Tools of the Trade: Minis: Bones Black

“I’m back! Now, tell me about Bones Black.” Bones Black is a new material developed by Reaper Miniatures. As of January 2019 they will be releasing a mini a month in this material throughout the year. If you were a part of their fourth Bones Kickstarter you will also be getting some along with theContinue reading “Tools of the Trade: Minis: Bones Black”

February 2019 Goals

Where did January go? No matter where it went I’m sure it’ll be back eventually. It’s the first of February so it’s time for a monthly goals post. First some updates: I finished the Frost Giant Queen! The giveaway is still running through tomorrow so if you want to enter head over to my FacebookContinue reading “February 2019 Goals”

Tools of the Trade: The Essentials

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 getContinue reading “Tools of the Trade: The Essentials”

Mini Ma’al: Update 1

I’ve gotten quite a bit of work done on this since my last post. First I took a Reaper Bones Hydra model (SKU: 77191) and the wings from the Reaper Bones version of Rauthuros (SKU: 77111). I then cut up the wings into two pieces and carved out an approximation of the shape of theContinue reading “Mini Ma’al: Update 1”

Making of a Mini Ma’al

This will be an ongoing project for a while since I will be doing it in between other projects. So what’s a Mini Ma’al you ask? Well it’s the mash up of a Reaper Miniatures Bones Hydra and the wings of a Bones Rauthuros stuck together to make a miniature Tiamat like creature. The Ma’alContinue reading “Making of a Mini Ma’al”

Quick Update

So I’ve got a ton of things going on right now. I’ve got 7 projects due by the 3rd of Februrary. I know I’ve procrastinated on getting Minivember photos up but as soon as I catch up on this backlog I’ll get those taken care of. I’m also working on making a paint swatch journal.Continue reading “Quick Update”

The Hobby Holder: Review

I’m going to say this up front: I was not paid to do this review. Now that that’s out of the way let’s get into it. The Hobby Holder started out on Kickstarter needing only $16,500 to begin production. They made $89,348.50 and an additional $14,651.50 in the backer kit. So needless to say this isContinue reading “The Hobby Holder: Review”