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FusilierDan Supporting Member of TMP30 Nov 2019 1:39 p.m. PST

From last month
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With one month to go the year has shaped up nicely. I'm back on a regular painting schedule and finished off a decent number of figures.

Bought = 0
Painted = 42 (AWI British Grenadiers-6, USMC Vietnam-16, GNW Swedish Infantry-20

Monthly profit = +42
Yearly profit = +131

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP30 Nov 2019 1:54 p.m. PST

Dan,

Good for you. This month I've painted 76 25 & 28mm figures (16 25mm Russian Napoleonic, 27 28mm Hessian Franco-German War, and 33 28mm French Franco-German War.

But unlike you, I also bought a bunch of figures. Sigh.

Jim

irishserb30 Nov 2019 6:15 p.m. PST

The only painting I did was 22 sections of fence. Nothing received.

On the Year:

1641 painted
1303 received
+338 on the year

ecaminis Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2019 5:11 a.m. PST

Not too bad of a month,especially considering I had projects for other people to do. Also another month of no purchases.

Painted = 180
so 180 to the good

+818 for the year(so should end positive even with gifts)

Cornelius Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2019 6:09 a.m. PST

Disaster:
Painted 27 (24 x28mm Arthurian Infantry, 2x Airfix Building, 1 x Frostgrave GA)

Bought 52 items (various)

Monthly Profit -25
Annual Profit -19

Oh dear.

Personal logo Grelber Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2019 10:36 a.m. PST

A good month for painting: 27 humans and one sheep (for the nativity scene) painted. These were all non-uniform types, intended for pulp era games. There are usually time consuming, and don't go nearly as fast as uniformed troops.

On the other hand, I added 49 human figures and 9 horses to my collection. Partially, this is a result of an order I placed in August finally showing up. And, of course, I just had to add the Beau Geste set to my small Askari order.

However, I also managed to sell off a bunch of figures I will never paint: 69 human figures and two tigers. If I could just convince myself that more of the figures hidden in odd and dark corners in the closet, chest of drawers, and desk fell into the category of things I will never get to . . .

Still, between the 27 and the 69, I have fewer unpainted figures now than I did at the start of the month.

Wish I could paint as fast as some of the folks out there. <Sigh>

Grelber

whitphoto Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2019 7:49 p.m. PST

November was on OK month for painting, not for much else though!

12 pieces of Reaper Bones terrain things (skulls on bases and braziers)
5 were wolfs from various manufacturers
1 Reaper Bones dire boar
11 D&D NPCs from various companies
8 modern Zombie
5 Nazi zombies
1 nazi zombie officer (they were wandering around aimlessly until now!)
4 skeleton archers

That's 47 minis if my maths are correct, plus the 302 from October brings me up to 347, with my 2019 goal being to paint 300 minis!

I've got a bunch of vehicles on my desk now and a whole load of pulp figures for a buddy to touch up after they were shipped to him from ‘across the pond' so I'll probably get to 360ish by the end of the year, maybe I'll do 365!

GypsyComet01 Dec 2019 11:17 p.m. PST

Been tied up with a couple commissions for a while, but did manage some Firestorm Armada that have been waiting for attention. More details in a bit.

Syrinx002 Dec 2019 6:20 p.m. PST

Didn't add any figures in November so actually made some progress. Painted 24 28mm this month. Mostly pulp and DA figures.

Purchased: 611
Painted: 100

DOUGKL09 Dec 2019 6:17 a.m. PST

Bought 0
Painted
14 SYW French Inf
2 Carthaginian elephants
5 elephant crew
4 Winged Hussars
Total 25
YTD as of October +168
168+25=193 YTD to the good

wmyers09 Dec 2019 6:56 p.m. PST

I should get involved!

FusilierDan Supporting Member of TMP10 Dec 2019 3:56 a.m. PST

wmyers, you should :-)
There's still a month left in this year and next year is only 21 days away.

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