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Duncan Rhodes Painting Academy: Two Thin Coats Paints

A project in Philadelphia, PA by Trans Atlantis Games

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A line of paints from the Duncan Rhodes Painting Academy
Backers: 7852
Average Pledge Per Backer: $151

Funded: $1,188,739 of $50,000
Dates: Sep 7th -> Oct 1st (25 days)
Project By: Trans Atlantis Games
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Latest News

Thank You All and Next Steps!

October 2nd - via:
Hello Painters! We still can not believe just how well this campaign has done! In 31 days 7,852 people contributed to help raise $1,188,739 to make this paint line a reality! Both DRPA and TAG can not thank each of you enough for bringing this... (Read More)

A Message from Duncan

September 30th - via:
Hello Painters! Duncan wanted to reach out to all of you and say thanks! Here's what he has to say: You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 We're incredibly excited about our new... (Read More)

Final Days and Thank You Extras

September 28th - via:
Hello Painters! Thank you for all the wonderful support you have shown us for our campaign! The support and comments that Duncan and Roger as well as the TAG Team have received have been brilliant. With everyone looking forward to getting their hands... (Read More)

Vampire Thirst and Zombie Gore!

September 27th - via:
Hello Painters! We're pleased to announce that we have official names for the Blood and Gore effects - Vampire Thirst and Zombie Gore!  Over the weekend, Dunc was able to give the finalized formulas a whirl! Here's what he had to say about them: ... (Read More)

Looking for More Great Models To Paint? Check This Out!

September 23rd - via:
Hello Painters! We've been keeping an eye on some great campaigns that we think would be a fantastic match for our paints, and we think this one is looking fantastic! Here's what they had to say about themselves: The Tanares Adventures Boardgame and... (Read More)

Mounted Noble Lord for Conquest painted by Duncan

September 23rd - via:
Hi Painters! Duncan has taken a little break from making content for the Academy and working on the new paint range to get some time at his painting desk!  Here's what Dunc had to say: I've recently been painting an army of the Hundred Kingdoms for... (Read More)

Painted Giant

September 21st - via:
Hello Painters! Over the weekend DRPA's very own Rog has been working on a project of his own, using Two Thin Coats to paint a fantastic giant from Para Bellum's Conquest range.  Here's what Rog had to say:  "Well, I finally managed to wrestle the... (Read More)

Base Update

September 17th - via:
Hi Painters! As the weekend nears we thought we would give you a little sneak peak behind the curtain. We've been working hard this week to bring you all those lovely stretch goals and one of our tasks has been to print out some low resolution test... (Read More)

Updated FAQ

September 16th - via:
Hi Painters! We've updated the FAQ for our project. It's available on the Kickstarter page and answers questions about the freezing points of our paints, bottle size, upgrading pledges and more! Any questions or queries you have, please keep the... (Read More)

$1 Million Hit!

September 10th - via:
Hello Painters! To everyone who has backed this project - wow! We honestly can't believe how many of you are supporting us in this, it's incredible. We want to give a huge thank you to all of you for believing in us, it means more than you could... (Read More)

Corvus Games Terrain's PaintPal!

September 10th - via:
Hello Painters! We wanted to take a minute to share some great news with you! Our friends over at Corvus Games Terrain are currently running a Kickstarter for the PaintPal Travel Hobby System - it's a nifty little system so you can paint and build... (Read More)

Final Goal Unlocked!

September 9th - via:
Hello Painters! We’ve just entered the final 24 hours for the early bird special, and we are absolutely astounded at the amazing support that you have all given us! We’re currently on track to become the most funded paint project in Kickstarter... (Read More)

$600K Unlocked! Blood Effect Coming Up!

September 8th - via:
Hello Painters! Thanks to your incredible support, we've smashed through another stretch goal! Now, all backers at the Apprentice level and above receive another PVC sticker! Up next we have our brand new blood effect paint - so let's keep that... (Read More)

$550K Unlocked! Next Up another Sticker, and Something Spooky!

September 8th - via:
Hello Painters! It's time to start thinking up some fresh mixes - we've unlocked free bottles for backers at the Apprentice level and above! And up next, we have another PVC sticker for all backers at The Apprentice and above:  Space out, and... (Read More)

$500K Unlocked

September 8th - via:
Hello Painters! We just unlocked free Sir Coates stickers for everyone at the Apprentice level and above! Our next stretch goal gives everyone a little bit of DIY fun! At $550K, backers at the Apprentice pledge and above receive 3 empty bottles, and... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal - Stickers!

