Search Results - CoolMiniOrNot Forums

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Gussy

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    2
    Views
    68

    So where do you buy this?

    So where do you buy this?
  2. Replies
    10
    Views
    221

    If he makes a version with the front covered up I...

    If he makes a version with the front covered up I will definitely buy a few.
  3. Replies
    10
    Views
    221

    Yup. I can't play with naked figures...especially...

    Yup. I can't play with naked figures...especially in games where there are bound to be kids. This doesn't fit in with the 40K system.
  4. Replies
    10
    Views
    221

    Where's the picture?

    Where's the picture?
  5. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,318

    Are the dice usable for play as dice or they are...

    Are the dice usable for play as dice or they are not durable enough.
  6. Article: CMON Shop Update: MAOW miniatures restocked

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?4533-cmon-shop-update-maow-miniatures-restocked
  7. Thread: 120mm scale

    by Gussy
    Replies
    10
    Views
    3,862

    120mm scale

    Has anybody seen figures or vehicles in 120mm scale? Is this equivalent to 1/35, 1/48, or what?

    Thanks!
  8. Replies
    0
    Views
    325

    Decocolor Markers

    Has anybody ever used those pens on their minis? If they do work on minis then it should save a lot of time for those little black or gold dots.
  9. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,516

    I just discovered using future floor wax mixed...

    I just discovered using future floor wax mixed with Tamiya flat base. I use about 2:1 but the person who told me about it used 6:4. It comes out pretty flat.
  10. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,058

    I don\'t care about the rules as I play with...

    I don\'t care about the rules as I play with people who are not nitpicky so I used those for some of the characters that have sidekick (i.e. ork w/ squig).
  11. Replies
    8
    Views
    726

    I guess I could try the Tamiya Flat Base and see...

    I guess I could try the Tamiya Flat Base and see what comes out.
  12. Replies
    8
    Views
    726

    Clear Gloss + Matt Medium = Clear Matt?

    Is this what a matt medium is used for? I have some bottles of clear gloss plaint but need clear flat and am thinking about buying matt medium to add.

    Thanks!
    Gus
  13. Replies
    19
    Views
    13,564

    I use Lacquer Thinner from Home Depot. I just...

    I use Lacquer Thinner from Home Depot. I just swirl the figure inside a glass bottle full of thinner for a few seconds and start brushing off the paint. I constantly dip the tooth brush in the...
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,443

    Pictures?

    Pictures?
  15. Replies
    9
    Views
    864

    The cloth is space wolf grey already. Should I...

    The cloth is space wolf grey already. Should I revert back to using khaki instead or it will look out of place?
  16. Replies
    9
    Views
    864

    Does blue pouches work?

    I would normally use brown or khaki on the pouches and canteen, but I\'m not so sure about this one.

    http://www.pbase.com/gummyb/image/110829761.jpg

    Just worried that if I added another color...
  17. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,223

    Bricks - GW Style

    What colors do I use for painting worn bricks? I only have GW colors but none of them look right.
  18. Replies
    7
    Views
    3,318

    No hair though. The best deal that I can find...

    No hair though. The best deal that I can find seems to be chopping up Reaper\'s mini.

    Thanks!
  19. Replies
    7
    Views
    3,318

    Inexpensive 28mm Good Looking Women

    I\'m looking for good looking women heads that I can use for my GW Cadians. I know Dark Sword has lots of good looking women figures but they are too expensive for me to just chop off the head. Are...
  20. I think he means the DVD tutorials. If it\'s the...

    I think he means the DVD tutorials. If it\'s the book, I have that. I bought it because it enabled me to read off the net.
  21. Replies
    5
    Views
    606

    Yes, I will do blue highlights once I\'m finished...

    Yes, I will do blue highlights once I\'m finished with the basic stuff. I\'ll post the updated pictures soon.

    Thanks!
  22. Replies
    5
    Views
    606

    Yay! I first I tried Ice Blue but it looked...

    Yay! I first I tried Ice Blue but it looked really bad so I switched to Space Wolf Grey. But I still wasn\'t sure. I will add some camo dots to the Sapce Wolf Grey.

    Thanks!
  23. Replies
    5
    Views
    606

    Mismatched Colors?

    Does this color scheme work? I\'m not sure if the black boots and belts are okay. Or should the boots and belts be dark brown or khaki?

    http://www.pbase.com/gummyb/image/109068838.jpg

    ...
  24. Replies
    4
    Views
    895

    How about posting the steps to help those of us...

    How about posting the steps to help those of us who are not that talented?

    Thanks!
  25. Replies
    16
    Views
    881

    I suddenly find myself in need of around 200...

