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by Iodo
Wed Sep 28, 2022 9:14 pm
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: So it begins
Replies: 5
Views: 82

Re: So it begins

Welcome and well met :P No, I'm going to put together "period" garb, gear, weapons, food, everything and go running around the woods alone for a week, while filming everything to make content for my wife's blog! I'll have elven waybread hardtack and rabbit stew with PO-TAY-TOES cooked on a...
by Iodo
Wed Sep 28, 2022 9:06 pm
Forum: Weapons & Armour
Topic: A Dwarven Sword? What do you think of this?
Replies: 3
Views: 91

Re: A Dwarven Sword? What do you think of this?

What does everyone think? Yay or Nay? For looks it is nice, that pommel and the blade shape I think work well as dwarven, and more so if it had runes or something engraved on the brass, but... ...the brass pins/full tang constriction cries out as too modern and really does stop it from feeling Midd...
by Iodo
Wed Sep 28, 2022 8:30 pm
Forum: Hard Kit
Topic: A large leather barrel costrel.
Replies: 8
Views: 106

Re: A large leather barrel costrel.

really cool, and the balloon idea is inspired :mrgreen:
by Iodo
Wed Sep 28, 2022 11:55 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: MERF Random Adventure Pictures
Replies: 427
Views: 202466

Re: MERF Random Adventure Pictures

so now I know who to blame :lol: :mrgreen:
by Iodo
Wed Sep 28, 2022 5:57 am
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: MERF Random Adventure Pictures
Replies: 427
Views: 202466

Re: MERF Random Adventure Pictures

That looks like such a brilliant day, and it's so awesome that you met a wood troll, there are very few of them around these days :P

also, is that the remains of a floating dredge? if so that thing is huge!
by Iodo
Tue Sep 27, 2022 5:55 am
Forum: Soft Kit
Topic: Grommets Leathercraft strider duster
Replies: 12
Views: 383

Re: Grommets Leathercraft strider duster

That looks awesome with your kit Taylor :P
by Iodo
Sat Sep 24, 2022 8:45 pm
Forum: General Forum Stuff
Topic: Forum business cards?
Replies: 29
Views: 36828

Re: Forum business cards?

Those are really nice :P and they show up how bad my 3 years ago image editing/digital art skills were, if I ever get another set of forum cards done I think I need a redesign with a less terrible background texture and correctly scaled text etc... now that I know how to do all that stuff, it won't ...
by Iodo
Fri Sep 23, 2022 8:59 pm
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: MERF Random Adventure Pictures
Replies: 427
Views: 202466

Re: MERF Random Adventure Pictures

nice kit :P and those forests look absolutely wonderful :mrgreen:
by Iodo
Fri Sep 23, 2022 7:58 pm
Forum: Human Culture(s)
Topic: Did the Men of Dale have a cavalry?
Replies: 21
Views: 547

Re: Did the Men of Dale have a cavalry?

ooooo.... and the engraving on that boss :mrgreen:
by Iodo
Fri Sep 23, 2022 7:47 pm
Forum: Human Culture(s)
Topic: Did the Men of Dale have a cavalry?
Replies: 21
Views: 547

Re: Did the Men of Dale have a cavalry?

If you fancy something early and want to avoid round shields there always the Germanic elongated hexagonal ones. https://v-cg.etsystatic.com/video/upload/ac_none,du_15,q_auto:good/20210426_161738_cytipd.mp4 That is NICE, I can just see a fancy version of that, possibly slightly less elongated, bein...
by Iodo
Fri Sep 23, 2022 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's everyone working on?
Replies: 92
Views: 7369

Re: What's everyone working on?

Nice work :P
by Iodo
Fri Sep 23, 2022 7:38 pm
Forum: Soft Kit
Topic: Grommets Leathercraft strider duster
Replies: 12
Views: 383

Re: Grommets Leathercraft strider duster

Awesome :P
by Iodo
Fri Sep 23, 2022 5:54 pm
Forum: Soft Kit
Topic: Grommets Leathercraft strider duster
Replies: 12
Views: 383

Re: Grommets Leathercraft strider duster

That is indeed nice Taylor :P

Elleth wrote: Thu Sep 22, 2022 10:39 am it's almost a shame to get it all dirty and trail worn...
I was just thinking that "dirty and trail worn" is exactly what it needs to complete the look
by Iodo
Fri Sep 23, 2022 5:52 pm
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: MERF Random Adventure Pictures
Replies: 427
Views: 202466

Re: MERF Random Adventure Pictures

Eofor wrote: Thu Sep 22, 2022 11:35 am ...or Iodo in her misty mountains for authentic Middle Earth scenery
...I pine for the Scottish Highlands
It is not as authentic as you think it is, even in the Highlands it is hard to find a place where you can't see a modern building, the UK is small and crowded
by Iodo
Fri Sep 23, 2022 5:48 pm
Forum: Human Culture(s)
Topic: Did the Men of Dale have a cavalry?
Replies: 21
Views: 547

Re: Did the Men of Dale have a cavalry?

I find the whole tableau the most fascinating of Tolkiens works, possibly because of the detail and for the insight into how he himself pictured what he was writing. Just look at the large jars of gold, the crowns, strands of jewels and very Sutton Hooesque drinking horns! Where is Iodo Ionite?!?!?...