Author Archives: skippen

About skippen

A gamer, a painter, and a reader.

The Massive Base and the Fishermen

Well, the base for the rabbit ranger I am working on, no matter what, was too big. To make it work, I would have to add a handful of figures, and still it may not be the right size.  So, … Continue reading

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Guild Ball

Well, I hadn’t realized it has been this long since I have posted.  I am still plugging away at the Rabbit Ranger.  I have decided that the base I built (see previous entry) is just too big.  I took a … Continue reading

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A Ton of Milliput

This weekend, I put milliput on the base I created.  It took A LOT.  I have never used so much.   I was able to create the jagged rock face that I wanted (well, I still have to pull it off … Continue reading

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Sixth Grade Crafts

I started the base last night for the Rabbit Ranger. I have some fine mesh chicken-wire that I mounted (i.e. stapled really hard) to the base. And then I mixed up some paper-mache, and with my wife, we went to … Continue reading

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Quiet on the Painting Front

Well, it has been to long since I posted last. I am still working on Mr. Giant Dwarf bust, but I keep putting him down. There is a lot of miniature in that miniature. I have also been and returned … Continue reading

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The Beard comes to Shape

This past weekend, I spent Saturday with the other members of the CMPA painting, chatting, and having a good time. I got some good work in on the beard with some help for Kris (one of our seasoned painters here). … Continue reading

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So … much …. hair…

This past Friday, I went to Greeley Paint Group at the Nerd Store. Very, very low turn-out, but I got some quality time with Synjinn and Volkon’s hair. I am starting to discover that hair, for me at least, is … Continue reading

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