I finally made some time to work on this model kit again. It's much nicer to do this on the weekend when I can work during the day. The natural light lets me actually see what I am doing. I probably would have made more progress but I got distracted partway through. I realized there... Continue Reading →
I'm starting on another plastic model kit, and got a torso done. This will eventually be a Jaeger from Pacific Rim: Uprising. If you've never seen the Pacific Rim Movies, a Jaeger is a giant robot piloted by 2 or 3 people inside that fights giant monsters. Also you should go watch Pacific Rim, it... Continue Reading →
I finished building Captain Phasma and I think she looks amazing. The chrome is so shiny I had trouble taking a good picture without getting tons of weird reflections. It looks fantastic in person, though. Sure it is built from a kit, but I consider it the same as making a scarf from a crochet... Continue Reading →
Captain Phasma has legs now! I was going to block off the background so you couldn't see my messy desk but actually I'm happy to show off my mess. There's multiple kinds of crafts represented, and multiple nerdy genres. It might be a mess but it's my weird mess and I love it.
Well this is a big departure from what I have been doing lately. I have been having some pain during crochet time lately and it turns out I have a case of "crochet elbow". That's like tennis elbow except it comes from spending too much time swearing at yarn instead of swearing at tennis balls... Continue Reading →