    I suddenly find myself in need of around 200 pieces of human skulls for my chaos vehicles. It seems none of the vendors listed here can sell that many at an economical price.
  26. Thread: Powder or Paint

    by Gussy
    Replies
    0
    Views
    408

    Powder or Paint

    Has anybody here every tried using the Tamiya Weathering Stick? Not the pads. Is it liquid like a paint stick or dry?

    http://www.thewarstore.com/product33270.html

    Thanks!
  27. Replies
    12
    Views
    2,252

    How did you do the skin? Just a wash?

    How did you do the skin? Just a wash?
  28. Replies
    33
    Views
    1,721

    Yes, it is expensive but if they really spend...

    Yes, it is expensive but if they really spend £250,000 on it they are not very efficient. Do you see those made in China plastic models that can be had for like $5 a kit? I also check the cost of...
  29. Replies
    275
    Views
    13,269

    Hmm...the list seems shorter this time.

    Hmm...the list seems shorter this time.
  30. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,200

    Size of Warmachine = Warhammer 40K?

    I\'m thinking of doing some 40K conversion using parts from the Warmachine line. Are they roughly the same size? Specifically I was thinking of using Warmachine\'s armor suits and weapons for 40K...
  31. I paint the area of the figure where I want white...

    I paint the area of the figure where I want white to show. Obviously this limits my design but it\'s better than using white decal paper and cutting off the whites!
  32. Replies
    14
    Views
    3,149

    Actually, I have it glued to a temporary base. ...

    Actually, I have it glued to a temporary base. But sooner or later I get to the point where I have to paint the bottom. This is when I take it off the base.

    I tried the matt varnish and it...
  33. Replies
    275
    Views
    13,269

    I\'m in. I only do GW...so I can only send GW...

    I\'m in. I only do GW...so I can only send GW and prefer another GW. But can do anywhere.

    Gussy - USA - Anywhere.
  34. Replies
    14
    Views
    3,149

    Paint Rubbing Off Metal

    On metal figures, my paint seems to be rubbing off a little every time I touch the figure. So I can\'t seem to get it finish as after I retouch one color I\'d notice that some other color has...
  35. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,343

    How much would something like this dread...

    How much would something like this dread cost...figure included?

    Thanks!
  36. Replies
    3
    Views
    861

    I know you\'re supposed to just cut and paste,...

    I know you\'re supposed to just cut and paste, but mine never come out great. So, yes...let see pictures of nice ones.
  37. Replies
    4
    Views
    715

    Hair on Bald Figures

    I would like to put hair on bald heads of GW\'s Chapter Masters set. Do I use GS or there are other ways about doing this? I can\'t find any tutorial on putting hairs on bald guys.
  38. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,294

    Does it look like snow? Once I got white coming...

    Does it look like snow? Once I got white coming out of my spray can...for a few seconds. Ruin the model.
  39. Thread: New GW washes

    by Gussy
    Replies
    11
    Views
    1,503

    So...no need to add water? Just use straight out...

    So...no need to add water? Just use straight out of the bottle?
  40. Thread: tamiya paints

    by Gussy
    Replies
    10
    Views
    964

    I used to use Tamiya Acrylics when I was doing...

    I used to use Tamiya Acrylics when I was doing Tamiya vehicles years and years ago. Recently I tried them on GW stuff and it wasn\'t very good. I don\'t know why though but it\'s as if the plastic...
  41. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,229

    No pictures of the actual figure?

    No pictures of the actual figure?
  42. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,196

    Thanks! I\'m just trying to cast small stuff...

    Thanks! I\'m just trying to cast small stuff such as skull and shields.
  43. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,196

    Mold Release: Cornstarch or Cooking Oil

    For casting GS on GS mold or plaster of paris on GS mold, can I use cooking oil or cornstarch mold release?

    Thanks!
  44. Thread: Miniature Mentor

    by Gussy
    Replies
    46
    Views
    4,339

    Subscription service is just like Microsoft\'s...

    Subscription service is just like Microsoft\'s Software Assurance. You pay every year hoping that they\'ll come out with a new version of Windows often enough that you get your money\'s worth. ...
  45. Replies
    8
    Views
    850

    Did you wait for one layer to dry before applying...

    Did you wait for one layer to dry before applying the next one?
  46. Replies
    8
    Views
    850

    Nice article! Are those blue done using wet or...

    Nice article! Are those blue done using wet or dry blending?

    Thanks!
  47. Replies
    8
    Views
    850

    Thinning New GW Paints

    I\'m about to paint an entire army and would like to pre-mix my paints into pots. For new bottles of GW paints, how much water should I add? Is it 1/3 paint and 2/3 water or should it be half of...
  48. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,977

    Shouldn\'t the shadow be a lighter shade of the...

    Shouldn\'t the shadow be a lighter shade of the same color?
  49. Thread: eye or magnify

    by Gussy
    Replies
    29
    Views
    1,935

    How many people at GW are over 40? If you need...

    How many people at GW are over 40? If you need reading glasses there is no way you can paint without those magnifying lamps. Trust me...I tried!
  50. Um...I forgot. It says contact the person below...

