Search Results - CoolMiniOrNot Forums

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Thunderhawker

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. In the US: National Talk Like A Pirate Day!

    YAAARRRRRR!!!!
  2. Replies
    83
    Views
    3,445

    Now you guys got me going back and using...

    Now you guys got me going back and using catapults for just about everything. Its ridiculous.


    http://FantasticContraption.com/?designId=1717950

    ANyone get the full version? and is it worth...
  3. Replies
    83
    Views
    3,445

    The two that were kicking my butt are finally...

    The two that were kicking my butt are finally done: \"Unpossible\"

    http://FantasticContraption.com/?designId=1667095

    And \"Tube\"

    http://FantasticContraption.com/?designId=1668529
  4. Replies
    83
    Views
    3,445

    Damn you! - I wanted to go to bed early tonight...

    Damn you! - I wanted to go to bed early tonight...
  5. Replies
    45
    Views
    1,735

    \"nother Lolcat for ya ...

    \"nother Lolcat for ya


    http://icanhascheezburger.files.wordpress.com/2008/09/funny-pictures-cat-is-asking-for-help-so-why-are-you-taking-photos.jpg
  6. Replies
    177
    Views
    6,513

    View Post

  7. Replies
    177
    Views
    6,513

    You could get Kev White (I know he is really busy...

    You could get Kev White (I know he is really busy anyway) to sculpt something.
  8. Replies
    5
    Views
    660

    The concept here is excellent and the use of bits...

    The concept here is excellent and the use of bits is fine, but I think a bit more battle damage to the post fight detritus would serve to clarify the scenario. Also damage to the background would...
  9. Replies
    57
    Views
    1,716

    3700 ish

    3700 ish
  10. Replies
    20
    Views
    991

    Here is Fiyero, AKA, \"Fatty boom batty\",...

    Here is Fiyero, AKA, \"Fatty boom batty\", \"Tubby Tabby\", or \"Lardass\".
    http://dbworld.s3.amazonaws.com/2029520_600.jpg

    And here is Bellatrix (Bella) who is still just a baby, but so attached...
  11. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,102

    I have it running now - the jury is still out.

    I have it running now - the jury is still out.
  12. No one said that wasn\'t the case:D

    No one said that wasn\'t the case:D
  13. I was doing a demo at my LGS and had been...

    I was doing a demo at my LGS and had been painting for about an hour and a kid comes up who had been there, give or take, for the duration - he even asked a couple good questions. I stepped away to...
  14. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,048

    I had a massive signature sub from a mom and pop...

    I had a massive signature sub from a mom and pop pizza place - It was awesome!
  15. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,232

    Well I get to wear shorts, t-shirts, flip flops -...

    Well I get to wear shorts, t-shirts, flip flops - basically whatever I want AND I don\'t have to shave if I don\'t feel like it.
  16. Replies
    12
    Views
    683

    One of my best friends is from there so I...

    One of my best friends is from there so I understand the dialect.
  17. Also when they make those they use a mix of water...

    Also when they make those they use a mix of water and ... wait for it... PVA glue! Yep - the same stuff we use on our bases (some of us anyway). They used to have giant sand sculptures for...
  18. Replies
    12
    Views
    683

    Meh - just going to Philly, so i don\'t need a...

    Meh - just going to Philly, so i don\'t need a translator... just lots of spare change for the panhandlers.
  19. Replies
    12
    Views
    683

    While packing for my trip...

    I discovered a stowaway!!!!

    http://dbworld.s3.amazonaws.com/5705978_600.jpg

    If I could get away with it, I would take her, she is my bud.
  20. Replies
    30
    Views
    1,097

    View Post

  21. Replies
    9
    Views
    653

    I often use a light coat of varnish mid paint...

    I often use a light coat of varnish mid paint just to help ease the wear and tear on the mini during the painting process.
  22. Replies
    86
    Views
    31,379

    Awesome Suki! Ihave been looking forward to the...

    Awesome Suki! Ihave been looking forward to the finished product and you did not disappoint. I have an old generic GI Joe-esque tank that is going to get the Battlewagon treatment soon and this...
  23. Replies
    30
    Views
    1,097

    Bill Cosby had a good point on clean underwear...

    Bill Cosby had a good point on clean underwear and accidents. If you have a serious accident your underwear will not be clean - because first you say it, then you do it.
  24. Yes DR, precisely.:D

    Yes DR, precisely.:D
  25. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,280

    I got a pocket watch for $5, which my wife washed...

