I’ve been building up the layers on my Yarry base. I felt that he needed to be in a fairly lush, healthy woodland environment. Middle Earth is the obvious point of reference (especially for a hobbit), and I wanted him somewhere wilder than the Shire but not so gloomy & forbidding as Mirkwood. Troll country, I guess.
Here’s the state of the base. There will be a few more additions, I think, but nothing major, I think. Read on for some WIP shots of how I created this scene. Continue reading “Grow the Land”
After a couple weeks painting this nice mini I think I’m more or less finished. There are always tweaks and fixes you discover, but this is basically what he’s going ot look like.
I’ve styled Yarry’s hair, added stripes to his pants, and filled in the last few details.
Oh, and I repainted the face. Minor detail. Continue reading “What’s Yarry Looking At?”
At last I’ve added the metal details to my little hobbit. If I haven’t missed anything, he just needs a jewel painted on the scabbard of his sword and that marvelous pompadour. I’m also planning to put some stripes on his pants, but right now that is still optional.
Continue reading “A Few Metal Details and Nearly There”
I’ve made more progress on this fellow. He’s looking like he’ll be done in time for NOVA. Fingers crossed!
Continue reading “Put on My Walking Cloak (I Don’t Wear Shoes)”
At last I’ve finished this wonderful figure and given him a home on a nice base.
Continue reading “Into the Wild”