil makes them that much more...
  115. Thread: Werner''s WIP

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    Looks great! The face highlights work really well...

    Looks great! The face highlights work really well and you didn't loose any of the wrinkle details. Are you going to push the beard into grey colors or more of a frosted black?
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    Oh if I took a pic from further away you would...

    Oh if I took a pic from further away you would see all the usual clutter and mess, well except for now since all my paints and tools are in boxes for the next few days :P
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    Gotta say as I went through the posts I had to...

    Gotta say as I went through the posts I had to double check your Slambo because at first look I thought your display had LEDS causing it to glow.
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    What you see above was after one soak of about 20...

    What you see above was after one soak of about 20 mins and then using a tooth brush to scrub and that was it. I have tried acetone before on plastic minis and didnt like how it sometimes ate the glue...
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    Thanks Bam, gotta love simple green. I'm close to...

    Thanks Bam, gotta love simple green. I'm close to being able to begin painting again, moving into my new place this Sunday in fact. I'm probably not going to be working on the models above because I...
  120. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    Awesome work! I need to start looking at doing my...

    Awesome work! I need to start looking at doing my own customizations to models to make them unique. Your painting is great, but gotta say I do enjoy seeing how you prep the models.
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    I have always been impressed with your use of...

    I have always been impressed with your use of complementary colors, especially in your green skin tones. It really brings life to the model and is very pleasing to the eye.
  122. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    Great idea for the arrows, they look top notch. I...

    Great idea for the arrows, they look top notch. I also like the use of the clamp holding the brass rod. It looks a lot like something I could use my mini hand drill for, which I never thought off...
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    My guess as to why what was supposed to be a...

    My guess as to why what was supposed to be a quick table top miniature took so long was because someone painted past the table top quality. Good job! I also agree with everyone else about the...
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    Great job on taking a miniature that lacked a lot...

    Great job on taking a miniature that lacked a lot of fine detail and adding it back in with your painting skill alone. Breaths a lot more life into the mini.
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    The painting and base construction looks amazing....

    The painting and base construction looks amazing. I do have to say for some reason every time I look at the barbarian I keep thinking of The Rock.
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    Looking good! That red really pops!

    Looking good! That red really pops!
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    It happens to everyone when painting a whole army...

    It happens to everyone when painting a whole army by hand, unless you use an airbrush for tabletop quality, and then you can more or less blast through the army in one go. Ultimately if you are...
  128. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    Wonderful idea! I always love seeing the work of...

    Wonderful idea! I always love seeing the work of artist who can tell a tale with the composition of their work. Looking forward to seeing how things progress.
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    I gotta say you have improved immensely since I...

    I gotta say you have improved immensely since I was last here. I like seeing your new work outside of your Mansion of Madness minis, those Khrone Blood Warriors are done really well. :)
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    Why are you creating the thing from my worst...

    Why are you creating the thing from my worst nightmare? Looks awesome and disturbing!
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    So the Chaplins have been released from the green...

    So the Chaplins have been released from the green chamber, here are a couple before and after.

    Terminator Chaplin:
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    Jump Pack Chaplin:
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    Now on to priming everything!
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    Nothing to much I just got back from a camping...

    Nothing to much I just got back from a camping trip so I didn't have a lot of time to work on anything, but I did begin the prep for a few new projects:
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    I have finally completed Rocky! 597625976359764...

    I have finally completed Rocky!
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    59753 New projects just arrived :) These are...

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    New projects just arrived :) These are from http://aradiaminiatures.com/index.php from when I backed their Dante's Inferno Kickstarter :)
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    Really well done! I bet your client is absolutely...

    Really well done! I bet your client is absolutely ecstatic with what you have done!
  136. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    The fix looks great, now it just looks like...

    The fix looks great, now it just looks like decorative chiseling.
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    ROFLMAO!!! That would be so great! Love the...

    ROFLMAO!!! That would be so great!

    Love the work! Definitely need to pay attention to how you do the fleshtones as its something I need to practice at.
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    SO based on the colors of these models are they...

    SO based on the colors of these models are they the cheerleading squad for your Bloodbowl team? ;)
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    That isnt a bad idea, bring in a bit of the main...

    That isnt a bad idea, bring in a bit of the main base colors I used on the dragon. I'll definitely need to look into acquiring more basing materials, since I never really focused on it I'm currently...
  140. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    I like the fact that you based/primed in brown so...

    I like the fact that you based/primed in brown so you can already get a feel for how the colors work with browns.
  141. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Those two just scream Fraggle Rock! The texturing...

    Those two just scream Fraggle Rock! The texturing of the skin is very well done.
  142. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    It being 3 dimensional is odd, or I would say it...

    It being 3 dimensional is odd, or I would say it could be a tribal design/rune work painted onto the stone. If it was concrete I would say it was added before the axe head was poured. Definitely can...
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    Thank you both! I agree with you Ten ball that is...

