January progress

5 02 2015

I’ve had a real slow month this month, a bit depressed and some minor health worries have taken my painting mojo. I have really been put to shame by the output of some other people, mentioning no names, amateurairplanes. My mood also hasn’t been improved by advised, by a builder we hired, not to buy the house we had been looking at as it had potentially too many problems and would end up being a money pit. So back to square one!
These guys were my first unit of the year and for a while the painting just didn’t do anything for me. It’s only been in the last week when I started detailing that they have started to pop. With a little push they won’t take long to finish.
ratling4

ratling3

ratling2

ratling1

ratling5
So obviously I’m behind this month and I’m very tempted to leave the painting schedule behind and just paint Snotlings this month.
But on a positive note, I have embarked on a new project, still wargaming related. It’s early days yet, but once I have something to show you I will.

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5 02 2015
Duke Roland

I just love these old sculpts. I can’t wait to see the finished product!

6 02 2015
theoriginalmrseb

Nice job Nik, I always had a soft spot for the old ratling snipers. Hope health issues are not too bad for you.

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