End of January: 2023

As far as painting goes this year has started very well. I have knocked out 5 of my monthly RCL categories and 2 of the quarterly ones. I am still plugging away at the last 3 for the month. I am almost done with my new release and freebie. The PC mini is just barelyContinue reading “End of January: 2023”

New Year, New Goals (2023)

2022 is very nearly over. Which means it’s time to look back at the goals I set for the year and what was actually accomplished. Here is a reminder of what my goals for 2022 were. Here’s an update on those: 2022 Hobby Adjacent Goals: 2022 Hobby Goals: Now that I’ve gone over this yearContinue reading “New Year, New Goals (2023)”

Secret Commission: Zinogre

Earlier this year I was contacted by a client who wanted me to do a job. It took about 30 hours total to finish it. It was a very fun and challenging sculpt. I do regret not getting better pictures before it left my hands. It would not fit in my light box so IContinue reading “Secret Commission: Zinogre”

Personal Update: Spring 2022

I have not had time to sit down and write a blog in quite some time. I am working on some review articles very slowly. I have been dealing with the loss of our two cats in 3 months of each other. So it’s been pretty rough around here. I have also been working onContinue reading “Personal Update: Spring 2022”

September…Soon™

September is coming up very quickly; I’ve got a little less than a week to finish things for August. Some things are not getting done that I thought would and some that I didn’t expect to get started got started. First off here is my list for the month: I finished everything highlighted in greenContinue reading “September…Soon™”

Brushes, Brushes Everywhere: Shape and Size

We’re back!  It’s been a while so here is the first anatomy post to refresh your memory. Now let’s break the general anatomy of the bristles down a little more starting with shapes. While there are tons of shapes, I’m only going to go over the ones that I find myself using most often toContinue reading “Brushes, Brushes Everywhere: Shape and Size”

Mini Tips Tuesday #2: Primers

For this Mini Tips Tuesday we’re going to be talking all about primers. “What is a primer?” Primer is a coat of paint that allows your subsequent layers of paint to adhere better. It will help keep your paint job more durable as well. Without primer paint will easily chip off and ruin your paintContinue reading “Mini Tips Tuesday #2: Primers”