Tag Archives: Paint Day

Painting a C100 Chainsaw Warrior from 1987

This guy was released in 1987 with the board game of the same name, and was apparently tied into Warhammer 40K in the 1988 Rogue Trader Part One flyer. You got three for £1.95 – the Chainsaw Warrior with Reaper (heavy weapon), Chainsaw Warrior with Missile Launcher and the guy pictured above – the Chainsaw […]

Paint Day 9

Shopping Cart:Warhammer 40K Space Marines Devastator SquadCitadel Shade: Athonian CamoshadeCitadel Base: Agrellan EarthCitadel Dry: Terminatus StoneCitadel Layer: Yriel YellowCitadel Technical: Spiritstone RedCitadel Shade: Agrax EarthshadeCitadel Layer: Skullcrusher BrassCitadel Decorative SkullsWarhammer: Age of Sigmar Shattered Dominion: Large Base Detail Miss Griffin assures me that all Gryph-hounds require many skulls littered around them such that they are […]

Paint Day 7.1

Turns out sand will ruin my brushes. Now that I think about it, that should have been obvious. Shopping cart so far:Citadel Mouldline Remover (maybe easier to manage for little hands?)Citadel Shade: Casandora YellowCitadel Shade: Fuegan OrangeCitadel Base: Celestra GreyCitadel Base: Thousand Sons BlueCitadel Layer: Fire Dragon BrightCitadel Layer: Stormhost SilverGundam 1/144 FG GundamVallejo 26213 […]

Paint Day 6: a day of sad realisations.

Painting sounds like a mindfulness exercise, like colouring for adults, but I’m finding it to be a source of constant frustration at the moment. I understand the theory, but it doesn’t seem to translate into any recognisable result. I can draw well enough, and sculpting in 3d? No issues. But paint? No, sir. Not me. […]

Paint Day 3

Weather’s a bit cold for my liking at the moment. Not cold/wet enough to warrant keeping the little ones inside day but certainly windy and chilly enough that I’d rather not venture out myself. Our first set of Gryph-hounds have been declared complete and they are, by anyone’s estimation, pretty good lookin’ fellows. Miss Griffin […]