    Um...I forgot. It says contact the person below you. Do I send to the person below me?

    Thanks!
  51. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,344

    Check this out...comparison of different...

    Check this out...comparison of different materials.

    http://www.brushthralls.com/tools-and-materials/water-products-showdown.html
  52. Thread: Cork

    by Gussy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    695

    You know...those look like the redwood bark that...

    You know...those look like the redwood bark that they sell for mulch. I think it\'s the medium sized ones.

    A large art supply store should have different size and kind of cork. Just last week I...
  53. Why don\'t we do a painted ME? It\'ll get me a...

    Why don\'t we do a painted ME? It\'ll get me a chance to appreciate other people\'s great works!
  54. Me...in...and I promise I\'ll send more than two...

    Me...in...and I promise I\'ll send more than two this time!

    Gussy - USA - Anywhere!
  55. Replies
    7
    Views
    933

    Thanks guys! When I try to shade, what happens...

    Thanks guys!

    When I try to shade, what happens is that I can easily see the boundaries between shades.

    I was thinking about mixing the purple with very little black or darker purple then use...
  56. Replies
    7
    Views
    933

    WIP: What am I missing? Help!

    My second group of figures. Normally, I\'d say this is done...but I know it\'s missing lots of stuff. I just don\'t know what...


    http://www.pbase.com/gummyb/image/95317508.jpg
    ...
  57. Replies
    9
    Views
    907

    I never had experience with water-based paints...

    I never had experience with water-based paints but years and years ago when I was doing military vehicles I used Tamiya thinned with lacquer thinner and sometimes Tamiya thinner. I had some cheap...
  58. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,294

    Can you use this for a GS cast on a GS mold? ...

    Can you use this for a GS cast on a GS mold? I\'m making a missing dreadnought foot and I don\'t want to by casting and molding materials for a single piece of cast. The only thing that I have are...
  59. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,128

    Which figure? Standard tac stuff? $10 but they...

    Which figure? Standard tac stuff? $10 but they have to be nicely done...at least better than what I could do. I pay about $15 (including the cost of the figure and postage) on eBay.
  60. Thread: Airbrush kit

    by Gussy
    Replies
    21
    Views
    1,757

    Is this 1000 thing better than the ones made by...

    Is this 1000 thing better than the ones made by Badger?
  61. lol lol

    lol lol
  62. I wish I can read Italian.

    I wish I can read Italian.
  63. I partly assemble, then paint, then assemble,...

    I partly assemble, then paint, then assemble, then paint again. Some things are harder painting with assembled, but I noticed that things are faster when assembled first.
  64. Replies
    9
    Views
    700

    Before varnish. It looks better than plain gold.

    Before varnish. It looks better than plain gold.
  65. Replies
    9
    Views
    700

    I use GW\'s Golden Yellow and Blazing Orange. I...

    I use GW\'s Golden Yellow and Blazing Orange. I just don\'t know what color to use for Silver.
  66. Replies
    9
    Views
    700

    Replacement for Silver

    I\'ve just noticed that once the matt varnish is applied, silver and gold is no longer the same. I\'ve found a solution for gold, but does anyone here have a replacement for silver?

    I mean are...
  67. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,159

    Hmm...this is what I see: ...

    Hmm...this is what I see:

    http://www.sciborminiatures.com/en_,shop.php?art=410

    It\'s $9.00 or 6 Euro.
  68. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,159

    They\'re really nice...but soo expensive! I mean...

    They\'re really nice...but soo expensive! I mean $9 for a 40mm base?
  69. Article: More bases from Scibor Monstrous Miniatures

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?3160-more-bases-from-scibor-monstrous-miniatures
  70. Thread: Ink pens?

    by Gussy
    Replies
    7
    Views
    786

    I tried the 0.1mm for black lining but it didn\'t...

    I tried the 0.1mm for black lining but it didn\'t work out as it is still too thick. Now I only use them for the text on scrolls.
  71. Replies
    31
    Views
    1,113

    A least they just blocked it. At my company,...

    A least they just blocked it. At my company, they fire you if they catch you playing games or surfing at forbidden sites.

    I\'m even scared of doing that myself...even if I\'m the gate keeper. ...
  72. Thread: Airbrush kit

    by Gussy
    Replies
    21
    Views
    1,757

    I\'m in San Francisco. Yesterday, I checked out...

    I\'m in San Francisco. Yesterday, I checked out another store in Berkeley, CA and they only had one...it just a single thing on a box...$299. I believe it says eclipse on the box.

    Do I really...
  73. Replies
    2
    Views
    825

    Nice! But I still have to hurry up and finish...

    Nice! But I still have to hurry up and finish the ones I got from you last week before I can get some more! Keep on working on that Nurgle/Dead Body ones! :beer:
  74. Replies
    2
    Views
    65

    Article: Urban themed bases

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?3156-urban-themed-bases
  75. Thread: Airbrush kit

    by Gussy
    Replies
    21
    Views
    1,757

    I finally started to seriously look for an...

