Category: Blog Posts

Spotlight: Sanguinius, Lord of Angels by Mathew Kane.

“If I got rid of my demons, I’d lose my angels.” Tenessee Williams Not only is it my immense pleasure to welcome Mathew Kane as an instructor for Lil’Legend Studio Patreon, but it has also been my pleasure to raid his pictures. He has quite a few, ranging from the early days at the Forge…
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Ordo Sinister Titaniucs Commission

“There are monsters, and then there are the monsters we make to fight them. Both are the same. The difference is simply a choice of how we see ourselves.“ The Emperor of Mankind. The monsters of Legio Sinister were a product of the Master of Mankind. Where the Custodes were the wondrous gilded vision of…
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Lord of Change, Greater Daemon of Tzeentch Commission.

I decided to take a walk around the colour wheel with this model. The client sent a wonderful picture of a kingfisher in mid-flight, with a plumage that ran the course from purple to yellow. It is easy to confuse the eye when using multiple colours on a piece, following the example found in nature…
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Sisters of Battle, Battle Sanctum. Marble Statue Commission.

Heretics crave the cleansing fire of absolution. They need not fear, for we shall deliver it to them. Canoness Joanne, Order of the Bloody Rose. The Blood of Martyrs is the seed of the Imperium. It’s one of my favourite quotes from 2nd edition. It’s colour text like that sprinkled throughout the 2nd edition rulebooks that…
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Necron Army Commission Showcase

The Necrons have a wonderful horror troupe. The unrelenting, faceless mass of threat rolling toward you. The pressure of undying warriors relentlessly battering your lines, the dread. I love zombies, and these definitely scratch that itch for me. We’re lucky to work with some of the most passionate people in the world. The design brief…
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Return to Isstvan Spotlight: David Taylor

I first started to see the hashtag #returntoisstvan being used mid-way through 2020 on Lil Legend’s video tutorials, then later on Instagram. I didn’t really pay much attention at first, as I had been focused on my WFB Empire army at the time, and to be brutally honest I wasn’t interested in the Heresy at…
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Saul Tarvitz, Captain of the Emperor’s Children Commission.

‘Our names may be forgotten, and our bones crumble to dust, but our deaths will echo through the millennia to come.’ Captain Saul Tarvitz of the Emperor’s Children Legion. The First-ever named character from the Horus Heresy – and he finally has a miniature! The miniature is special to any Horus Heresy fan, and I…
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TUTORIAL: Saul Tarvitz Twice! Emperor’s Children Metallic and Non Metallic.

“It had often been said that a Space Marine knew no fear. Such a statement was not literally true, a Space Marine could know fear, but he had the training and discipline to deal with it and not let it affect him in battle. Captain Saul Tarvitz was no exception, “he had faced storms of…
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Return to Isstvan Spotlight: James Turner.

James Phoenician Turner is a well-known member of the Heresy community. A lover of the finer things in life, James is turnin his hand to the creation of the perfect sons of the IIIrd. I’m collecting a small force of Emperor’s Children loyalists led by Saul Tarvitz and Rylanor the Unyielding. It was a combination…
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Sons of Horus Praetor – Secret Santa Gift.

“My sons, will you hear my oath of moment?” Horus Lupercal This is a much delayed present from a friend in my gaming group. We’re all on the Return to Isstvan adventure together, myself the traitor, my friend the loyalist. I thought it would make a nice touch to create a unique consul for him…
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