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Would love too, but find my my first (though I am sure I have it) would be hard.  I just know it is a Grenadier painted late 70s or early 80s.

Feel free to post anything from that same time period of when you started out in the hobby, it doesn't have to be your very first, but around the time when you were starting out is all I'm trying to see if people want to play along.

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@Cash - Your Rollo is still one of my favorite pieces from you as well!

Great improvement on your part (and really, everyone's!). I love threads like this, you know all about my personal journey to improve.


Speaking of which, man...Rollo is a year and a half old. I need to paint up something 'nice'! Looking back at my blog, what a run of game plastic I've had lately!

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@Cash - Your Rollo is still one of my favorite pieces from you as well!

Great improvement on your part (and really, everyone's!). I love threads like this, you know all about my personal journey to improve.


Speaking of which, man...Rollo is a year and a half old. I need to paint up something 'nice'! Looking back at my blog, what a run of game plastic I've had lately!




Totally agree. To me this is a journey we all start at roughly equal "levels" and everyone learns differently and everyone improves with practice and hard work. It shows that you can become a good or great painter if you put the effort into it. There's no magic pill or tool to speed up the process, the best thing that's happened to me is this forum. The advice, the critiques and the feedback. Such a great way to learn here amongst others who share the passion for the hobby and are so free with their knowledge to help newcomers become addicted. ::P:


Would love to see you paint another "nice" piece as well. ::D:

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Fantastic !!!

Look at all this talent !!

Fun to see a few duplicate figures painted, and how we took different colors and approaches to them.

Excellent views, and you can learn something from all of these !

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I like this idea. I've already posted my first few minis here awhile ago but I might post them for this thread as well, but it will have to wait until after Gencon because my most recent one that I'm fairly pleased with is going to be in the Gencon painting contest.


I was planning on making a show off thread when I got back. Should I repost the picture here as well or just link to the other thread?

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