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  1. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    10, Zab: hello! I'm not bad thanks. Haven't...

    10, Zab: hello! I'm not bad thanks. Haven't sculpted in a long time and have been trying to tie up some creative (and personal) loose ends before proceeding. The bust is still unfinished, but I...
  2. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    It has been sometime since I have logged on. Ten:...

    It has been sometime since I have logged on. Ten: you are still the man when it comes to NMM. That Orky diorama is superb too, great colours.
  3. Thread: Clown Bust

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    Thanks guys! SkelettetS...

    Thanks guys! SkelettetS: I've heard that one a few times now so it must be true!!!
  4. Thread: Clown Bust

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    Thanks MrJim! I really need to get back to work...

    Thanks MrJim! I really need to get back to work on this. I've been taking something of a break since the Salute convention in April. Having said that I've done a couple of illustrations and started a...
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    Well, I finally got around to painting these...

    Well, I finally got around to painting these guys:

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/Mad%20Clown%20Miniatures%20-%20Painted%20Zombie%20Clowns%20-%2023-Apr-2015_zpsjt2w4vqx.jpg
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  6. Thread: Salute 2015

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    I shall be there, at the British Indie stand,...

    I shall be there, at the British Indie stand, TA04. Looking forward to meeting you all again!
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    The art cards turned out really well, especially...

    The art cards turned out really well, especially the zombie one. There are only 50 of each and are available to those buying casts :-)
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    I now have three limited edition art cards...

    I now have three limited edition art cards available! Only 50 of each will be printed, ever.
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    I will be taking my range of creepy clowns to the...

    I will be taking my range of creepy clowns to the Salute convention at London docklands next weekend (Saturday 25th April, 2015). There will also be the chance to get your hands on some very limited...
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    I desperately need to get my painting chops up to...

    I desperately need to get my painting chops up to speed in time for Kingdom Death. I've been trying to paint some of my own stuff this last week with shocking results!
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    I may join in once Salute is out of the way. I...

    I may join in once Salute is out of the way. I have a few Infamy Kickstarter miniatures which are crying out for a lick of paint!
  12. Thread: Clown Bust

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    Apologies for the lack of updates on this one....

    Apologies for the lack of updates on this one. Preparation for Aprils Salute convention has been very demanding of my time! I've recently started a video blog and the latest installment touches...
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    Thanks DH! I always find it satisfying to see...

    Thanks DH! I always find it satisfying to see casts of my sculpts. There's nothing like resin but I was indeed rather happy with my first metal casts.

    I've uploaded a video to Youtube which also...
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    Your wish is my command! Here is my slime and...

    Your wish is my command!

    Here is my slime and blood mix after two coats of paint mix. The third coat will use a little Tamiya clear Smoke to dull things down a tad.
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    Thanks guys. Found some useful info' online too....

    Thanks guys. Found some useful info' online too. Paints used should be 100% acrylic as vinyl additives can react adversely with the water compound.
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    Another scenic item I am considering is a coconut...

    Another scenic item I am considering is a coconut shy, featuring shrunken heads filled with brain soup! Most of my plans feature water, blood and slime effects. As such, tonight was spent practicing...
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    Thanks Ten! I am making the bucket from...

    Thanks Ten! I am making the bucket from plasticard but intend to use plenty of green stuff to seal it nice and tight.



    Would you pour the resin and then add a dab of pigment (and stir) in situ?...
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    Water effects - advice please!

    Hi guys, I am soon to delve into the tricksy world of water effects and was hoping some of you might offer me advice? I hear this technique can be a tad temperamental! I will specifically be using...
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    Another year and preparation for another Salute...

    Another year and preparation for another Salute means another diorama! Well, i say diorama, but I'm not yet decided whether I'll be creating another full scene or just a few fun scenic items.

    The...
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    Excellent work! Thanks for the slime...

    Excellent work!

    Thanks for the slime tutorial. I have bought all of the necessary gear and look forward to having a go very soon!
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    For anybody interested, I now have metal casts...

    For anybody interested, I now have metal casts available! These mini's are priced at £3.50 each or just £7 for the set of 3. I currently have 15 sets remaining. If you would like any more info' or to...
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    As of today I have a new release, this time in...

    As of today I have a new release, this time in metal. Introducing my first zombie clowns!
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    In my opinion people can buy whatever miniatures...

    In my opinion people can buy whatever miniatures they choose: pinups or generic 10 a penny goblins a like! In the privacy of their own home people can paint whatever models inspire them, although...
  24. Thread: Clown Bust

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    Progress! Plenty of corrections to make, details...

    Progress! Plenty of corrections to make, details to build on etc... At some stage I will remove the head again as I want to change the angle of the neck.

