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  1. Article: Making a diorama for a clear display case

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  2. Thread: free mmo golf!

    by XeO3
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    free mmo golf!

    this is actually pretty damned fun, and I dont even like golf. It\'s a free mmo golf game, very intuitive and a great break while waiting for your GS to cure! ;)

    www.albatross18.com
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    I got sick of Outkast\'s \"Hey Ya\', then I heard...

    I got sick of Outkast\'s \"Hey Ya\', then I heard this version:

    http://www.dailysixer.com/heyyacover.shtml
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    damn sanjay, excellent work!! :o edited to...

    damn sanjay, excellent work!! :o

    edited to add:

    Heres where i\'m at on my skarre conversion:

    http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l229/xeo3/skarre05.jpg
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    Freedom of Speech does NOT apply to privately run...

    Freedom of Speech does NOT apply to privately run organizations, message boards included.

    It\'s like Freedom of Assembly; You are free to assemble and protest in a public place, but you cannot go...
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    not my paintjob (this one was painted by...

    not my paintjob (this one was painted by pewtermonkey), but heres a link to the original character model:

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/101588
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    allllmost done... bleh i need to do some more...

    allllmost done... bleh i need to do some more work on the hair... :(

    any feedback is appreciated!

    http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l229/xeo3/skarre05.jpg
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    WarGriffon\'s reds are excellent! Red is...

    WarGriffon\'s reds are excellent!

    Red is probably by far one of the hardest colors to work with, regardless of which brand of paint you use. You\'re going to have to use multiple layers and keep...
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    ...and heres a crappy ms paint of kinda how it...

    ...and heres a crappy ms paint of kinda how it should look when finished.... i think i\'m going to put her horns back instead of poking up
    ...
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    ok the sword looks REALLY big in this pic, but...

    ok the sword looks REALLY big in this pic, but i\'m in the process of shaping it and making it smaller.
    about halfway done *whew*

    http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l229/xeo3/skarre04.jpg
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    I still need to do some sanding and shaping with...

    I still need to do some sanding and shaping with the sword (and add the hilt and spikes). Do you mean \"wonky\" like, too big? positioned funny?

    And yeah, her rack is plenty big, once it\'s...
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    Noted, thanks! I can cut under them a bit. ...

    Noted, thanks! I can cut under them a bit.

    I\'m outta GS, but I should be posting an updated pic soon, with the coat and hair finished.
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    it looks to me like the bottoms of the fingertips...

    it looks to me like the bottoms of the fingertips should have a little highlight, but i could be worng...
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    For capes and cloaks, I usually let some green...

    For capes and cloaks, I usually let some green stuff sit for 30-45 minutes, roll it out with a brush handle or x-acto handle (keep it wet!), then cut the cloak or cloth piece out, test fit, trim...
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    WIP- Skarre conversion

    I posted this in the \"Work in Progress\" board, but haven\'t gotten any feedback on it. I\'m about halfway done with the conversion (it\'s really more of an original sculpt, head is from Reaper mini...
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    I\'d like to see a few more Privateer Press minis...

    I\'d like to see a few more Privateer Press minis up, the Hordes models look pretty damned cool , but there haven\'t been too many showing u p yet.
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    To add to J2\'s tips: -Spraying from too far...

    To add to J2\'s tips:

    -Spraying from too far away will give you a grainy primer coat.
    -Spraying too close will soak the mini in paint and clog up the detail.

    And if you screw it up, soak the...
  18. Thread: Edis WIP stuff...

    by XeO3
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    sculpt is excellent, paint job needs some...

    sculpt is excellent, paint job needs some freehand though, like the tattoos and trim on the loincloth.

    i bet custom minis based on people\'s WoW characters would make some serious scratch. :)
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    thats coming along very nicely! a little feedback...

    thats coming along very nicely! a little feedback if i may:

    - It still looks a little too skinny and organic for an eldar titan. I imagine it\'s still far from completed, so you may have plans to...
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    Got most of the base and sword done, right arm...

    Got most of the base and sword done, right arm pinned on (it\'ll be covered by a sleeve) aaaaaand... ran outta green stuff... :(

    http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l229/xeo3/skarre03.jpg
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    i just tell \'em i paint miniatures. if they look...

    i just tell \'em i paint miniatures. if they look at me quizzically i\'ll explain in more detail, but most people either just say \"oh...\" or know what im talking about.
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    congrats on your expected arrival and condolences...

    congrats on your expected arrival and condolences on your upcoming *ahem* modification!

    i really can\'t say much as far as advice for starting miniature production, but you might want to contact...
  23. Thread: Deneghra (wip)

    by XeO3
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    Deneghra (wip)

    Would love some feedback on this one, I\'m almost finished (some shading/highlighting left, and base work), and I\'ve been thinning my paint more, but I still dont think I\'m highlighting and shading...
  24. Thread: LS Hot Rod

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    wow great first submission! i cant wait to see...

    wow great first submission!

    i cant wait to see what you come up with from this combination; big 8-ball shifters, chromed pipes and flyin eyeballs!
  25. Thread: gandalf the grey.

