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18 hours ago, 72moonglum said:

Thanks very much Evil Halfling, I got them in an after Christmas sale for a few dollars.  I wish I had some kind of idea who the sculptor might have been, but I'm sure he's lost in obscurity......

Yeah, so many of the various christmas village minis out there are well sculpted, but poorly painted. I've been working through several of the ones from the Dollar Tree that are great sculpts...just not cleaned up and with paint just globbed on. A strip and repaint and they're great things to see.

 

Good work with them

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On 12/23/2021 at 3:59 PM, SotF said:

Yeah, so many of the various christmas village minis out there are well sculpted, but poorly painted. I've been working through several of the ones from the Dollar Tree that are great sculpts...just not cleaned up and with paint just globbed on. A strip and repaint and they're great things to see.

 

Good work with them

Thanks very much SotF!

 

yeah, the Christmas Village minis are actually pretty cute after you scrape off or paint over their 30 second paint job. here is the original version of one of the minis. I forgot to take pictures of the other ones this time67DD9AC4-78B3-4869-BE27-008D18A941D8.thumb.jpeg.821d49ba18b26b489ac4f641bd6a9863.jpeg

 

He has a little bit of primer on him, but you can see how he started out. 

On 12/23/2021 at 8:01 PM, Chaoswolf said:

Great work on improving the paint jobs on them, they'll make some very nice gifts!

Merry Christmas!

Thank you Chaoswolf, you can see in my post to SotF how one of them was pre-new paint job!

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