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Box of Goodwill round 5 picture/chatter thread

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17 hours ago, Inarah said:

 

Nobody needs to feel pressured to paint the group figure if they don't want to or feel they won't have time.  Besides, you don't need to spend more than a few minutes on it, paint a belt pouch, or the sword, or glue rocks onto the base. You're not responsible for the whole figure. 

 

That's what I meant by making it optional....not putting unwanted pressure on people if they would find that timeline stressful - some of us are very slow painters so even doing something small can be daunting in the whirlwind of the week. They should know that it's ok to pass.

 

I don't know. I'm not wording well this week. Mush brain.

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I have had a bit of trouble with the group painted figures too because of the way I paint.

 

The way I paint normally, I'm constantly checking the effect over the entire surface.  I often adjust the paint job elsewhere when I see something that could be improved with whatever I have on my brush at the moment.  I'm constantly tweaking and trying things.

 

But in a group paint that would mean painting on top of other people's work, and I can't bring myself to do that.  Even a wash seems impertinent.

 

Clearly there are people who do great with group paints and enjoy them. I might not be one of them.

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The groups are now posted on the first page of this thread as well as in the arrival/departure thread here:

http://forum.reapermini.com/index.php?/topic/75477-box-of-goodwill-round-5-arrivaldeparture-thread-no-chatter/

 

Please remember to post in that thread ^^^^^^ when you send or receive a box, thanks.

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10 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

The order was completely randomly generated.

(I rolled dice::D:)

 

But did you test them in salt water first?

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I certainly hope so. Fun being had would be cool, too.

 

3 hours ago, Lidless Eye said:

 

3 hours ago, Chaoswolf said:

The order was completely randomly generated.

(I rolled dice::D:)

 

But did you test them in salt water first?

 

Nope. Let the results fall where they will!

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Greetings, Earth Humans! It appears I am a Box Starter! Those in my Box Group include...

 

Pineapple

Shoadowphaze

Thumpernicus

Matt Parody

TGP

 

I am planning on providing a Group Paint Miniature in my Box. I would like to know which of my Short Listed options are prefered. Here they Are below. Voting ends on July 15th or once everyone in the group has voted. I'll be sending Pineapple a request for an Address to send to. The rest of you should do the same to prevent delays later on:) My box will most likely be leaving here on the 17th or 18th of July.

Enjoy:)

GF

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If the box gets to me after ReaperCon, I will be putting in melt table pieces for the next person!!

 

9 hours ago, Chaoswolf said:

The order was completely randomly generated.

(I rolled dice::D:)

 

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 Speaking of lead... Is anyone in Bonwirn's group partial to the really old-school lead stuff like Asgard and Archive, or should I not bother to put it in? How about Grenadier and the TSR stuff?

 

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8 hours ago, Generic Fighter said:

Greetings, Earth Humans! It appears I am a Box Starter! Those in my Box Group include...

 

Pineapple

Shoadowphaze

Thumpernicus

Matt Parody

TGP

 

I am planning on providing a Group Paint Miniature in my Box. I would like to know which of my Short Listed options are prefered. Here they Are below. Voting ends on July 15th or once everyone in the group has voted. I'll be sending Pineapple a request for an Address to send to. The rest of you should do the same to prevent delays later on:) My box will most likely be leaving here on the 17th or 18th of July.

Enjoy:)

GF

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4 looks interesting.

 

Also my name was spelled wrong on the list.    :-)

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I suspect, thanks to all the old Ral Partha Dragonlance stuff I have scrounged from the Bay of Evil, that I have sufficient lead in my collection. I do not speak for others, however.

 

Does anyone object to finding random basing materials? No, there will not be actual moss, or lichen (I have a lot of both, but somehow, it seems unwise to ship those who-knows-where)...

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15 hours ago, Generic Fighter said:

Greetings, Earth Humans! It appears I am a Box Starter! Those in my Box Group include...

 

Pineapple

Shoadowphaze

Thumpernicus

Matt Parody

TGP

 

I am planning on providing a Group Paint Miniature in my Box. I would like to know which of my Short Listed options are prefered. Here they Are below. Voting ends on July 15th or once everyone in the group has voted. I'll be sending Pineapple a request for an Address to send to. The rest of you should do the same to prevent delays later on:) My box will most likely be leaving here on the 17th or 18th of July.

Enjoy:)

GF

596133f87bc36_CHOOSEYOURMINIATURE.thumb.JPG.111d6b04013ecea9152fa739dc2b661c.JPG

 

I like #4.

Am I last? (What is #4?)

If so, I could fix him up with a base.

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