    I got a pocket watch for $5, which my wife washed and it doesn\'t work anymore, but I now have parts for basing. So its all good.
  26. Replies
    74
    Views
    6,839

    Here are some (I am doing well so far - not so...

    Here are some (I am doing well so far - not so much as a grin!)
    http://www.dupyup.com/i/photos/29985.gif

    http://www.dupyup.com/i/photos/17389.jpg

    http://www.dupyup.com/i/photos/99239.jpg
    ...
  27. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,388

    For the same reason most female characters in...

    For the same reason most female characters in City of Heroes are played by males. Whose ass would you rather look at for hours on end?
  28. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,668

    Actually the percentages on a flat tax don\'t...

    Actually the percentages on a flat tax don\'t change all that much. This was awhile ago but i thought I read that it went from Upper echelon tax payers going from 97% to 96%. Remember that 15% is...
  29. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,668

    Ah! Here is the trick: Since its a national...

    Ah! Here is the trick: Since its a national system, the tax is included in the sticker price: Thus what you see is exactly what you pay!
  30. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,668

    And all your arguments support my support for the...

    And all your arguments support my support for the fair tax. A tax on only what you consume would not have any effect on your budget and would, in fact reduce public issues with filing tax returns...
  31. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,668

    IMO here is the root of the problem: Those that...

    IMO here is the root of the problem: Those that would do the job well are too smart to actually want it.
  32. I loved the caption its (hence the reason I keep...

    I loved the caption its (hence the reason I keep bringing more back) and also anything that gets one of DR\'s (I think they are DR\'s) motivational posters.
  33. Replies
    11
    Views
    690

    I would also recommend that you maybe take a...

    I would also recommend that you maybe take a class in something artistic but unrelated. A life drawing class or a photography class could do wonders for you.
  34. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,227

    All the corn has finally gotten to him.:o

    All the corn has finally gotten to him.:o
  35. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,668

    The fair tax is, in essence (and fact for that...

    The fair tax is, in essence (and fact for that matter), a natinal sales tax. the number included is 20-23%, but that would be across the board for everyone including the producers. The massive...
  36. Replies
    18
    Views
    2,192

    One word(name): Seal.

    One word(name): Seal.
  37. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,388

    I don\'t know if anyone addressed the whole wind...

    I don\'t know if anyone addressed the whole wind blowing the hood one way and the cloak the other thing, but have you ever stood in a corner on a windy day? The air swirls and turns just like that,...
  38. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,227

    Cool I was going to reccomend another coat and if...

    Cool I was going to reccomend another coat and if that didn\'t work, do a coat or two fo gloss then another coat of dullcote. If that didn\'t work, feel free to cray your little eyes out.
  39. The new background is definitely better but there...

    The new background is definitely better but there is something despite the inent at movement that comes off as a bit too static. This may be due to the poses, but I can\'t be certain. If it hits me...
  40. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,668

    Neither of the twits running should be president....

    Neither of the twits running should be president. We have an inexperience party puppet, and a crotchety, possibly crazy, old man. Being a vet, I have to go with the guy who served, vice the guy who...
  41. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,503

    Actually the armor is made of a very special...

    Actually the armor is made of a very special lightweight and abundant material in the realms of the VC: Guano!
  42. Or at the wrong angle it would look like the...

    Or at the wrong angle it would look like the beastman is very happy to see him.
  43. Replies
    23
    Views
    2,317

    One tiny flaw in your theory/idea - I don\'t know...

    One tiny flaw in your theory/idea - I don\'t know about you, but if that were coming at me, I ain\'t shooting at it with small arms. My butt is running or looking for something bigger.
  44. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,192

    Any artist grade gloss medium should work. I...

    Any artist grade gloss medium should work. I like Liquitex.
  45. Hehehe Loogies!

    Hehehe Loogies!
  46. Replies
    18
    Views
    802

    The first time I saw him I thought: \"Hmm the...

    The first time I saw him I thought: \"Hmm the chili must be particularly potent this evening\"
  47. Replies
    10
    Views
    589

    And I thin layer of GS ontop of the wire braiding...

    And I thin layer of GS ontop of the wire braiding will give a suface on which to sculpt detail.
  48. Replies
    84
    Views
    3,604

    Am I the only one who thinks Shawn Johnson looks...

    Am I the only one who thinks Shawn Johnson looks like a human cartoon?
  49. Replies
    63
    Views
    2,656

    Imagine jumping in the pool or into sal water...

    Imagine jumping in the pool or into sal water when that thing wasn\'t totally healed.
  50. Replies
    52
    Views
    1,800

    Hmmmm... Braveheart Moulin Rouge The first...

