November 2020 Paint and Craft Contest

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 Paint a 3d printed mini

Paint a miniature from our Patreon chapters and win:

  1. Phrozen Sonic Mini 4K Resin 3D Printer + bottle of 4K resin "Aqua-Gray 4K" with free shipping* and free Patreon month
  2. Voucher for one custom, colored illustration from Saturday Arts,  1L of AmeraLabs AMD-3 grey resin with free shipping* and free Patreon month
  3. Free Patreon month

Craft a diorama with 3d printed minis and terrain

Create a diorama using models from our Patreon chapters and win:

  1. Phrozen Sonic Mini 4K Resin 3D Printer + bottle of 4K resin "Aqua-Gray 4K" + free shipping* + free Patreon month
  2. 1L of AmeraLabs AMD-3 grey resin with free shipping*, one gaming mat of your choice from GeekVillain with free shipping* and free Patreon month
  3. Free Patreon month

Bonus: Facebook comment under CONTEST POST

Comment about the most interesting RPG character you play or played throughout your RPG history. Describe them and tell us about their awesome (or funny) feats and win:

  1. A custom sculpt of that character according to your description (as a pre-supported STL file or 3d print with free shipping*) and free Patreon month.
  2. Free Patreon month

Join the Adventure!

Active Patreon membership is necessary to have an eligible Paint or Craft entry.
Become a patron at Patreon!

Join our mailing list for an additional 20% discount on all our STL files!

Add this to the Patron-only 30% discount and you'll get the whopping 50% off of all 3d printable files we offer!

Contest Rules

  1. Active Patreon subscription to The Printing Goes Ever On is required for the Paint or Craft categories. You can use any model from our Patreon collection (Welcome Trove, Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 4).
  2. By submitting your entry, you fully agree to the terms of the contest.
  3. The “Choose your way to the prize” contest is open to everyone above 18 years old.
  4. Resin prints can be scaled up to a total of 115% (effectively turning the default 28mm to 32mm size)
  5. FDM prints can be scaled up to 200%
  6. You are encouraged but not obliged to use the base that was sculpted for a given mini. You can craft your own base if you like.
  7. No digital painting allowed.
  8. You can submit Paint or Craft entries as comments on THIS FACEBOOK POST and on Instagram with the hashtag #waytotheprize and @theprintinggoeseveron tag.
  9. Submit Work in Progress pics in our Facebook group or on Instagram for bonus points.
  10. You are welcome to submit multiple entries in the Paint or Craft categories, but choose the one you enter to the contest (otherwise the last entry will be chosen by default).
  11. Submit the highest possible image size (at least 1024px in any dimension). You are encouraged to use social-media friendly aspect ratios (square, panorama, portrait).
  12. You can submit up to 3 pictures for one entry (as Facebook comments under the post or carousel post on Instagram).
  13. You can submit a single video for the Paint or Craft categories contest entry for a higher appeal value (1080p, no digital special effects allowed).
  14. The jury will decide the winners of all contests categories. The jury comprises of the team members and associates of The Printing Goes Ever On Patreon.
  15. This is not a “Like” contest. The jury will take community appreciation into account, but it will not be a key determining factor.
  16. Submissions close on November 30th, 11:59 PM, GMT.
  17. Winners in each category will be announced on Facebook, Instagram and Patreon.
  18. By submitting your work to the contest, you agree for the reuse of the media material on The Printing Goes Ever On social media channels and homesite.
  19. You can submit entries in both Paint and Craft categories, but it is not possible to win the main prize in both. The content submitted in each category must be different (e.g no reusing of a mini submitted in the painting category for a diorama entry).
  20. By entering this contest, you agree to a complete release of Facebook and/or Instagram from any or all liability in connection with this contest.
  21. The contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook and/or Instagram.

* Free shipping does not apply to the following regions/countries:

      1. African Countries
      2. Middle East
      3. Russia
      4. North Korea
      5. Cuba
      6. Laos
      7. Mongolia
      8. Myanmar
      9. Outlying Islands

Category specific rules

Mini painting:

  1. The contest entry can hold only one miniature.


  1. The diorama must include at least 3 miniatures from The Printing Goes Ever On Patreon
  2. The miniatures need to be the key focus of the piece
  3. You are encouraged to use some scatter terrain (also the files we distribute for free)


  1. You can submit only one contest entry comment.
  2. Please keep your entry clean of derogatory language or any other content not following general social-media guidelines.
  3. In a case of violation of community standards, we hold the right to ask the user to redact the entry or to remove the disruptive comment.

Contest Partners

Saturday Arts
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