Ko-fi tips help keep this content free. Patreon supporters receive PDFs with high res photos. This article focuses specifically on common painting-related issues that judges see with contest entries. I also recommend reading Part 1 of this article, which focuses on general tips and common issues related to assembly and workmanship. Even if you’re not… Continue reading Tips for Contest Entries – Part 2
Tips for Contest Entries – Part 1
Ko-fi tips help keep this content free. Patreon supporters receive PDFs with high res photos. In the many years that I have been entering and judging miniature competitions, I’ve noticed some common pitfalls and mishaps. In the article series I’d like to share some suggestions that will help you show off your hard work to… Continue reading Tips for Contest Entries – Part 1
Miniature Contests at Conventions and Shows
If you like the work I do on this blog, please consider supporting it via my Patreon or a Ko-fi tip. Are you looking to compete? At the bottom of this article is a list of all of the conventions and shows I’m aware of that include miniature contests, with dates and links. If you know… Continue reading Miniature Contests at Conventions and Shows
Blacksmith: Before and After Touchup
Ko-fi tips help keep this content free. Patreon supporters receive PDFs with high res photos. Most of us love to get feedback on our miniatures. What did we do that worked well? What could we do to improve? When we get that feedback we are often reluctant to alter the original figure, for a variety… Continue reading Blacksmith: Before and After Touchup
Show Off! Have Fun! Win Prizes!
(Hello! I just started a Patreon to support the blog and expand my teaching options! Right now it’s in 'early access mode', but I’ll be focusing on it a lot more after ReaperCon.) We interrupt your regularly scheduled Pirate Parade with this important message from our sponsor, ReaperCon 2020! Would you like to show off… Continue reading Show Off! Have Fun! Win Prizes!