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A mythical beast - a female wargamer! I got back into wargaming in the summer of 2011 after a very, very long break. My current interests are Ancients, ACW, 30YW and SciFi gaming.

Thursday, 6 September 2012

WIP: Wagons, Gabions, Hay Ricks and Corn Stooks #2

I carried on with these today and got all the way to matt varnishing the gabions, hay ricks and corn stooks. For the gabions I could have skipped doing a spray basecoat as I ended up painting all the parts in different colours anyway. I think I should probably have skipped the first dry-brush step on the gabions themselves as it seems to have merged the colours a bit too much and you can't really tell the difference between the earth and the wickerwork. Oh well, too late now.

I have given the wagons a Klear/ink coat but I'm holding off on the matt spray varnish until I've done the basing.









And here's a pic of the danish artillery, supported by the Green-Blue and Green-Red regiments of foot occupying a redoubt in front of the hay rocks and corn stooks:



12 comments:

  1. You know I like my scenery Tamsin, great work.

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  2. They all look good. I like the flags especially.

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  3. Nice work Tamsin. I love the final picture. The scenery looks great and for a bonus, " rooks and stools" is fun to say. :)

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  4. Those are looking great! Nice work on them!

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  5. These look great!

    I so need to get more scenery done.

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  6. Nice work. Like the wagons. Gaming needs more scenarios with wagons.

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  7. Very nice work Tamsin, the troops look very cool behind their gabions!!

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  8. Cheers folks. I'm quite pleased with how they've turned out and definitely tempted to order more bits from Timecast.

    @ MP and Ray - I couldn't resist doing an "in use" photo. Glad you liked it :)

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  9. Very nice. Too few gamers devote the proper time to terrain, and it makes such a difference.

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