Highlighting flesh… in 6mm?

Yes, I know I said I was going to move on to the clothing, but when I decided to grab an hour this evening to move things a bit further forward, I picked up the first strip and thought, "hmmm, I wonder..." So, this is one of those little detours that could have proved fruitless in this scale, but … Continue reading

Getting the Greeks going again

Yes, yes, "where have you been?", I hear you cry. Well, what with getting issue 10 out the door and having the usual seasonal commitments, it's been a while since I've been able to find the peace and seclusion to wield a paintbrush in anger, but here I am, raring to go. You may recall that I had … Continue reading

Prepping the Greeks

Okay, another short session tonight to start preparing the 6mm Greeks for painting. I have taken a trio of photos to show you precisely what I've done. In the first picture, I've laid out the tools and materials I'm using next to the first completed unit (noble cavalry). There are some 12" strips … Continue reading

A change of pace and scale

After a mad couple of weeks finishing issue 9 of Battlegames (currently at the printers -- see the main site for details), I feel ready for yet another change to keep me sane and make me feel as though my personal wargaming targets are being achieved. That may sound like Olleyspeak, but the fact is … Continue reading