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  25. Thread: Clown Bust

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    Thanks guys! I'll hopefully have some sculpting...

    Thanks guys! I'll hopefully have some sculpting progress to share next week or so. Last night was my first session in over 5 weeks, so just getting back into the swing of things. I wish I had...
  26. Thread: Clown Bust

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    I've been working on a piece of concept art. This...

    I've been working on a piece of concept art. This will be included as a limited edition art card and should also help me to visualise the remaining steps of the sculpture. I hope you like it!
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    Beautiful work!

    Beautiful work!
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    Great work on Alucard MZM. I have one myself and...

    Great work on Alucard MZM. I have one myself and am now really tempted to paint him too! I think he's a really underrated Infamy sculpt. The green skin looks pretty amazing too!
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    Sounds cool but I can't see the attachment? Will...

    Sounds cool but I can't see the attachment? Will you be sculpting this yourself too?
  30. Thread: Clown Bust

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    Thanks guys :-) The nose is currently just...

    Thanks guys :-)

    The nose is currently just the underpinning and is not finished. I'm undecided as to whether it will be a clown nose or a crooked Mr Punch nose. Once the clown collar and jesters...
  31. Thread: Clown Bust

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    My clowns are always friendly! :-D The jesters...

    My clowns are always friendly! :-D

    The jesters hat is looking rather like Satan's horns!

    The underpinning is currently segmented to allow further shaping of the armature when the putty cures....
  32. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Great work Lee. Always fascinating to drop by and...

    Great work Lee. Always fascinating to drop by and see you getting better and better with every new project. Nice!
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    Good luck with your casting Rothskin! I have some...

    Good luck with your casting Rothskin! I have some friends who have bought resin casting kits and got good results. Some of these kits include the resin and silicone as well as syringes etc.
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    Thanks Rothskin! The zombie clowns are cast in...

    Thanks Rothskin!

    The zombie clowns are cast in white metal whereas the original clowns were resin. I don't do any casting myself so don't know the finer details!
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    Today I received samples of the first metal...

    Today I received samples of the first metal casts. I think they turned out pretty well :-D
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  36. Thread: Clown Bust

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    Progress so far... ...

    Progress so far...

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-Bust1-11-Dec-2014_zps3dc2f0cd.jpg
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    Ah Zab, I do believe that you have just jinxed...

    Ah Zab, I do believe that you have just jinxed yourself! See my brand new WIP thread below :messed:

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php?58901-Clown-Bust&p=756755#post756755
  38. Thread: Clown Bust

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    Clown Bust

    Decided to sculpt a bust. Hoping that the larger scale will help me develop my skills.

    Quick concept sketch:
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    Having assembled my first Kingdom Death miniature...

    Having assembled my first Kingdom Death miniature I can safely confirm that my sculpt is woefully out of proportion!
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    ...and, done! Three zombie clowns, complete and...

    ...and, done! Three zombie clowns, complete and ready for casting:

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-ZombieClowns2014-front_zpsf69fa701.jpg

    I'm quite pleased...
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    Here's the lastest progress. The end can't be far...

    Here's the lastest progress. The end can't be far away now!

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-ZombieClowns-008EvilClown23-Oct-2014_zps8b49fc79.jpg
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    This thread is great fun! Nice work so far guys.

    This thread is great fun! Nice work so far guys.
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    You'd be surprised! I have been struggling along...

    You'd be surprised! I have been struggling along with water for too long. Using Vaseline makes a huge difference! If you are careful and use it very sparingly you can work with small pieces and very...
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    Thanks! The secret to smooth and shiny sculpting...

    Thanks! The secret to smooth and shiny sculpting is to use Vaseline! I apply a small blob to the back of my left hand. When I'm ready to sculpt I roll the tip of the sculpting tool in the Vaseline...
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    Latest progress. Amongst other things the Sad...

    Latest progress. Amongst other things the Sad Clowns face has been completely re-sculpted.
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    Progress is slow, but I am nearly there! These...

    Progress is slow, but I am nearly there! These sculpts are starting to drag on a little. I'm now keen to get these finished so I can start something new!
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    Progress so far. I've been making a turn to Green...

    Progress so far. I've been making a turn to Green Stuff: as much as I love the crisper detail I can achieve with the Procreate it's just not sticky enough.
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  48. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    You may well be a crazy man but I love your...

    You may well be a crazy man but I love your dedication! A fantastic PJ too and the new banner looks grand :-)
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    Thanks! Glad you like the progress so far. ...

    Thanks! Glad you like the progress so far.

    The Salute show in April was great, thanks! Very tiring but enjoyable all the same. Was great hanging out with the British Indie team and fellow...
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    Progress on my trio of Zombie Clowns. The end of...

