The Lights Come On

Yesss, things are lighting up in the Adamant Studio! Here are some progress shots of Ramiel and Ouriel shaped and fitted for lights.

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I currently have to engage the light with a pencil as crafting the button comes at a later stage. But you can certainly get a feel for what they will look like when finished.

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The button will sit just beneath the middle finger of the right hand for Ouriel, and the left hand for Ramiel as most people dual wielding a sword and dagger keep the knife in the left for blocking. Hence the term “main-gauche” in French fencing, literally: “left hand”.

Lastly, just for fun, I snapped a selfie after a long day at the belt sander. Chewie really throws a lot of snow!

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I’m convinced this is why Iron Sisters wear white.

That’s all from me for now. Stay tuned for the continuing adventures of the crazy little man in flower pants and his magical acrylic swords.

Author: Ethan Kincaid

Ethan Kincaid was born in 1985 in Brockville, a sleepy little town on the St. Lawrence River. He graduated from Carleton University in Ottawa with a degree in Linguistics and a minor in Japanese Language. After finishing his education, he settled down there with his wife Kaitlyn and became a full-time writer. In 2011, he moved to Montreal and discovered its vibrant writing culture. In 2015, Ethan moved to Helsinki, Finland with his wife; he works as a props crafter and part time author. His first book, Blood of Midnight: The Broken Prophecy is the first of a new fantasy trilogy. The greatest joy in his life lies in helping budding writers find their voices. In his words: "I like to shake people until cool stuff comes out!"

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