Posts Tagged ‘Orcs and Goblins’

Nontraditional Goblin Skin Part 2: Old School Edition

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

Goblins have been on my mind lately.  I know that’s an odd thing to say but it is true.  I have been contemplating goblin weapons, goblin society, goblin raiding tactics, even goblin intelligence (or lack thereof).  But mostly I’ve been …

Night Goblin Battle Standard, Shaman, and 2 other Big Bosses

Posted on March 25th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Troll Hag

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Grimgor Ironhide

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Orc Big Boss Battle Standard Bearer

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Night Goblin Squig Gobba

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Savage Orc Big Boss

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Analogue Painting Challenge Review

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

The 4th Analogue Painting Challenge has come and gone and its now time to review what was achieved against what was set. An ambitious target was set comprising of the following:Twenty-one Citadel Orcs from circa 1984-5A Lawmen Gang of nine figures for …

Back to the Brushes 86

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

Despite all best intentions very little painting has happened here over this week. This means that regretfully the entry for the Last Stand bonus round of the Analogue Painting Challenge has not been completed in time to submit. Hopefully, the stand wi…

Dead Man’s Hand 2

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

Here the Earp Brothers that will be used a part of a Lawman gang in Dead Man’s Hand. The figures are from Artizan Design’s and were great to paint. They have been sculpted based on the characters as portrayed in the Kevin Costner film Wyatt Earp and th…

Back to the Brushes 85

Posted on February 26th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Some work in progress pictures as promise of the current stand of Mycenaeans that are being painted. This stand will be part of the last submission for the Analogue Paining Challenge this year as well as being the centre piece for the infantry element …

Showcase: Night Goblin Characters

Posted on February 22nd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

First, I need to apologize to everyone for utterly failing on the third part of my tutorial on how I painted these models. I am not going to post the photos as they are just too poor to be much help to anyone. This was my first attempt at a true step…

And Now for Something Completely Different 17

Posted on February 21st, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Another seven retro orcs from Citadel and Ral Partha taking the total so far to twenty-one. These have been painted avoiding brighter colours as is common with many figures from their modern counter parts. These have recently been entered into the Anal…

Back to the Brushes 84

Posted on February 17th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Well things have been up and down here over the last three weeks. The phrase “Your post has been made redundant but there are other alternative posts you can apply for” has been used. What this means and when it  will be resolved will take some mo…

Tutorial: How to Paint Night Goblins, Part 2 – Robes

Posted on February 11th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

This is the second part of my three part tutorial of how I paint my Night Goblins. The first part covers how I do the skin. This time I will cover how I do the robes and checks. At the end of this step your models will look like those above.More after …

Tutorial: How to Paint Night Goblins, Part 1 – Skin

Posted on February 3rd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I have been pleasantly surprised by the number of emails and comments I have received asking for a tutorial on how I paint my Night Goblins and their skin. Since I was going to finish these guys up to take to the Las Vegas Open it is the perfect opport…

Warlock and Farseer on Jetbike WIP

Posted on February 3rd, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Added more layers to the Warlock on Jetbike. I have also added the colour block-in for my banner. Added in the highlight for the jetbike carapace with Pink Horror. I was surprised because I used a simple drybrush technique and the end result was actual…

And Now for Something Completely Different 16

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

A recent submission to the Analogue Painting Challenge The figures are all from the Golden Age of Citadel Miniatures, back in the early eighties. Well ‘eighty-four to be precise or there about. The Orcs are all 28mm in scale and vary greatl…

Showcase: Night Goblin Horde

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

This was the first 50 count Night Goblin Horde I painted as part of the army. Armed with hand weapons, trusty shields, nets and full command. They followed the bow boys and I was making good time on them now. Even so they took over a month to paint fr…

Back to the Brushes 83

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

Some work in progress pictures of a few things on going at present.More of the retro Citadel Orcs that will complete the Orcs of the Black Shields warband for Songs of Blades and Heroes.Some more from Artizan Design, with the Earps for Dead Man’s Hand….

Showcase: Forge World Night Goblin Shaman

Posted on January 21st, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Over the next several weeks I will be sharing with you all of my Night Goblin army unit by unit or in this case character by character. To keep it from getting too boring I will be mixing up the order since I did most of the big rank and file units lik…

Back to the Brushes 82

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

Well, things have been a bit hectic here over the last ten days and are likely to get more so over the next few weeks. There is a restructure going on at work and everything is starting to become very real. that includes the prospect of significant cha…

Starting up in 2014

Posted on January 7th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Well, 2014 has started and like so many other plans everything has gone amiss on first contact. The carefully constructed plan for the 4th Analogue Painting Challenge has already been scrapped and a revision drafted. Progress on the first group of orcs…

Rounding up 2013

Posted on December 31st, 2013 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

As 2013 draws to a close in sunny Scotland its a time to reflect before the Hogmanay celebrations start. The year started with the 3rd Painting challenge and progressed  from there.  A new Impetus army has been started and hopefully early nex…

Back to the Brushes 81

Posted on December 29th, 2013 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Progress has been slow over the last week with Christmas and all it brings. Hopefully the next few days will allow a bit more painting to be done on a variety of different elements for the Analogue Challenge.The first set of Orcs are now painted but wa…