    Progress on my trio of Zombie Clowns. The end of #1 is in clear sight.

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-ZombieClowns-004EvilClown15-Sep-2014_zps1b63b4b2.jpg
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    As you can see, my first zombie clown is now...

    As you can see, my first zombie clown is now posed and has his baseball bat weapon in place:
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    Thanks Milosh! Sorry there hasn't been any...

    Thanks Milosh! Sorry there hasn't been any progress to report on this little guy. I'm currently working on some zombie clowns* and once they're done I'll return to this sculpt.
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    Here is the progress on zombie #1, based upon my...

    Here is the progress on zombie #1, based upon my first ever Mad Clown sculpt, "Evil Clown". This baseball bat wielding clown was originally sculpted for a minisculpture.co.uk sculptalong along the...
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    Zombie Clowns!

    I am sculpting some zombie clowns for metal casting. They will be based on my first Mad Clown sculpts, Evil Clown, Sad Clown and Pie Clown. Here are the basic armatures:
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    Some progress for you. He'll be wielding a sword...

    Some progress for you. He'll be wielding a sword in his right hand.

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-Goblin2-29-Aug-2014-resized_zps3ba7cc2b.jpg
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  56. Expect a PM in a moment!

    Expect a PM in a moment!
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    Cheers Cass! My resin casting is done by Brian...

    Cheers Cass! My resin casting is done by Brian Fawcett (Infamy and former Kingdom Death to name just 2). I also have RPE lined up to do some metal casting for me.

    The resin casting costs are...
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    I may try a variety of weapon options, to see...

    I may try a variety of weapon options, to see which comes out the best and which matches up best with the rest of the model. I see him as a primal jungle / wild gobliny orky thingy, so will see what...
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    Great base!

    Great base!
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    Cheers guys! As it stands I would build on his...

    Cheers guys! As it stands I would build on his belly, bulk out his biceps and make his knees a touch more pronounced. The body is still a very basic framework in much need of refining.

    His right...
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    Thanks! Glad the sculpting looks good :-) With...

    Thanks! Glad the sculpting looks good :-)

    With his head and feet, if I'm honest I seem to struggle working any smaller! In my mind the head should have been half this size... 2/3 tops. With that...
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    Goblin Sculpt

    Here is a new(ish) project of mine: a goblin, for metal casting.

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-Goblin2-20-Aug-2014-resized_zpsaab39153.jpg

    This is the...
  63. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Lee, this is great! What a fantastic idea for a...

    Lee, this is great! What a fantastic idea for a diorama.
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    Thanks guys! I've sent him the links so far...

    Thanks guys! I've sent him the links so far (minus of course the comically awful "Gollum with fish"!).

    He may still ask me to attempt a sculpt but I have so many unfinished projects as well as new...
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    Moetle, fear not: your cat will be fine! The ill...

    Moetle, fear not: your cat will be fine! The ill effects of Green Stuff are more from repeated exposure over a long period. For example, if you are a regular user, lick your tools and don't...
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    Thanks guys! Any more links are appreciated....

    Thanks guys! Any more links are appreciated. Bloodhowl, this chappie:

    http://sp0.fotolog.com/photo/48/6/68/golumgolum/1184989928_f.jpg
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    Looking for a miniature - help!

    Hey guys,

    My brother is looking for a Golum miniature for a friends birthday. He has approached me to create one, but I know he could likely get better for the money. Does anybody know of a Golum...
  68. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    What beautiful blonde locks you have ten :ghost:

    What beautiful blonde locks you have ten :ghost:
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    As some of you will have seen, this KS has...

    As some of you will have seen, this KS has temporarily been put on hold. Keep an eye on the forums as well as Facebook (Ninja Division) for further developments and a future release date!
  70. As some of you will have seen, this KS has...

    As some of you will have seen, this KS has temporarily been put on hold. Keep an eye on the forums as well as Facebook (Ninja Division) for further developments and a future release date!
  71. Here is my entry for the Infamy Miniatures...

    Here is my entry for the Infamy Miniatures painting competition:

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-InfamyMinisUncleJohnBust-WIP006-16-Jun-2014_zps123620b6.jpg
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    No more progress yet, on account of me feverishly...

    No more progress yet, on account of me feverishly finishing off my Infamy Miniatures painting contest entry!

    I can, however, finally show you the concept art on which this sculpt was based. This...
  73. Thanks guys! One and a bit days in which to...

