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Showing posts from February, 2011

A nearby Painting Service at last!

Looks like the piles of unfinished/unmade toy soldiers in my bodega may have hope of seeing a game table soon. I'm one of those who've managed to buy more than I can paint, and the the sets still keep piling up. Having a painting service nearby ( actually, its in a nearby island) can hopefully help me get these toys ready for gaming and display. Amplify’d from MMPS will provide wargamers with good quality painted figures and scratchbuilding services at very competitive rates. We want to provide our customers with the kind of service that we want to receive ourselves when we are customers somewhere. Good quality work, an affordable, fast and reliable service and honest and straightforward communications. We want nothing less than your total satisfaction when you buy from us and we will work hard to get it. I am Fons, also known as 'Fonzie' of Fonzie's Scratchbuilding Service to some of you. I am a wargamer, painter, scratch- builder

Summer's Griffins Take Flight

Here are two Flyer stands for my HotT Army of Summer. A griffin is a legendary creature with the body of a lion and the head and wings of an eagle. As the lion was traditionally considered the king of the beasts and the eagle was the king of the birds, the griffin was thought to be an especially powerful and majestic creature. In that country be many griffins, more plenty than in any other country. Some men say that they have the body upward as an eagle and beneath as a lion; and truly they say sooth, that they be of that shape. But one griffin hath the body more great and is more strong than eight lions, of such lions as be on this half, and more great and stronger than an hundred eagles such as we have amongst us. For one griffin there will bear, flying to his nest, a great horse, if he may find him at the point, or two oxen yoked together as they go at the plough. For he hath his talons so long and so large and great upon his feet, as though they were horns of great oxe