Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Piers » 02 Apr 2015

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The closing date deadline will be Saturday 11th April 2015 at midnight UK local time.

Easter Speed Build – "Chocolate!"

Build Theme - Colour Brown
Any genre - any historical /fictional setting - but the main colour theme should be the use of browns over the finished work... not just the base! :grin:

Bonus points if you get eggs and bunnies in too! :lol:


Mimimum requirement
5 figures or 1 vehicle or 1 terrain piece (60mm minimum size).

Build Criteria
All Guild members (inc. admins) are eligible for entry.
All entries must consist of NEWLY figures/models, (although terrain in photos can be recycled).
You must have made and/or painted your entry yourself.
The entry must be finished to go forward to the vote.



As always.... Work In Progress (WIP) shots must be reserved for the members WIP area, we want the Group Build area to remain fairly clean. (WIP pictures may be added to a thread which contains a completed entry if the member wishes to show their work)

Voting and Awards
Voting will take place once the closing date is reached for a period of one week.
All Guild members are eligible to vote regardless of whether they took part in the build or not. (you are not allowed to vote for yourself (obviously))
The voting will be for the participating Guild member, regardless of the number of entries made by that member.

All entrants will be awarded a Build ribbon as in previous Guild Group/Sponsored Builds
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Speed Build timeframe;
This speed build will run for a period of ten days from today.
The closing date deadline will be Saturday 11th April 2015 at midnight UK local time.

GOOD LUCK AND HAPPY EASTER FROM ALL THE GUILD ADMIN!
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby panzerfaust200 » 02 Apr 2015

brown....

blimey........ :scratch:
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Taylor » 02 Apr 2015

Task 2 put on hold :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Off to check the stash.

Hmmmmm Brown :scratch: Have to be creative :think: :think:
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby panzerfaust200 » 02 Apr 2015

5x figures = 20mm?

what about a 28mm figure? would one be enough?
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Chris S » 02 Apr 2015

Excellent choice! Just got something come to the top of the pile that is mostly brown :grin:
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby panzerfaust200 » 02 Apr 2015

Chris S wrote:Excellent choice! Just got something come to the top of the pile that is mostly brown :grin:


that sounds wrong!!!
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Wiking » 02 Apr 2015

panzerfaust200 wrote:
Chris S wrote:Excellent choice! Just got something come to the top of the pile that is mostly brown :grin:


that sounds wrong!!!


:lol:
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Piers » 02 Apr 2015

panzerfaust200 wrote:5x figures = 20mm?

what about a 28mm figure? would one be enough?


No... five.
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Chris S » 02 Apr 2015

Wiking wrote:
panzerfaust200 wrote:
Chris S wrote:Excellent choice! Just got something come to the top of the pile that is mostly brown :grin:


that sounds wrong!!!


:lol:


:lol:

I thought so too but decided to leave it unedited ;)
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Black Guardian » 02 Apr 2015

seems like I need to do a few more brown Talibs next week...
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby panzerfaust200 » 02 Apr 2015

Piers wrote:
panzerfaust200 wrote:5x figures = 20mm?

what about a 28mm figure? would one be enough?


No... five.


meany.... :P
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Piers » 02 Apr 2015

Well if they are silly enough to collect 28mm...
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby panzerfaust200 » 02 Apr 2015

Piers wrote:Well if they are silly enough to collect 28mm...


i was toying with the idea of adding another 40K figure... ah well... summat else then? :scratch:
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Piers » 02 Apr 2015

Autumn SS... lots of browns!

Im gonna do some beastmen I think.
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby MacGal » 02 Apr 2015

I hope rust (namely, oxidised improvised armour sheets ) still counts as brown-ish?
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Gunbird » 02 Apr 2015

MacGal wrote:I hope rust (namely, oxidised improvised armour sheets ) still counts as brown-ish?


Ooh, then I might be able to do something. Maybe. Slim chance.
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby mausmann » 02 Apr 2015

Piers wrote:Autumn SS... lots of browns!

Im gonna do some beastmen I think.


Tempting.............. :scratch:
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It was a very old platitude, even then........
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby Greebs » 02 Apr 2015

Alas, while I can hardly paint a miniature WITHOUT burying it in brown shades of brown on any normal day... I'm stuck in the middle of painting this lot: http://images.frpgames.org/products/product_66267.jpg

For an event on... the 11th :doh:

Oh well, maybe I can just be more organised about Task 2 this way :ph34r:
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby NTM » 02 Apr 2015

Some French Napoleonic infantry in greatcoats it is.
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Re: Easter Speed Build 2015 - Rules

Postby panzerfaust200 » 02 Apr 2015

Piers wrote:Autumn SS... lots of browns!

Im gonna do some beastmen I think.


i never even thought of that.... :doh:
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