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Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
« on: April 1, 2008, 05:23:57 AM »
 

Kitsune Tsuki

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Welcome to the Painting Challenge. We are now into the 2nd year of these, first under Loydb, Khemri Demon, Serious Callers Only and now me. The goal of this challenge is to get some of that unpainted lead that most of us have laying around table-ready. At the start of each month, participants pledge to have a squad painted by the closing date.

I will update this post with a list of people who wish to vow.

Previous Challenges
Winter Challenges:
Month 1 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=126897.0
Month 2 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=128769.0
Month 3 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=130758.0

Autumn Challenges:
Month 1 thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=121405.0
Month 2 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=123060.0
Month 3 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=124843.0

Summer Challenges:
Month 1 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=115714.120
Month 2 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=117736.0
Month 3 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=119627.0

Spring Challenge (only 1 month due to site down time)
Month 1 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=113337.0

Winter Challenges
Month 3 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=108890.0
Month 2 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=106494.0
Month 1 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=104115.0

Spring Challenge
Month 1 Thread http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=132815.0#top
Month 2 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=134666.0
Month 3 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=136815.0

Summer Challenge
Month 1 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=138875.0
Month 2 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=140653.0
Month 3 thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=142784.0

Autumn Challnge
Month 1 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=144709.0
Month 2 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=146609.0
Month 3 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=148533.0

Winter Challenge
Month 1 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=150315.0
Month 2 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=152782.0
Month 3 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=155728.0

Spring Challenge
Month 1 Thread: http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=157758.0

RULES


1. Vows will be frozen 10 days after the start of the challenge. There is no changing of *any* vow after day 10. Say what you'll paint, then paint what you say. If you don't already own the models you want to paint, I suggest not making the vow until you do.  Vows are still accepted after the 10th, but they can not be changed afterward.

2. This is more of a request than a rule. *Please* post work in progress pics if you possibly can. One of the best things about the thread is watching stuff come together.  It's perfectly fine if you don't post any photos, however.

3. I need to know unit sizes when you post your vows.



FAQ
Q: Do I have to do Games Workshop figs?
A: No. Several people make Warmachine vows, myself included.  Feel free to do vows based on any game system.

Q: I need to change my vow!
A: You have until Day 10 of the month.

Q: What if I don't have a camera?
A: We operate on the honor system. If you say you did it, we believe you. There are no prizes, so you only get the satisfaction of lying on the internet if you choose to do so.


Q: Will you do one of these every month?

A: That's the goal. Assuming the board manages to stay up

Q: Hey, what if we finish our vow but decide to paint more?
A: Paint away! If you mean, can you get a head start on next month, I guess so. But it's kind of cheesy to make a vow with a 75% painted unit at the start of the month...


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Kitsune Tsuki- Titan Gladiator, Eiryss, Kreoss, Shepard, Ulrik the Slayer
Chosen Man- Chaos Dreadnaught
Jehan-Rezanor- 3 Space Marines
CheeseyRobMan- 10 Battle Sisters
Myung-8 Genestealers, 6 Ravenors, 1 Carnifex, 3 Tyrant Guard, 3 Biovores and 9 mines, 8 Hormagaunts, 6 Ripper Swarms
DJ-of-E- 6 Battle Sisters
Wallance- 16 Empire Spearmen
Magus_42-Stegadon, Scar Veteran, Asurman
« Last Edit: April 14, 2008, 08:48:22 PM by Ffarquhar »
 

Re: Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
« Reply #1 on: April 1, 2008, 07:02:56 AM »
 

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I Vow.....1 Alpha Legion Chaos Dread(1 GW Chaos Dread w/Plasma Cannon and CCW) Pics coming soon!
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Re: Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
« Reply #2 on: April 2, 2008, 03:21:24 AM »
 

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I am in a lazy mood so i vow 3 space marine Kitty's
"this can't be happening, Man!"
my projects;
http://www.40konline.com/community/index.php?topic=169427.0 budhhist space marines
http://www.40konline.com/community/index.php?topic=163611.0 Doombringer my space marine chapter
http://www.40konline.com/community/index.php?topic=150109.0 Hello Kitty Space Marine Army
 

Re: Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
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I vow 10 Battle Sisters.
"Where's the kaboom? There was supposed to be an earth-shattering kaboom!" - Marvin the Martian
 

Re: Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
« Reply #4 on: April 2, 2008, 09:10:36 PM »
 

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I am going to Vow

8 Genestealers
6 Ravenors
1 Carnifex
3 Tyrant Guard
3 Biovores and 9 mines
8 Hormagaunts
6 Ripper Swarms

that will finish every peice I have for my Nid army
« Last Edit: April 7, 2008, 12:23:07 PM by Myung »
9,000 pts Eldar - Alaitoc - 6,500 pts Blood Angels
8,000 pts Imperial Guard - 3,000 pts Tryanids
3,000 pts Sisters of Battle - 4,000 pts Orks
2,000 pts Chaos - 1 Massive Crack Addiction
 

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I vow 6 sisters....that is all.
 