    Thanks guys! One and a bit days in which to finish the birdy and his mechanical eye piece. The rest will have to be finished over the coming months. Flipping deadlines!!! :brb:
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    Bunnies vs Zombies Kickstarter

    Hey guys, I just wanted to inform you all of a rather cool new Kickstarter campaign currently live. You should definitely check out Bunnies Vs Zombies, as it looks rather spectacular!


    The art...
  75. Bunnies vs Zombies Kickstarter: Now Live!

    Hey guys, I just wanted to inform you all of a rather cool new Kickstarter campaign currently live. You should definitely check out Bunnies Vs Zombies, as it looks rather spectacular!


    The art...
  76. Just 7 days remaining on the Infamy Miniatures...

    Just 7 days remaining on the Infamy Miniatures painting contest! There is still a lot of work remaining. In fact, it is just a little bit scary...
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    Cheers Ten! ...and not at all! It's been a...

    Cheers Ten! ...and not at all! It's been a pleasure to be involved, even in such a small way!

    [Edit] Nice pun mate! "Stomped", bunnies, geddit? :clown:
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    Bunnies Vs Zombies tribute

    A year ago, whilst browing CMON, I spotted a forum ad looking for a sculptor. The concept art really grabbed me and I instantly responded, offering my services. I set about sculpting a trial sculpt,...
  79. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Just wait til you see Cassar! Awesome work...

    Just wait til you see Cassar!

    Awesome work ten. Can't wait to see what goes on this base. Mmm, craving soup now...
  80. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Truly excellent work, as ever!

    Truly excellent work, as ever!
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    Absolutely stunning work Andy. I can't imagine...

    Absolutely stunning work Andy. I can't imagine how many hours you must have put into this masterpiece. The NMM is spot on and the gold trim really balances the armour perfectly. The base is...
  82. Latest progress: ...

    Latest progress:

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-InfamyMinisUncleJohnBust-WIP003-04-Jun-2014_zpsf1c9b785.jpg

    There is an addition photo taken without the...
  83. Thanks Peebs! I'm having great fun painting...

    Thanks Peebs!

    I'm having great fun painting this bust. The basic colours are all blocked in and I have begun the long task of shading. Various purples and a little thinned out black seem to be ...
  84. Moonmin's Infamy Miniatures painting contest entry

    As the title suggests, I will be painting an Uncle John bust from Infamy Miniatures as part of their current painting contest!

    I primed him a week or so ago using Halfords grey card body primer. I...
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    Hurrah! My palette papers arrived today so I will...

    Hurrah! My palette papers arrived today so I will put them to the test this evening. Can't wait!
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    I think you may be right! I did look on ebay over...

    I think you may be right! I did look on ebay over the weekend and the price of rolls of baking parchment paper strongly suggests that it is hard to come by...

    [Edit] In the end I succumbed and...
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    Making a stay wet palette?

    I'm trying to make my own wet palette but am missing one crucial item... parchment paper.

    Many "how to" guides specify baking paper or grease proof paper, where others say it must (must) be...
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    Tonight I did a little priming using the Halfords...

    Tonight I did a little priming using the Halfords grey spray recommended to me by so many people.

    I am painting an Uncle John bust (Infamy Miniatures) as well as casts of my "Evil" Clown and...
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    Poll: This is awesome! I can't think of a celebrity...

    This is awesome! I can't think of a celebrity lookalike for myself but have just bought myself tickets to see BABYMETAL live, so what the heck!
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    I honestly couldn't say! With a lot of my sculpts...

    I honestly couldn't say! With a lot of my sculpts I don't have a fully imagined concept sketched out or even in mind. Often I develop the sculpt based on my current ability level and it just creates...
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    Circus Ring Master Sculpt

    I have had a lot of requests for a circus ring master miniature. I decided to use it as an opportunity to create a new sculpt for metal casting. Here is the basic armature:
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  92. Not a great deal of progress on my sculpt but I...

    Not a great deal of progress on my sculpt but I have been working on it whenever I have spare putty left over:
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    I have the perfect tip recalled from my...

    I have the perfect tip recalled from my childhood:

    Mixing your base paint with PVA glue should allow it to adhere to the surface of the plastic. You'll only need to do this for the undercoat.
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  94. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Face is looking great Ten!

    Face is looking great Ten!
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    Good unintended pun there! :clown: Looks like...

    Good unintended pun there! :clown:

    Looks like you've already received some good suggestions, be sure to share what you come up with!
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    Quite happy with progress so far . Gonna...

    Quite happy with progress so far . Gonna re-sculpt the monster spine on his back though...
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    The wait for Kingdom Death: Monster has been a...

    The wait for Kingdom Death: Monster has been a hold and painful one, but at least I have time to work on my personalised survivors! I am however still working on the first one...

    Many elements...
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    Thanks! Here is the (almost) finished scene....

