Category Archives: charity

In 32 months…


A over two years ago we decided to take a chance. As a reference and maybe some history, I wrote In Five Years.  It was about the events we (NE Privateers) ran and how they grew from 2009-2014. It was … Continue reading

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Rant – Log Jam!!!


It has been about a month. Why, I don’t know (third base). Well, maybe I do. A lot of March has been taken by conventions. Four days for PAX East and over a week for AdeptiCon. Preparation and planning for … Continue reading

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Grace O’Malley – Update #26 – Donate or Paint Complete!


Tuesday started out well. Normal morning routine. Worked on her hair and face, a lot of blending. Thin the paint, add a layer. As the morning when on, I just didn’t feel well. Have had a cold, con crud or … Continue reading

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Grace O’Malley – Update #26 – Donate or Paint!


I think of this as Donate & Paint!! Yesterday, Sunday 22 Feb, I was informed that my arch nemesis had challenge me. Donate or Paint is a charity Chain Attack started. A member of the Wm/Hd community has medical troubles. Because … Continue reading

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Project Rolling: Update #11 – Broken Banners & Bugs


Is there such a thing as Con Crud. Is it a cold, flu, exhaustion or all of the above. I didn’t start TempleCon 2015 the way I wanted to. The days before involved a family funeral, travel and hotel rooms. … Continue reading

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TempleCon NE Privateers stuff


It is about two month to TempleCon 2015.  So much to do and Pad Thai too!! We plan to have a NE Privateer a table again. Did you even notice that we had one at TempleCon 2014? Frightening isn’t it!!! … Continue reading

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In Five Years…..


I have been involved with the Warmachine & Hordes events at TempleCon for over five years… In 2009 TempleCon was at the Biltmore in down town Providence.  We had the whole ballroom on the second floor.     I was a Pressganger working … Continue reading

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Work Days…


I work a full five days a week.  Each day I move hundreds of pounds of auto part.  I am trying to do hobby stuff every day, but work days are hard.  I get home as late as 7:30 after … Continue reading

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Closing out 2012 – part 4


Unlike the other three this one will not be in chronological order.  I switch back and forth between different things so much I can’t untangle the mess…. In late August, early Sept I did a little bit of Skorne and start … Continue reading

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Looking ahead – Update #7 – Mammoth Stuff


Been out of action for most of the week. Monday was pretty good, I got the Tuffalos close to done.  No,  I didn’t get any photos… Tuesday, I just didn’t feel well, chest cold, cough etc…  Honestly, I felt like … Continue reading

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