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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by thedmstrikes » Tue Jul 10, 2018 11:54 pm

Arravis wrote:
Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:48 pm
For those interested, those pieces are from the Path of Osiris kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/15 ... game-tiles, since I wasn't going to get as detailed as putting in my own mural, I figure those would work well since they have hieroglyphs and illustrations on the walls. Good stuff :)
I just got a package of these in the mail yesterday. They seem quite fragile, have you had any incidents with them? I am strongly considering adding felt to the bottoms so they will not slide easily (and accidentally of the table and smash onto the floor, at least that is the plan).

I do like how the dots worked on the walls in the one passage, I may copy that...

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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by Arcarius2001 » Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:05 pm

Lady Sabelle used to cast some really great TOH walls etc. you should PM her to see if she can make you some.

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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by Arravis » Tue Jul 10, 2018 5:34 pm

Game went excellently and the little path-thing worked out well, here's a few pics for those interested, thanks!

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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by kitenerd » Thu Jun 28, 2018 5:59 pm

"Miniatures?, sure sign of a petty mind!" - 'The Women' 1939

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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by marcoreds » Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:49 am

One more idea.

This isn’t really “temporarily”, but we could call it “situational”.

I’m toying with UV paint. That is, paint that is invisible, except whem you shine UV light on it, them it shows.

An idea would be to paint tiles with this kind of paint (which can be bought on Amazon quite cheap), then light it with UV when needed. You might also rule (as I will) that the UV light is a “detect magic” spell, visually showing different things to players when it is cast...

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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by Rabbit Burner » Tue Jun 26, 2018 4:25 am

Arravis wrote:
Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:48 pm
So, the wife suggested self-sticking red rhinestones... I think it worked out pretty darn well! It's still in progress, but I'll post more pics once completed.

For those interested, those pieces are from the Path of Osiris kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/15 ... game-tiles, since I wasn't going to get as detailed as putting in my own mural, I figure those would work well since they have hieroglyphs and illustrations on the walls. Good stuff :)
Very nice work Mr and Mrs Arravis - we like that :)
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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by Arravis » Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:48 pm

So, the wife suggested self-sticking red rhinestones... I think it worked out pretty darn well! It's still in progress, but I'll post more pics once completed.

For those interested, those pieces are from the Path of Osiris kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/15 ... game-tiles, since I wasn't going to get as detailed as putting in my own mural, I figure those would work well since they have hieroglyphs and illustrations on the walls. Good stuff :)

Edit: More pics later in thread
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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by jackattack » Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:32 pm

Cut a sheet of transparency film to fit the room, and go to town on that.
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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by MrMorden » Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:36 pm

Red chalk could work too and would wash right off.

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Re: Anyway to temporarily paint/enhance pre-painted tiles?

Post by AnimeSensei » Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:07 pm

A fruit by the foot. :D

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