Aug 272016
 
A few books...

I had a bit of a flurry of book buying activity over the last few weeks. Some through Amazon, a couple of eBay ones and some via Facebook. And a few from that persuasive Mr Ryan and Caliver books…. As the last few posts have inferred I am on a bit of an ACW splurge Read more…

Aug 222016
 
Bit of an update...

Summer holidays. Kids off. Life. Work. Lots of things getting in the way of hobby time. No more games played and no painting done. I’m still on a bit of an ACW theme. While away in Spain last week I managed to read Thomas Keneally’s Confederates which I really enjoyed. And am now starting on Read more…

Fire and Fury in the attic – Part 1

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Jul 232016
 
Fire and Fury in the attic - Part 1

First a little background. I’ve wanted to set up a game at home for quite a long time but getting my game top clear has proved a problem. As well as deciding WHAT to play. Usually the delay in the latter results in the former getting cluttered again and then months pass by. Again… This Read more…

Jul 222016
 
Well? Shall we?

Play a game that is? I decided that I needed more scenery on the table and more trees and more suitable roads and some hills… as you do… So… Trees. I had some Bachman trees still sat in boxes so dipped them in watered PVA and stuck  them to coins and texture and flock. Gives Read more…