    I finally started to seriously look for an airbrush but discovered that the Iwata branded stuff are so expensive!! A few hundred dollars each! The one available at a local show sells for $520!
    ...
  76. Replies
    14
    Views
    726

    Oops! Too late! I panicked and rubbed! My desk...

    Oops! Too late! I panicked and rubbed! My desk is covered as normally that\'s were the spill would go but I didn\'t expect a large model to fall out of my hands and send a pot sideways...hit my...
  77. Thread: Party balloons

    by Gussy
    Replies
    22
    Views
    1,190

    I have small hands...so no problem with me. lol

    I have small hands...so no problem with me. lol
  78. Replies
    14
    Views
    726

    Ultramarine on Carpet

    I spilled a whole pot of GW Ultramarine Blue on our carpet while painting a Rhino. Anybody know a quick way to remove it?

    With all the painters here I\'m sure this has happened to some of you.
  79. Replies
    41
    Views
    2,339

    I don\'t think that is also true now a days...at...

    I don\'t think that is also true now a days...at least not for all.
  80. Thread: Basing Deamons

    by Gussy
    Replies
    3
    Views
    850

    If you use square base for 40K you won\'t be...

    If you use square base for 40K you won\'t be allowed to play at most places.
  81. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,230

    Okay, got my bases from darkartminiatures. Very...

    Okay, got my bases from darkartminiatures. Very detailed, high quality grey resin, and cleanly cast. This is how bases should be sold.

    I\'m going to try Dragon Forge now.
  82. Why do the pictures looks so old?

    Why do the pictures looks so old?
  83. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,230

    Argh! I bought from them...see my first post. ...

    Argh! I bought from them...see my first post. They are not bad...but the quality is not there. I\'ve seen better ones...more details. Scribor and MicroStudio are probably nice but soo...
  84. Since I\'m just starting out, I might...

    Since I\'m just starting out, I might convert...only if you show lots of pictures. :beer:

    Every time he sees me painting, my 8-year old son tells me how I should be doing it.
  85. Thread: Easy crystals

    by Gussy
    Replies
    11
    Views
    1,630

    Great idea! Now to look other colors.

    Great idea! Now to look other colors.
  86. Replies
    104
    Views
    25,189

    Where did you get that mushroomed-hat goblin? ...

    Where did you get that mushroomed-hat goblin?

    Thanks!
  87. Replies
    3
    Views
    524

    Mine came out looking bad. Maybe I\'m doing...

    Mine came out looking bad. Maybe I\'m doing something wrong. Or maybe I\'m not supposed to paint it.
  88. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,230

    Just bought some! :beer:

    Just bought some! :beer:
  89. Replies
    45
    Views
    1,585

    Well, you\'re not going to turn them in...just...

    Well, you\'re not going to turn them in...just tell them that if they bother you again you\'ll find a way to have them busted. Maybe they\'ll leave you alone.
  90. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,230

    You have pictures? PM me?

    You have pictures? PM me?
  91. Replies
    45
    Views
    1,585

    I thought your state is known for being extremely...

    I thought your state is known for being extremely tolerant??
  92. Replies
    45
    Views
    1,585

    You need to use the cops more often...after all...

    You need to use the cops more often...after all you are paying for their salary.
  93. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,230

    I\'ll give them a try...thanks! Anybody else...

    I\'ll give them a try...thanks!

    Anybody else knows other places?
  94. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,230

    I have...at least on the website, but I\'m now...

    I have...at least on the website, but I\'m now weary. So I was hoping that some of the people here might have seen the actual pieces from him or other shops.

    Thanks!
  95. Don\'t bother replying LLM unless you have the...

    Don\'t bother replying LLM unless you have the info. :no:

    The guy made several identical post on other boards and he\'s not going to answer you unless you have the answer to his initial...
  96. Replies
    9
    Views
    724

    I bought some painted minis from minidrake and...

    I bought some painted minis from minidrake and they are primed white. The paint job looks really nice.
  97. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,230

    High Quality Bases

    Anyone know where I can get high quality custom bases? As in very fine detail and in those grey colored resin. I bought some from armorcast and back2baseix...but I find them...
  98. Replies
    45
    Views
    1,585

    Both the one on my left and on my right are old...

    Both the one on my left and on my right are old people who have nothing better to do but cause trouble. One complains about my son playing basketball in MY yard as she is worried that the ball will...
  99. Replies
    44
    Views
    5,492

    Do you have more close up pictures of the other...

    Do you have more close up pictures of the other smaller titan next to it?
  100. Replies
    20
    Views
    3,059

    I don\'t think that\'s the Helm of Russ.

    I don\'t think that\'s the Helm of Russ.
  101. Replies
    5
    Views
    542

    So...no need to seal? Okay, I\'ll give it a try...

