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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.

Sunday, 3 November 2019

Sunday Update 03 November


As well as varnishing the second batch of paras on Thursday, I also got a bunch of priming done while I had the airbrush booth set up. I haven't primed the barbarians yet as I plan to do them all in one go and I am waiting for the extra figures I ordered to arrive.

I've also got an order in for some more foam trays for my paras, and need to wait for these to arrive before I continue that project as I'm almost out of slots in my current trays.

Therefore, I decided to switch to a different project - a return to the SYW Russians. Over the past couple of days I have been painting the mounted dragoons purchased at SELWG. I finished them this morning (just the varnishing needed to be done) and have started work on some artillery - 6 crew, 2 limbers and 1 cannon:


When these are finished (hopefully tomorrow) I will do the basing for them and the dragoons. After that, I will have to see what I fancy doing next...OK, OK, you clearly know me too well - I'll carry on and paint some of the other SYW Russians.



4 comments:

  1. I am looking forward to seeing more of your lovely painting on those!

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  2. Can fully understand the switching on projects due to not having all the figures and running out of protective foam, the Russians are looking great

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  3. Very disciplined there Tamsin with your painting and switching projects at the drop of a hat. Looking forward to seeing more of your para's.

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  4. @ Herkybird - thanks! :)

    @ Dave Stone - cheers! :)

    @ Silver Whistle - thanks Pat! Sometimes it helps to switch projects, although on this occasion it was due to storage issues rather than boredom! :)
    Enjoying your new book btw :)

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