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There will be a warning announcement made telling you when the badges and classes for ReaperCon 14 are up for sale. I know that the classes are still being finalized so nothing will go up before that is ready to go.

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is there a list somewhere of what to bring and what not to bring?

 

In reference to what? Paints, games, clothes?

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Its a bit harder to define this year since we are off site. If you are flying:

Bring your contest entries

Bring your own brushes

Bring your own tools (sculpting or otherwise and needs to be in your checked luggage)

 

When we were on site at Reaper, all the Reaper paints were available so you didn't need to bring your own, I don't know if that will be the case this year or not.

 

Paints are okay in checked luggage, but spray primers and sealers have a good chance of being confiscated.

If you bring paints only bring a basic set, and what ever you need to "fix" your contest entries.

 

Be prepared to take notes in class.

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mostly I was referring to painting supplies. I will pick up a set of half decent brushes to travel with. I've already figured out how to carry paints in the hard case I picked up from KS1 so I can bring a selection of those. I asked, because I had heard that in the past all the paints I could ever need where provided, and if that was going to be the case I wouldn't take any of mine, to avoid any mixups 

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one thought from last year that I remember is that if you wanted to paint in your room after hours that you'd need to have your own stuff there...

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Apparently the plan is in place to bring the Reaper paints to the hotel for the open painting area at the convention. Ed confirmed that with me this morning.

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okay, then I will only bring a small assortment of paints and figures with me, in case I get the desire to do some after hours painting.

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you may also want to bring your own light, a small ottlite or something preferably one that is battery operated since the number of power outlets could be limited.

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Power is likely to be extremely limited. What hotels will charge you to use their outlets is almost unreal at times.

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is there a list somewhere of what to bring and what not to bring?

Clothes. Definitely clothes ::):

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Power is likely to be extremely limited. What hotels will charge you to use their outlets is almost unreal at times.

 

Shucks. That's going to put a real crimp in my painting progress. Hopefully, my battery light will last close to long enough. ::(:

 

I know people tell you not to bother, but I usually bring a moderate number of paints, even if it's only so I don't have to go searching for where a particular color has gone.

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is there a list somewhere of what to bring and what not to bring?

Clothes. Definitely clothes ::):

 

soap, shampoo, tooth brush and tooth paste... oh, and the will to use them!

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