    Hmmmm...
    Braveheart
    Moulin Rouge
    The first three Indiana Jones movies
    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
    Hero (The Jet Li one)
    Groundhog Day
    The Fifth Element
    Night Watch
    Day Watch
  51. Replies
    63
    Views
    2,656

    Its about on par with those - no winkies though.

    Its about on par with those - no winkies though.
  52. Replies
    63
    Views
    2,656

    I warned you.

    I warned you.
  53. Replies
    63
    Views
    2,656

    Oh my GOD!!!

    What some people do to their bodies (warning: graphic)
  54. Replies
    6
    Views
    832

    Oh very well done!

    Oh very well done!
  55. Maybe thin the ink to the consistency you want...

    Maybe thin the ink to the consistency you want before adding it to the gel?
  56. Replies
    84
    Views
    3,604

    You can see it with sounds at nbcolympics.com. ...

    You can see it with sounds at nbcolympics.com. While he had a legitimate gripe, you don\'t ever hit/kick an official. He deserves what he got.
  57. Replies
    12
    Views
    886

    So you think you\'re tough?

    Read this then re-evaluate yourself...
  58. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,056

    I expect more from you is all. :P

    I expect more from you is all. :P
  59. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,439

    Actually I rather thought the gobbo getting shot...

    Actually I rather thought the gobbo getting shot in the neck towards the end was hilarious. And the dark elf did have me thinking naughty CGI thoughts.
  60. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,056

    Boooooooooo...

    Boooooooooo...
  61. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,056

    Now who among us can qualify for the credit card...

    Now who among us can qualify for the credit card with the $700K limit.
  62. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,802

    Actually his suit looks more grey-green to me.

    Actually his suit looks more grey-green to me.
  63. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,003

    I don\'t see it, but I stll love it! What I...

    I don\'t see it, but I stll love it! What I really envy is how consistent and fast you and your wife are. Love this stuff. Do NOT stop painting ever or I may go into withdrawal.
  64. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,964

    Cool - nice to see all these guys together...

    Cool - nice to see all these guys together finally. Love them, as they are very inpirational to my up and coming chaos army, The Oxidatus.
  65. Replies
    13
    Views
    819

    Yup - I still hate you. Keep\'em coming!lol

    Yup - I still hate you. Keep\'em coming!lol
  66. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,158

    Of course you agree on more issues, as he...

    Of course you agree on more issues, as he actually has a position on many and is not this agent of mysterious unquanitifed \"change\".
  67. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,158

    Sadly, this election much like the last one is...

    Sadly, this election much like the last one is comprised of two men neither of whom are qualified to be president. One who is a crotchety old man and the other is an inexperienced mouthpiece for...
  68. Replies
    8
    Views
    447

    Not sure if they have a size limit but...

    Not sure if they have a size limit but deviantart.com is a good place.
  69. Replies
    925
    Views
    19,977

    Well, liz that would depend on who you were...

    Well, liz that would depend on who you were trying get a raise from...
  70. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,155

    In a shocking turn of events, Boromir was...

    In a shocking turn of events, Boromir was ultimately disqualified from the dwarf toss when it was found that his instrument was, in fact, a hobbit on steroids.
  71. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,155

    Its back: CAPTION IT!

    http://www.engrish.com/image/engrish/sports-hobbits.jpg

    Tolkien\'s little known sports editorials come back to haunt his family.
  72. Replies
    5
    Views
    681

    Strange yet awesome doohickey!

    Wooden Mirror
  73. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,429

    Still a touch too large. Magic Marker tube...

    Still a touch too large. Magic Marker tube maybe...
  74. Replies
    9
    Views
    873

    This is a WIP of a now-finished project of mine...

    This is a WIP of a now-finished project of mine that I think may be a fair guide for you. Don\'t limit your reference to other sculpts though. Look for artist anatomy drawings and photos of those...
  75. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,429

    A pill bottle would be WAY too big for teh KKs. ...

    A pill bottle would be WAY too big for teh KKs. They are piloted by grots so they only need be large enough to hold them.
    ...
  76. Replies
    84
    Views
    3,604

    Few thoughts on this: Phelps deserves the press,...

    Few thoughts on this:
    Phelps deserves the press, he has earned it. Anyone who has won more gold than any other person EVER, and has broken the current record (world or olympic) in the event every...
  77. Replies
    57
    Views
    2,203

    While I do have issues with teachers having guns,...

    While I do have issues with teachers having guns, I do not have issues with SOMEONE having access to a gun in the school (A senior administrator, security guard) as long as A) they are trained in its...
  78. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,688

    Got to go with the crowd on this one, though I...

