Category Archives: minions

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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What do I call this one?


This is a long story. My first painted Pig was a Targ for Dicewraith on a Christmas swap. He requested that it have a pink Mohawk. It was his breast cancer army. In 2015  I painted a bunch of gator … Continue reading

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Project – I want a new HAT!!! – Update #3 – Is it really Spring?


I sit here with the windows opened and a nice breeze. I am walking with the dog every day. She seems to like it, but I am over a mile and a half (not bad for an old fart), but … Continue reading

Posted in CaptainCon, Gator, Gators, Hordes, Lost Hemisphere, Minion, minions, Painting, project, Rant, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

He wants a WHAT?


I had a request to paint a big Gator. Snapjaw seemed to fit what he wanted. I showed him the one I painted years ago. I started with the base. Two products, Squadron Green Putty and Renaissance Ink Flocking Gel. … Continue reading

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Vox populi


I have not had a project since Grace O’Malley.  I make no promises on when this will be finish.  Only that it will get finished and I will post about this. I have a large model for myself and two … Continue reading

Posted in Cryx, Gators, Hordes, Menoth, Mercenary, minions, Painting, Painting Motivation, project, Rant, skorne, Uncategorized, warmachine | Leave a comment

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 #8 – shifting gears


This is one of those day..  After a couple of those weeks..  I keep thinking about Tuffalos and I just can’t seem to climb that mountain right now.  When that happens, it is time to find a different route.  So … Continue reading

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WR Rant


It is about 30 hours since War Room was released. What the hell is going on.  I have played and enjoyed Privateer Press products for way over five year.  Warmachine/Hordes primarily.  PP isn’t perfect, but they don’t miss very often. … Continue reading

Posted in Circle, Cryx, Cygnar, Hordes, Khador, Legion, Menoth, Mercenary, minions, Pirate, Rant, Retribution, skorne, Trollbloods, War Room, warmachine | 2 Comments

BigK – Update 19 – Moving on


One good thing about Dumb & Dumber and the Problem Child is that there are a lot of similarities in the model. One bad thing about Dumb & Dumber and the Problem Child is that there are a lot of similarities in … Continue reading

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Looking at his Feet…..


I like the Wyrd Bayou Bases I used on the Frog and decided to use them on the Warcasters and Beasts for the Gator army…  The units will get home made bases. So I picked up the large ones for … Continue reading

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