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Sunshine and showers.

Posted on April 22nd, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.I know it’s been two weeks since my last post but I have been keeping myself busy with household chores and haven’t had very much time for the hobby so I haven’t had very much to update.There have also been days …

Of dust and paint fumes…

Posted on April 8th, 2018 under Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week has been all about preparing the porch ready for paint and then painting it. So there has been lots of sanding, dust and lots of hoovering and wiping down of surfaces, shortly followed by a host of whit…

Green? Super green!

Posted on April 1st, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World.This week has seen the completion of the window and door replacement and that has opened up my ‘job book’ somewhat.Basically, now that the windows are done, the mould can be tackled in the house and the exterior can be…

WINDOWS and DOORS!

Posted on March 25th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week has been quite productive with lots going on so I won’t waste any time and I’ll get on with it.After just over a year in our house, the windows and doors are being replaced. They were the bane of my lif…

A week of Dread!

Posted on March 18th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello again and welcome to Inso’s World.This week has been pretty sleepless… apart from one tablet night… so I have been restricted in what I could get on with. That said… I have been pottering on with things… but first…The Halfling snipers a…

Well… that was a week.

Posted on March 11th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week, has been one of sleepless nights, low motivation and pottering along.It was great to see my son, who came down for most of the week to visit us. It was the first time in ages he visited alone so we wer…

After the thaw.

Posted on March 4th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World.What can I say about this week? Well, for starters, this happened:Yes, we had snow in Cornwall and ended up getting a good few inches of it so there has been a lot of disruption. My wife ended up having a couple of day…

Sculpting and other things.

Posted on February 25th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week has mostly been about sculpting. First of all, I finished my competition sculpt so I am now free to get on with other things:Click the Pic!He is a Squat (Space Dwarf) Berserker. I have kept him fairly n…

Interesting things…

Posted on February 18th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.It has been an interesting week. In fact, it has been one of happenings and things getting done.To start with, I have talked to some local, reputable and recommended, double glazing people and this coming week I …

Focus… focus… focus…

Posted on February 11th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Hello again and welcome to Inso’s World.This week has been a pretty strange one, with snow coming to make an appearance in Cornwall. Obviously, Cornwall ground to a halt because of ice on the roads so it was definitely an interesting week, weather wise…

The gates have been opened.

Posted on February 4th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week he been pretty good; mostly because we have had the boiler repaired and I am now able to get warm without the need for twenty layers of clothing. It also means that I am able to use green stuff again ra…

Chaos reigns!

Posted on January 28th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week has been fairly good… I have managed to get quite a lot of sculpting in and have finished Sgt Harker:Click the Pic!The next one up will be Dutch; the platoon commander for the little Vanguard detachme…

We’re going airborne!

Posted on January 21st, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week has been dull, overcast, windy and very wet indeed… so I’ve stayed in and just kept up with the chores. I’d like to say that I have been warm and comfortable but the combi-boiler has decided not to wo…

A stirring in the warp…

Posted on January 14th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Hello again.It’s been another week of things going on and passing by.I managed to get a few miles in on my motor bike and popped over to Marazion for a spin:Click the Pic!Only another 480 miles before it gets its first service and the little fairing fi…

The dust has settled.

Posted on January 7th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to a normal Sunday at Inso’s World.It has been a quiet week again but I have needed it in order to land after a rather boozy Christmas and new year. Luckily, I have made a pact with my son to go dry for January and put what I would ha…

New Year’s Eve?

Posted on December 31st, 2017 under . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World on New Year’s Eve.Seeing as it has been Christmas week, I can safely say that I have done very little, other than to make merry and enjoy the festive period with family and friends.I have shared a wonderful year with s…

Christmas Eve… already?

Posted on December 24th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Hello again and welcome to Inso’s World on Christmas eve 2017.I thought I’d take a few moments to reflect on, what can be considered, a pivotal year of my life.The start of the big adventure was getting a mortgage and moving into our own home, just bef…

The run up to Christmas.

Posted on December 17th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week, I have just been pottering about and not really getting very much done.Hobby-wise, I have started to add some plasticard to the ‘big-truck’ and it is at a very early stage… but it is big… there is …

Painty paint…

Posted on December 10th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again. I know it has been another fortnight gap but I have been embroiled in house painting and, to be brutally honest, it isn’t something I have enjoyed very much due to my shoulder being crook… so it is probably be…

Painty paint…

Posted on December 10th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again. I know it has been another fortnight gap but I have been embroiled in house painting and, to be brutally honest, it isn’t something I have enjoyed very much due to my shoulder being crook… so it is probably be…

Of bathrooms, bikes, and radio controlled cars…

Posted on November 26th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week has been a bit all over the shop (again).The bathroom replacement is finished and now it is up to me to get the painting done and so far, it is going steady… I am taking my time to make sure that it l…

Of bathrooms, bikes, and radio controlled cars…

Posted on November 26th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Hello and welcome to Inso’s World again.This week has been a bit all over the shop (again).The bathroom replacement is finished and now it is up to me to get the painting done and so far, it is going steady… I am taking my time to make sure that it l…

Another late post.

Posted on November 19th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

It seems like fortnightly posts are becoming a habit lately but welcome to Inso’s World all the same.The last couple of weeks have been and gone. Not a huge amount to mention but I have had quite a lot of disruption because we are having our bathroom r…

Another late post.

Posted on November 19th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

It seems like fortnightly posts are becoming a habit lately but welcome to Inso’s World all the same.The last couple of weeks have been and gone. Not a huge amount to mention but I have had quite a lot of disruption because we are having our bathroom r…

A lovely day for a drive.

Posted on November 5th, 2017 under , , , . Posted by

Hello again and welcome to Inso’s World.This week has been one of a lot of diversions.Monday, I popped up to Somerset, gave dad’s flat a quick clean and then handed the keys back to the landlord. It was quite surreal, leaving the flat empty and for the…