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10 hours ago, Darcstaar said:

That’s a wonderful model.  To me, I think it’s done.  The sculpt gives off a certain adolescent vibe.

Thanks! Also, now you make me want to try and paint more tree-men sculpts that I have...

 

9 minutes ago, Rigel said:

Love that stonehaven tree-troll! Great job on a delightful sculpt. 

Like he's telling a giant oak tree "You're not my REAL dad!" :lol:

Thanks! His step-dad is all bark and no bite. "Leaf me alone!"

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3d printed this as a decoration for Halloween and painted it up tonight as something very different than planned.

 

Thoughts? 

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6 hours ago, Darcstaar said:

Ah, Sir Forscale has found the elusive altar of No Evil!  Nice bone colors.  I’m still not sold on the 3D printers...

Honestly, mine needs to be calibrated quite a bit. I just would rather print and paint stuff right now than mess with it. Also, I chose not to do any prep work with this. I could have spent a little time sanding it and got some decent results that way too.

 

3 hours ago, Inarah said:

Cool little piece.  The layering gives it almost a sedimentary stone look. 

Thanks! That is what I was kind of going for.

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Late last week was present teacher conferences followed by setting for and then playing a big terrain- heavy session of Eberron: 

https://forum.reapermini.com/index.php?/topic/64666-house-tabletop-opens-the-gameroom-come-on-in-and-talk-gaming-and-paint/&do=findComment&comment=1883289

 

I am up early tomorrow so no painting tonight. We are also headed on a vacation for a few days soon. Hopefully I can get caught up later. 

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I snuck in some more cavern pieces tonight (that makes three rock bridges now) and started a massive cavern monster.

 

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I should have gone to bed already but instead I went back for more work on the cave monster:

 

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I think I will go with a typical red/white for the mushrooms. I haven't decided if the top mushrooms should have green stock though. What do you think?

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If you want to imply they are part of the monster’s being, paint the stalks green.  If you want to imply they are typical saprophytic fungi, paint them brown/beige/off white.

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Insomnia strikes!

 

Here are some painted bridges from last week:

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Here is a primed pile of terrain for tonight:

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Hit with Earth Stone:

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Then Cavern Drybrush:

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All finished up:

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These count towards my 99...right? Right.

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5 hours ago, Talae said:

Insomnia strikes!

 

Here are some painted bridges from last week:

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Here is a primed pile of terrain for tonight:

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Hit with Earth Stone:

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Then Cavern Drybrush:

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All finished up:

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These count towards my 99...right? Right.

Yessir!

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Cavern pieces painted with cultist for scale:

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A different angle and arrangement without the cultist:

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Fountain with blood tears that I may paint back over to be plain stone. Idk yet.

 

Shot with paints used:

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Front:

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Back:

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Worm has made a decent amount of progress in one sitting of last minute decision to paint this style:

 

White primer 

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Yellow basecoat

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Orange midtone

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Black drybrush

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Final step will be black spines/ teeth 

 

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