Sometimes I feel that there are those that are just plain sadists…..

It has been quite a while since I last put my fingers to the keyboard and drummed up some words of wisdom regarding this fantastic hobby of mine and this has been for numerous reasons, life of course gets in the way and keeps me away from the workbench and my keyboard whether that isContinue reading “Sometimes I feel that there are those that are just plain sadists…..”

There are times when some of my fellow modellers make me mad…..

Please excuse the title, I was not too sure how to express how certain members of the modelling fraternity make me feel. There is a lot off laziness in the hobby and one of the things that boils my piss more than those that post on forums and social media about what colour they shouldContinue reading “There are times when some of my fellow modellers make me mad…..”

Another year over and am I any wiser?

As the sun begins to set on another year here at  average modeller HQ and I find myself sitting at the workbench pondering over what has been a reasonable modelling year all round, yes I could have finished more models, yes I could have attended more shows and yes I could have blogged a bitContinue reading “Another year over and am I any wiser?”

It’s that time of year once again….. is it too early to panic??

Modelling has been on the back burner over the last few months, well actually most of this year due to many reasons, my health, life in general,  lack of inspiration and of course work which has been particularly stressful with much going on especially over the summer and with the couple of weeks that IContinue reading “It’s that time of year once again….. is it too early to panic??”

Here we go again, frustration after frustration after frustration……

Well it has been a whole year since I started this blog and I have to admit it is not always easy to find things to write about and sometimes you have to wait for the right subject matter to rear it’s head and then BANG!!!! you have it. Over the last month and aContinue reading “Here we go again, frustration after frustration after frustration……”

Autumnal Telford, a wonderful weekend and here’s to the future……

As I sit here a fortnight after the main event reflecting on all the fun the jokes the laughs the purchasing the walking the chatting the standing the eating the drinking and the wonderful models on show and on top of that it was all done in great company I can positively say it was a great scale model worldContinue reading “Autumnal Telford, a wonderful weekend and here’s to the future……”

Why oh why do I do it to myself……

Before my latest blog kicks off with more of my musings I would like to take this opportunity to dedicate this weeks offering to my long suffering partner and better half Kerry who has to put up with my moans groans and shouts of frustration as I struggle getting to grips with my hobby especiallyContinue reading “Why oh why do I do it to myself……”