• Borka2 vs Haley2, 35ish points

    I convinced my teenaged daughter to play a little war machine last week.  She likes the electrically charged Cygnar Storm Callers.  They remind her of the “Girl Genius” comic.  So I explained Haley’s powers as a spark and showed her the Storm Strider with the callers and their crazy hair. Cygnar – Haley 35ish Theme: No Theme Selected 36 / 35 Army <! OVER POINT LIMIT !> Major Victoria Haley – WJ: +25 – Thorn – PC: 13 (Battlegroup Points Used: 13) – Firefly – PC: 8 (Battlegroup Points Used: 8) – Firefly – PC: 8 (Battlegroup Points Used: 4)

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  • Major Victoria Haley

    So I’ve finished Major Victoria Haley to the best of my ability.  And as always, the Cannon shows me exactly what I need to improve upon.  I am really unhappy with having to detail out a face.  Faces are the worst.  I hate faces.  I haven’t got the right wash/eye/highlight techniques figured out.  I try to make sure the paints are thin enough, follow tutorials, etc.  All I can think is that if I keep practicing, maybe something will click.  I don’t know. On my attempt at painting Haley, I tried to keep it simple.  Gold, Brown and Blue were

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  • Day 1 – Haley & Seige

    Haley & Seige Day 1 I couldn’t find the stacks for Seige’s magic backpack. So I snipped some off an Ironclad body I wasn’t planning on using, trimmed to fit the backpack, and glued them on with Loctite superglue. Seige was mounted on a brickwork style base (made from Super Sculpy).                         I made no modifications to haley. Although she was second hand, most of the red had come off and she took to the primer like a champ.  You can still see some of the red in the

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