    Thanks!

    Here is the (almost) finished scene. There is a lot of tidying up to do but I was happy enough to display it at Salute! I'll take a better photograph once the job is done...
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    Almost finished paintjob... ...

    Almost finished paintjob...

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-PaintedPuppetampRider-Apr-2014_zps66760e35.jpg
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    Finished! (...ish) ...

    Finished! (...ish)

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-PaintedPuppetampRider-Apr-2014_zps66760e35.jpg
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    I had a great time at Salute! It was only my...

    I had a great time at Salute! It was only my second Salute and my very first time trading.

    I met loads of great people: more than I could list here and certainly more faces and names than I could...
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    Thanks Andy! I'm pleased you like it so far and...

    Thanks Andy! I'm pleased you like it so far and hope that you like the finished piece on the day!
  103. He bears a striking resemblance to your fine self...

    He bears a striking resemblance to your fine self DR ;-)
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    Getting there! 2.5 days left til I leave for...

    Getting there! 2.5 days left til I leave for Salute!

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-Dioramabase08-Apr-2014small_zps1be83226.jpg
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    I will look forward to it DR! :clown:

    I will look forward to it DR! :clown:
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    I am very much looking forward to it although am...

    I am very much looking forward to it although am starting to drown in the preparation I have set myself!
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    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 14 This character...

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 14

    This character was sculpted for my Faceless diorama (and also as a prototype for a mysterious future project).
    ...
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    Mad Clown Miniatures will be at Salute this...

    Mad Clown Miniatures will be at Salute this weekend! You can find us at the British Indie stand (TN03).

    I hope to see you there!
    ...
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    It's all good, especially the plaque and that...

    It's all good, especially the plaque and that shield!
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    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 13 As Salute grows...

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 13

    As Salute grows ever closer, the updates are running out... In the absence of a finished sculpt to share with you, allow me to tease you with the concept sketch for my...
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    It may not be a Monday, but here is another...

    It may not be a Monday, but here is another exciting update! Introducing the packaging for my forthcoming new releases, all of which include individually numbered inserts. I have also created inserts...
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    Here is the packaging for my forthcoming new...

    Here is the packaging for my forthcoming new releases, all of which include individually numbered inserts. I have also created inserts for my existing releases.

    The Crawler, Creepy Mouth & Puppet...
  113. I say add some more feathers, but over a fine...

    I say add some more feathers, but over a fine wire to allow it a bit of separation from the body. Alex of Warploque miniatures has been known to sculpt a feather onto a flat surface before placing...
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    May I announce Sproket as the first winner of the...

    May I announce Sproket as the first winner of the CMON Innuendo Of The Week contest!
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    Digga: These are cast in resin, but I'm not doing...

    Digga: These are cast in resin, but I'm not doing it myself as it's just too involving!
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    Your talent never fails to impress us Sproket!

    Your talent never fails to impress us Sproket!
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    Thanks Digga! I'll be sure to share lots of...

    Thanks Digga! I'll be sure to share lots of photos from the day.

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 12

    This week I proudly unveil the resin sprue for the Rider character! He comes complete with two free...
  118. You could always get a resin cast produced and...

    You could always get a resin cast produced and use that to create the bronze mould?
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    This will be my second Salute but my first with a...

    This will be my second Salute but my first with a stall! CMON'ers please stop by TN03 to offer moral support!
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    I bagged up the first ten "Evil" Clown casts...

    I bagged up the first ten "Evil" Clown casts tonight, I hope you like them! Round lipped bases are supplied and I have also included individually numbered inserts.
    ...
  121. Thank you for the recommendation Wargamesculptor...

    Thank you for the recommendation Wargamesculptor :-)

    TBroadwater: I have sent you an email. You can find my sculpting threads here:
    ...
  122. Pendix: thanks for sharing! Digga: glad...

    Pendix: thanks for sharing!



    Digga: glad you are enjoying the thread! If this theme does inspire you then feel to join in. I am currently up to my eyeballs in Salute* preparation, so will...
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    Looking good Andy! Nice to see yourself and Andy...

    Looking good Andy! Nice to see yourself and Andy using colour schemes which I would never have imagined! Zab, Meph: It's also nice to be haunting the forums with the stuff of your nightmares >:-}
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    Meph: nice shoes! ;) Mad Clown Mondays: Update...

    Meph: nice shoes! ;)

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 11

    Here is the resin sprue for The Faceless. These will be among the all new releases which will be available from April Fools Day, just in time...
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    I work in a quality control lab! Nothing...

    I work in a quality control lab! Nothing exciting...
  126. I'd say work in small stages for detail, allowing...