    Thank you both! I agree with you Ten ball that is why I want to look around and see if there is anything that can work without clashing, ultimately I want to keep the base muted on colors so the...
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    59536 So this will probably be the last update...

    59536
    So this will probably be the last update on the dragon, at least for awhile. I want to add some foliage, but want to search for what works just right before picking it up. . I think I am done...
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    Just a quick update since it has been awhile, and...

    Just a quick update since it has been awhile, and I finally got about an hour of work in on the dragon. I am close to finishing it up, so I'm trying to get that final push of motivation. I want to...
  146. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Great job that tortoise still blows my mind! I...

    Great job that tortoise still blows my mind! I have viewed Aradia miniature's catalog and I like the look of their work. I backed their Dante inferno kickstarter so I should be receiving 5 models...
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    The steel on that helmet is amazing, very...

    The steel on that helmet is amazing, very realistic beaten/worn look.
  148. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Everything looks perfect! You could almost think...

    Everything looks perfect! You could almost think of it as a taxidermy turtle.
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    Welcome back! I've been kind of the same,...

    Welcome back! I've been kind of the same, painting here and there, knowing I need to finish up a project but just not having the motivation to do the final push :P
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    The leather looks good the only issue I can see...

    The leather looks good the only issue I can see is that the coloring is very similar to the color you used for the shadows in the green so the belts tend to blend in and not stand out. A possible...
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    Crackin good start so far!

    Crackin good start so far!
  152. Thread: Quiarcus's WiP

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    I also use Vallejo air primer, I haven't had any...

    I also use Vallejo air primer, I haven't had any issues with it so far, but I'm still pretty new to using my air brush, so probably just haven't run into issues yet. I have a few of the models lying...
  153. Thread: Quiarcus's WiP

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    Very nice. I created a back story for the Chapter...

    Very nice. I created a back story for the Chapter of Ultramarines I used to play, where this particular Chapter was gifted to the Adeptus Mechanicus, and over the centuries they were influenced by...
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    I'll definitely give it a shot! It has been tough...

    I'll definitely give it a shot! It has been tough figuring out the lighting for the base since I tried to have the light source be from above, which means most of the base is under the dragons out...
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    I feel your pain! I sometimes wished I had stuck...

    I feel your pain! I sometimes wished I had stuck with one color for my dragon so I could have airbrushed and then drybrushed :P The work you are putting in though is paying out immensely, once...
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    By pushing the depths do you mean darkening the...

    By pushing the depths do you mean darkening the recesses with a variety of darker tones?
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    Very well done! This will be a stunning model...

    Very well done! This will be a stunning model once its completed.
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    @BAM: Thanks BAM! A lot of it I have learned...

    @BAM: Thanks BAM! A lot of it I have learned through your advice and watching your WIP.

    @Kuribo:
    Your advice is very appreciated, I'm adding a few close up pictures of the Dragon's base, maybe...
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    You have my sympathy. The relapse isn't to...

    You have my sympathy. The relapse isn't to surprising, I have a brother who is an addict and he can go years without one. You think everything is going good with him, he starts to get his life...
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    Alright an update after a long time of nothing,...

    Alright an update after a long time of nothing, this summer has been keeping me busy!
    I said I would show an update of the dragon and here it is:
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    Great meme Meph, I live in the pacific northwest...

    Great meme Meph, I live in the pacific northwest so I have friends who look just like that guy :P The darker the beer the happier I am, love me a good stout or porter :) Also on a side note good work...
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    Keep it up! For everything that goes wrong, there...

    Keep it up! For everything that goes wrong, there is a lesson learned, which only leads to improvement!
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    In that case your texturing of the egg looks spot...

    In that case your texturing of the egg looks spot on! Are you going to be painting the model as well or just sculpting?
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    I agree with Warsculptor. In the movies the eggs...

    I agree with Warsculptor. In the movies the eggs look almost grown onto whatever surface they are attached to, so you could have a wider flatter base representing this.
  165. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    The changes are definitely making the colors of...

    The changes are definitely making the colors of the model more vibrant. And I can already notice the difference in the darkening of the paints, it helps making the folds of the cloth more noticeable.
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    Very Nice!

    Very Nice!
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    LMAO! And because I have to expand the post,...

    LMAO! And because I have to expand the post, again LMAO!
  168. Thread: SkelettetS wip

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    I like the look of the vampire. Kind of reminds...

    I like the look of the vampire. Kind of reminds me of Anne Rice's concept of how the ancient vampires in her books we said to look like living marble statues, in your representation that same...
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    My mind must be stuck in the gutter, because when...

    My mind must be stuck in the gutter, because when I look at the smirk on the snotling and the model's pose the message "That's right, that arrow is all me." pops into my dysfunctional brain. :P Jokes...
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    Nice job with all the white. I know how tough...

    Nice job with all the white. I know how tough that can be. I also like that you are adding a bit of individuality to the officers it will help the army stand out more but remaining cohesive.
  171. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    I'm guessing its the barnacles on his sword ;P

    I'm guessing its the barnacles on his sword ;P
  172. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    Thank you very much Bailey. I'll have to tweek...