    So...no need to seal? Okay, I\'ll give it a try then. I can use the rolly polly aka woodlice aka pillbugs to represent some nurgle beast!
  102. Replies
    5
    Views
    542

    Preparing Wood Bark

    I heard someone had used garden wood bark instead of cork in building bases. However, I don\'t remember what material is used to cover the wood bark before painting. Any dieas?
  103. I think you need to list what you have.

    I think you need to list what you have.
  104. Thread: Waiting...

    by Gussy
    Replies
    3
    Views
    1,643

    Waiting...

    I uploaded two pictures but one of the said \"waiting\" and when I can see it when I go to the Add/Edit Picture section. It does not show up on a search...only one shows up. Do I just wait or I...
  105. Replies
    3
    Views
    812

    Nice! I wish you had some zombie- or nurgle-type...

    Nice! I wish you had some zombie- or nurgle-type of monster at your site.
  106. Replies
    9
    Views
    691

    Thanks! I\'ll go buy the figures instead. The...

    Thanks! I\'ll go buy the figures instead. The ones that he\'s doing for me are just regular stuff...not character types.
  107. Replies
    9
    Views
    691

    I checked some places and they either too...

    I checked some places and they either too expensive for a few pieces or won\'t do it due to low volume.
  108. Replies
    9
    Views
    691

    I was going to use cheaper materials instead of...

    I was going to use cheaper materials instead of metal. The figures will be different than what\'s available as they will be sculpted, but if cheaper for me to get off the shelf stuff like GW\'s...
  109. Replies
    30
    Views
    13,572

    Well...this is the end result. Thanks to...

    Well...this is the end result. Thanks to everybody for all their help. I\'m sure it\'s not very good by your standards but this is academy award quality for me as compared to what I got from my...
  110. Replies
    9
    Views
    691

    Yes, I did some calculation but I\'m not sure if...

    Yes, I did some calculation but I\'m not sure if the number would be different in reality as I don\'t know how much casting materials are really used. I was hoping that someone here may have...
  111. Replies
    14
    Views
    789

    I bought a few pots that turned up that way...no...

    I bought a few pots that turned up that way...no wonder they were on sale! I filled it up with water and use a toothpick to stir. After a while I close the lid and shake for a few minutes. They...
  112. Replies
    9
    Views
    691

    Mold Making & Casting: Degree of Difficulty

    Has anybody here have experience in making molds and casting?

    A friend of mine is going to sculpt some customized zombies for me and I was wondering if it would be easy and cost effective to cast...
  113. Replies
    11
    Views
    974

    Everything seems to be blending together...as in...

    Everything seems to be blending together...as in the color. I don\'t know...maybe I just like well defined boundaries. For example: The hair seem to blend into the face. I also don\'t like the...
  114. Thread: New Wolf Dex?

    by Gussy
    Replies
    24
    Views
    1,643

    I don\'t play...just paint...so it\'s new figures...

    I don\'t play...just paint...so it\'s new figures I\'m after. Don\'t care about the book.
  115. Replies
    1
    Views
    436

    I though you\'d give me right of refusal first?...

    I though you\'d give me right of refusal first? :cry:
  116. Thread: basing bikes

    by Gussy
    Replies
    17
    Views
    1,277

    I got mine from Back 2 Base ix.

    I got mine from Back 2 Base ix.
  117. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,216

    I\'m doing the green thing...so let see what...

    I\'m doing the green thing...so let see what turns up. Thanks guys!
  118. Replies
    74
    Views
    2,593

    Well, therock star looks like an bald old chinese...

    Well, therock star looks like an bald old chinese monk. And Eve looks like a man...look carefully.
  119. Replies
    23
    Views
    2,232

    I was going to buy some until I saw how bad they...

    I was going to buy some until I saw how bad they were...much worst than some of the other metals. That\'s why I like the newer plastics better.
  120. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,216

    Most of the way through? Are you kidding? ...

    Most of the way through? Are you kidding? Haven\'t made much dent beyond what the picture looks.
  121. Thread: New Wolf Dex?

    by Gussy
    Replies
    24
    Views
    1,643

    5 years and you\'ve just found this place??!!:o

    5 years and you\'ve just found this place??!!:o
  122. Thread: New Wolf Dex?

    by Gussy
    Replies
    24
    Views
    1,643

    Yes, I\'ve heard but nothing about dates so...

    Yes, I\'ve heard but nothing about dates so probably towards the end of this year if its going to be this year.

    What\'s the use of having a new books without new figures?
  123. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,216

    Well, I was hoping for a quick answer instead of...

    Well, I was hoping for a quick answer instead of having to turn to ESPN.

    I\'m going to try a dark greenish tint. Hopefully it\'s not going to stand out too much.
  124. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,216

    Yes, I looked at it...but couldn\'t figure it...