    I'd say work in small stages for detail, allowing one part to dry before moving to the next layer. If sculpting the next layer will cause the foundation to collapse then wait for it to dry. As the...
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    I work in a lab :-)

    I work in a lab :-)
  128. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    10ball: there are no words to describe just how...

    10ball: there are no words to describe just how much you are the man!

    I will share the voting link on my Facebook page very soon! To anybody who may like this little chap (the clown, not 10ball!),...
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    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 10 So, who's for...

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 10

    So, who's for some resin then?!

    Here is the sprue for my "Evil" clown and 3 mischievous puppet miniatures. These will be among the all new releases which will be...
  130. Is there anything in particular you find...

    Is there anything in particular you find difficult? If you have any burning questions you are in the right place! In fact, feel free to get involved and we can always offer direct advice regarding...
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    To celebrate the forthcoming release of my "Evil"...

    To celebrate the forthcoming release of my "Evil" clown miniature I am giving one away for free! If you have a Facebook account then be sure to check out my page by clicking on my signature banner...
  132. A little more work... just working in 30 / 45...

    A little more work... just working in 30 / 45 minute sessions (this being the third) - this is my relaxation project!

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  133. Those feet are looking great Pendix. Feet are...

    Those feet are looking great Pendix.

    Feet are a particular weakness of mine and are something I hope to address in this sculpt.

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  134. Glad you've made a good start Pendix! Your...

    Glad you've made a good start Pendix! Your attachment doesn't seem to work however?

    Tonight I was sculpting the coving for my Mad Clown Salute diorama. I decided to use the excess putty to build...
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    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 9 "I'm number 1!" ...

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 9

    "I'm number 1!"

    Two years ago I finished work on the very first Mad Clown miniature. Originally named "Evil Clown", recent sculpts of mine have kinda made this name...
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    Base is now fully assembled, using wood glue....

    Base is now fully assembled, using wood glue. Been working on a door and floorboards, built from plasticard:
    ...
  137. Sculptalong - GW Horrors - Open ended, no deadline, no commitment!

    Hey all, I thought I'd test the waters for interest in a new Sculptalong?

    My proposal is for GW Chaos Daemons, starting with Horrors of Tzeentch.

    There have been a few different versions of...
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    Cheers Mike! That's the plan... I'll be sculpting...

    Cheers Mike! That's the plan... I'll be sculpting a reaching arm which will be pinned behind the door. I have a few plans which I am rather excited about!
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    Here are the basic components so far... ...

    Here are the basic components so far...

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMinis-Diorama1WIP-1-126-Feb-2014small_zpsa6cab614.jpg

    There is the basic front, back, sides...
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    Thanks 10! It's been great fun so far. The real...

    Thanks 10! It's been great fun so far. The real fun will begin when I start building up the details. The corridor will be heavily inspired by the original Resident Evil video game. I can't wait!
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    Thanks! There's a great WIP painting thread going...

    Thanks! There's a great WIP painting thread going on over at WAMP forum:

    http://www.wampforum.com/VB4/showthread.php?t=16752

    Furthermore, In preparation for my table at Salute 2014 I am...
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    Mad Clown Miniatures Diorama

    In preparation for my table at Salute 2014 I am building my first diorama! The survival horror inspired corridor scene will promote some of my new resin releases, The Faceless.

    Today I received a...
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    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 8 The much...

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 8

    The much anticipated Rider character. Although designed as a mount for the Puppet Monster, he also fits the Creepy Mouth Monster.
    ...
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    With Salute looming on the horizon it is time for...

    With Salute looming on the horizon it is time for me to begin my diorama! Back in November I had an idea of a corridor scene to promote my Mad Clown Miniatures. I have ordered some 3mm foamboard with...
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    Do you have a needle file? You can smooth it away...

    Do you have a needle file? You can smooth it away by moving in a curved motion :-)
  146. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Nice bear sculpting skills Ten!

    Nice bear sculpting skills Ten!
  147. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    The two critters on the left are Mad Clown...

    The two critters on the left are Mad Clown Miniatures resin casts (not yet released). As for the chap on the left, I'm not so sure! I am intruiged Ten! is this one of your own? :-)
  148. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    This is looking great so far! You always seem to...

    This is looking great so far! You always seem to do such a fantastic job with my casts!

    May I ask how you created the diorama base? I am making a diorama to showcase my Faceless creatures at...
  149. I love Necromunda and I love these bases! Great...

    I love Necromunda and I love these bases! Great job!
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    Thanks Crudelus! I'm glad you like what you see...

    Thanks Crudelus! I'm glad you like what you see :-)

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 7

    My third of the Faceless, this time it's a dead 'un.
    ...
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    Sorry Modus - inbox now clear!

