Come into the Garden…

“There lies an island in the midst of the Mediterranean sea, upon which, resides a gardener of much renown. She dwells alone, gliding effortlessly through the labyrinthine topiary borders and flower beds, tending to her beloved flora with the utmost dedication…  Dotted about, here and there, stand a plethora of stone statues. These masonic effigiesContinue reading “Come into the Garden…”

Shut up and paint!

  For the past couple of weeks now I have been pondering about my hobby activities and in the vain of the New Year posts I have been reading lately I thought I might put fingers to keyboard and tell the internet all about it. I have many wargaming projects of various eras and scales whichContinue reading “Shut up and paint!”

Hoof & Claw

My birthday in September saw me gain some new additions for my Of Myth & Legend project which I took great enjoyment in painting. These miniatures are from Foundry Miniatures Greek mythology range. These three centaurs were a real joy to paint and were somewhat of an experimental process as I had never really painted horseContinue reading “Hoof & Claw”

An Imaginary Menagerie

With my leg on the mend my tenure as ‘Lord Leisure’ is coming to an end and it’s back to the grindstone this week. Having the best part of the summer off has been rather novel and my hobby output has been gratifyingly prolific. Lately, I have been working on another addition to my Greek Mythology project, in the formContinue reading “An Imaginary Menagerie”

Of Beast & Man

‘While passing through the forbidden forests, an arrow loosed from the tree line, alerts our intrepid hero and his trusty entourage to the imminent threat of ambush!..’ I have been busily painting more mythical creatures for my Of Myth & Legend project, this time in the form of a small band of Satyrs. These plastic miniatures are BeastmenContinue reading “Of Beast & Man”

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