September 8th - via:
With $500K barreling towards us,  we have whipped together a little treat for your desk/computer/cutting mat/laptop or anywhere you would like to stick them! Once we reach $500K  all backers Apprentice level and above we would like to pop a... (Read More)

Sir Coates has a friend in Bêrn

September 8th - via:
Every hero needs a buddy, a companion, a trusted friend. Sir Coates has one in Bêrn, his loyal Man-At-Arms All backers of the Sir Coates Oath and Grand Master levels will receive a Bêrn miniature, along with him being available as an Add On goal. ... (Read More)

The most evil one......

September 8th - via:
Hailing from Castle Doom Death, and quite possibly the most evil Sorceress in all the Realm, Revna has made her dramatic entrance. Backers will receive a Revna miniature with Grand Master and Sir Coates Oath Levels, as well as being available as an... (Read More)

Good boy, who's a good boy!

September 7th - via:
A mild mannered, but loyal little pub that on Sophia's call, turns into the MIGHTY BATTLE PUG!  The cutest and most heroic Good Boy in all the Realm!* or so says Sophia, and who are we to argue!  Coming next at $350k, another evil looking cloud... (Read More)

A feisty Princess with a magical sword

September 7th - via:
With this goal unlocked, we would like to introduce you to Princess Sophia. The one and only daughter of the king. There are whispers of that only she can wield her magical sword, and that she quests to free the soul of her betrothed. Backers of the... (Read More)

Arise Sir Coates!

September 7th - via:
You have now unlocked the heroic Sir Coates, this time armed with his trusty sword: All the better to combat the Evil Barron Von Evile. This miniature will be unlocked for all backers of the Grand Master and Sir Coates Oath as well as available as an... (Read More)

A dark cloud rises from Castle Doom Death.......

September 7th - via:
Well you've only gone and done it now!  Baron Von Evile, Sir Coates sworn nemesis has ventured out from Castle Doom Death to confront our heroic Sir Coates.  Backers of the Sir Coates Oath and the Grand Master will receive this fantastic miniature... (Read More)

Headbanging - Agitating?

September 7th - via:
Remember to always give your paints a shake before you use them.  We really are rocking on through these goals..... This time, backers at The Master Level and above will receive custom designed fantasy agitators that can be inserted into you... (Read More)

Avast Me Hearties, Bases Ahoy

September 7th - via:
Hello Painters!  Another stretch goal down! This time, backers at The Master and above receive 2 free Pirate-themed bases!  And, if you'd like some extras, they'll be available as add-ons in our post-campaign pledge manager! Up next, is our... (Read More)

Sir Coates Unlocked

September 7th - via:
Hello Painters! It's time to grab your brush and take the oath, Sir Coates has been unlocked!  Backers at The Master level and above will receive a free Sir Coates miniature! If you want another copy (after all, you may need two! ;) ) Sir Coates... (Read More)

100K Unlocked!

September 7th - via:
Hello Painters! Thanks to your astounding support, we've unlocked another great stretch goal! Backers at The Apprentice level and above will recieve another amazing Sci-Fi base! Our next goal is the one we've all been waiting for - the man, the myth,... (Read More)

Stand Upon The Skulls of Your Enemies!

September 7th - via:
Hello Painters! Thanks to your amazing support, we've unlocked another base! This time, backers at the Apprentice level and above receive a free Skulls of Your Enemies base! Our next goal is coming right up, and it's another amazing sci-fi base! -... (Read More)

Sci-Fi Base Unlocked

September 7th - via:
Hello Painters! Yet another stretch goal unlocked! This time, all backers at the Apprenitce level and above are receiving a sci-fi themed base!  For those asking, our bases will be made up of two parts, a rounded 30mm base, and a metal insert! Our... (Read More)

Cobblestone Base Unlocked!

September 7th - via:
Hello Painters! Well, that was quick! We've just unlocked the first of our bases, the Cobblestone base! We're already close to our next goal, a very cool sci-fi base!  If you'd like to snag some more of these awesome bases, they'll all be available... (Read More)

Dunc and Rog Chibis Unlocked!

September 7th - via:
Hello Painters! Have you ever wanted to make your own episodes of the Duncan Rhode's Painting Academy? Well, now you can with these awesome Chibi minis of Dunc and Rog!! All backers at the Apprentice level and above receive these great models for... (Read More)


September 7th - via:
Hello Painters! We are blown away with the amazing support that you've all shown for our brand new paint line! We've funded in just under 18 minutes! As you can see, we have quite a bit planned for this Kickstarter, and we're incredibly excited to... (Read More)

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