Category Archives: Basing

Project Sisters: Et ex Patriarchus – Progress in 2020!


This project was “started” in 2019and it had a slow start. 2020’s Isolation (no other way to say that) forced me to swap between various projects. This helped prevent “Log Jams”. The same thing on my desk over and over … Continue reading

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The Wheel Demands it!!!! – spin it again….


Well, the Llealese Resistance is as done as I can make it right now. Waiting for 3 Avatars… Yesterday morning, I took all of the Bases for Project Sisters: Et ex Patriarchus. Scrubbed them in warm soapy water with an old … Continue reading

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A Clear Water Rant!!!


For all of my Gators (Amphibious models) have done deep bases with water effects.. Dragon Forge make the resin bases. I wash them to remove any mold release. Then prime them. Paint the inside are swampy color (Thornwood Green). When … Continue reading

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Project: I never did get a new HAT!!! #4 – Reset….


In 2017 I came close to finishing the Gator theme. Sacral Vaults and Troll solo was all that was missing. Pendrake’s students and the Elf & Snake got added and all the sweet stuff hinted about at L&L. Last Spring … Continue reading

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Project: I never did get new HAT!!! #3 – This isn’t easy


This is not an easy one. This will probably read like a project plan. Shrug, I guess it is…. Here are my plans. I hope to put this on a mud & water (swampy) base. I have a “deep blank” … Continue reading

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Project: I never did get new HAT!!! – SOO update #2 – Packing up


A couple of weeks ago, I posted some goals to paint and take to SOO. Blind Walker – done Croak Raiders – two units done Mist Speaker – two done Thrullg – two done Wrastler – done Trog Harpooner – … Continue reading

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Project: I never did get new HAT!!! – SOO update #1


A couple of years ago, I painted a bunch of Gators. The last time I even pulled any of them out was last June just before Mk3 dropped. Previous updates #1, #2, #3…. I organize or work conventions more than … Continue reading

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Project – I want a new HAT!!! – Update #4


Where do we sit at the end of Mark 2… My last update on this project was in May, over a year ago. So I have lot to cover… In those months, I have done a Tone of  stages. That sounds … Continue reading

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Project Ambidextrous Toucan: Update 12- A lot of Purple


Days go by. I watch the dog, run some errands, help with Peggy or go to Whiz and paint. Everything changes and I can’t plan anything. I got the basing done of the Precursor Knights. One thing is obvious looking … Continue reading

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Project Gray Muffin: Update #1


I must apologize.  I should have posted an update a week or two ago.  CaptainCon happened.  The last two weeks have been a blur.  It seems like every day was consumed by “what about this”, last minute stuff. A couple … Continue reading

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