Easter Oldhammer

Oldhammer

After a week away for work, I came back just in time for the long Easter weekend and had quite a lot of time for painting.  I spent most of that time finishing off my Reaper Bones frogmen and working on Mudcroak the squog shaman, so I hope I’ll be able to post a photo of them all together next week.  I also did some quite quick paint jobs on three old Citadel Miniatures – one for Shin High Terror, one for my Sidequest of Chaos, and one just for fun.

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The Painting of the Fellowship

The Painting of the Fellowship

A wizard is never late, Frodo Baggins.  Nor is he early.  He arrives precisely when he means to.

Gandalf, The Fellowship of the Ring

Unlike Gandalf, my artwork often arrives late.  These nine tiny men have been in my painting queue for over ten years, but they have roots that go back much further.  When I got the 1991 Citadel Miniatures Red Catalogue, one of the first minis I ordered was Gandalf from their Fellowship of the Ring set.  My dad helped me to paint it.  But since it – sadly – didn’t survive to the present day, that’s not the subject of this post.

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