Last 15 posts from Dampf's modelling page

Day Nineteen of the Orcs in the Webbe Advent Calendar

Posted on December 20th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Margahrah and the Battle of Burnehof by Tony HarwoodDay nineteen of this years advent calendar is another story featuring the Lyonesse Commisariat Marghrah and his loyal troop of retreating Ferach Elves – Margahrah and the Battle of Burnefof. For full …

Dracci Breath – Day Fifteen of the 2014 Advent Calendar

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

Craig Andrews of Orcs in the Webbe has just uploaded the latest free post on the OITW Advent Calendar 2014 – Dracci Breath, written by me. For full details go to this link.This short story was written in response to a request from Craig, following…

Gin and Tonic by Tony Harwood

Posted on December 14th, 2014 under , . Posted by

This coloured pencil sketch was a birthday gift for my Daughter.Happy Birthday Holly.It was drawn on artists sketch paper and coloured with watercolour paints. the frame has been matt waxed to take away the gloss white finish.Holly’s favourite drink is…

A Carol from Flanders

Posted on December 12th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Sue and I have just returned from our first 2014 Christmas Carol Service and we were entertained with this Carol.A Carol from Flanders (a poem about the Christmas truce of 1914) by Frederick Niven set to the Christmas Carol music While shepherds watche…

More Wargame Terrain by Tony Harwood

Posted on December 8th, 2014 under , . Posted by

My book More Wargame Terrain or Dampfpanzerwagon Guide No.2 has been selling well and there are just 13 signed and numbered copies left. Should you be interested in purchasing one of these limited edition publications, please go to this link.In ad…

Day Five of the Orcs in the Webbe Advent Calendar 2014 – A very special tribute

Posted on December 5th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Today sees the Orcs in the Webbe Advent pay tribute to two well-loved and sadly missed personalities. The first is Roger Willcox a fervent supporter of the Yahoo Flintloque Group – The Notables who as his alter ego Uncle Rogipoos added so much ‘colour’…

Day Four of the Orcs in the Webbe Advent Calendar 2014

Posted on December 4th, 2014 under , . Posted by

He’s back!Day Four of the Advent Calendar features the latest adventure of our lovable anti-hero Foul-Mouth Freddy – Foul Mouth Freddy Looses the ****ing Chest.Freddy is somewhat b****ered when a chest containing Cryptmass presents is lost. Read all ab…

Day Two of the Orcs in the Webbe Advent Calendar 2014

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

Day Two of the 2014 Advent Calendar – Renovating Walls by someone called Tony Harwood – see this link for full details (and some super big images).It is quite apt that on day two of the OITW Advent there is a terrain feature written by me as …

Day One of the Orcs in the Webbe Advent Calendar 2014

Posted on December 1st, 2014 under . Posted by

And so it begins…..Day One of the 2014 Advent Calendar – The Beast by Matthew Hartley is now available – for full details go to this link.Tony

The Orcs in the Webbe Advent 2014

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

The Orcs in the Webbe Advent Calendar 2014There is just one day to go before the start of the most eagerly anticipated event of Juletide. The Orcs in the Webbe Advent 2014.Each year Craig Andrews, editor of OITW cajoles, bullies and bribes various unsu…

Gnome Cannon for November – finished

Posted on November 29th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

At last, the Gnome Cannon and Crew are finished.As stated in earlier posts, the cannon was a bonus buy, purchased as part of a mixed bag of Games Workshop bits and pieces. While the figures were spare, being stuffed in to my Flintloque ‘lead pile’ draw…

Painting over a Black Basecoat

Posted on November 28th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Image used with permission of the artistRegular readers and followers will know that I usually paint my miniature figures over a Black basecoat or undercoat, ala Kevin Dallimore. For details see Kevin’s own website. However I sometimes find that t…

The Olde Barn from More Wargame Terrain

Posted on November 27th, 2014 under . Posted by

The Olde Barn is the model I chose to have as the cover illustration on Dampfpanzerwagon Guide No.2 – More Wargame Terrain for two reasons, the first is that it fitted the portrait format better and secondly it showed a number of different modelling te…

Salamander Space Marine

Posted on November 26th, 2014 under . Posted by

My latest Games Workshop Space Marine miniature is this Salamander Space Marine Tech.I have had the miniature both based and primed for some time, but other projects have taken priority. The display figure is mounted onto a block of thick plastic card …

How to make this model maker very happy?

Posted on November 25th, 2014 under . Posted by

These five magazines were given to me by my Sister-in-Law’s father, who is also a model maker. Thank you Alec.And how do you make this same model maker very jealous?By showing his this advert. The Captain Scarlet – Spectrum Pursuit Vehicle is a model t…