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
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
A Chaos Dwarf, an Orc, and a Troll walked into a bar...oh wait, this is another Miniatures Haul update! First off, we have the Chaos Dwarf. I don't play Warhammer, but I'm guessing this is some sort of troop mini, Chaos Dwarf with Blunderbuss. I'm going to use him (like many before me have) for … Continue reading Miniatures Haul
When I got home on Friday, there was little brown box waiting on the doorstep. I really wanted to open it and start going over the contents...but we had to scamper off for a weekend trip to the beach! Curses, hobby foiled again! Late Sunday though, this package would be mine. The Goblin Secret … Continue reading Miniatures Haul
Up for preorder on ForgeWorld right now: https://www.forgeworld.co.uk/en-US/Glart-Smashrip-2017 This brand new Star Player can be added to your Skaven or Underworld Denizen teams. I haven't seen the mini in person yet, but love the 'fat rat' look. I also like how he ties in with the previous "Glart Smashrip Jr" Star Player. It's funny, I … Continue reading Preorder: Star Player Glart Smashrip (Sr)
New Kickstarter from Impact! miniatures. Dark, Wood, or Pro Elf teams for $49. Impact! miniatures Elf Team Kickstarter I kinda like some of the models. The upside down ones are a little crazy, but so are those Agi 4 Elves! I also backed Impact's last Kickstarter for some Elves, so I'm kind of full … Continue reading Kickstarter: Impact!
Well, this was initially supposed to be a glorious post where I talk up how an airbrush changed my life, except today didn't go quite as planned. Before we get to that, let's talk about saving time. Workspace. As in "dedicated". It's actually something I've never really had when working on minis. Typically, I would … Continue reading Painting: Priming and Stripping Pt. 2.5