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A mythical beast - a female wargamer! I got back into wargaming in the summer of 2011 after a very, very long break. My current interests are Ancients, ACW, 30YW and SciFi gaming.

Sunday, 9 February 2014

Challenge Day 57 - A Sunday Update

You're right. I was a bit quiet last week. That's mostly because after Tuesday, every evening saw me getting home from work cold and tired. So, I didn't really get anything done apart from finishing touches on the spaceship.

J Peasmold Waste Reprocessing Ship

I've finished this today and sent the pics to Curt. This should nudge me over Ian's 1066 point target which I think means I win the race.

You should see the pics later today or tomorrow.


Entry Fee & Favourite Character Figure

The green stuff additions have hardened and the bits you saw lying at it's feet added. He is no longer headless! I've also glued him to a base and added some texture. This morning, I brushed off loose bits of ballast and rubble, then primed the figure and texture black.

Blue Moon Pirates

Last night I spent a couple of hours painting the trousers/shorts on all of them. Today I've been second colours - mostly shirts and coats, but some headscarves. These are painting up quite quickly in comparison to the Rebel Minis pirates, so I have high hopes of finishing them by mid-week.







Tomorrow night I've got my second game in the club's 30 Years War FoG:R tourney, this time against Andy's 1632 Swedes. I think lots of artillery is the order of the day, to try to chew up his foot before they get to charge.

12 comments:

  1. Good progress all the same Tamsin.

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  2. That's a lot of Pirates - very impressive!

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  3. And I thought I had a lot of pirates ffs.
    Good luck in the challenge

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  4. Nice motley crew you have there, Tamsin!
    I'm looking forward to seeing your entries in the challange!

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  5. Progress is Progress they will look good when finished.

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  6. Regular conveyer belt of productivity.
    Cheers

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  7. Pirates are coming together nicely and good luck with FOG tonight.

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  8. Not much progress, but a desk full of pirates and a score over a 1000 points, stop being so hard on yourself! Great stuff Tamsin.

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  9. Do you ever listen to music whilst you paint?

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