Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep32

“Very Sweary and Balls of Steel, featuring Arma’s Grzegorz Mazurowski” New kits, old kits, blue kits. I stopped into my local hobby store (Hodgin’s) and picked up the Tamiya M113 ACAV to go along with my M557, the M21 US Halftrack and the AFV M16 MGMC “Meat Chopper”. Yep, my copy of Inside the Armour’sContinue reading “Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep32”

Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep30

Missives and Misanthropes, plus an interview with Anton Dorbilov. Litterbox Blues. Sometimes modeling is relaxing, other times it’s a kick in the pants! I just couldn’t leave the decals on the M3 alone. After running the stars and white band around the turret I found the first one was way out of alignment. Not justContinue reading “Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep30”

Sprue Cutters’ Union Ep29

“Shitshows and Sloppy Joes” featuring Sam Dwyer and Matt McDougall. What’s Happening in my litterbox. Earlier this week I picked up a Warhammer 40k Elite Starter set from my local hobby store, Hodgin’s Drug & Hobby, to add to the lonely Space Marines that dwell on my bench half finished. This set comes with aContinue reading “Sprue Cutters’ Union Ep29”

Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep25

Brian Denchlau, polishing your hardness and the problem with modeling. Modeling Adjacent, AdjacentWhile not strictly modeling, my trip to the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture today had an unexpected bonus of giving me some modeling inspiration. Included at the museum was the Dreamworks Animation Exhibit where many of the characters from Dreamworks movies wereContinue reading “Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep25”

Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep24

One Year of the SCU with David Parker, Paul Budzik and Alexey Belov. My Modeling Adjacent World First off, I’m not sure how the latest SCU podcast slipped under my radar but I’m going to blame it on Apple’s Podcast App. Talk about a convoluted GUI! Anyhow, I’ll get to the episode shortly but firstContinue reading “Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep24”

Sprue Cutters’ Union Ep23

Unf*ck Yourself, with Alex Clark. Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep23.Will, Chris and Tracy open this podcast with chatter about slime lights, packing books and Covid quarantine activities. They talk amongst themselves about how to unf*ck mistakes by having a plan, realizing all is not lost when you do and speculate that this is what reallyContinue reading “Sprue Cutters’ Union Ep23”

Electric Style or Eyes Glazing Over!

Sprue Cutters’ Union Podcast Ep22Just Making Conversation S2Ep7 My Ship Has Come In! All is well with the world now that my HobbyLink Japan order successfully navigated the Pacific Ocean. Three Machenin Kreiger kits, a Raccoon, MK44 AmmoKnights and a Camel arrived yesterday and now sit next to my bench just begging for me toContinue reading “Electric Style or Eyes Glazing Over!”

April Showers.

Out like a lion, in like a lamb? Yeah, naw. What’s on my bench. Friedrich is slowly coming together. This, being my first Ma.K., it has been quite the learning curve. I find myself constantly going back and forth on assembling – do I glue something or do I just snap fit it for disassembly?Continue reading “April Showers.”

March Not-So-Madness

A different approach. What’s on my bench. It’s been a roller coaster of a month but things a slowly getting back to normal? Not much progress on the modeling front although I did get a top coat on the Chinook gunship I’ve been working on. That and the rotors are nearly done. A modeling buddyContinue reading “March Not-So-Madness”

Sprue Cutters Union Podcast Ep19

Harvey Low, Color Theory and Turd Whispering. What Have You been Doing. Chris does filters on a tank project, Will spends an inordinate amount of time on ordinance, and Tracey stares at a model he’s stumped on waiting for the solution. In amongst rambling they fall down the Metal Working Shop Talk rabbit hole. ColorContinue reading “Sprue Cutters Union Podcast Ep19”