    Got to go with the crowd on this one, though I tend to think it may be the photo as much as the paint, as even the green on the base comes off as a little warmer than normal. perhaps you should play...
  79. Replies
    15
    Views
    624

    Welcome Back, Donna!!!

    Welcome Back, Donna!!!
  80. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,004

    Very sharp there. Maybe you could push the reds...

    Very sharp there. Maybe you could push the reds a touch more if you are so inclined as far as the shadows go. Mabe add a drop of green to your darkest red? Just thinking out loud... sorta.
  81. My mother died of lung cancer, so there\'s my...

    My mother died of lung cancer, so there\'s my vote.
  82. Replies
    294
    Views
    43,801

    Loving the wraith and the kits are looking good.

    Loving the wraith and the kits are looking good.
  83. Replies
    4
    Views
    659

    I fixed the airbrush and painted him grey for...

    I fixed the airbrush and painted him grey for uniformity purposes. There are a couple of rough spots that can be fixed with superglue (thanks for that tip in the handy tips thread). Looking at it...
  84. With actual water?

    With actual water?
  85. What is your one project you\'ve never undertaken?

    I personally have had this idea for an Adeptus Arbites army for 40k, but its would be such a huge undertaking of conversion and sheer number of models, I have not had the werewithal to even consider...
  86. Replies
    27
    Views
    1,034

    Well that makes sense, as propane supposedly...

    Well that makes sense, as propane supposedly burns fairly clean. Glad you are okay there BSP.
  87. Replies
    16
    Views
    821

    More like Madagascar meet Moulin Rouge!

    More like Madagascar meet Moulin Rouge!
  88. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,004

    While everyone has their preference, I would...

    While everyone has their preference, I would suggest you finish her flesh before moving to any other part. Its the lowest level and the most likely to cause \"accident\" when you paint it. Thus, if...
  89. Replies
    4
    Views
    659

    Oh, and a few particulars: The armature under...

    Oh, and a few particulars:
    The armature under the sculpt is heavy guage floral wire.
    The base putty for the sculpt is Apoxie Sculpt (Green).
    The larger, darker green areas are standard GF9...
  90. Replies
    4
    Views
    659

    Input requested: First Sculpt

    So, in the past I have used various putties to fill gaps, make conversions, even replace a limb or part of a face. But until recently I have never actually sculpted from scratch a full mini.
    ...
  91. Replies
    12
    Views
    154

    Article: Speed Painted Orks

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?1725-speed-painted-orks&
  92. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,379

    Hmmm... now that I am doing some sculpting, I am...

    Hmmm... now that I am doing some sculpting, I am off to walgreens to check out this Mighty Putty you speak of, Uber.

    Re: Apoxie sculpt does cure quite hard, but Apoxie Clay may suit your needs...
  93. Thread: Orc.

    by Thunderhawker
    Replies
    9
    Views
    1,077

    Looks more like graveyard earth to me.

    Looks more like graveyard earth to me.
  94. Replies
    17
    Views
    743

    As for giving minis to non-painters (thats an...

    As for giving minis to non-painters (thats an assumption on my part), they are almost always floored. Great job!
  95. Replies
    4
    Views
    786

    And maybe some impacts and scratches as well?

    And maybe some impacts and scratches as well?
  96. Replies
    4
    Views
    813

    Heh - I like it. Also if you like orange, look...

    Heh - I like it.

    Also if you like orange, look in my gallery:P
  97. Replies
    81
    Views
    10,512

    At first I didn\'t care for your rough around the...

    At first I didn\'t care for your rough around the edges style, but its has really REALLY grown on me. It marks them as yours and they are really distictive. Love\'em.
  98. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,004

    Keep rolling! This has the potential to be...

    Keep rolling! This has the potential to be fantastic!
  99. I would like to see a face-on of the chappy.

    I would like to see a face-on of the chappy.
  100. Replies
    10
    Views
    735

    Okay let’s see: Your technique is not bad at...

    Okay let’s see: Your technique is not bad at all. Smooth.

    For the flesh coat, I would have used more varying shades of flesh to indicate that they are not from the same person. A similar...
  101. One thing I have to ask: What on earth did you...

    One thing I have to ask: What on earth did you break to get all those parts for the bases?
  102. Replies
    6
    Views
    755

    Second that. Variety is the splice of life and...

    Second that. Variety is the splice of life and all that...
  103. Replies
    7
    Views
    678

    would love to, save I do not have the mini...

    would love to, save I do not have the mini anymore.
  104. Replies
    7
    Views
    678

    Oh with the new 5th ed. rules and \"true line of...

