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I will join in.  I have B5 with a bunch of addons coming too.  Would be nice to group paint figures and look at the different styles, techniques and color.  

At the moment I am not painting bones. I have a Death May Die game that needs finishing.  :)

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I found WIP minis while packing up to move that I didn't even know I HAD.    After the Great Unboxing, I've got my work cut out for me.   Huzzah!  --OneBoot :D 

Wow so I had a goal of finished by midnight on sunday, didnt set an alarm, got lost in the fun of painting and I kid you not; I put my brush down at 11:59:57pm.    Here is Lysette, I'm calli

Working on shading and midtones. Thought the blue would be darker. I'm going to have to go over it again with something.      The group so far:  

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2 hours ago, Evilhalfling said:

Nice little dragons, where are they from? 

 

 

The gold one is the black dragon hatchling from Reaper. The others were a 3d KS over a year ago.  My husband made them.  If he can tell me what the name was, I'll share it. 

 

edit: Monster Families from La Louve 3D

 

1 hour ago, slimninj4 said:

 

At the moment I am not painting bones. I have a Death May Die game that needs finishing.  :)

 

Ooof!  I have that, and that is a lot of minis. I got my copy last year right before covid caused our group to go virtual.  I've opened it, but not going to take it out and play until we can meet again.  How are the minis? Are you using primer or anything on them? 

 

 

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Welcome to the team,  @slimninj4!  2 more joining in ahead of our Bones 5 drop is awesome. 

 

If you want to catch up on this week, please feel free to pick a mini that works for you, any we've already completed, or whatever.  I'll send you the link to add minis to,  also. 

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5 hours ago, Inarah said:

 I have that, and that is a lot of minis. I got my copy last year right before covid caused our group to go virtual.  I've opened it, but not going to take it out and play until we can meet again.  How are the minis? Are you using primer or anything on them? 

 

 


the figures are very detailed.  I do prime with an airbrush in dark grey then a white on top.  To speed things up I used mostly contrast paint on the monsters.  I ha e only 3 monsters left and parts of the heroes.  March will finish up so I can start to focus on organizing and getting B5 ready.  

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In-progress shot of Aeowyn. The green is too bright and the red pants aren't working, but it's the 4th color I've tried and I'm stuck.  I like how her hair has turned out and the leather bits look good.  All the grey spots are going to be silver. 

 

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Funny that you struggled with this one too, @Inarah.  I had to do a second run on mine, too. I started by making the cape a hero blue and the tunic white.  Wrong!  The colors looked all screwy and i couldn't make it work.  I swapped to reds and browns.  I struggled a couple of times.  It was one i put down for 2 weeks and came back determined to finish.  

 

Your colors look good.  Push on! 

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I should have looked at some pictures before I started.  I found a figure from DarkSword that I am going to use for inspiration. You can see the similarities. 

 

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If I go darker on the tunic and belts, and lighter on the legs.....

 

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So, heres what I added to the list.

Maskaar 04011, Aisha Female Warrior 2979, Mocking Beast (chest) 77048, Pyram the pincher (d4) 77646, Queen of Hell 77645, D'Tenian (D10) 77649, Flying Rocky 77919, Sneaky Rocky 77917, Piers Young Mage 2836, Cardolan Ranger 2565, Nonalla Ellinad Elf Wizard 3667, and Kurz Orc Fighter 3003. In case your wondering yes I have the rest of the rocky and high roller set, they've already been painted though.

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15 hours ago, Ambrousis said:

In case your wondering yes I have the rest of the rocky and high roller set, they've already been painted though.

 

 

Blue Rocky has the same expression as one of my cats when she first wakes up. :) 

 

Aeowyn is done. I still need to touch up her base and take better photos for show off.  I took the green on her cloak down a notch with Ancient Oak, and repainted the legs. 

 

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Messed around on the back a little:

 

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@Inarah  I flagged a line on the spreadsheet with violet.  Mini Name and Number do not agree. And you are the only owner on the list of whichever miniature it is.

 

( I was scrolling down the list doing a: do I own that? check… )

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INARAH, DO YOU HAVE 77340 OR 77390? (..390 IS HIGHLAND AVATAR AND MENHIR)

 

I have both, but it was 340 I put in the spreadsheet.  I can add the menhir pair if anyone is interested in painting them. 

 

 

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