he doth bestride the narrow world like a colossus
That's my interpretation of a butcher cannon, which sounds to me like it should be a brutal, ugly weapon. The bit itself is from an ork flakk gun, I believe. While I didn't want to go too crazy on conversions, I physically can't put stock models on the board, so in addition to his armament he'll get a new head.
And here's a closer look at the base, also in progress:
I'll spare you the Meghan Trainor jokes
Since I've been antsy waiting for the final parts for the Contemptor to arrive, I took a small detour to work out a basing scheme for 2016's first project. I was so happy with the outcome of the initial test that I started assembly line production:
all hands on deck
That's it for now. back to watching the mailbox.