    Oh with the new 5th ed. rules and \"true line of sight\" I did a fancy freehand diamond, his army\'s symbol.
  105. Replies
    15
    Views
    656

    Greets from a fellow two-time Iraq vet, now...

    Greets from a fellow two-time Iraq vet, now enjoying the comforts of Ft Livingroom. Welcome to the forums.:flip:
  106. Replies
    7
    Views
    565

    How do you mean?

    How do you mean?
  107. Having no experience with them, I cannot argue...

    Having no experience with them, I cannot argue with you. I can only offer my experience with what I have. (I did order a catalog though).

    Further, where possible try and buy the brushes in...
  108. Well I think if you want to improve you have come...

    Well I think if you want to improve you have come to the right place. Take what feedback you get and experiment to find what works for you. Some of the best advice I got was many years ago from my...
  109. Replies
    7
    Views
    565

    Goes to the right one on my screen...hrm...

    Goes to the right one on my screen...hrm...
  110. Replies
    7
    Views
    678

    Der Commissar\'s in town

    Another TT entry, but this time with a better image. I don\'t know what I was thinking when I used the red Background on the original entry. I think it cost this fellow possibly placing in SciFi....
  111. Replies
    7
    Views
    565

    Thanks A.W. Your joust was awesome as well. I...

    Thanks A.W. Your joust was awesome as well. I am a little disappointed with the Barbarian not placing but the Fantasy Cat was the hardest level of competition methinks. I suppose I will have to...
  112. Replies
    7
    Views
    565

    Total Testosterone Entries.

    Well I only placed in one cat (Deadly Duel) but the competition was stiff. Here are my entries with votey links (I have a fourth entry but have to get a better image).
    ...
  113. Replies
    11
    Views
    772

    I would lighten the scars just a touch to make...

    I would lighten the scars just a touch to make them show a touch more, but htat said, its still awesome.
  114. This was given just down the road from me.

    This was given just down the road from me.
  115. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,075

    Most unique use of the Termi Chappy EVER.

    Most unique use of the Termi Chappy EVER.
  116. Still a bunch up on eBay, both painted and NIB

    Just click here

    This is for sale with about 14 hours left:

    http://thunderhawkerminis.com/images/CMON/AlastrielCMONredux.jpg

    As well as this:
    ...
  117. Replies
    8
    Views
    839

    I\'m not sure i like the colored marble. Well,...

    I\'m not sure i like the colored marble. Well, thats not true its fantastic, but I think it tends to make an otherwise stellar mini a bit more busy than needs be. A+ anyway!:D
  118. Thread: Foliage?

    by Thunderhawker
    Replies
    11
    Views
    795

    Looks like brass etched foliage to me. The...

    Looks like brass etched foliage to me. The larger fronds anyway.
    Hasslefree has a bunch of etched brass stuff here
  119. Replies
    8
    Views
    631

    Thanks everyone! I appreciate all teh good...

    Thanks everyone! I appreciate all teh good advice and will try and implement it.
  120. Replies
    8
    Views
    631

    Commissions advice?

    Right so I am now taking commissions through my site, and I was wondering what those of you who have been doing commissions for awhile would give as advice to someone just starting out.
    I have...
  121. Replies
    67
    Views
    2,825

    IMHO, anyone who thinks human beings pose a...

    IMHO, anyone who thinks human beings pose a genuine threat to this planet and its inner workings is either deeply deluded or gullible beyond repair.:mad:
  122. Replies
    16
    Views
    629

    Get better quick Mrs H!

    Get better quick Mrs H!
  123. Replies
    0
    Views
    276

    Last Chance!

    Less than four hours to go with this one!
  124. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,365

    Bah - just print it on your computer then paste...

    Bah - just print it on your computer then paste it on.
  125. Even more for sale: Entire Eldar Army - New ...

    Even more for sale: Entire Eldar Army - New Still in the shrink wrap for VERY reasonable prices, some SM stuff and daemonhunters.

    Look Here
  126. The champion still has no bids with alow reserve....

    The champion still has no bids with alow reserve. Bidding starts at $1.
  127. It reminds me of the old arcade game, Joust.

    It reminds me of the old arcade game, Joust.
  128. Lots More For Sale on eBay (26 items!)

