Painting Touchups

I love landscape paintings. Beautiful scenery captured in paint is something so captivating to me. But, it’s also not something I’ve spent much time painting myself. So, a few years ago I decided to try my hand at some forest scenery. I liked the paintings I made, but they were far from perfect. More recently, … More Painting Touchups

Clay Dinosaurs

I finally used the last of my polymer clay. If you’ve never used it, polymer clay is clay that usually comes in small blocks and can be baked in a kitchen oven. I’ve only used it a couple of times, I don’t usually work with clay, nor do I have any clay tools, and I’m … More Clay Dinosaurs


Back when we had almost no furniture, my brother built us a couple chairs to use at our borrowed kitchen table. He built them, got the paint we picked out, and gave them to me with the seats unattached. The plan was that I would paint them and upholster the seats before attaching them. I … More Chairs

Dwarf Barbarian Minis

When we last went to PAX, it was the beginning of the Worldbuilders end-of-year fundraiser. Worldbuilders is a nonprofit that raises money for a variety of charities. You can check them out here if you’re interested. Supporters of Worldbuilders provide books, games, art, and a multitude of other geeky items that are raffled off to … More Dwarf Barbarian Minis

Shadow Dragon Mini

I got a dragon mini at PAX again, and I finally painted it. This time, I got the shadow dragon. I wanted it to be dark, but not completely black. I also wanted it to look like it could reflect some light as it slinks around in the shadows. I used a mixture of blue … More Shadow Dragon Mini

Customizing T-Shirts

I have a bunch of plain white, gray, and black t-shirts. I used to wear them under my uniforms when I worked in kitchens. Now that I no longer wear chef whites to work, I don’t really get much use out of them. So I decided to customize them with acrylic paint and add designs … More Customizing T-Shirts