Photos are finally up. Hope you enjoy! MInivember 2017 EDIT: Most of the minis were from the Reaper Bones 3 Kickstarter so some may not be available for purchase yet.
The next few weeks in the Tools of the Trade series I’m going to be talking about what kinds of things minis are made from. In these posts. I’m going to break down a little bit about what the different materials are, how they are used, and how to prep and just generally work with... Continue Reading →
Things are settling down a little bit. I should be able to get back to the Tools of the Trade series soon. I can't exactly say when soon is but I am working on it in the meantime. I've taken almost all of the Minivember '17 photos. There are a few that need reshot because... Continue Reading →
I promise I haven't forgotten about the Tools of the Trade series. I've got some very heavy family stuff going on so it might be at least a week or so before I get back to it. Thanks for the understanding and patience.
Now that we’ve got the main essentials out of the way we’re going to talk about assembly and prep. Many models come in more than one piece. This is to make molding the mini easier for the manufacturer to produce it. When the mini comes to you in pieces there’s no need to worry. I’ll... Continue Reading →
This week’s blog is about things that are helpful but not necessary to have around. “So what kind of things might I want to have around?” First and foremost in my opinion are notebooks. Notebooks are handy for many things in the miniature painting world. You can use them to do things like plan out... Continue Reading →
So you’ve decided to delve into the hobby that is painting miniatures. It can be overwhelming at first, and one of the most challenging things is figuring out what tools you need right away and what tools you don’t need quite yet. This week’s post is about the essentials, the tools you’ll need to get... Continue Reading →
There are many things you need to know before you start painting miniatures, and one of the most important is what tools to use and how to use them. There are many tools available to you and when you are getting started the amount of options can be overwhelming. I'm here to help you learn... Continue Reading →
I've finished the first two minis. They are larger so it didn't take me as long to complete. The Sand Kraken took a few hours and Cthulhu only took about two days. I will make an update once I've painted everything with new and nicer photos. These are just the quick photos I took for... Continue Reading →