    Alastriel, Elf Mage

    And a Champion of Nurgle which is sporting a very low reserve.
  129. Replies
    2
    Views
    551

    Insomniac Painting

    Right. So I was battling insomnia last night whilst simultaneously waiting for a display base to cure. This mini has been sitting on my desk for 4 or 5 months, primed and based. Never touched him. So...
  130. *THUD* /picks jaw up off the floor *THUD*

    *THUD*

    /picks jaw up off the floor


    *THUD*
  131. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,176

    I use sanguine base from P3 as a base for my...

    I use sanguine base from P3 as a base for my reds. Lately I have been adding P3 Coal Black (which is kind of a dark blue/green) as the shade and highlighting all the way up to Reaper master series...
  132. Replies
    3
    Views
    622

    Okies, here is my attempt not to kill ya: - NMM...

    Okies, here is my attempt not to kill ya:
    - NMM is a solid start, but you want to push the darks and lights a bit more. Darker darks, lighter lights. This is also true for the mini\'s body as...
  133. Replies
    5
    Views
    667

    With a little toying with the F-stop setting I...

    With a little toying with the F-stop setting I think I have the depth of field issue licked. Hopefully new photos tomorrow.
  134. Yep - I still hate ya. Fan-bloody-tastic as...

    Yep - I still hate ya. Fan-bloody-tastic as always:P
  135. Replies
    5
    Views
    667

    Yeah, amen to the depth of field. I am working...

    Yeah, amen to the depth of field. I am working on it.

    Re: the blue nails - They started as red, and I really didn\'t like them, they sort of dissappeared into the cloak so I stuck with the...
  136. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,032

    At the risk of saying something totally...

    At the risk of saying something totally unoriginal, to get better blends, you may wish to thin your paints more, gradually adding layers and then more of the \"destination\" color to your thinned...
  137. Replies
    5
    Views
    667

    Alastriel Redux

    Lets try this again, shall we?
    I loathed the last photos I took, so I redid them, and I am much happier.



    http://thunderhawkerminis.com/images/CMON/AlastrielCMONredux.jpg

    She was a treat to...
  138. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,943

    Also you may want to try putting the color on the...

    Also you may want to try putting the color on the inside of the glass, the way real mirrors are made. Just a thought.
  139. Thread: BILL!!!!

    by Thunderhawker
    Replies
    24
    Views
    936

    That thing has a sword for a stinger! Wonder if...

    That thing has a sword for a stinger! Wonder if its a power sword or a chainsword... the chainsword thought gives me the willies.:wow:
  140. Okay, Relisted: Dwarf Lord with Great Weapon

    This time with a larger photo and better description. Also with a lower starting price and lower reserve.
  141. Donna, don\'t be harassing the male orderlies and...

    Donna, don\'t be harassing the male orderlies and nurses. At least, don\'t do and then not tell us about it.

    All the best from my family. We hope you get well soon.
  142. Replies
    23
    Views
    780

    Head down, eyes up and count the money when you...

    Head down, eyes up and count the money when you get home. Good luck and stay safe.
  143. Replies
    9
    Views
    728

    Meh vike, just get the new citadel washes.

    Meh vike, just get the new citadel washes.
  144. Replies
    16
    Views
    940

    Search for GIMPshop. Makes it more like PS and a...

    Search for GIMPshop. Makes it more like PS and a bit easier to use. When in doubt, right click on the picture for all your options.
  145. Replies
    16
    Views
    940

    One thing that may help with your photography is...

    One thing that may help with your photography is using a program which will allow you to adjust the levels of the photo. i threw one of yours in GIMP and here is the result:
    ...
  146. Replies
    6
    Views
    845

    Meh - Its a title, paint them how you like.

    Meh - Its a title, paint them how you like.
  147. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,035

    With the advanced tutorials, they are really what...

    With the advanced tutorials, they are really what they say they are, per se. The black one really isn\'t black, the white isn\'t really white, and the other two are basics. However, don\'t let this...
  148. One further problem for tabletoppers: for 40k...

    One further problem for tabletoppers: for 40k players the built up base may be history with the advent of \"true line of sight\".
  149. Replies
    63
    Views
    2,467

    Mirror Mask \"I\'m getting too old for this...

    Mirror Mask

    \"I\'m getting too old for this $#!T.\"
  150. Replies
    7
    Views
    782

    How I hate you:cool:

    How I hate you:cool:
  151. Replies
    17
    Views
    964

    This thread is not at all what I thought it was...

    This thread is not at all what I thought it was about. Teach me to just read the title.
  152. Replies
    50
    Views
    5,545

    When mixing paints, try and keep it to only two...