    Thank you very much Bailey. I'll have to tweek the colors to what I have, but having the starting point will be extremely helpful.
  173. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    Both models look great! If you don't mind me...

    Both models look great! If you don't mind me asking what colors did you use for the orc's skin? I have a troll miniature coming in soon and I like the colors you used, so I wouldnt mind a reference...
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    A question, since orks usually dont care so much...

    A question, since orks usually dont care so much about hygiene are you going to add any pelican droppings on the back of the ork as a form of weathering?
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    Nice start! This model looks like it will be a...

    Nice start! This model looks like it will be a pretty interesting one to paint, even though I still go a little cross eyed when I think about scales :P And good to know about the water effects in...
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    Stick tack as a barrier keeping it in the areas...

    Stick tack as a barrier keeping it in the areas you wish? Kind of like sand bags during a flood. I dont have any experience working with it so just a guess.
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    Looks great to me!

    Looks great to me!
  178. Thread: SaintToad's WIP

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    Looking at your posts reminds me of an old movie...

    Looking at your posts reminds me of an old movie set :)
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    That is a good idea. I have only put one coat of...

    That is a good idea. I have only put one coat of the white on the highlight so I can go back and add a couple more layers to brighten it up, and shouldn't be to hard to go back where the crystal and ...
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    Thanks for the kind words everyone! I'm happy...

    Thanks for the kind words everyone! I'm happy with the crystals too as it was my first time painting any.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=72trAAavqP4

    The above link is where I got the idea on...
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    I feel those bright feathers help catch your eye...

    I feel those bright feathers help catch your eye and make the other colors on the model pop even more which over all gives it a even more realistic feel.
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    I was just showing my roommate some of your work...

    I was just showing my roommate some of your work and your improvement over time. Each model you get a bit better, and it even seems like you are changing how you look and plan the models as you work...
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    I like the pose, makes him look like he is...

    I like the pose, makes him look like he is charging into battle as a good Space Marine should, being the spearhead of the battle.
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    Thanks BAM! I'm really enjoying working on this...

    Thanks BAM! I'm really enjoying working on this model. I'm especially liking the large scale of the model compared to the space marines I'm used to painting. Gives me more room to work and practice....
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    I would say you went above and beyond table top...

    I would say you went above and beyond table top quality if I hadn't seen your display quality work ;) I'll definitely have to follow your airbrush batch painting techniques once I get Rising Sun and...
  186. Thread: SkelettetS wip

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    I can't wait to see the model that will be going...

    I can't wait to see the model that will be going with that amazing base.
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    584485844958450 I apologize for the model being...

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    I apologize for the model being in pieces I'm being a bit lazy and didn't want to put in together for these quick photos. So for the crystals I brushed a diluted white over areas of...
  188. Thread: Sproket's WIP

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    Absolutely gorgeous! The texturing and weathering...

    Absolutely gorgeous! The texturing and weathering of the metal is very impressive!
  189. Thread: SaintToad's WIP

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    Its all coming together great.

    Its all coming together great.
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    Great job on the genestealers! Sucks about the...

    Great job on the genestealers! Sucks about the bulbs, I dont see to much difference, but can understand that the great artists of miniature painting tend to be perfectionist and have a great...
  191. Thread: Bailey03's WIP

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    They definitely work well together. I always felt...

    They definitely work well together. I always felt that a pirate crew should be a mix and match of character types, basically the rejects of their societies.
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    Coming along nicely. And gotta say you definitely...

    Coming along nicely. And gotta say you definitely work fast ;)
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    Weekly update on Rocky: 58309583105831158312 So...

    Weekly update on Rocky:
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    So this week I applied the base coats to the black areas on the armor as well as hydra turquoise to begin the crystals. Another shade has been added to...
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    Its arrived!!! Looking good! The all-star team...

    Its arrived!!! Looking good! The all-star team finally has its secret weapon. ;)
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    Great work! These models are going to look great...

    Great work! These models are going to look great during game play. I'm sure the person who commissioned you is thrilled.
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    That looks awesome! I like the look of the face,...

    That looks awesome! I like the look of the face, it reminds me of a Hallow from the Bleach anime.
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    Ok first off and update on the dragon:...

    Ok first off and update on the dragon:
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    A side by side comparison just because. I'm new to basing so this is going to be a learning experience. The parts colored Ash Grey I will attempt...
  198. Thread: SaintToad's WIP

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    It just means he really likes the rooster image...

    It just means he really likes the rooster image on his shield, and after each battle touches it up so it always looks new ;) Great job on the model!
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    I believe your orc has crabs, there is a special...

    I believe your orc has crabs, there is a special cream for that if he consults his physician ;) Interesting combo with the Pelican.
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    Awesome job! I have been anticipating seeing your...

    Awesome job! I have been anticipating seeing your work on the Death Roller. You keep teasing by throwing its name around. ;)
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