    Yes, I looked at it...but couldn\'t figure it out. It says use yellow...but I imagine it being weird.

    They\'re for Chaos Terminators. Brazen brass for the metal parts. The wheel suggest golden...
  125. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,216

    Complementary Color

    Being more nerdy than creative...how can I tell if the second color for a mini will look good or tacky? My primary color is velvet/voilet and I don\'t know what to use for the tabards. Dark green?...
  126. Thread: Thinned Too Much

    by Gussy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    697

    I was trying to get a lighter and with a little...

    I was trying to get a lighter and with a little red tint Liche Purple by mixing it with Ice Blue and Warlock Purple...and of course water.

    After three coats, I think I like this consistency. It...
  127. Thread: Thinned Too Much

    by Gussy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    697

    Thinned Too Much

    Aside from needing multiple coats, would there be a problem if the paint was diluted a little too much...as in 2 parts water and 1 part paint? The color is purple.
  128. Replies
    6
    Views
    754

    I hate levels...and I\'m cheap too. I bought a...

    I hate levels...and I\'m cheap too. I bought a mini from Pat aka mandrake and a few from midgard of Argentina.
  129. Replies
    15
    Views
    673

    Most of the stuff there I want, but are too...

    Most of the stuff there I want, but are too expensive for me right now.
  130. Replies
    6
    Views
    754

    Prices?

    Prices?
  131. Thread: Current rank...

    by Gussy
    Replies
    7
    Views
    409

    Must need glasses. I don\'t see any rank...

    Must need glasses. I don\'t see any rank anywhere.
  132. Thread: CHINA TRIP!

    by Gussy
    Replies
    19
    Views
    896

    Maybe you can recruit some good painters there...

    Maybe you can recruit some good painters there and we can make some money.:idea:
  133. Thread: Magnus the Red

    by Gussy
    Replies
    3
    Views
    784

    I think I saw something either on this forum or...

    I think I saw something either on this forum or B&C a few days ago.
  134. Thread: My new miniature

    by Gussy
    Replies
    20
    Views
    945

    This is way better. That floating in the air...

    This is way better. That floating in the air thing was really bad.

    Are you going to sell that too? Wait until I have money at the end of March! :beer:
  135. You need the match the correct left arms. You...

    You need the match the correct left arms. You can tell which one is correct as they have different hole slot. The easiest way is to glue both arms together and then glue the entire setup to the...
  136. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,452

    My spending varies from month to month but...

    My spending varies from month to month but sometimes it goes crazy...like this month! So, when I average it out...still too much. Of course I include paints and anything related.
  137. Replies
    193
    Views
    9,801

    Yes...but just to fair and avoid too many people...

    Yes...but just to fair and avoid too many people sending too few.
  138. Replies
    193
    Views
    9,801

    I like this ME thing. Maybe next time we should...

    I like this ME thing. Maybe next time we should do 4 figures instead of 2!
  139. Replies
    47
    Views
    1,814

    Never mind...found them. GW USA online doesn\'t...

    Never mind...found them. GW USA online doesn\'t have but other shops have it.
  140. Replies
    47
    Views
    1,814

    So...they did...but not anymore?

    So...they did...but not anymore?
  141. Replies
    7
    Views
    5,314

    Yes, it\'s on the book. About two pages worth.

    Yes, it\'s on the book. About two pages worth.
  142. Replies
    47
    Views
    1,814

    New Space Wolves as in Codex or mini? Don\'t...

    New Space Wolves as in Codex or mini? Don\'t care about the codex just waiting for plastic space wolves.
  143. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,287

    First 4 books by one writer and the last 2 books...

    First 4 books by one writer and the last 2 books by a guy named Lee something.
  144. Thread: Archer mongol

    by Gussy
    Replies
    4
    Views
    791

    So, new mini by a company or someone\'s misposted...

    So, new mini by a company or someone\'s misposted entry?
  145. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,554

    Standard sized pads. Since I\'m not playing with...

    Standard sized pads. Since I\'m not playing with my pieces I figured I might as well make the fancy. I just got a bunch printed and will post them once I have them attached.
  146. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,452

    Yes, they had clothes on...and didn\'t cost a...

    Yes, they had clothes on...and didn\'t cost a thing. Nothing close to the demonettes. So, I have a feeling that I can\'t paint those Darksword ladies.

    They are here:...
  147. Replies
    35
    Views
    1,927

    So, do you pre-mix all the shades first? Since I...

    So, do you pre-mix all the shades first? Since I don\'t know highlighting I just use the top of the paint pot. I guess this won\'t work if I need more than one color at the same time.
  148. Thread: Archer mongol

    by Gussy
    Replies
    4
    Views
    791

    Ahh...huh?!

    Ahh...huh?!
  149. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,452

    I was into model/fashion photography that cost...

    I was into model/fashion photography that cost nothing with my wife told me to switch to another hobby.
  150. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,452

    After 5 months of buying, I\'ve just completed my...

