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WARHAMMER CURSED CITY: Vargskyr Vampire.

A starving child is a frightful sight. A starving vampire, even worse. Anne Rice Would it surprise you to learn that Bram Stoker’s Dracula is one of my favourite films? I painted this Vargskyr in the style of the bestial Vampire from that film. There’s something emaciated about the sculpt, it’s bestial nature at odds…
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HORUS HERESY. World Eater Spartan Commission.

Primarch! General! Your warriors were eaters of cities, lord, but with you to command us the War Hounds will be eaters of worlds! World Eaters. World Eaters. So shall you be, then, little brothers? Come with me, then, World Eaters. -Captain Dreagher of the War Hounds legion and Angron, their Primarch This is an update…
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WARHAMMER 40,000 Gaunts Ghosts Commission.

MEN OF TANITH! DO YOU WANT TO LIVE FOREVER?! Ibram Gaunt This was the first Warhammer I book I read, Gaunt’s Ghost: First and Only. The universe was still expanding and Abnett was an unknown quanitiy. I had no idea how much this universe would shape my life. When I think of the Ghost’s it’s…
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HORUS HERESY Blood Angel Esoterist ‘Revelation.

Mysteries abound in the Age of Darkness. So many personnel files consigned to magenta level secrecy codes, wholesale data purging during our current age, and so much simply left unrecorded in the desolation of the Empire in deep space.  The origins of the Epistolary [‘Revelation’] is an enigma in a time of fractured truths. A…
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HORUS HERESY Jenetia Krole TMM Commission.

Miniatures like this will become rarer and rarer. A hand-sculpted masterpiece by the Forge World studio. The detail for something on this scale is frightening. It really is a masterpiece. The Armour was painted using a wet blending technique that works for such intricate, small scale miniatures. Blues, dark browns and silver, all quickly worked together…
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Jenetia Krole, The Soulless Queen, Anathema’s Daughter.

We are not to be remebered by history. We are to shape it. Unattributed. I have waxed lyrical about this miniature many times, but it’s worth repeated yet again – this is one of the finest pieces GW has ever produced and is one of the finest sculpts in its scale. The level of detail,…
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HORUS HERESY Sanguinius, Lord of Angels. Commission piece.

How many Sanguinius’ have you painted now? The internet. To me. 929393939300001 Sanguinius in my ongoing crusade to paint up a legion of Primarchs for clients! I’m glad that I’m so enthusiastic about this sculpt – if I spent the rest of my career refining my skills on this model again and again and again…
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HORUS HERESY Sons of Horus Praetor: Gedephron Merisi, Justaerin Commander.

“When one with honeyed words but evil mind Persuades the mob, great woes befall the state.” Euripedes The Merisi clan is well known to any inhabitant of Cthonia. One of the major mining companies that cored out the heart of the World, Gedephron was the fifth son of a distant relative to that Dynasty. Miraculously,…
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HORUS HERESY Horus Lupercal, Primarch of the Sons of Horus, Commission.

“The difference between gods and daemons largely depends upon where one is standing at the time.” Dan Abnett, Horus Rising. The kit is always a pleasure to revisit. The driving force of the setting, Horus Lupercal has that unusual quality of being inspiring and domineering. The perfect blend of bully and leader.