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I found a base at GenCon that I think is just perfect for this figure.

She's a cutie! Thanks Reaper for making so many fun figures.

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The feathers and the flower were fun. I learned a lot.

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Haw! I almost missed the trap door and the hand caught in it. Ouch! I like the tan and the "bubblegum" pink lipstick combo with that russet hair. The green-to-lime transition on the feathers looks nice, too!

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Girot, IIRC the base is one of a pair of "dungeon" bases I got on Ebay a few years ago. (they were a gift to Jay) I don't remember the manufacturer, but I bought from Dzur2003. Not microarts, not armorcast, not Forgecraft. Sorry I can't give you more info.

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so cute! Love the base. Is it leaning in real life? Washer maybe for stability? Excellent work on the hat decoration!

 

Yes, I glued it to a bottle cap to paint it and the glue was better than I thought. I'll have to file or sand it off.

Thanks for the compliments

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Girot, IIRC the base is one of a pair of "dungeon" bases I got on Ebay a few years ago. (they were a gift to Jay) I don't remember the manufacturer, but I bought from Dzur2003. Not microarts, not armorcast, not Forgecraft. Sorry I can't give you more info.

 

Oh no worries. I very recently did a ton of looking around for bases that were sculpted like wooden boards. I've seen that base I just can't remember who made it.

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so cute! Love the base. Is it leaning in real life? Washer maybe for stability? Excellent work on the hat decoration!

 

Yes, I glued it to a bottle cap to paint it and the glue was better than I thought. I'll have to file or sand it off.

Thanks for the compliments

 

I don't use glue anymore Ive switched to been using poster tack (unless its a solo figure with no base or its a really big figure, like the savage king) it holds them tight to the bottle cap (and doesn't harm the cap either)

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Girot, IIRC the base is one of a pair of "dungeon" bases I got on Ebay a few years ago. (they were a gift to Jay) I don't remember the manufacturer, but I bought from Dzur2003. Not microarts, not armorcast, not Forgecraft. Sorry I can't give you more info.

 

Oh no worries. I very recently did a ton of looking around for bases that were sculpted like wooden boards. I've seen that base I just can't remember who made it.

 

have you checked out reapers? These insert into the standard warlord bases (the ones with a lip) http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/Bases/latest/74019

 

Ive used them on all my razig figs

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Girot, IIRC the base is one of a pair of "dungeon" bases I got on Ebay a few years ago. (they were a gift to Jay) I don't remember the manufacturer, but I bought from Dzur2003. Not microarts, not armorcast, not Forgecraft. Sorry I can't give you more info.

 

Oh no worries. I very recently did a ton of looking around for bases that were sculpted like wooden boards. I've seen that base I just can't remember who made it.

 

have you checked out reapers? These insert into the standard warlord bases (the ones with a lip) http://www.reapermin...es/latest/74019

 

Ive used them on all my razig figs

 

I've got close to a dozen models that need wooden planked bases and at $2.20 per insert it's not worth the cost. I can get whole resin bases with equivilent detail (all wood floor style) for $0.48 each. I really like the pewter inserts but they're too expensive for what my endgame is. ^_^

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I've been just buying bases everywhere I go. I have a couple of storage boxes full now. It's been great to be able to look through them and find just the right base to go with a figure. It really added a lot to this one.

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