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POLL: 5 Painting Tips Every Newbie Should Be Told (Round 1E)


418 votes were cast by total voters.


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VOTING RESULTS
AnswerVotes%Chart
keep multiple projects on the go, so you can take a break and try something else
24
6%
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learn about inking and shading - not everything is drybrushing
36
9%
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learn basic color mixing
20
5%
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learn to paint for speed
13
3%
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learn to paint in the proper order (you would not paint belts first and jackets second)
45
11%
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let primer dry overnight
36
9%
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limit the number of colors used
15
4%
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look at other's paintwork and ask questions, take notes
25
6%
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look at other peoples' work
18
4%
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look at people from a distance, see how much detail is realistic
24
6%
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look very carefully at reference photos
7
2%
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mix your colors with earth tones
0
0%
 
natural light is best for painting
25
6%
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neatness is very important to the overall effect of the miniature
27
6%
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nobody's going to look at your minis up close
11
3%
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not all Romans used red tunics
5
1%
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not every figure needs to be a work of art
65
16%
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not everything is the color you think it should be
18
4%
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other (explain)
0
0%
 
none of these/no opinion
4
1%
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this is ridiculous
0
0%
 
POLL IS CLOSED
POLL DESCRIPTION
What are the five tips concerning painting which, in a perfect world, every new member of our hobby would be told?

Poll set up by Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian, based on this pre-poll discussion.