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Tablet battery about to die, so short story, life sucks sometimes, and Fanguad (who is awesome) will be handling the wrap up for this exchange (as well as running the next one). Apologies all 'round; my problems shouldn't be your problems. Suffice to say, normalcy is hoped to soon return....

 

Stay cool, kids.

-Dave

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So with Dave being swallowed by real life, this is what I sent him:

 

Painted Phase Cat (in my showoff thread)

Unpainted Well of Doom

Unpainted Drogo Voss

Painted Bones Griffon as a Stone Griffon Guardian (with 3.5/PF stat sheet)

Painted Praying Crusader Hospitalier (far right) as a bronze statue on HA block base

 

Sadly, Dave's camera took its own life before he could publish the pictures off it.. 

Many thanks, SJ. These are awesome pieces. The phasecat looks awesome (I love the dark, dark purple!), my wife immediately absconded with the griffin to dark nether regions; I think he's going to end up on her altar....

 

I loved the bronze statue. The verdigris (is that right, where's Pingo?!) looks fantastic. If the memory card for the camera was external (I don't know, it was my wife's toy), I'll try and salvage the opening pics.

 

Again, thanks for the gift. It made a hellish month not quite so bad.

-Dave

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I'm so sorry to hear that life hasn't been good to you lately, dispatchdave, and I really hope things look up for you soon. *friendhug*

 

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I actually got mine two weeks ago, I've just kept forgetting to post here about it! Many much thanks to Nissiana for the splendid things she sent me, and the lovely painted barbarian especially!

 

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Top to bottom, left to right:

-Fresh lavender tea

-Peppermint tea

-Passion tea, which is fruity combination of hibiscus, lemongrass, rose hips, mango, and passion fruit flavors. I'm saving this one for a special occasion!  ^_^

-Lots of fun Hirst Arts blocks

-Grass for basing

-Awesome painted barbarian

-Boy cherub

-Demon/gargoyle

-Baby cherub

-Fighter guy with awesome cloak

 

Close-up of minis:

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Fighter guy after I straightened him out:

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And some pictures of the barbarian lady:

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I'm so excited to have such a fabulously painted female, thank you again! It's so much easier for me to figure things out when I can actually see a painted mini in person, so I can't thank you enough!  :wub:

 

Huzzah!

--OneBoot :D

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Like Oneboot, I am bad at posting things in a timely fashion. I also received my Secret Sophie quite some time ago and was quite pleased! A few metallic paints that I'll be happy to experiment with (I've never used the Vallejo metallics before)...a painted bones ghost that looks awesome and will terrorize my players in next week's D&D session...and a whole slew of unpainted minis that are going to be tons of fun to slap color on, including some men at arms and some gobbos. And, of course, the chocolate! The bars are really yummy (I've been rationing them and still have a little bit left) and of course the Chukar Cherries were a real treat!

 

So now...I know you're in Seattle...and I know there are several Seattleites around...so who am I thanking? Because, thank you!

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After much trials and tribulations, with undeloverable packages and whatnot, Chaos wolf and I were able to finally connect at the New England Paint Day.  I received a very nice Undead themed collection of minis. 

 

-A pair of George the Zombies

-2867 Mathias the Twisted

-2680 Undead Troll

-2080 Fog Wraith

 

He was also so kind to include a RalPartha Death Knight and Lich.

 

Most importantly, we got to sit around swap stories and paint. 

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I just have to write this for my Secret Sophie partner (?).

 

Here in Brazil the Post Office and Customs Agency are a drag. Last saturday I was picking up a delivery Reaper sent me in October! 

But I was contacted by Fanguad and he said that it was posted, so now I want to thank my secret friend and assure him I will be very very happy when it arrives. It will be a secret secret Sophie (because I never know when I´ll get it...)

 

Thanks a lot! It is very fun to participate and follow this amazing forum and members.

 

You guys ROCK! I´ll see you in Reapercon 2014! 
 

--

Naponatom

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Sanael,

 

I have to admit that the childish paint job on that ghost is mine...  I tried to make him look like he was a couple of different shades of green/yellow/white as he phased in and out of existence.  Some of the chocolates and the Chukar Cherries are all made locally here in Seattle.  I ran out of time in my rush to get it out before the deadline so I was unable to get more local treats like I had wanted to do.  You had also mentioned you wanted monsters and things your fellow players could fight, so I thought you could never have too many goblins and men-at-arms/guardsman.  I also thought you might be able to paint them up a bit better than i could  :)  I hope you enjoy them all!

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Kadence, the ghost is ectoplasmically awesome. Next weekend it will see good use against my PCs alongside several other undead terrors. And the soldiers will make for some excellent kooks.

 

The next campaign I run will use loads of gobbos, so those will get well-used, too.

 

Thanks very much.

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Pictures!

Life has decided that I am not allowed to sleep.  But I finally got the chance to take pictures this weekend!  I am absolutely in awe of the amazing paint jobs that Leapardpixie achieved, and the bases are just amazing as well!  So, here is what I received:

 

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All together this includes 3 painted minis, a bones Fire Giant Queen, and a happy seppuku stamp.  I cannot express how happy these make me.  

And here are pics of the individual pained minis. 

 

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Thank you so much!

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Those poor swords are so bent from the mail! I'm glad you like them. :)

Yep!  As Naponatom said, till I get the chance to correct them, they are scimitars!  (Seriously, I hadn't even realized it until you mentioned it.  Might be the lack of sleep over here. Or the amazing paint job.  I'm gonna go with both.)   ^_^

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Has anyone received a parcel from Australia yet?  It should have arrived by now.... Hope it did not get stuck in a postoffice somewhere.

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Hmmmm going to give it a couple more weeks then I will look into doing a direct from Reaper parcel.  It wouldn't be fair if my person didn't get anything.

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Woohoo!!!! 

It arrived today!!!

 

I´ll like to thank my secret santa Sophie for the AMAZING gifts. I hope your surprise was as great as mine.

Not only she send me some sweet miniatures, she send me some bases, trinkets to make those bases even greater, and a card game!

 

THANK YOU

some pictures below to see the awesome that is this girl...

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Edit: grammar issue

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