Category Archives: Painting Motivation

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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DiceWraith’s Pigs Update #3 – HobbyStreakDay works – Going Home!


After I made the Helga post, I saw a post with #hobbystreakday(number). It didn’t take long to figure out that, it was a motivational trick, do a half hour of painting, assembling or whatever and post it… So, I started … Continue reading

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DiceWraith’s Pigs Update #2- This makes me happy!!!


It is funny sometimes how life goes in circle. 18 months ago, I picked up these pigs for a very selfish reason. I didn’t want my friend to give up his ‘favorite’ army. Many gamers sell things they do not … 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 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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