Category Archives: Assumption; Oklahoma – building an old west town

The Road to Assumption

I know my Old West gaming has taken a back seat as of late, but it most definitely has not been forgotten. We all managed to get posses painted, and I built enough buildings to set the scene. However, because … Continue reading

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Assumption: a project update (aka: my incredibly productive snow day)

Snowy days are generally not uncommon where I live. However, I work in a field where snow days are VERY rare, and today, the unthinkable happened – I had a snow day! Suffice it to say, at 7:00 am I … Continue reading

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Dry Goods, JP’s House, Gunsmith, Livery Stable, and Bank

I won’t be posting for work-related reasons until the middle of December, so I figured I better take the opportunity to post some pics of my newly painted buildings. Here we have my Dry Goods Store. It’s actually named after … Continue reading

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The first lick of paint – the Saloon and the Sheriff’s Office

So I finally found time to start the painting process on my homemade cardboard buildings. Here we have the local Sheriff’s Office and my first Saloon, “The Full House.” I realize that the paintjobs are a little “neat” for the … Continue reading

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Hotel, Law Office & Jail, and Dry Goods

Another productive streak. My father was a carpenter at one time, and I must have inherited the genes unknowingly. I’ve completed three more buildings for the town of Assumption. Here we have the new hotel. I threw some curtains in … Continue reading

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The Saloon

This has certainly been my most ambitious building attempt yet. It was initially going to be a hotel, but as I designed the front, the plan started to take a different direction. I settled on a saloon in the end, … Continue reading

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My Cardboard Bank

I’m experiencing another productive period. This is the second Wild West building in two days. I think this one will be the bank. We need a good objective for the outlaws to hit and the lawmen to protect, and I … Continue reading

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