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Quick Tips on Being an Uber Nerd (Painting Miniatures - Part 1/2)

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Posted by: tburger88 on Apr 18, 2017

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How to Build Dioramas by Shepherd Paine.

T.C. McCarthy is an award winning and critically acclaimed southern writer whose short fiction has appeared in Per Contra: The International Journal of the Arts, Literature and Ideas, in Story Quarterly and in Nature. His debut novel, Germline, and its sequel, Exogene are available worldwide and the final book of the trilogy, Chimera, was released in August 2012 - all from Orbit Books, NY. In addition to being an author, T.C. is a PhD scientist, a Fulbright Fellow, and a Howard Hughes Biomedical Research Scholar.

How to paint miniature figures. Every once in a while, TC has to remind everyone of his geek street cred. These figures come from Rebel Mini's fantasy line (25-28mm) and are AWESOME. They can be used for any fantasy role playing system (Dungeons and Dragons, Pathfinder, etc.). You can check Rebel Minis out here: And for all the tips you need on painting figures, check out the classic book: How to Build Dioramas by Shepherd Paine.

Part 2 will cover how to create scenery around the base of the figure.

Editing/Graphics: Leonard McTear, Aiken, SC
Song:from the original, animated version of The Hobbit.

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