I've never really done one of these New Year/Round Up posts before. So, I'm actually going to do some time travel and recap the previous year too. Spoiler alert: this has been my best year yet! 2017 Started the blog. Posted some stories, some pics of minis I had picked up. "Miniature Haul" was a … Continue reading Happy New Year!
I thought about doing this as a New Year sort of thing, but probably have more time to tackle this now. So here's a 'Year in Review' of the Tool Tips. Where I'm at with these currently. What's working, what's not, what's fallen by the way side, and what's new. If you haven't read the … Continue reading Tool Tips – 2018 Review
The Challenge " It’s about completing cool things." For more details regarding this Community Miniature painting challenge, please check out Azazel’s site: https://azazelx.com/2018/11/23/dauntless-diabolical-december-community-painting-challenge/ With a challenge about "completing cool things", it's one that's hard to pass. Like most of Azazel's painting challenges, it's more of a fun way to encourage the community (and himself) to finish painting … Continue reading Azazel’s Dauntless December Challenge
A bit of a brief interlude here. As I've mentioned, I'm still working on the Van Saar gang, but I've been jumping around on different projects at the same time. All counts as progress at the end of the day. Part of this jumping around has been prepping and sub-assembling minis. Over the last two … Continue reading Necromunda – Assembly Reflection
Background In the interest of getting Necromunda played, I’ve started on the team of miniatures chosen by my son, the “Van Saar”. Previously... Test model. All systems go. Back in July, I had a nearly finished test model (above) done. Bases were already done. Just needed to get him attached. Do highlights. Finish painting the … Continue reading Necromunda Van Saar pt 02
Yes, hell has frozen over and/or Faust has finally managed to finish his Dwarf team for Blood Bowl! Hard to believe that I started this team way back around the start of this site. The first image of them appears in a post about mishaps in priming and then a series of "Under the Slow … Continue reading Blood Bowl – Dwarf Team
The Challenge "The idea for this month’s theme is to paint mechanical models." For more details regarding this Community Miniature painting challenge, please check out Azazel’s site: https://azazelx.com/2018/10/27/mechanical-november-18-monthly-hobby-challenge/ If you've been following my site and haven't checked out Azazel's Bit Box yet, then shame on you! Seriously, great painter, puts out fun challenges which also end … Continue reading Azazel’s November Mechanical Challenge