Sunday, 28 July 2013

Ottoman Dervish Infantry

Back in early 2010 I was asked to take some Empress Miniatures SCW Morrocan Regulars and do some very minor conversion work to create something that would pass for Dervish infantry in Ottoman service. Well, three and a bit years on a repeat performance for the same client who wanted another unit of similar.

Friday, 12 July 2013

Artizan Designs "Thrilling Tales" Miniatures

Rather fun and characterful figures to paint are these miniatures. These are no doubt destined for great adventures on the tabletop in far away places with their owner. From left to right: Bowler, Commandant Dreyfus, Corporal Clotski, Legionnaire Dumas, Ali, Claude and Sergeant Nocker.

Sunday, 7 July 2013

More WW1 Aeroplanes

Can't bear to watch the tennis? Watch these instead....
The Pfalz DIII

Halberstadt DIV

Sopwith F7.1 Snipe

Sopwith Camel (I just love the engine sounds on this)

Sopwith Pup


Nieuport Ni 11 "Bebe"

Etrich Taube 1913

Vickers Vimy

And finally.... a doco from 1980s about Tommy Sopwith!

Game, set and match!