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  • Welcome to my little Blog

    01 April 2010

    Welcome everyone to my little blog where i'll try to post regular updates of my work in progress and finished projects. I hope you'll find some interesting things in the work i do. I've added 2 past GD finalist entries into the photo album and should...

  • ogre maneater

    20 April 2010

    well, its been a little longer than i intended since my last post, but uni has been a bit crazy. Anyway, here is something new for you all to take a look at. I converted this quite some time ago but only started painting it recently. There is a shisha...

  • Infinity fever!

    20 May 2010

    so i was easily persuaded into starting an infinity army! and here is the first one :) i painted it in about 4 hours in total (so pretty quick for me) and am pretty pleased with the results. the armour is airbrushed in VMC bluegreen and then shadded with...

  • krak,,,,,ogre

    16 June 2010

    hehe, so ive been a bit bad with updates lately , sorry all. ive got a lot on the go at the moment. Im currently working on my GDUK 10 entries which i promise ill post some progress of soon. other then that ive been doing a lot of test models for colourschemes...

  • Kraken Ogre,,Over

    21 June 2010

    So i finished up the kraken mini today and have to say its been an awesome model to paint. The clean up (which i was very very lazy with) didnt take long at all once i finally did it and the mini basically painted itself. I tried a few new things with...

  • Figostock 2010

    20 July 2010

    ok :) well, i've spent the past 2 weeks in france so im sure you can understand why i've not been posting that much lately. But now i've got a treat for you! So Figostock is basically a 2,5,7 or 9 day intensive painting workshop with some of the worlds...

  • GD 2010

    29 September 2010

    Ok guys and gals, well im back from GD very empty handed this year. I had a great deal of fun with my entry this year but it didn't even make first cut. For anyone that doesn't know about the very strange dealings at this years GDUK please visit http://akaranseth.over-blog.com/ext/http://www.akaranseth.com...

  • GD GERMANY!!

    03 October 2010

    hello friends!! ok, so after a slightly disappointing UKGD, im heading over to germany in two weeks to have another go. So you can expect some WIP shots of the entry ive got planned, it was supposed to be finished for the ukgd but i just ran out of time....

  • the ogryn,,,,he died!

    07 October 2010

    "oh noes!!" i hear your say, well dont worry, he got replaced with a battlesuit!! basically i dropped the ogryn and he fell into all his constituent parts and im not in the mood to fix and paint him when im supposed to be writing my dissertation :O here...

  • Back from the D...issertation!

    14 January 2011

    Well im very sorry for my lack of posts over, what has been quite a long time! I've been busy writing a dissertation on "The Villa Savoye as an example of architecture's shift to modernism",,fun stuff i hear you say lol It's only been for the last few...

  • WIP 0045

    08 March 2011

    ok guys and gals, i promised more frequent updates and thankfully uni seems to be calming down a bit which means i have to to paint!!! horraayy!! ive taken some time to get on with the minotaur and done a lot of work on the face, back, arms and legs....

  • Titan Wargames Chaos Dwarf Overlord

    22 March 2011

    Back again and with something a little different for me. This is a lovely little mini i got from a friend over at http://www.titanwargames.com/. It's great to paint a small stock model sometimes without having to worry about conversions and painting competitions...

  • the highlights begin

    09 April 2011

    so, ive finally started highlighting the minotaur and i think its looking much better for it. The yellow areas are receiving highlights using VMC Ivory, the pink/purple areas are recceiving highlights using VMC old rose and the deep purple areas are highlighted...

  • skin no more!!!

    10 April 2011

    finally the skin is finished, ive been lucky enough to have the entire weekend to paint. so, i painted the eyes as similar to real bulls eyes as i could. the horns have been re-worked, the abs have been re-worked quite significantly. it was whilst re-doing...

  • Metallics...

    13 April 2011

    so, metals, possibly one of the harder things in this hobby to get right and something ive always struggled with. However, there are some great articles out there on metallics and non-metallics but i'd like to highlight what i would consider to be the...

  • Gold at Salute 2011!

    17 April 2011

    hey guys and gals here is the minotaur that i had been working on finally finished. I entered it at salute on saturday and was really lucky to get gold in the Fantasy monster category. It was a really difficult category in my eyes with about 5 models...

  • golden demon season begins

    30 April 2011

    so its that time of year when i need to start thinking about golden demon entries. So the aim this year is to attend gamesday spain, germany and uk this year and hopefully walk away with a demon in atleast one of them. So up first is gamesday spain and...

  • dusting off the brushes

    27 June 2011

    well ive been my usual self and not updated in way too long and being my usual self ive not stuck to my original golden demon entries lol. The skaven are too large a project to get done in time and i lost interest in the ogre (im sure they will turn up...

  • Eternity Guardian - Kai'Gar

    09 July 2011

    Conversion work done, painting begins today! i've really been looking forward to painting this guy so you can expect an update either tonight or tomorrow on the painting front. Im gonna go for a very,,,,vibrant/bold main colour! The conversion work was...

  • Let the orange flow!

    23 July 2011

    so,,,the model has come along quite a bit since my last post but there is still a scarey amount to do. ive found it extremely hard in certain areas to find a good balance between picking out details whilst maintaining the overall shapes of the mini. hopefully...

  • GOLD!!

    08 August 2011

    YAHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!! i finally manage to grab a demon :D :D I cant stress what a great event it was. I massive thank you to everyone at the event but specifiaclly to Chris (Bestienmeister) and his partner, Ben and Matt and many many more. It was great...

  • The Forgotten Path

    13 August 2011

    So gamesday is 6 weeks away and my main entry is started. I've decided this year is the year of large scale for me lol. The minotaur was large scale and so was the lizard and both were received well. I found a few Inquisitor scale pieces in my bits box...

  • The witch is coming to life

    23 August 2011

    Wie Gehts??! hehe hello again! its been a very interesting few days for me in terms of painting. First of all a massive thankyou to fellow painter Christian Reckerth (Bestienmeister) for some very nice comments he made on his blog about me, very unexpected!...

  • Naughty, naughty...

    08 October 2011

    i apologise friends,,,i've been very bad with my updates lately. Ok, so lets see whats happened since the last post: I finished the duel and entered it into gduk, i managed to get a pin this year!! yes,,,i didnt get a pin last year. For fun i also entered...

  • The Weekend Workshop!!

    10 October 2011

    I'm proud to present the first (hopefully of many) workshops that im participating in. The workshop is held over two days and is run by a great friend of mine and also an execellent painter John Harrison (DarkMessiah). The actual workshop is being led...

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