    After 5 months of buying, I\'ve just completed my SM terminators plus a dread. Yet I just ordered a Leman Russ squadron as they are hard to fine. I need to develop a rule where I can only buy when...
  151. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,554

    Yes, I now have a bunch but want to fill up a...

    Yes, I now have a bunch but want to fill up a whole sheet.
  152. Replies
    42
    Views
    1,452

    Mini and Money Issues

    How much do you spend on mini related stuff each month? Since starting I\'ve just realized I\'ve been spending a lot in this area...including buying more minis before I could even finish painting the...
  153. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,260

    Canadians?

    Canadians?
  154. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,245

    I have complaints about them: (1) Their...

    I have complaints about them:

    (1) Their computers are not interlinked between shops so it\'s a pain to do exchange and return between stores.

    (2) Their mail order customer service are either...
  155. Replies
    193
    Views
    9,801

    I could have used the Sister of Battle!

    I could have used the Sister of Battle!
  156. Replies
    193
    Views
    9,801

    Shipped...I sent him a UPS tracking number. ...

    Shipped...I sent him a UPS tracking number. Should I post picture of the minis...or should it be a surprise? :beer:
  157. Replies
    39
    Views
    2,366

    Must be a very exciting lifestyle.

    Must be a very exciting lifestyle.
  158. Thread: Huron Blackheart

    by Gussy
    Replies
    9
    Views
    1,647

    Who exactly is Huron? He is not mentioned in any...

    Who exactly is Huron? He is not mentioned in any of the Horus Heresy novels. I know what he is now, but what about his origins?
  159. Replies
    5
    Views
    3,294

    @Talion - How did you do the black lining here?

    @Talion - How did you do the black lining here?
  160. Replies
    6
    Views
    596

    I had that problem just recently but was able to...

    I had that problem just recently but was able to fix it.

    I was going to say use Badger\'s Decal Setting Solution...but the wise way is USE VINEGAR! See my thread on Decal Setting Solution from a...
  161. Replies
    7
    Views
    5,314

    The GW SM painting guide has tons of Ultramarine...

    The GW SM painting guide has tons of Ultramarine banners. Sadly no other chapters.
  162. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,287

    I thought that the Space Wolves series by the new...

    I thought that the Space Wolves series by the new author is crappy?...based on most of the reviews online.
  163. Replies
    33
    Views
    3,667

    I have the foundation paint set that I bought by...

    I have the foundation paint set that I bought by mistake because I\'m new at this. The red seems to give slighty more coverage than their red gore.
  164. Replies
    5
    Views
    803

    Theres a book produced by Foundry Paints. I...

    Theres a book produced by Foundry Paints. I forgot the title, but it has a red cover. I order it a few months ago on Amazon but they kept on extending the delivery date. So after 3 months, I just...
  165. I figured that posting to this would be more...

    I figured that posting to this would be more politically correct than starting a new one.

    It\'s still not too late for me to start a new one...should I? lol
  166. Can I base coat white for yellow? Or does the...

    Can I base coat white for yellow? Or does the base coat need some yellow in it? Bleached bone?
  167. Replies
    9
    Views
    2,101

    Aren\'t those Da Smurfs!

    Aren\'t those Da Smurfs!
  168. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,024

    Plastic is good! I hate metals. I wanted to do...

    Plastic is good! I hate metals. I wanted to do the Demon and Witch Hunters but everything is in metal.
  169. Thread: Wash Gone Wild

    by Gussy
    Replies
    12
    Views
    798

    Okay, I thinned the ink 2:1 into a pot and added...

    Okay, I thinned the ink 2:1 into a pot and added half a drop of dish washing liquid. The pot still looks black but when I paint with it, I don\'t see anything at all. Does this sound about right? ...
  170. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,024

    Updates for this year?

    Does anybody know which 40K figures will be updated this year? That is...aside from the Orks.
  171. Thread: Ugly Whites!!!

    by Gussy
    Replies
    8
    Views
    623

    Thanks guys! I\'ll just try to clean up my...

    Thanks guys! I\'ll just try to clean up my whites for now. I guess is another set of terminators later. I could always use another 5 figures.
  172. Thread: Dread idea.

    by Gussy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    585

    Yellow One? Who\'s that...Uncle Nurgle?

    Yellow One? Who\'s that...Uncle Nurgle?
  173. Thread: Ugly Whites!!!

    by Gussy
    Replies
    8
    Views
    623

    I don\'t mind doing a few coats but would that be...

    I don\'t mind doing a few coats but would that be enough? It\'s been two months and I\'ve barely making a dent on my figures. Next time I should just use another color.
  174. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,554

    Any more? Most of the stuff that I found seems...

    Any more? Most of the stuff that I found seems to be designed for banner use. I wish there are more choices for the shoulder pads.
  175. Thread: Ugly Whites!!!

    by Gussy
    Replies
    8
    Views
    623

    When I wash...blue or black, everything goes...

