As a DM I don’t tend to use minis that much as I prefer the theatre of the mind. There are times when miniatures do help out the game, though, like helping to visualise a complicated melee fought over new terrain. Player handouts play a similar role. You may not use them very often but […]
In mythology a Nightmare is sometimes a demonic horse. Can you imagine how one might look? One of Geek Native’s favourite model makers, Linda Lundqvist, has done the hard work so you don’t have to. All of Escaron’s work is worth checking out and her Deviant Art page is a good place to start. Most […]
This polymer clay sculpt in the first video from a new YouTube channel called The Dream Syndicate. The channel offers a chance to watch the crafting process of fantasy creatures and dabble with stop-motion. We just get the dragon’s head in this video. It’s part one of a series called St. George and the Dragon, […]
This “Build and Paint Knight’s Castle” was an unused gift. Gamer Pallandor points out that the maker’s didn’t even have enough faith in their product to see the finished product. The castle on the box looks kinda crap. As it happens; Pallandor had another idea. Could this model become a handy dice tower for a […]
This cute little fellow is a creation of Escaron. Escaron creations have appeared on Geek Native before and have not been cute at all. This Emotin doll is different. Once again Escaron built the fellow by hand; with super sculpey, acrylic paint and then stuffed with batting and grain. His fur is, we’re told, super […]
These monsters are made by Jenniger Strunge. Born in Baltimore, Mayland, Jennifer quickly got into making pillows, puppets and dolls. Now she uses recycled clothes to craft these creatures. Tempted to try the snuggle test? You can pop over to Cotton Monster on Etsy and take a peak.
This impressive Godzilla dinner napkin is one of a sci-fi set created by embroider Floresita. She stiched up some designs in order to commemorate the fine art of not wasting resources. The pattern comes from Bradbird’s free embroidery set.
This is a remarkable Instructable. That’s right; if you want to build this then the instructions are online, 16 steps in all, a lot of work but a truly impressive game of Settlers of Catan at the end. How does it work? Magnets. You guessed right. Hundreds and hundreds of magnets. Why build it? As […]
The DM’s Craft is a YouTube channel from DM Scotty that, as the name suggests, interest DMs, GMs, STs and moderators of all shapes and sizes. It’s been on YouTube since early 2012 and at the time of posting has over 6,000 subscribers. The channel shares craft tips for DMs. Here’s the five most popular […]
Kevyn Jacobs snapped this set of pictures on the corner of West Magnolia Street and Commerical Street in Bellingham, USA. It’s a Dalek – soft on the outside, armoured on the inside. Wait, isn’t that the wrong way around? Someone has spent a lot of time knitting some Dalek armour and has then been brave […]