    Sorry Modus - inbox now clear!
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    Modus: will send you a PM :)

    Modus: will send you a PM :)
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    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 6 My third...

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 6

    My third mischievous puppet, this character has something of a disliking for stuffed animals... He measures just 18mm to the eyes.
    ...
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    Thanks Digga! Mad Clown Mondays: Update 5 ...

    Thanks Digga!

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 5

    Here is my second sculpt depicting "The Faceless". This shambling creature is most animated, but is it howling with rage, recoiling from a bullet wound...
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    I'm with DR on this one. I'm not at all keen this...

    I'm with DR on this one. I'm not at all keen this kind of "art" in terms of an expensive and controversial message. Having said that, as a creepy diorama piece I think it's great. Don't get me...
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    Check out this awesomely painted Puppet Monster...

    Check out this awesomely painted Puppet Monster by CMON user 10ball!

    https://fbcdn-sphotos-f-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t1/p403x403/1655942_625140357522834_121633636_n.jpg

    Resin casts of my...
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    Thanks Krule! Speaking of which, check out this...

    Thanks Krule! Speaking of which, check out this awesomely painted Puppet Monster by CMON user 10ball!
    ...
  158. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Nice work 10ball. I say, 10.5/10! Thanks DFB!...

    Nice work 10ball. I say, 10.5/10!

    Thanks DFB! :wink::guitar::hug-left:
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    Thanks Digga'! Mad Clown Mondays: Update 4 ...

    Thanks Digga'!

    Mad Clown Mondays: Update 4

    My second malevolent puppet, this creepy guy is the ring leader. He measures just 18mm to the eyes and I'm particularly fond of his little zip!
    ...
  160. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Krulebear and anybody else wondering WTF this is!...

    Krulebear and anybody else wondering WTF this is! See here:

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php?51728-Puppet-Monster

    Very excited to see how this one progresses!
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    Thanks WGS! You can all check out the awesome...

    Thanks WGS!

    You can all check out the awesome WIP thread as my man 10ball paints up his Puppet Monster:

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php?48504-10-balls-WIP/page65

    It's...
  162. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Wow 10ball! That was a nice surprise for a...

    Wow 10ball! That was a nice surprise for a Friday! It's looking great so far and I'm glad to see that you opted for the finger nails! I will be sure to send a rider your way... give it a month or so,...
  163. Thread: Old paints

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    Yes! Probably same as yours... same pots similar...

    Yes! Probably same as yours... same pots similar age. I haven't painted much in a long time so they're still fairly full. I find they can become a little "bitty" during use but there's a chance that...
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    Lol, after reading your post I took another look...

    Lol, after reading your post I took another look at the photos trying to find the "awesome cows" you mentioned. It was only after reading Bloodhowls response that I realised you actually wrote...
  165. I saw a Facebook post earlier this week regarding...

    I saw a Facebook post earlier this week regarding the closure of the Amsterdam store. Their Facebook page doesn't seem to be there anymore?
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    Mad Clown Mondays update 3: The Faceless This...

    Mad Clown Mondays update 3: The Faceless

    This sculpt is the first of three depicting a new monster: The Faceless. Measuring 32mm and sculpted from a green stuff / MagicSculp mix, I'm looking...
  167. These days I spend my hobby money on getting...

    These days I spend my hobby money on getting casts of my own sculpts. I've backed Kingdom Death and Warploque on Kickstarter and bought the occasional resin miniature. Other than paints I haven't...
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    That is absolutely brilliant! Thanks for sharing!

    That is absolutely brilliant! Thanks for sharing!
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    Sorry to hear that Digga' :sad: To answer...

    Sorry to hear that Digga' :sad:

    To answer your question, Puppet Monster casts are £12+ postage (currently £3 in the UK and £3.50 overseas). Price includes a 50mm round lipped base - he's a big...
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    Thanks! If any of you guys do want a Puppet...

    Thanks! If any of you guys do want a Puppet Monster (or indeed a Creepy Mouth Monster or Crawler) cast then please message me! :jump:
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    Mad Clown Mondays - Update 2: This creepy...

    Mad Clown Mondays - Update 2:

    This creepy little puppet measures just 18mm to the eyes. He likes to hang around with the Puppet Monster, for protection, but sometimes wanders off on his own to...
  172. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Stunning! Very well done so far! That's some real...

    Stunning! Very well done so far! That's some real nice dense jungle foliage you got there!
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    The rider is coming along well: ...

    The rider is coming along well:

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/PuppetMonster-rider-12-Jan-2014small_zpsd66f46c9.jpg

    It also fits my Creepy Mouth Monster casts perfectly!...
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    Nice sculpt! I bought my MS from their website...

