Category Archives: Works in Progress

Project: Imperial Fists Captain Lysander and Space Marines Post #4 (SM Base Coat)

Properly base coating a miniature is one of the most important steps to insuring good results.  A spotty base coat will ruin the model no matter how well shaded or highlighted the rest of the model is.  Today, we will … Continue reading

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Project: Imperial Fists Captain Lysander and Space Marines Post #3 (SM Primer Coat and Metal Discussion)

Today, we will focus on doing the final cleaning of the Space Marines and we’ll lay down a nice black coat to give the base coat both depth and something to bite on to.  We’ll also check in with Captain … Continue reading

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Project: Imperial Fists Captain Lysander and Space Marines Post #2 (Assembly)

The first step in any miniature project is to inspect the figures, clean them up, and start the assembly.  An old adage that painters come to know states that preparation is half the battle.  Miniatures are a little different because … Continue reading

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Project: Imperial Fists Captain Lysander and Space Marines Post #1 (Getting Started)

I’ve been keeping up with the miniature scene, but have been away from my studio for the past two years, so I haven’t been able to paint, model, or add much to the site.  I finally broke down and decided … Continue reading

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Warhound Titan Scratch Build

I decided to start on a Warhound titan and have some exciting ideas I am going to try out that will be slightly different than previous Warhound builds.  I started making the feet out of foamcore and completed all the … Continue reading

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WIP Imperial Fists Terminators and Tactical Space Marines

I spent last night trimming and preparing the bulk of the Black Reach SM set which includes the Term squad and Tactical SM squad.  As you can see from the images they are currently sitting with a nice base coat … Continue reading

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Imperial Fists Commander (HQ)

I am almost done with the commander I have been working on for a few days.  I am satisfied with how he turned out but I will be reworking the face slightly to give it more contrast and I have … Continue reading

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First Dreadnought, Imperial Fists

I just put the finishing touches on my first Dreadnought.  I love the color scheme and kept wanting to add more to him, but I told myself I had to quit or he would start to look cluttered.  There are … Continue reading

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Imperial Guard Squad Progress

I started on my first Imperial Guard squad and am getting close to being down with them.  I went with a more realistic approach as I feel the ‘Eavy Metal one’s look a little too cartoony with their bright highlights. … Continue reading

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Slant Side Imperial Bunker

While waiting for my rectangular bunker to dry from its base coat I decided to start construction on a more advanced structure.  This building is based off of a design by Vazhyl at War Forge.  The main body is shaped … Continue reading

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Rectangular Imperial Bunker

After completing the subterrain access bunker I wanted something a bit larger and more substantial.  I also wanted to make a piece that allowed the player to insert miniatures into the structure.  This bunker is based off of the bunker … Continue reading

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