|This screen-grab of my latest Draxian Painting Chart(TM), shows which|
Paras are built so far [pink] and which are currently being painted [blue].
...and on the other hand, THIS arrived,
...so naturally I had to both build all the vessels and play a game of it. Two more nights gone, and totally worth it. More on this second naval skirmish in a future post.
Then I did manage to get some painting done. Whist still waiting for the Crusted Sore I painted everyone's flesh and even managed to complete the painting on my RAF Regiment PIAT team:
...and then, THIS happened: I had to dig out my Sikh and Destroy army for an early-war desert-themed event hosted by the entirely excellent Vital Ground Wargames Group up in County Durham:
|I had to repack these to get them into my carry-on|
|My end of the 24ft-long table during Turn 1. I had a blast,|
but - inevitably - this is for a future blogpost.
|(Note the new mug)|
Do I have this long until the end of January (my arbitrary time limit)? - Yes. Just. But already, REAL LIFE is threatening those remaining days (note that I'm typing here - not painting!) so I may run over time. C'est la vie, eh?
So there. I may well manage it, but I'm not going to break myself trying, that's for sure!
1. I need to figure out how to do those painting chart thingies.ReplyDelete
2. Painting progress looks great.
3. Distractions are part and parcel of being a wargamer, we all suffer from them haha!
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'Sikh and Destroy'ReplyDelete
lol, a finer name for a Bolt Action army there has never been!!!