    When mixing paints, try and keep it to only two colors (shading with black or tinting with white not withstanding). This will keep the color easier to match in the future. Also if you are doing an...
  153. Replies
    1
    Views
    414

    Dude - I so hate you right now - I need to go to...

    Dude - I so hate you right now - I need to go to bed....:mad:
  154. My first - Apr 07...

    My first - Apr 07
    http://www.coolminiornot.com/pics/pics11/img4633adc823f90.jpg

    My most recent - May 08:
    http://www.coolminiornot.com/pics/pics12/img4823416922ad8.jpg
  155. Replies
    41
    Views
    1,736

    Yeesh - can we wait until Iron Painter is done?

    Yeesh - can we wait until Iron Painter is done?
  156. Replies
    46
    Views
    4,324

    Don\'t let atacam dissuade you. He has had a bad...

    Don\'t let atacam dissuade you. He has had a bad experience and doesn not wish to do business with them anymore (and given the situation, who can blame him?) But you may wish to decide for...
  157. Replies
    61
    Views
    2,496

    And of course, everyone now knows how to survive...

    And of course, everyone now knows how to survive an atomic explosion.
  158. Replies
    81
    Views
    4,284

    CHEERS TO THAT!!!:drunk:

    CHEERS TO THAT!!!:drunk:
  159. Replies
    13
    Views
    761

    I can has ebay account?

    You can always take cash and get a prepaid debit card with a Visa/MC Logo.
  160. Replies
    4
    Views
    733

    Very very clean - i love it.

    Very very clean - i love it.
  161. Replies
    1
    Views
    480

    Yes, they do.

    Yes, they do.
  162. Replies
    3
    Views
    626

    Which shade? I stopped counting after about 30 :P

    Which shade? I stopped counting after about 30 :P
  163. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,959

    It does work with Vista, as I have them both on...

    It does work with Vista, as I have them both on my Desktop which is XP and my notebook which is Vista. I do recommend the VLC player as its a bit smoother playback than quicktime.
  164. Replies
    49
    Views
    2,593

    Ad some skellies that simply don\'t believe in...

    Ad some skellies that simply don\'t believe in the necro that raised them.
  165. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,129

    And the juggy can have chain-horns.

    And the juggy can have chain-horns.
  166. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,104

    Quality of brush and quality of water are both...

    Quality of brush and quality of water are both factors that didn\'t even come to my mind until I tried other things. I went from synthetic brushes to Kolinsky Sable, and from tap water to either...
  167. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,200

    4 or 5:1 is usually enough, though you will...

    4 or 5:1 is usually enough, though you will develop your own personal preference over time. This however will vary wildly from paint to paint. Foundation paints for instance, will require much more...
  168. Thread: Ethics

    by Thunderhawker
    Replies
    44
    Views
    2,272

    Ah but remember, the Hobbit is coming!

    Ah but remember, the Hobbit is coming!
  169. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,200

    A little bit of an extreme comparison, but...

    A little bit of an extreme comparison, but essentially correct. Your paint should dry in just a few seconds after being applied, and you can further speed this by gently blowing on the painted area....
  170. Thread: Ethics

    by Thunderhawker
    Replies
    44
    Views
    2,272

    Bring back bitz by the gram! In other news, I...

    Bring back bitz by the gram!

    In other news, I agree that casting for personal use is fine as long as it meets criteria:
    1 - Its not a whole model
    2 - Its solely to fill gaps or needs in an army,...
  171. Replies
    61
    Views
    2,496

    Indiana Jones

    Well, let me start by saying I enjoyed it. I felt it didnt have the scope of the first three, in all likelyhood because we start out in the US. The characters don\'t really develop much, but you...
  172. Replies
    43
    Views
    1,522

    Red Robin uses giant steak fries. And if you are...

    Red Robin uses giant steak fries. And if you are garlic minded, the garlic fries may also contain heroin, they are so addictive.
  173. Replies
    43
    Views
    1,522

    Red Robin.

    Red Robin.
  174. Oh dear. Just, um, yeah... I am certain the...

    Oh dear. Just, um, yeah... I am certain the sculpts will be up to your usual exmplary standards, but, uh, do carry on.
  175. Replies
    12
    Views
    862

    I want to echo what the others have said. ...

    I want to echo what the others have said. Further, I want to say that a large relatively flat-ish area like that cloak is practically screaming for some freehand work.
  176. Replies
    3
    Views
    753

    Great paint on just horrible sculpts. (I cannot...

    Great paint on just horrible sculpts. (I cannot stand the DE sculpts, FB or 40k, though I must admit these are not as bad as most)
  177. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,953

    Try mixing a near-complimetnary color with the...

