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Hi folks.  I've got plenty of minis painted from the last two years to slowly share with you all.  Here we have the D&D Nolzur's Marvelous Miniatures Human Druid 73390.  I was in need of a Firbolg Monk for my party, and Nolzur's had yet to release any of their firbolg models.  Since the character would be traversing a frigid wasteland, I also wanted to find a character who was properly clothed - no sleeveless/shirtless monks for me.  I settled on this character because he was properly rangery and most importantly - bearded.

 

I chopped off his sword and the antlers on his back, glued a toothpick to his empty hand, sculpted some acceptable ears using green stuff and gave him some paint.  I really like how it turned out and it managed to feel like the perfect blend between monk and naturalist.

 

Though i must admit, his face is a bit muppety.

 

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Pau, is a Firbolg from the tribes of Frostrun. He set out on a pilgrimage like many Firbolg do, and found himself at a monastery to the south, at the edge of the Frost.  The monastery, besides providing shelter to the wary traveler, depicted a statue of Firbolg.  Pau took this as a sign and spent several years training in the way of the Four Elements.  Armed with this new power, Pau has set back out to the North to return home and restore order to Frostrun.

 

Check out the rest of the Frostrun project HERE.

 

What kind of conversions have you done to make the perfect character?

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Good conversion. :winkthumbs:

 

I've done all kinds of conversions; head swaps, arm/hand/weapon swaps, torso/leg swaps, as well as sculpting (still working on getting better at this). 

 

I don't want to steal your thread, but if you're interested search 'Warduke' and look for the threads by me. There are 2; a WIP and a finished one. That's one of my more involved conversions.

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