Roman Warship

ROMAN WARSHIP Well I have said I don’t like doing rigging before so some of you will think I have changed my mind when you see these photos.   No, I haven’t, it’s just that I must be a sucker for punishment!  I thought this one would be pretty simple but even the simple ones love […]

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More Egyptians

I just painted up these fellows that just arrived yesterday and as it’s a fine day 26degree Celsius I thought I would get in some posting practice before I take TA back to Sth Australia, she has to go back and finish the house. We would have struggled without her and as the furniture arrives […]

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Desert Diorama Update

Well I’m not sure after the big move where I was up to on here with the figure painting, I’m certain I did manage to get some more done back in the old house surrounded with cartons but just in case I didn’t upload them here, (and to get back into the swing of posting), […]

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Desert Double Diorama

Well hello folks, it’s been a long time since I posted anything but that doesn’t mean I’ve been idle.   As for everyone, this year hasn’t been our best and I feel we are not out of the woods yet, but I feel everyone is soldiering on as best they can and getting a lot of […]

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Castle Extension no. 2

Well finally after 18 months I have finally finished the third castle add on, the Archers.  They are another fine set of Valdemar figures that fit in well with the rest of life that went on around the castle back then.  Archery would have been one activity that would be very much at the fore […]

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Corsair Update

I just thought I would post a few photos of the Corsairs and the native guys I have chosen to repel these bothersome pirates. The corsairs are from Dark Alliance, sets one and two, and the natives are made by Caesar. The little boat is the medieval life boat by Zvezda, and will fit in […]

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NINA

Well I have finished the little sailing ship NINA the 1/75 scale model made by Heller, quite a fine vessel and it is ideal for the purpose I have in mind. Not being ship savvy it was a challenge!  Putting the hull etc. together was easy enough but rigging it was the hard part.  After […]

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