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    this is beautiful, it\'s actually calming to look...

    this is beautiful, it\'s actually calming to look at.

    one thing that really impressed me though, the base is done perfectly imho, for several reasons:
    -It\'s not too big or too small for the...
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    Thats the clincher there: Pot bellied squigs =...

    Thats the clincher there:

    Pot bellied squigs = squig rodeo.
    Bristlebacks = catch the squig.

    ;)
  27. Thread: Chests

    by XeO3
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    Reaper model #s 02313 02638 02990 (I just...

    Reaper model #s
    02313
    02638
    02990

    (I just happen to have a catalog handy)
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    Damn, those are incredible sculpts. This one,...

    Damn, those are incredible sculpts.

    This one, for a tyranid, is kinda scrawny though. Don\'t hesitate to beef him up some! :)
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    bleh the boots are all messed up. :( Any...

    bleh the boots are all messed up. :( Any critiques to help me out would be appreciated, this is only my 2nd attempt at sculpting...

    http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l229/xeo3/skarre02.jpg
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    I took your advice, the chainmail was too large,...

    I took your advice, the chainmail was too large, so I went back and redid it with a pin to get smaller holes. Finished up the choker (except the gem) and started her left boot. I\'m going to have to...
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    Whoever said better paint doesn\'t make the...

    Whoever said better paint doesn\'t make the painting better was a fool.

    There are thousands of different types of paint, oils, acrylics, gauche, fingerpaints (yay!!!), and a million different...
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    ^^^^Thta looks incredible sanjay! progress on...

    ^^^^Thta looks incredible sanjay!

    progress on my new skarre isnt going quite as efficiently... :)

    http://i97.photobucket.com/albums/l229/xeo3/newskarre.jpg
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    It only takes a minute to wash and dry them....

    It only takes a minute to wash and dry them. 99.9% of the time you won\'t need to, but the one time you get sooooo close to finishing a mini and the paint peels off, you\'ll suddenly see the need...
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    get a can of compressed air (like for computers)...

    get a can of compressed air (like for computers) and dust them off before/between coats.

    and yeah, gw sucks for charging like $8 for a can of flat white spray paint you can get at walmart for .98...
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    you may want to try keeping all your brush...

    you may want to try keeping all your brush strokes going in the same direction as the horse\'s hair, and refrain from blending too much to leave a look of being textured.
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    Damascus steel should be fairly easy, the pattern...

    Damascus steel should be fairly easy, the pattern is similar to woodgrain.

    Just use greys, whites, and maybe a brown or blue to paint a woodgrain type pattern, then use a normal NMM technique...
  37. Thread: 3 day paint job

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    The shadows look pretty good. If you want to...

    The shadows look pretty good.

    If you want to know where to paint shadows, just get a lamp and turn off the lights. Shine the lamp from the direction you want the light to come from, and you...
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    *Just* started on this one, pic is a day old so...

    *Just* started on this one, pic is a day old so there\'s a little green on the armature now; I really like Skarre but always hated the pose, so this one will hopefully be a bit cooler. I saw the Epic...
  39. Thread: Making antlers

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    hmmm i\'d use some bits of wire to get the form....

    hmmm i\'d use some bits of wire to get the form. Twist 2 or 3 pieces of wire for each antler (not too tight), then unravel them at one end, and bend them apart and get the shape.

    Then sculpt...
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    I think you\'re referring to Object Source...

    I think you\'re referring to Object Source Lighting, abbreviated here as \"OSL\". There are a few articles written on it, here\'s one: http://www.coolminiornot.com/article/aid/328

    Really, I would...
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    Well purple is the main complementary color, but...

    Well purple is the main complementary color, but other primary colors work really well with yellow too. A dark red or blue sets yellow off nice.

    But the main problem was basecoating in black....
  42. Thread: Black shiny NMM

    by XeO3
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    heres a wip shot, the sword is where i\'m going...

    heres a wip shot, the sword is where i\'m going for the black sort of SENMM.

    http://img427.imageshack.us/img427/3549/skarrewip1ur.th.jpg

    Sorry for the bad pic, i\'ll try to get a better one...
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    Small Khador battlegroup with magnetic display...

    Small Khador battlegroup with magnetic display base, almost finished...

    http://img306.imageshack.us/img306/7813/khadordisplay1fg.th.jpg
  44. Thread: Black shiny NMM

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    hahahah same here... \"what boots?\" Thanks a...

    hahahah same here... \"what boots?\"

    Thanks a ton though, while not exactly the same effect i\'m trying for, it does help a LOT.

    I\'ll try to post a pic of the wip tonight, I\'m at work now...
  45. Thread: Black shiny NMM

    by XeO3
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    Black shiny NMM

    Ok, I\'ve read the EXCELLENT Magmatrax guide on gold nmm. I\'ve looked through a few threads and found a little info on dark NMM, but not quite what i\'m looking for...

    I\'m trying my first bit of...
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