Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Lady_Soria » Thu Jan 31, 2013 11:31 am

That is a very cute Orge... who looks like he's been eating Eldar. :D
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Smartah » Thu Jan 31, 2013 12:24 pm

Bwahahaha
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Smartah » Sun Feb 10, 2013 11:49 am

Frustration has been ruling my life for the past few weeks, so I haven't been getting as much done as I'd like. I need to force myself to take a breath and sit down to paint :P

This month I have 3 minis on the schedule. A Shadowseer, Death Jester and a fire prism. The goal is to get the clowns done at 100% and the fire prism done to about 90%, meaning that it looks finished, but there isn't anything super special about it. (IE no crazy freehand or special effects). I need to get it done to a nice level by the end of the month for another competition, but I don't want to stress myself out about super fine detail. So expect a blended and checkered tank, but nothing on the top of it except blending. I figure I will add the details later when I don't feel like stabbing people in the eye with my exacto.

The order of difficulty:
1. Shadowseer
2. Fire Prism
3. Death Jester

I will probably be painting them in this order:
1. Fire Prism (just to get the bigness out of the way)
2. Shadowseer (to get the hardest out of the way)
3. Death Jester (so I can have fun at the end)
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Nappen » Sun Feb 10, 2013 12:11 pm

Relax, enjoy. Painting is soothing...please don't exacto me...I need my eyes :)

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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Smartah » Sun Feb 10, 2013 12:37 pm

Puppy photo bomb!

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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Nappen » Sun Feb 10, 2013 12:45 pm

You need to be worried what is being whispered in that puppy ear...

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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Epic Duck Mike » Wed Feb 20, 2013 9:16 am

Andi, get back here! :P
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Smartah » Thu Feb 21, 2013 12:25 am

Mike! I packed my stuff away already. Work and puppies and all that jazz is taking me away from painting too much, and looking at what needs to be painted is giving me stress, so I packed it away. I'll be back, I just need to take a forced break :(
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Epic Duck Mike » Thu Feb 21, 2013 12:31 pm

Fair enough :) You know where to find me if you want to vent about any of the above. We likely are overdue for some catching up.
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Smartah » Fri Nov 15, 2013 7:04 pm

Well, my favorite game might be making a comeback! So I decided to start painting again. I gotta get the rust out so I figure these minis would be the best to start on. Just a WiP for now. More pics later!

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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Oceangrave0 » Fri Nov 15, 2013 8:16 pm

Wow she's back 0.o
OH YES HE HAS RETURNED!
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Nappen » Fri Nov 15, 2013 8:19 pm

Yeah! She's back.

The mini looks good. like the blending on the cloth.

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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Smartah » Fri Nov 15, 2013 8:38 pm

I'm backish! Lots of things have happened since I've been gone, most notably.... I'm gonna be a mommy!
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Oceangrave0 » Fri Nov 15, 2013 9:11 pm

Yah, that was a Facebook announcement that screamed "no painting until further notice"
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Re: Andi's #theweeklypaint 2013

Post by Smartah » Fri Nov 15, 2013 9:56 pm

Pretty Much! 15 Weeks To Go!
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