    When I wash...blue or black, everything goes dark. I tried diluting the ink a lot to a point where it wasn\'t leaving anything anymore. When you wash, should the white take on the color of the wash?
  176. Link not working.

    Link not working.
  177. Thread: Ugly Whites!!!

    by Gussy
    Replies
    8
    Views
    623

    Ugly Whites!!!

    What am I doing wrong here??!! The shoulder pad skull symbol and helmet. I don\'t think there is a brush small enough to do black lining. A wash only makes my white darker.
    ...
  178. Thread: my new tank

    by Gussy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    710

    Does the V hold some special meaning to you? I...

    Does the V hold some special meaning to you? I mean I\'ve never seen a tank (real ones) with that many unit symbols on them.
  179. Replies
    46
    Views
    1,792

    Actually, I replied because I had nothing else to...

    Actually, I replied because I had nothing else to do. :beer:
  180. Replies
    5
    Views
    87

    Article: 9th Newbold Charity Auction

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?3105-9th-newbold-charity-auction&
  181. Replies
    5
    Views
    753

    Does the entire amount of the auction goes to...

    Does the entire amount of the auction goes to charity?
  182. Replies
    65
    Views
    2,090

    I do GW only as they have lots of plastic ones. I...

    I do GW only as they have lots of plastic ones. I find metal/resin figures very hard to paint.
  183. Replies
    46
    Views
    1,792

    If you go to far away places in the world, you\'d...

    If you go to far away places in the world, you\'d see Donald Duck being sold with Disney unable to do anything about it. However, if you live in a place where people can be tracked...watch out! Of...
  184. Replies
    1
    Views
    568

    This is just a link to ebay search! Why is this...

    This is just a link to ebay search! Why is this a news worthy item?
  185. Replies
    1
    Views
    47

    Article: Fantasy Wargames site update

    You can view the page at http://www.coolminiornot.com/articles/content.php?3103-fantasy-wargames-site-update
  186. Replies
    1
    Views
    485

    Want to sell them instead?

    Want to sell them instead?
  187. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,649

    Very nice! Saved the file for future reference. ...

    Very nice! Saved the file for future reference. Any more?
  188. Replies
    6
    Views
    624

    Why not just put in on your website. Save the...

    Why not just put in on your website. Save the fees and pass on the savings to us.
  189. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,449

    The dwarfs look nice, but the first mini of a...

    The dwarfs look nice, but the first mini of a lady is great!
  190. I always deduct a point for bad photo and...

    I always deduct a point for bad photo and unfinished work. So, looking at the conversion it could have been a 6 less 2 for the bad lighting and photo and unfinished work.

    For me all greens get a...
  191. In the Inquisitor line of figures, he employes...

    In the Inquisitor line of figures, he employes two female death cult assassins. These two are never mentioned in any of the three books. I think this is after the events in the books. So let\'s...
  192. Replies
    61
    Views
    2,918

    What a great idea for a online business! I know...

    What a great idea for a online business! I know a retailed and should be able to work out some discount for bulk, then sell online bitz. No one can force me to reveal who my source is.

    Come to...
  193. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,649

    The GW link goes no where.

    The GW link goes no where.
  194. Replies
    4
    Views
    968

    No list, but I found this: ...

    No list, but I found this:

    http://cs.finescale.com/forums/731244/ShowPost.aspx

    Doesn\'t say anything though.

    I was able to goggle this: http://cs.finescale.com/forums/731244/ShowPost.aspx
    ...
  195. Replies
    4
    Views
    968

    You are talking about \"Salt Mix\" for salt water...

    You are talking about \"Salt Mix\" for salt water fish, but I\'m referring to \"aquarium salt\" for fresh water and brackish water...the ones you use to make brackish water. The sell those in the...
  196. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,554

    Thanks! I could use all those.

    Thanks! I could use all those.
  197. Replies
    14
    Views
    859

    Okay...but do you paint with it? Or just sculpt?

    Okay...but do you paint with it? Or just sculpt?
  198. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,554

    Yes, but I need to be able to scan them. GW does...

    Yes, but I need to be able to scan them. GW does not give you enough variety in their decal sheet. Worst, the shoulder pad symbols are too big too. What I did with the shoulder pad stuff is to...
  199. Replies
    4
    Views
    968

    Contents of Decal Setting Solution

    I bought a bottle of Badger Decal Setting Solution and thought it smelled funny. I asked my 6-year old go guess what it was and she said \"vinegar\". Have I been duped into paying $4 for something...
  200. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,554

    Space Marine Graphics

    I\'m trying to make some SM decals and was wondering if anybody knows any websites where I can find lots of graphics.

    Thanks!
Results 1 to 200 of 284
Page 1 of 2 1 2

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


Copyright © 2001-2018 CMON Inc.

-->