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Today, 11:41 AMWaiting on some details on the next comission so going to make a start on this little fella: Hes from Olde World. Not sure if to go NMM or...84 replies | 2548 view(s)
Today, 11:19 AMDarklord replied to a thread New Andrea Miniatures. Dragaloth Morben, Master of Gems. in Miniature Newspainting feels wierd on this one compared to the usual Anrdea Standard but I like the sculpt2 replies | 65 view(s)
Today, 11:18 AMnot sure mate there are usually savings on these things but you would need to price it up and compare2 replies | 76 view(s)
Today, 11:07 AMOk folks today we have 15% off the awesome Mig Mud, today it is European Wet mud, rough texture. Perfect for Dioramas,bases etc. ...146 replies | 3604 view(s)
Today, 10:48 AMthe right wing on the ball not defined enough, the yeti fur wanted whiter, flesh dirtier than he usually has. He only had a quick check though as he...84 replies | 2548 view(s)
Today, 10:39 AMtell him to get a haircut! Davids a great painter and a great bloke, should be good. (Also heard he works in Torchwood)1 replies | 29 view(s)
Today, 10:34 AMSupervike - as Arrow is the parent show, expect a crossover episode each season that both are on the air together. They run in a Buffy/Angel style of...8 replies | 271 view(s)
Today, 03:01 AMYep, I'm a big fan of Knight Models, but I've never watched this show. Ironically though, I've been watching the FLASH (another CW series)...He had...8 replies | 271 view(s)
Yesterday, 08:16 PMAdding the same column of data to over 100 spreadsheets, with 20ish to go is tedious. Finding out that, despite being told yesterday that this was...3923 replies | 170628 view(s)
Yesterday, 05:44 PMI agree the base is going to reduce the impact of the mini itself. It's super cool, just starting to look a little massive.349 replies | 11602 view(s)
Yesterday, 05:42 PMWhat was the complaint may I ask?84 replies | 2548 view(s)
Yesterday, 04:43 PMactually its rare i do anything other than single character models! Heres a snap. Guys not too happy so will be returning them for some tweaking84 replies | 2548 view(s)
Yesterday, 04:00 PMWell time to start a new comission. This time we have a couple of GW 40k Plastics. Krom Dragongraze and Grukk Face-Rippa84 replies | 2548 view(s)
Yesterday, 03:24 PMYes there will be points on them (so basically another 2% off)14 replies | 206 view(s)
Yesterday, 03:03 PMGreat stuff, wish someone would buy out Ashley. The trick is to stay within financial fair play rules :)198 replies | 3298 view(s)
Yesterday, 02:55 PMSheffield Wednesday just been taken over buy a Thai group, Owners of John West Tuna and worth aruonf $75bn Time for the sleeping giant to return...198 replies | 3298 view(s)
Yesterday, 02:41 PMI guess in Canada you have to look down to check theres no crap below you :canada: CANADA USA6 replies | 97 view(s)
Yesterday, 01:49 PMWoot! Sold on account of Countersunk's awesome thread!146 replies | 3604 view(s)
Yesterday, 01:48 PMMaybe a bit strange, when I started posting way back when a common crit I got was that the base was plain and crappy and boots looked really...6 replies | 97 view(s)
Yesterday, 12:50 PM15% off Birsi making him just £3.99! http://www.wampstore.com/store/miniatures/Statuesque/Birsi-Bearsson-with-Great-Axe146 replies | 3604 view(s)
Yesterday, 12:01 PMI assume that they will all be processed via the wamp store so there should be points for everyone :)14 replies | 206 view(s)
Yesterday, 11:40 AMthanks man. Yeah on the fire I like to work up through the usual colours into a dark brown with black extreme highlights (if that makes sense)...21 replies | 533 view(s)
Yesterday, 10:24 AMGreat stuff, I'll have a look at them when i get home from work. Should be at least 3 paint stands though.14 replies | 206 view(s)
Yesterday, 09:38 AMI can get 10% off for you, or 15% if you order over £100 worth14 replies | 206 view(s)
Yesterday, 09:31 AMthat list would send me potty!! Are you layering or blending your painting?170 replies | 7183 view(s)
Yesterday, 09:30 AMthats cool mate. Probably a darker backdrop would be my taste just to make him pop more. Your a talented fella20 replies | 600 view(s)
Yesterday, 09:29 AMhe's awesome mate. Might be the photo washing it out but maybe a touch more contrast on the fire? whats your recipe on the bandage/strappings?21 replies | 533 view(s)
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Happy New Year Wampers!
I hope you all had a great Christmas and New Year. This time of year is traditionally one of new beginnings and for many of us a time to plan the year ahead, to dream of dream, create bucket lists or just vow to do some things better. Inevitably we fail on many but the belief is there.
While I don't hold with New Year resolutions myself it is a good time to spring clean the to do list.
So with that I have taken a little time to assess
I have been asked a few times on the process of commissioning a sculpt. So here is my experience and thoughts on the process.
I will start by explaining that I have not really gone down the usual route but it may be of interest anyway.
The first thing to note is that commissioning a sculpt can be very expensive. The top artists can easily charge £1000 for a 32mm sculpt. Add in more complexity and that could rise and that's just for the sculpt.
So after my last blog post there seemed to be some positive vibes coming from you guys so I thought i would tease you a little more with some things coming up.
Firstly I have begun work on a game. I wont say too much but I will say its not a skirmish,battle type game but it does involve miniatures and plenty of Wamp Humour (beware the monkeys in Fez's!)
Initial development has begun and I have a Wamp regular on board helping with the game mechanics. I am hoping for a release (most
It has been 2 years since my last confession.....
Well not quite but almost. Real life and some unfortunate wamp related events have kept me away from writing my blog but I do enjoy them when I can though admittedly its never with any frequency despite what I tell myself!
In fact a combination of events which most of you are aware of did lead my to seriously consider whether to shut Wamp down. I was left with a distasteful experience of the 'admin' side of the hobby,