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Terrain Building - Mountains!!!

Posted by Panzer Mom on April 27, 2017 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (1)

When it comes to terrain on the battlefield we are always looking for something to give us depth and height. A city scape is nice but there are times when you just want to escape out into the wilderness. My husband and I had been talking about building mountains and he had a brilliant idea! He thought that we could experiment wi...
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Forest Terrain Board

Posted by Panzer Mom on April 7, 2017 at 12:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Well it appears that I have survived my Three Piece Terrain challenge and the Bolt Action Games shall continue! But what I discovered is I really love creating terrain. So I decided to take on another project. The first step was to gain permission to use my husband’s power tools! Of course there was a wee look of apprehension when he said yes, because the thought of my using power tools is a scary thi...

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Swamp - Terrain Piece # 3

Posted by Panzer Mom on April 2, 2017 at 3:50 AM Comments comments (1)

For my third piece of the challenge I wanted to try something that would take me out of my comfort zone and Swamp Terrain was it!   The crafting componets were faily simple :
  • Foam board
  • Spackle
  • Paint
  • Polyurethane for the water effect. 
  • Flock & bush...
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Fences - Terrain Piece # 2

Posted by Panzer Mom on March 22, 2017 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (2)

Hello all,

I have an update to my 3 piece terrain challenge! I am done :) After many months working on these between work and much self doubt I did it lol

 

Terrain Piece # 2 – Wooden Fences

Now I had a few set backs but I was able to finally finish and I really liked how these fences turned out. For basing I used the sample floor tile pieces that you can find at your local hardware store. I would stay away from the adhesive floor tiles because they tend to ...

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Damage Markers - Terrain Piece # 1

Posted by Panzer Mom on March 19, 2017 at 12:25 AM Comments comments (0)
In the aftermath of my acceptance of the Three Piece Terrian challange by my husband, my first thought was one of panic. I am not creative and putting a craft knife into my hands is a dangerous action!! This is taking me way out of my comfort zone.

Later that night I lay in bed with thoughts running through my head trying to come up with ideas. He had made so much terrain in the past few months. He even made an amazing Stone Circle that I requested that would give ...
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Three Piece Terrain Challenge

Posted by Panzer Mom on March 15, 2017 at 10:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Well it has been 7 years since my husband has opened my eyes to the wonderful world of tabletop gaming. He has been a very patient teacher as he has guided me on my quest to connect with my inner geekiness. But alas, there comes a time when the teacher must let go and watch their student make their own way through the world of gaming.

 

Now my husband is an amazing gamer and terrain builder. I sit in awe if his creativity and his ability to take an idea and bring it into real...

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