Category Archives: Painting Motivation

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 Tipsy Hippo – Update #5 – Smashing Roadblocks


Much has happened since last I posted. Yet, not much has changed. I have several half written posts that need to get edited and finished. Why post now? MK3 All of my project are planned around a theme list. The … Continue reading

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Project – I want a new HAT!!! – Update #2 – WTF


Well, if February the Piggy posted his stage #1 and I got to start mine. I picked a ten model unit of Bog Trogs. Seems at least equal to six Pigs with Polearms. I finish my stage two in less … 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 #27 – 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 Tipsy Hippo – Update #4 – A Trio that can Dance


Con Crud is losing its grip. I felt pretty good today, but by late afternoon, I was bushed. I wish I was working on I want a new Hat!!, but with zero piggy news, I can’t work on them. Soon … Continue reading

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Project Tipsy Hippo – Update #3 – A Trio


Maybe I should have called this ConCrud update #1. Not much better today. Hot, then cold, cough cough, nap, wake up coughing….  I’m sure you get the idea. No Piggy news….  Heavy sigh…. The adjustment to life without Peggy happen … Continue reading

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Con Crud – The dregs


Today a fever and cough came back. It may be Con Crud or Swine flu… No progress on anything hobby related. Why am I doing a Amon Ad-Raza theme list? 1. I like his model! 2. I have heard a … Continue reading

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Project Tipsy Hippo – Update #2 – The faceless masses…


Sunday, Sunday…. Just another day to move some snow. Almost a foot and more on Tuesday. So what did I do besides wonder if there has been any Piggy progress. Well, a full hour of CaptainCon planning. No details for … Continue reading

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