Posts Tagged ‘Painting’

Analogue Hobbies Painting Challenge 8 month 1

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

So the first month of the challenge has passed this saturday, and how have I been progressing?Well, good actually, because I am virtually on target…Virtually?  Well, let me explain:I have set myself a target of 750 points to reach, and currently…

ECW /TYW Cavalry released

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

I am very pleased to announce that the three codes of ECW/TYW troopers are available in the shop.Price is our usual for cavalry £8.50 per set of three horses and riders.And, Here they are in all their glory!

Poltava part 2 – the terrain

Posted on January 19th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Jon and Diane used artificial grass for the terrain and the manual paint job was very effective. The playing surface is very robust and would take a fair bit of punishment if unfortunate enough to experience it.The table was twenty feet by six and the …

Dark Angels – Tanks – Predator progress

Posted on January 19th, 2018 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Over the last few months where I can I’ve been adding a little bit here and there to my two Dark Angels Tanks. Both original Rogue Trader models but the Razorback has some modern bits on and is slightly converted. I’ve finished the bronze metallics, up…

On the Painting Desk 30

Posted on January 19th, 2018 under . Posted by

As month one of the AHPC closes (I`ll do a post on that tomorrow), progress has been good.Well, really good actually, and I might hit my mark without issues…All the Emperor’s Children models AND the Earthshaker got finished the past week, so it’s tim…

Colourful Cavalry, Part Two

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

Horses in colours other than brown! Armour in colours other than silver! Dogs and cats living together! Chaos and disorder! Well, something like that. Horses and armour, at least. I realized that all twelve horses for my regular ECW cavalry are all brown. Every last one of them. There’s a bunch of variation in tone, … Continue reading Colourful Cavalry, Part Two

Getting started again

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

Hello everyone once again! As I mentioned last time, I’m still trying to reduce the lead pile, and so far 2018 is going better than 2017.First of all, I’m incredibly generous, and overall just a great person, so I gave Kieron 23 models. Admittedly…

Terrain is everything – movement tray

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

Suddenly realised I hadn’t shared any progress on these and it would appear I’ve only taken this one picture so far, and they’re almost complete. As much as I tried to convince myself these will speed movement up my last game suggests I might have been…

Bonefields – Characters

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

Following on from my earlier post on Macrocosm’s upcoming Bonefields release, I’ve been beavering away on some more of the new range. First up is this fantastic goblin vampire. I don’t recall ever seeing a goblin vampire before (gobpire? Vamplin?) but …

Too Much To Chew

Posted on January 17th, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Bitterly cold night last night to go to the club, sleet on the car and a biting wind. We had organised a four man game of Dead Man’s Hand which had to be modified due to the arrival of a couple of guys with nothing to do. We amended the scenario for si…

Some 25mm Planet of the Apes

Posted on January 16th, 2018 under , , , . Posted by

Santa gifted me with a small collection of 25mm apes in boilersuits from Eureka games. These will make good team in Pulp Alley. It was too cold to spray prime these guys black over the holidays so I painted on some white gesso I had and painted th…

Terrain is everything – 40k future container scatter terrain – To Done!

Posted on January 15th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Following on from the Deathwatch and the sentinels I finished up two future containers. These pieces of scatter terrain have been knocking around for years. Whereas I’d completed six of them and been using them in games these two had stalled because I …

On the Painting Desk 29

Posted on January 13th, 2018 under . Posted by

A lot of work has been done for the AHPC, meaning the desk has been half cleared this week of work in progress figures.You`ll be able to check them out on my blog during the coming week, as they will appear their thursday normally as usual, so expect a…

Lord Felthius & Tainted Cohort – Kit Review

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

Back once again with another wade into the realms of Games Workshop’s Easy-Built kits. Last time we covered the Myphitic Blight Hauler and this time […]

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Colourful Cavalry: Armour as well as horses!

Posted on January 9th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I’ve posted links to horse painting articles and tutorials before, including the exhaustive “horse of a different colour” series over at Trouble at t’Mill. Mike even gives you some rough math on what colours any given troop/regiment/herd/group of horses should be: “One tip – if you’re batch painting, the maths works out roughly that you … Continue reading Colourful Cavalry: Armour as well as horses!

More 54mm AWI Provincials

Posted on January 9th, 2018 under , , . Posted by

I pushe out another two units of 54mm AWI provincials. These plastics are a mixed lot so size varies some as does their equipment.As with past groups, I painted up the provincials in lots of four (companies sharing a jacket and cuff pattern).So today w…

Kairic Acolyte Sample Model

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

I finished the second model in my Tzeentch force today. The Kairic Acolyte!This was another color sample, and test to get familiar with the model.This is how the rest of them will look, as I’m stoked with the results.This is also one of my first succes…

Finished English Civil War Figures

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

Not the greatest photographs going, but so far the only ones I’ve gotten of all of my recently completed 28mm ECW figures all together! Starting top left, the dark yellow coats belong to six firelock musketeers (in Pikeman’s Lament terms, either a Forlorn Hope or Commanded Shot). Clockwise we have two troops of regular horse, … Continue reading Finished English Civil War Figures

Nalani WIP #2 and Some More

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

Nalani WIP #2 and Some More Nalani WIP With the new year came new motivation to paint for me, so I’ve spent quite a lot of time on Nalani. Just before Christmas, I managed to mess up her hair to the point that I had to strip her head and start ov…

Festive (ish) painting…

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

In the absence of any competitions to report on over the festive period, I’ve managed to fit in a little painting and photographing (is that a word?) time.If you follow Madaxeman.com on Facebook you may well already have seen some of this rather unusua…

Tutorial: Painting Orc/Ork/Orruk Skin By Chris

Posted on January 6th, 2018 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Greetings here is my tutorial for painting green skin, first shared on the blog’s Facebook page.Stage 1:Primer – Tamiya Fine Surface Primer Light Grey Base coat – Goblin Green 72.030 Vallejo game ColourStage 2:1st Shadows – Sick Green 72.029 Vallejo Ga…

On the Painting Desk 28

Posted on January 5th, 2018 under . Posted by

A new year has begin, but the AHPC painting keeps steaming on…In this newest upload, I`m looking around a bit for entries this year… but also forward to challenge 9 in like a year’s time.But many, many, many things will be added over the months… …

Man Flu II: It’s Back!

Posted on January 3rd, 2018 under , . Posted by

I should have known better than to tease the Gods, my first bout of cold (I exaggerated a tad) left before Christmas but this sod hit me just after Boxing Day just to show me the difference between cold and flu. I have obviously not had real flu before…

Death Guard Myphitic Blight Hauler – Kit Review

Posted on January 3rd, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy! It’s been a long time coming, but the teased and much-sought after Myphitic Blight Hauler has landed! It’s been […]

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New product news from Warfare Miniatures

Posted on January 3rd, 2018 under , , , , . Posted by

Set 1 – Lobster helmet, armour and swordsECW/TYW CavalryThese three codes will be released sometime in January 2018. It has taken them a long time to reach the market having been sculpted bout five or six years ago.Set 2 lobster helmet, armour and pist…