Last 15 posts from Inso's World

From little acorns…

Posted on April 15th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by


… Giant oak trees grow.What do I mean by that?I have completed all of my Grymn powered armour troopers for my NMA (including Torge’s Tigers).They are all decalled up and matt varnished ready to have some photos taken tomorrow evening.My painting tabl…

Decals and varnish… amongst other distractions.

Posted on April 13th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by


Hello again, it’s Sunday and that means another blog update.But before I start, I’d like to welcome Shaun McTague as the newest follower of Inso’s World. Welcome aboard and I hope you find something to inspire you… and feel free to comment on things….

Squats… Tau… Vulkans and Bikes.

Posted on April 6th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by


It’s Sunday again and the follower count is slowly approaching 200 with the arrival of Steve63 and Ironworker in Inso’s World. Welcome aboard and I hope you find something of interest as you stroll along the twisting paths here.So… this week saw a ‘h…

A short ‘How To’… Space Dwarfs.

Posted on April 1st, 2014 under , , . Posted by


Hello. I know it’s only Tuesday but I was asked by someone on Facebook to put together a guide for making my Squats from the old plastic Imperial Guard sprues… well here it is:Click the Pic!Click the Pic!Click the Pic!So there you have it. If you hav…

I am mostly distracted!

Posted on March 30th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by


Hello again. It’s Sunday and time for a bit of a round up of this week’s activities on the hobby front… so……Let’s talk about Captain America and the Winter Soldier.Over all, it was a great film with excellent tech, some great characters and expan…

New mech from Mechadrome.

Posted on March 24th, 2014 under , , . Posted by


Just a quick update on the Mechadrome kickstarter… a new mech called Trion. He’s a freelancer and is a 15mm mech:Click the Pic!There is much more to come so pop along and pledge (mostly because I want some 28mm mechs).See you from the bus queue!

Spring is in the air.

Posted on March 23rd, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by


This week has seen the first day of Spring… and the temperature has taken a dip! However, nature has decided to make a stand and there is blossom on the trees, there are daffodils and snowdrops in the hedgerows and the birds are being decidedly frisk…

Hellboy on the box… and an almost but not quite…

Posted on March 16th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by


It’s Sunday again and I was hoping to show off a fully painted (but not marked) powered armour platoon. However, fate took a hand in stealing away some of my painting time as I was called in to help a damsel in distress… and spent a good couple of ho…

A monumentous occasion.

Posted on March 9th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by


This weekend has seen the 18th birthday celebrations of my son. Friday was his birthday and after he’d spent the afternoon with his mum, he came to the pub with me for the first time as a legal patron. Needless to say that the evening was spent drinkin…

Another Sunday.

Posted on March 2nd, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by


Before I start today’s post, I’d like to welcome The Lord of Excess, head head and Wyvern Wrangler to Inso’s World. I hope you all enjoy your stay and find something of interest amongst the various corridors and pathways.This week has been another slow…

Are you going to Overlord?

Posted on February 27th, 2014 under , . Posted by


This is just a quick post to alert you all to the Overlord Wargaming event in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, this weekend:Click the Pic!It is a small event but there is always plenty to see so it is worth a visit. There is also a canteen with cooked food and d…

More Votoms thinking…

Posted on February 24th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by


I was wondering just how to go about chopping down the Votoms kits so I managed to find a nice full frontal picture on line so that I could chop it about. Here is what I came up with:Click the Pic!All I did was remove a small portion from the arms and …

A quiet week.

Posted on February 23rd, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by


I’d like to say that I have made loads of progress on hobby stuff but, unfortunately, I have been kept busy with work this week and as a result, I have only managed to paint three of the Grymn in powered armour. I don’t have pix because the bases aren’…

Will the rain ever stop?!

Posted on February 16th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by


It has been a week of further heavy rain, gale force winds and flooding all over the country. As a result of the atrocious weather and flooding, my fellow servicemen have been called forward to help with flood defences and rescue operations and as part…

The Grymn march continues.

Posted on February 9th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by


Well… that was a week.I have been working hard, I went to a mess function on Wednesday, suffered on Thursday, fell in the shower on Thursday, suffered on Friday, didn’t sleep at all on Friday night, had an extremely productive Saturday (considering I…