Now that I have some terrain for SW:A its time to paint up some forces! First up is a small Tau pathfinder recon team. When Tau were first released back in the late 1990s, I really wasn’t into them. The design seemed too far away from the Games Workshop style. Since that time the Tau have […]Read more "Shadow Wars: Armageddon 1,000-point Tau Pathfinder Team"
Shadow Wars: Armageddon! I am very excited to see GW return to campaign-skirmish games! GW’s Necromunda is one of my all-time favorite tabletop games, and I played it for many years beyond it’s supported life. I never really got into Kill Team but when SW:A was announced, I found reason to dig through storage, finally cracking […]Read more "Shadow Wars: Armageddon and Mantic terrain"
This week’s soap experiments didn’t turn out as planned, which is disappointing considering the time and materials wasted. At least I know more about what doesn’t work. I have two new designs made just for March. St. Patty’s Bath The loaf this week is a refreshing mint-oil and goat’s milk for St. Patrick’s Day. The […]Read more "DIY Soap: It’s Not a Fail if You Learn… Right?"
My sister-in-law loved the little heart soaps I gave out in February so much that she commissioned a batch to give out at her business. In fact, almost every woman I’d given soap to over the holidays spoke highly of the gifts so I decided to keep working on it and try more advanced designs. […]Read more "DIY Soap: Churning Ocean"
The Christmas experiment with homemade herbal soaps proved very popular despite being incredibly basic. I decided to give it another go with better materials and commercial molds. Once again, off to the craft store!Read more "DIY Soap: Second Try"
It’s not miniatures or gaming related, but I’ve started a new project: homemade soap. Last year I decided to do a handmade Christmas. The plan was to give DIY chocolate and candy plates, scented candles, and herbal body soaps. The project quickly exploded into something much larger than I intended, however, the gifts proved very […]Read more "Something Different: DIY Herbal Soap"
I’m taking a break from 28mm models to work on 15mm stuff once again. As All Quiet on the Martian Front has gained new life, I thought I’d dust off the models, but set the next Martian invasion in the 1960s while America was busy planning to fight on the nuclear battlefields of a Cold […]Read more "New Project: DIY Casting"