Kickstarters seem to be all the rage at the moment and, for miniatures at least, there seems to be a couple of different ways they are used. One is by larger companies as a convenient, hip and ‘modern’ way of taking pre-orders. This is a bit of a twisting of the idea behind crowd funding, … More Imbrian Arts Kickstarter
Now that was a superb event! Toosh, MrDee and I all took Friday off work and made the long and arduous journey all 200+ miles up to Manchester. We arrived at about 14:30 and decided to try and find the studio the day before the event to make it a much easier morning on the … More NMM Workshop at Golem Painting Studio
Its that time of year again, and the big BMSS show in bath is just round the corner. Bugle Call is definitely one of my favourite shows of the year with a really good mix of impressive club stands, a very solid painting competition (which uses the ‘open’ style of judging where you present a … More Bugle Call 2012 swiftly approaches
Golem Painting Studio have another event on this coming weekend (17th November), and in contrast to the last one, I will be there as a student rather than a tutor. Tommie Soule will be looking specifically at how to paint NMM in his distinctive and vibrant way. This is something I experienced for a couple … More Gollum… *cough* I mean Golem this Saturday
We’ve had a bit of a shuffle around at Bodgers HQ. Unlike a lot of painters we know, we are very lucky to have a large spare room available to us for our hobby(ies). It’s easy to take the space for granted until you see people sharing photo’s of their painting areas. Modelers seem to be very … More Organised Chaos…aka The Den
Well, the base is pretty much built and and after a bit of filling and sanding, I have attached it to the plinth and sprayed it all black.