I’ve come to the conclusion that every six months or so, I have a bit of a hobby wobble and need to give myself both a kick up the backside and a change of scenery. Quite often this coincides with being stupidly busy, which is what seems to have happened over the past month – the longest break I’ve had without blogging this year.
So this post is to give you a bit of an update on what’s been happening and what I’ve got on the go currently. Continue reading “Hobby wobble, the last month and things planned”
A slightly later post this week because I wanted to be able to post up a bit more progress on my Imperial Knight armour. My challenge last week was to get all of the metallic colours down on the armour plates which I actually managed to achieve before the weekend. Since then (I was away the whole weekend) I’ve managed to get all of the layers of Angron Red down – nine in total! The result is fantastic and was well worth the effort.
This coming weekend is the Horus Heresy Weekender so I’m not going to be able to get much done as there is only a couple of evenings left and I’ve mundane things like the washing to do. I’ll suffice with:
Start spraying Corax Black
Take lots of pictures at the weekender
Although I’m only doing challenges a week at a time, the next challenge will be to mask off the guns so that I can get the red onto those, after that I’ve a mountain of Plaguebearers to undercoat for my brother which I really need to crack out sooner rather than later.
Now rather than finish the post off at that, I’ll waffle on a little bit about motivation. I’ve covered this once before, but this is a topic that I feel needs revisiting every now and again just to keep things fresh.
Continue reading “Using “Challenges” to Motivate”