My nephew had a few free days in december, and asked for some tabletop games. We played a quick and deadly game of Frostgrave, then decided to create serious warbands for a long campaign. My fellow opponent took an enchanter and some good guys, and I exhumed an ancient warband sheet with a necromancer - … Continue reading Holidays in Feldstadt
Some hours to spend in long winter nights? Making a hut roof with sisal rope will bring you happiness! Material needed: pliers, white glue, sisal rope (available in garden centers). And a roof carpentry to glue the sisal. Cut the rope, then de-twist it. Put a little amount of glue on an extremity. Make the … Continue reading Tutorial: Thatched Roof
The ruined farmstead's thatched roof for B & B is nearly finished. I forgot to add a chimney to the building, and added a "thing" inspired by the design of some houses in the video game Skyrim. Two more minis painted, a mouse soldier with the Cheeserland national colours, and a Pi-Rat.
Continuation of this hugely bad idea, the real thatched roof. It take a lot of time to complete a tiny area, with plenty of glue on the fingers (about 90% of the glue amount decorate the fingers). Five hours to not complete a side of the roof. I was planning to build this house in … Continue reading Burrows & Badgers, a Neverending Roof
Blobs of paint on a mouse, before working on the farm model. Roof work today. The question is: Shingle or thatched? Shingles are easy to make, just cutting some cardboard. Thatched, on the other side, is a little more messy. Using artificial fur coated with diluted glue. I don't have artificial fur at home. But … Continue reading Burrows & Badgers, a Farmstead’s roof