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Talk like a Pirate Day seems as good a day as any to start my Frostgrave: GA terrain thread. I'm making a bunch of Islands for a game I am running for two back to back conventions, Rock- Con and Gameholecon. I have a few Islands carved out of foam already and some bases for them cut from the leftover scraps of wall paneling for my basement room.20190901_152216.thumb.jpg.993dcac4d35ca4bbf49e3a80add79d9f.jpg20190901_152308.thumb.jpg.fc20a30a88f26df5f664a6033bb67a21.jpg20190901_152350.thumb.jpg.26dd3645727006b8277fb57403586281.jpg

Here are my first 3 before they are based. Already populated with other things I need to photograph.

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Front and back of a piece of panel scrap. This piece wasn't the right size for any of my islands that I've cut, but that's alright I need to cut a few more and a beach anyway.

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The two islands I have, ready for priming and painting. There is a third island but it's not based yet. I'm currently gluging to the "brick" side of the panel so the island rest evenly on the table. Should I continue that or would it make more sense to glue to the smooth side? The intent here is to have a bunch of bridges that connect the islands. I have some docks I got off of thigiverse that should work for this but I don't have enough of the parts printed to show.

 

Hopefully I'll have some time to work on this this weekend. It needs to be done before the last week of October.

 

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Got some more done yesterday despite the rain. (I'm doing this out in my unattached garage) I got a centerpiece of sorts made and made an island for the base that didn't fit a previous island. Unfortunately I got a late start so I didn't get any new bases made.20190921_192310.thumb.jpg.8f544f5ef05d41b272db1e0a43f9c743.jpg20190921_192325.thumb.jpg.fb28d1183f58a38c5ce85cb046d4bdef.jpg

my big rock center piece for the central treasure.

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Due to the on and off pouring rain, I had a helper.

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Made a switchback that will connect with a bridge.20190921_193258.thumb.jpg.37a1e6556c11f8053b7d10320a903553.jpg20190921_193305.thumb.jpg.90bb662ca241e7d5552499fe25d1196d.jpg

testing to see if it works. Might still carve into the opposite wall of the gap a bit.

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the other island I made sitting on its base, sitting on the previous islands.

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unbased island from previous post. Just need to make the bases for this and the big island. After that it's just the shore for the dragon to start on, which may take some planning, since it will likely be multi-part. (Also I need to glue the big island since it's just held together with toothpicks at the moment.)

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Aquaman and the Rock from the local dollar store. I think they'll make good statues.

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Also picked up a wooden dowel to make connectors for the big island. Hopefully that will make it easier to store. When this is all said and done.

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Aquaman and the Rock primed and removed from their bases. I initially wasn't going to remove them but one of Aquaman's feet came loose so I just went with it. The Rock was stubborn though and I had repair a foot.

 

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So I mad a mistake here and  cut this piece upside down. The brick side is on the underside  and the flat side is up where as all the other bases are the opposite. Should I cut a new piece or just use it as is?

 

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Still very far behind, but I got all the islands but the big island sealed with modge podge and assembled a test print of the docks I'll be using as bridges to link the islands.20191014_005636.thumb.jpg.2038d3d5ce2eb3f972cef4d07faaf883.jpg

 

I'll need to take down the table and arrange the islands on the floor to figure out how many dock parts I'll need. Hopefully I can prime these islands tomorrow. 

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