Re: Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
« Reply #6 on: April 4, 2008, 05:10:14 PM »
 

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Well painted a lot on Wednesday and some today.


Finished 8 Stealers and the Fex. working on the 6 reavers now and they are about 60% done.
9,000 pts Eldar - Alaitoc - 6,500 pts Blood Angels
8,000 pts Imperial Guard - 3,000 pts Tryanids
3,000 pts Sisters of Battle - 4,000 pts Orks
2,000 pts Chaos - 1 Massive Crack Addiction
 

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« Reply #7 on: April 4, 2008, 05:34:16 PM »
 

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I vow: 16 Empire Spearmen... to start.  I've been on a roll so who knows, could easily end up being more.

April 6th Update:  Doing a half blue/half white color.  Have the first layer on armor and clothing done.  At this rate I could have them done by the end of the week.
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Sisters are undercoated.
"Where's the kaboom? There was supposed to be an earth-shattering kaboom!" - Marvin the Martian
 

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here is my progress in my Hello kitty project blog;

http://www.40konline.com/index.php?topic=150109.new#new
"this can't be happening, Man!"
my projects;
http://www.40konline.com/community/index.php?topic=169427.0 budhhist space marines
http://www.40konline.com/community/index.php?topic=163611.0 Doombringer my space marine chapter
http://www.40konline.com/community/index.php?topic=150109.0 Hello Kitty Space Marine Army
 

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My vow for this month is:

Asurmen
1 Stegadon
1 Scar Veteran on Cold One

Asurmen is already done:






 

Re: Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
« Reply #11 on: April 6, 2008, 05:32:54 PM »
 

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well put a matte coat on ym 6 ravenors today as I left for work.

I can see the light at the end of the tunnel on my Nid army!
9,000 pts Eldar - Alaitoc - 6,500 pts Blood Angels
8,000 pts Imperial Guard - 3,000 pts Tryanids
3,000 pts Sisters of Battle - 4,000 pts Orks
2,000 pts Chaos - 1 Massive Crack Addiction
 

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« Reply #12 on: April 10, 2008, 08:54:55 PM »
 

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Vows locked, but not updated.  I have decided on my vow though.  I kind of picked models I had from each of my armies laying around.  Titan Gladiator, Eiryss, Kreoss, Shepard, Ulrik the Slayer.  Titan is based and I"m going to strip and redo eiryss.

updated in morning.
 

Re: Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
« Reply #13 on: April 10, 2008, 10:26:44 PM »
 

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Finally got my Dread primed tonight. No need for a pic, who really needs to see a black primed Chaos dread...Pics later on! ;)
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Re: Spring Painting Challenge [Month 2/3]
« Reply #14 on: April 13, 2008, 01:09:18 PM »
 

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Yet another update!  Should have my spearmen finished in the next 2 or 3.  All I really have left is the leather strapping to highlight and the skin/hair.
 

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« Reply #15 on: April 14, 2008, 12:26:31 PM »
 

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Sorry this is so late.  This month I'm only going to do something small, and then maybe fill in the gaps with other minor models.

Ok, so this month-
  • Crisis suit
  • Broadside
  • Feralgeist
And then like i said, I'll maybe do other odds and ends here and there.


Armies- W/L/D
Tau (2000 pt under construction: assembling & painting) 1/2/1
Space Marines 1800 Points: Dark Angels (under constructions: finish painting) 6/2/2

Madefactaque sanguine radix purpureo tingit pendentia mora colore.
The root soaked with blood tinges the hanging fruit with a purple color.
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« Reply #16 on: April 14, 2008, 08:45:05 PM »
 

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Sorry bud, I'm trying to enforce the 'before the 10th' rule now.  Don't keep that from holding yourself to that vow.

I know the vows aren't updated yet, I'll get to it now.  EDIT: Done.  Took me 4 days, but I got it.  Sorry, been lazy.

I also finished Ulrik.  Yay!  Pictures later...maybe.  Depends on my current level of laziness.
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DONE THE SPEARMEN!  I actually had 18, not 16.

I will add a Night Goblin Boss to the list if I can.
 

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« Reply #18 on: April 15, 2008, 02:09:21 AM »
 

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Well I sealed em lastnight and added the water effects to em tonight so I am offically all done with my vow and my whole Nid army!


I will post pics in a day or 2
9,000 pts Eldar - Alaitoc - 6,500 pts Blood Angels
8,000 pts Imperial Guard - 3,000 pts Tryanids
3,000 pts Sisters of Battle - 4,000 pts Orks
2,000 pts Chaos - 1 Massive Crack Addiction
 

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« Reply #19 on: April 18, 2008, 09:32:16 PM »
 

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A small update! Pics finally!



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