Friesian/Saddlebred Custom – Part IV

Friesian 08-27-12 Left Angle

And lo, the painting has begun! πŸ˜€

(Quick sum-up: Part I, Part II, and Part III)

As you can see this little gal has finally moved out of sculpting and into the painting arena (although I’m still doing minor touchups as I go to the prepwork.

As always, click to embiggen the photos and please keep in mind this little gal is only three inches high, so I don’t notice a lot of the problems until I’ve got these photos and see where I need to rework things.

(aka Yes, I do see the fuzz on her nose and I’m fixing it. ;))

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Live From the Workbench

*paintpaintpaint*

Break out the brushes and the pastels, it’s time to go adventuring into the workbench once again! πŸ˜€

I had a bit of a setback, but things are finally back on track for both Works-in-Progress. As long as work plays nice, I’m hoping to have both done this weekend, but worst case I’m sure I can get them done over the next holiday adventure.

Click to embiggen both and I’ll try and get more photos up again tomorrow night (the paints still drying on today’s rounds). (more…)

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Magic: The Addiction (or: Money: The Gathering)

Money the Gathering

While I was up in Maine I got a chance to play Magic: The Gathering again… and it was wonderfully addicting. (I lost every single game but one, but still!)

So since my new West Coast MtG addiction co-conspirator is looking to fill in some gaps in his collection, I decided to sit down and make a full list of what I’ve got. … And I’ve got a LOT.

I started playing with Third Edition and stopped around Fifth. I’ve been dabbling ever since, but most of my cards are from many moon ago. I have no idea if any of them are legal anymore, but I’ve got the itch to start playing again. *eyes piles thoughtfully*

This post will be a work in progress for a very long time, but I figure if I just do a handful of cards a day I’ll get it done eventually. I hope. πŸ˜‰ (more…)

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