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That is while the paint or glue dries?

I usualy play some old turned based strategy game, doing my turn and then paint or glue while the AI does theirs.

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Normally I watch a movie while painting so I just carry on watching the movie or start painting the next model.
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Usually I'm watching some UFC while i paint, i have gotten into the habit of picking up the next model and doing something on it.
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I normally have about 3-4 things on the go so when something is drying, another thing is being painted.

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Aye, I'm the same, batch painting = never ending depressing cycle of painting with no down time.

I do watch stuff while painting though. Game of Thrones season 3 at the moment

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I tend to watch something on the TV and watch that while it drys. I Had a triple bill of fooball this Sunday while doing some painting got a load done.



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I tend to have more than one thing on the go at once. While something is drying I crack on with something else.
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I've always got music playing whilst I paint and usually I'll have either a whole squad being churned through at once or if I'm doing a vehicle I would have broken it into smaller segments to paint. Occasionally if I'm getting close to the end of something, and so each brush stroke more or less means I'm needing to wait, ill grab another project and start the boring base coating on that whilst I'm waiting.

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I'm usually fixing mistakes while other stuff dries, I paint in batches also, so continuos painting for me as painting time is limited

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