Napoleonic Foot Dragoons

I did say I wasn’t going to be able to post much at the moment but when a window of opportunity arrives I will. I have had these Napoleonic Foot Dragoons that I painted earlier on in the year (before things became frantic!), so I thought I would pop them on another little base with […]

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Swamp Diorama Update

Well I’m putting in more practice on posting on my blog as I’m one of those old folk who need to do things a number of times before I become confident, one of the few disadvantages of growing up before the technical world became everyday use. To those marvellous patient people that follow my blog, […]

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Making a stone wall

My version on how to make a stone wall with fine gravel and glue. What you will need, Thin sheet of Styrofoam Fine gravel Some berry pins Fine gravel, I have used two sizes but I’m sure you can do it with one PVA (white glue) Plastic lunch wrap A piece of cardboard to base […]

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French Dragoons

I’m continuing on with a few mini dioramas while I work out what’s going to happen down at the swamp. So today I have some really nice figures from Italeri, French Dragoons, which are, along with the foot Dragoons, are a favourite of mine.  I should say now that the idea of doing these little […]

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Fantasy Swamp Terrain WIP

Well here we are with the new diorama terrain that I said I was working on. It is only at stage one as I haven’t decided who the combatants are going to be at this stage.  I originally was going to use the Dark Alliance Elves but in the end I wasn’t that impressed with […]

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Cromwell’s Cavalry

Well here we are in February and it’s supposed to be summer but it’s been raining cats and dogs after the terrible bushfires we had a month or so ago. Thank you all for your wishes in regards to our safety, we were fortunately a long way from them. To my American friends I have […]

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Fantasy Mini

Well now that tech adviser has vacated the shed I have been able to clear out all the sawdust that has accumulated over the last two years or so and this has enabled me to take a break from my normal stuff and finish off some very neglected pieces of long ago. More on that […]

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