Ok, so another week down and I managed to get some paint time in. Once again, this is to keep me on track, despite the 'watch the grass grow' progress. I had also mentioned talking about paint brushes, but I didn't get the pics snapped in time for this post, so it will have to … Continue reading Under the Slow Brush: pt. 2
So folks over at Wyrd Stones & Tackle Zones (WSTZ) started posting progress shots of their miniature projects. I love this sort of stuff, as it tends to give me inspiration for my own projects and I just love to see behind the scenes work in general. Yes, I'm the one who (used to) watch … Continue reading Under the Slow Brush: pt. 1
Bull Warriors by Gaspez-Arts Kickstarter! Ok, so I have a 3rd edition set of Blood Bowl Dwarves and had just about completed getting every single member of the team. It was the one 3rd edition Games Workshop (GW) team I had decided to keep, because I've always thought they looked cool with those big hats. … Continue reading Kickstarter: Gaspez-Arts Chaos Dwarves
Well, I've never been one to be extremely bothered by minor gaps in miniatures. Mostly because the time it takes to apply/fill/sand "Green Stuff" takes far longer than I have patience for to fill some small gaps. Then I'm minding other people's business by reading their blogs one day and come across "liquid green stuff". … Continue reading Of Miniatures and Putty
Up for preorder on Forgeworld today is a few items: "Gouged Eye Doombowl Stadium - Neoprene Pitch" "Reikland Reavers Oldbowl Stadium - Neoprene Pitch" "Underworld Denizens Coins & Tokens" Interestingly, the Chaos Renegades Coins & Tokens is not available yet. I was interested in the Coins & Tokens initially, but at £8 (~$10 US)...for four plastic … Continue reading Forge World Preorder – Pitches and Tokens
Well, this was a post I wasn't hoping to return to anytime soon. Things could always be worse though. I had primed some Dwarves awhile back using an airbrush (see previous blog posts) and at the time had decided to go with an airbrush primer paint labelled "Red Brown". Since my plan was to do … Continue reading Painting: Priming and Stripping pt. 2.51
Recently I learned that "James M Hewitt" is leaving Games Workshop. Who? Well, his name gets thrown about quite a bit with the 2016 release of Blood Bowl. He was also very active on the Blood Bowl Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Blood-Bowl-219720111727104/ James apparently left to form his own game company: https://www.needycatgames.com On the Needy Cat Games site, James … Continue reading Elvis has left the building (or has he?)!