    Try mixing a near-complimetnary color with the base color (in this case pink) and using that as a shade. Maske sure you keep it thin so it doesnt overpower the pink.
  178. Wow! Thanks folks! I really appreciate the kind...

    Wow! Thanks folks! I really appreciate the kind words. Now imagine how it would have looked if I\'d had time to dedicate to it!

    @Uber: Thats the next goal.

    Thanks again folks, this has...
  179. Replies
    18
    Views
    6,461

    GOtta go with DaN on this one. the new GW pin...

    GOtta go with DaN on this one. the new GW pin vise is fantastic. Its super comfortable. Couple that with the fact that it comes with several of the right size bit, its the best out there ATM.
  180. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,701

    Enter Grain of Salt moment: When Obi Wan was...

    Enter Grain of Salt moment: When Obi Wan was made a Jedi Knight, he took Anakin as his padawan, thus...


    EDIT: Also let me add the words \"More product licensing\" - Can you imagine making a...
  181. Replies
    9
    Views
    714

    There is nothing wrong with drybrushing if used...

    There is nothing wrong with drybrushing if used correctly. I drybrush my Orange Krush Orks, but I do it a bit differently: After a base coat of the shadow color, I drybrush the middle/base color...
  182. Replies
    9
    Views
    714

    View Post

  183. Replies
    1,207
    Views
    24,892

    Hmmm - been quiet in here too long - A round for...

    Hmmm - been quiet in here too long - A round for everyone on squig hunter! Place your orders! Bubba, I will take a Yeungling... pitcher.
  184. Replies
    9
    Views
    714

    You have some skill here, it just needs some...

    You have some skill here, it just needs some refinement. Your basics are there.

    Here is the list as I see it (so take that for what its worth):
    -In lieu of the heavier layers of paint, try...
  185. This is great stuff Uber. My only bit I would...

    This is great stuff Uber. My only bit I would add would maybe be a layer of \'ardcoat on Gobbla\'s tongue to make it all slimy-like.
  186. Replies
    10
    Views
    775

    @Necro: read the description:beer:

    @Necro: read the description:beer:
  187. Replies
    36
    Views
    1,456

    Bully for you guys!!

    Bully for you guys!!
  188. Replies
    10
    Views
    775

    @uber - I dunno. there is alot of good stuff in...

    @uber - I dunno. there is alot of good stuff in TL7D right now, and this one\'s grasp on 9.0 is tenuous at best (was as low as 8.7 yesterday, but as high as 9.1 as well) I am very curious to see...
  189. Replies
    10
    Views
    775

    Once again, praise from the sensei of OSL. Take...

    Once again, praise from the sensei of OSL. Take some credit for this one Shawn, your work and articles are partially to blame:P
  190. Replies
    23
    Views
    2,517

    Apparently its chilly where you sculpt:D

    Apparently its chilly where you sculpt:D
  191. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,169

    \"What brand of metallic paint is that?\" ...

    \"What brand of metallic paint is that?\"





    asks the paint whore...
  192. There is no option for \"both\" because you need...

    There is no option for \"both\" because you need to be decisive. This is a ciritical culinary decision. Once you make it, you must abide by it!!!!
  193. Replies
    10
    Views
    775

    Iron Painter Round 2

    Light my fire!
    Votey Linky

    I was originally planning on having two minis in this one, but time ran out on me as I am leaving town and had to finish it. I am very pleased with the result.
    ...
  194. Is olive oil for cooking or a condiment?

    Straightforward enough. Is olive oil for cooking or a condiment? State your reasons for your answer.
  195. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,377

    I motion that this thread be cake-jacked!

    I motion that this thread be cake-jacked!
  196. F-18 wasn\'t it?

    F-18 wasn\'t it?
  197. Just like here. Anything newsworthy happens and...

    Just like here. Anything newsworthy happens and the reporters go out of their way to findest to dumbest most backward representative of whatever community or group was involved. The reporter...
  198. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,706

    To think we were alone in the universe would be...

    To think we were alone in the universe would be \"arrogant presumption\" (thank you Captain Kirk).
  199. Replies
    48
    Views
    2,045

    Scientifically speaking glass is classified as a...

    Scientifically speaking glass is classified as a vitreous solid.
  200. Replies
    12
    Views
    959

    One thing that will help you straight away is...

    One thing that will help you straight away is this: photograph it on a black background. It will get rid of all that \"noise\" from all the light around it and give you a better feel for the...
Results 1 to 200 of 500
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

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


Copyright © 2001-2018 CMON Inc.

-->