1) Cast Flesh to Stone at your foe, or friend (by holding Alt). 2) Cast Reflection Shield while the target is still petrified. 3) Either wait one combat turn, or end combat. 4) Cast Dweomer Shield on the target. This reflects onto you, ending the Reflection Shield. spell. [EDIT: or you can just wait 1+ minute gametime before cancelling the reflection shield, ie, until after the Stone spell would have run out.] 5) Your enemy is now a statue, forever. Cancel the Dweomer Shield on yourself. 6) Cast Disperse Magic or Dweomer Shield to reanimate the statue, or arrange them using Call Winds and Unseen Force. 7) To place characters in a rogues gallery rather than leave them where they spawned, first permanently hypnotise them (Dominate Will + Reflection Shield - Dominate Will - Reflection Shield) then tell them to wait where you wish to place them, then do steps 1-5 above. Self Petrification This allows you to be immune to damage and ignored by foes. Your spell casting is limited but you can, at least, Disperse Magic yourself to end the hibernation. Summon anything (eg, Orc) Cast Reflection Shield on Orc Cast Flesh to Stone at Orc Cancel Reflection Shield, then cancel summoning spell You are a statue forever. Apart from the basilisk trick of turning everyone to stone wherever you go, you can do the weeping angel trick of being a background statue which instantly flicks from place to place using Spatial Distortion.