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Michael Sims
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Owner/Painter(Mickey's Minis), Husband to Wendy and dog owner(Louie)
Owner/Painter(Mickey's Minis), Husband to Wendy and dog owner(Louie)

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Hi All, To get my 10mm fix & prepare for a display piece I’ll be doing soon, I’ve been working on some of my own SYW Pendraken Miniatures. These I completed to a higher standard than usual. Including smother blends, glazing & NMMs (Non-Metallic Metals). As ...

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Progress on the Brits!
Hi All, I always seem to start these blog posts by apologising, this is one of three blogs I have & gets the least attention! Basically, my commission painting takes up a lot of my time & can make my own hobby-life tougher to complete. I'm also a self-confe...

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How to Paint French Line Infantry YouTube
I've uploaded a new YouTube series of 'How to Paint: Pendraken Miniatures: SYW French Line Infantry" Here is part one, which has links to the other three parts: Part One Hope you enjoy, find it useful!

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It's been six years since my last update on this blog. Firstly I would like to apologise to anyone who has checked back over the years, only to find no changes. Life and other projects took presidence and this project was effectively mothballed. This weeken...

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Eye Candy, Napoleonic - French Infantry
This is my latest commission a group of 18mm AB Miniatures French Napoleonic Infantry. Firstly, for 18mm these minis have lots of wonderful detail which looks great when finished (does make production line painting a little more 'interesting'). I have more ...

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Eye Candy - Bolt Action - Soviet Infantry and Gun plus an Announcement!
Here are more Soviets for the every growing Bolt Action commission work. Couple of things to note before the pics. Firstly, they look different (hopefully better). I've done a little work on Photoshop to whiten the background and I've also added my company ...

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Eye Candy - Bolt Action - Soviet Infantry(40)
Here are the finished pics of my latest commission, 40 Warlord Games Soviet infantry for Bolt Action.  As always if you would like a closer look at any pictures above, click on them. If you have any comments or would like to ask me questions or provide feed...

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eBay Sale - 15mm DBA IV 23 Feudal English
Something a little different from my norm. this is an army I bought and started to paint some time ago. I had a gap in my painting schedule this weekend and I thought I would get them finished and sell them to someone who could give them some table-time and...

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Eye Candy - Bolt Action - German Panzer Grenadiers MG34 Team
Here are some more of the ever expanding Bolt Action forces that I've commission painted. These should also be appearing in my first YouTube video sometime soon. As always if you would like a closer look at any pictures above, click on them. If you have any...

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Bat Rep - Minigeddon - Ghazgkhull Orks Vs Steel Legion
This is my first battle report and so I'm starting small with a 1000 point Minigeddon game. For me this was a learning experience, both in terms of getting to grips with the NetEA rules and pulling together a Bat Rep. I hope to do many more in the future, m...
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