Dark Alliance Nomads Review

Well may you wonder why I’m posting these guys and not more on the Swamp? The reason is I found more Goblins and Elves from Dark Alliance that I did not realise existed due to the way they do their box art (same picture on each box, regardless of contents).  I suppose this is to […]

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Views From My Windows

Well after seeing the other folks’ exciting photos, I felt I should even up the score. I thought I’d show you some views from the back and front of our house that are very average, (please excuse the dirty windows). The first two are taken looking out our lounge room window to the small backyard. […]

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Napoleonic Foot Dragoons

I did say I wasn’t going to be able to post much at the moment but when a window of opportunity arrives I will. I have had these Napoleonic Foot Dragoons that I painted earlier on in the year (before things became frantic!), so I thought I would pop them on another little base with […]

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Swamp Diorama Update

Well I’m putting in more practice on posting on my blog as I’m one of those old folk who need to do things a number of times before I become confident, one of the few disadvantages of growing up before the technical world became everyday use. To those marvellous patient people that follow my blog, […]

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Making a stone wall

My version on how to make a stone wall with fine gravel and glue. What you will need, Thin sheet of Styrofoam Fine gravel Some berry pins Fine gravel, I have used two sizes but I’m sure you can do it with one PVA (white glue) Plastic lunch wrap A piece of cardboard to base […]

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French Dragoons

I’m continuing on with a few mini dioramas while I work out what’s going to happen down at the swamp. So today I have some really nice figures from Italeri, French Dragoons, which are, along with the foot Dragoons, are a favourite of mine.  I should say now that the idea of doing these little […]

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Fantasy Swamp Terrain WIP

Well here we are with the new diorama terrain that I said I was working on. It is only at stage one as I haven’t decided who the combatants are going to be at this stage.  I originally was going to use the Dark Alliance Elves but in the end I wasn’t that impressed with […]

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