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Imperial Knight

A quick post-Christmas update. I’ve been toiling away at this fella with just a few brushes and 10 pots of paint that I could fit in my carry-on luggage for the holidays. To finish him I still need to get back to my airbrush and full paint range, which isn’t happening for the next two weeks. Proper narrative […]

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Gurun Khar – Desert People

“A disgraceful, tormented people, they have become. Did you know their culture was older than ours? Was, for now they have none. Keep you rifle close, son. The fires are burning thick.” -Background Vox transcript from Imperial farming hab G22.10 on Iskion V, before the events of 3808004 M31.

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Yst’hur the Abandoned – Ghost of the Desert

Discipline, restraint, routine. Aren’t they just the many faces of obedience? What good can the path of the Eldar do here, where there is no grace to speak of? Nothing to ruin. The mon-keigh on this forsaken place worship their own forgotten technologies without beginning to understand the intellectual chasm that has opened between the past […]

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Knight in progress

A yet unnamed acquaintance in the story of Ictus and the Prophet got base layers today. Thinking about colors now.. Maybe I should take a page from Kari’s book and make a moodboard. I imagine 1950s hot rod livery with a mechanicum twist. Suggestions?

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Summer is officially over

Which always feels like the start of a new year for the hobby! Autumn is great for digesting ideas and observing new kinds of visuals. After the extremely loud and bright summer, life somehow becomes HD, and it’s possible to notice subtleties again. And then you go shopping not knowing if you’re feeling subtle or […]

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Blind Faith, Part I

After the Invitational I’ve had tremendous fun with the hobby. The habit of imagining characters and conflicts on faraway worlds gives a sense of depth and madness to the semi-regular meditation practiced amid plastic, putty and paint. I will write a proper introduction later, but now I must share the deluded visions brought forth by cyanoacrylate fumes and realized […]

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