    Nice sculpt! I bought my MS from their website and found the price and service pretty good. If you search YouTube for Warploque, Alex Huntley has a series of videos which include a sculpting...
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    The more MagicSculp you add the easier it will...

    The more MagicSculp you add the easier it will smooth with water. Try a 50/50 mix for larger areas. Try adding just a tiny amount for detail work. It makes the putty quite soft to begin with but as...
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    Thanks Digganob! I'm glad that you like it. In...

    Thanks Digganob! I'm glad that you like it. In April I will be attending the Salute convention at the Excel Centre in London Docklands. It should be an exciting day as I will be sharing a stall with...
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    Mad Clown Miniatures: 2014 sculpts

    In preparation for my stall at Salute 2014 I am feverishly finishing all sorts of sculpts for casting. I aim to share a new and complete sculpt each Monday between now and the show! Let me begin with...
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    I use a British caster called Brian Fawcett who...

    I use a British caster called Brian Fawcett who has worked for Infamy and Kingdom Death, to name but a few!
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    Thanks guys! The paint job is still a work in...

    Thanks guys!

    The paint job is still a work in progress (think it may be in another thread?!). I have however been working on the much anticipated Puppet Monster rider! This character will be...
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    January is going to be a pretty hectic month of...

    January is going to be a pretty hectic month of sculpting for me, what with finishing a commission sculpt along with 10 personal sculpts for casting in advance of Salute in April... I would...
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    Excellent! Impressive and inspiring stuff!

    Excellent! Impressive and inspiring stuff!
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    Some really nice work there Mike :-)

    Some really nice work there Mike :-)
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    Sorry to hear that. Hope you get some lovely...

    Sorry to hear that. Hope you get some lovely Christmas gifts to help make up for the trauma :clown:
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    Exactly! By the sounds of it Kingdom Death should...

    Exactly! By the sounds of it Kingdom Death should be lucky to break even and (at best) will just come out with a small profit. This will most likely be re-invested back into the project anyway. When...
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    * Merry Christmas one and all! * ...

    * Merry Christmas one and all! *

    https://scontent-a-lhr.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/1522061_602315499805320_1096696052_n.jpg
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    Awesome TrystanGST!

    Awesome TrystanGST!
  187. Seasons greetings Mike! ...

    Seasons greetings Mike!

    http://cdn.memegenerator.net/instances/400x/26427708.jpg
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    cant think of any good articles... use lots of...

    cant think of any good articles...

    use lots of layers, building up shapes - allow to cure, then add bones - allow to cure, then add skin and growths etc.

    regarding skin, mix your putty, flatten...
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    I'd say winter themes are festive enough, so...

    I'd say winter themes are festive enough, so "yes", go for it! It's still sculpting all the same and that is what brings us together! :angel:
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    Things are finally starting to take shape with my...

    Things are finally starting to take shape with my first survivor:

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/SurvivorPeterWIP1004-Dec-2013_zpsc6b81fd0.jpg

    Since taking the photo I have...
  191. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Sorry to hear that mate, wishing her a speedy...

    Sorry to hear that mate, wishing her a speedy recovery.

    PJ is great though. The goblin character is superb also.
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    Thanks Grefven! Well, here's more of him! ...

    Thanks Grefven! Well, here's more of him!

    Latest progress on my baby Gorm (well, progress from 5 weeks ago!):
    ...
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    Bravo sir!

    Bravo sir!
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    1,100! Whoop! :nailbiting!:

    1,100! Whoop! :nailbiting!:
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    Great work Pendix, nicely done! It would look...

    Great work Pendix, nicely done! It would look even better if the torso was leaning forward just a touch (just something that popped into my mind). The hands are especially good. How did you make them?
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    For what it's worth, if you are wanting to...

    For what it's worth, if you are wanting to improve your sculpting skills then check out this Kickstarter:
    ...
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    Thanks mate! Good advice. I got restless and...

    Thanks mate! Good advice.

    I got restless and added the yellow! I'll be adding further highlighting and shading over this:
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    I've had great fun running Mad Clown Miniatures!...

    I've had great fun running Mad Clown Miniatures! Order number 50 is fast approaching and (as I'm feeling generous) this special customer will receive a free gift: a metal cast of my Goblinaid...
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    Red is looking awesome! I've been meaning to...

    Red is looking awesome! I've been meaning to sculpt an FFVII character for ages. What a game that was...
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    Latest progress: ...

    Latest progress:

    http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/moonmin82/MadClownMiniatures-PuppetMonster-PJWIP3small_zps102e2972.jpg

    Still building up the under-shading for the torso, over which I...
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