Today, 02:39 PMThink ive got this in the bag lol my awesome photography and lighting set off my amazing paintwork so well lmao19 replies | 1314 view(s)
Today, 02:33 PMNice work on all your stuff Mark the immortals look really nice And the effect on the woldwyrd is awesome wouldnt mind a few tips on that.. it would...1198 replies | 37023 view(s)
Today, 02:25 PMThese look great3 replies | 90 view(s)
Today, 12:50 PMIt's not an unfair advantage, it's called being properly prepared ;) While I'd love to enter something like this, trying to get my Batman stuff...3 replies | 35 view(s)
Today, 12:46 PMIacton replied to a thread 2015 WIP stuff. Here be beasties, boobs and black gloves... in WIP'sMoved her on a fair bit... Those lenses were not easy to get right! And the tiny snakes have little goggles too!55 replies | 1105 view(s)
Today, 07:46 AMYes! been waiting for this. I am in. I want to hit the final again, I am older and wiser these days and having the wampstore gives me a great...3 replies | 35 view(s)
Today, 07:39 AMno he's Mummsy! Pete the FB link just goes to my main newsfeed not your page3977 replies | 149838 view(s)
Yesterday, 07:31 PMHa! Never heard of the Crystal maze before. And yes, I do get to be the gamemaster! (my business partners and I will rotate) Not a bad idea...3977 replies | 149838 view(s)
Yesterday, 07:08 PMSo it's like a one room Crystal Maze then? That's cool because the Crystal Maze was... amazing! Do you get to be Richard O'Brien?3977 replies | 149838 view(s)
Yesterday, 07:03 PMah right cool, played some of those games I think, find the screwdriver, use the lightbuld to unlock a door, kind of thing.3977 replies | 149838 view(s)
Yesterday, 06:15 PMI can't seem to embed a vid with IE11 so here's the link. Man, I can't even paste a link! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6_eHR0YAgo3977 replies | 149838 view(s)
Yesterday, 06:12 PMThanks DL. I'll be starting a construction blog here shortly to document the process so you can see exactly what it is. ON a high level its just a...3977 replies | 149838 view(s)
Yesterday, 05:38 PMI dont mind it usually, to be honest its arre I have a set deadline though obviously I have to keep an eye on timescales. Would be nice to have time...1198 replies | 37023 view(s)
Yesterday, 04:48 PMthats awesome Pete! So to clarify is Escape room another name for a panic room or a man cave?!3977 replies | 149838 view(s)
Yesterday, 04:14 PMBusiness name registered, Capitol raised and in the bank. Offer on a lease made on a space in a great area and sounds like it will be accepted....3977 replies | 149838 view(s)
Yesterday, 04:06 PMthats really nice4 replies | 97 view(s)
Yesterday, 03:47 PMso much fun these7 replies | 223 view(s)
Yesterday, 03:46 PMno I need to order that fella in, hopefully next week173 replies | 4227 view(s)
Yesterday, 12:19 PMOrc Pitfighter173 replies | 4227 view(s)
Yesterday, 11:57 AMApparently Canadians have been "Spocking" their fivers :canada:4 replies | 66 view(s)
Yesterday, 11:01 AMgreat stuff as ever1 replies | 66 view(s)
Yesterday, 11:00 AMvery nice as ever1 replies | 72 view(s)
Yesterday, 10:59 AMpost full of coolness. Will be stocking those paints soon5 replies | 81 view(s)
Yesterday, 10:52 AMnice effect, would work as mother of pearl too. In ten years of painting I havent got anything I have painted for myself!1198 replies | 37023 view(s)
Yesterday, 10:51 AMlooking great Tommie, that red cloth works well against the NMM15 replies | 276 view(s)
Yesterday, 10:45 AMwww.wampstore.com/store/miniatures/Enigma-Miniatures/Roggus discounted to £7.99173 replies | 4227 view(s)
Yesterday, 10:25 AMgoblin king is here (its been here two weeks! and you already paid for it) what was the other AOW one? seem to think its wasnt in stock yet173 replies | 4227 view(s)
03-03-2015, 11:53 PMAllright, I'm and easy touch. Did the new AoW and the Goblin King make it in yet?173 replies | 4227 view(s)
03-03-2015, 11:21 PMToday has been a good day. Decent day at work when stuff actually got done, job application finished off to take in tomorrow and shiny metallic red...3977 replies | 149838 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,