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kev196417 Dec 2012 10:34 a.m. PST

A couple more pic,s of the complete army.
Thanks for all the comments on the artillary pic,s.


Veteran Cosmic Rocker17 Dec 2012 10:54 a.m. PST

They are excellent – my favourite scale for Napoleonics by a long way. Do you have just French?

yorkie o1 Inactive Member17 Dec 2012 11:34 a.m. PST

Outstanding, really well done!


Cerdic Supporting Member of TMP17 Dec 2012 12:32 p.m. PST

Amazing! You've painted BUTTONS! ON 6MM!!!!!!

General Custer17 Dec 2012 1:06 p.m. PST

WOW !!!!

Personal logo deadhead Supporting Member of TMP17 Dec 2012 1:16 p.m. PST

Hmmm. Not impressed. Third row, fourth chap in. His turnbacks are missing a flaming grenade.

Ok, only kidding! Not sure my 28mm figures could compare with what you have produced here. Truly amazing…….

kev196417 Dec 2012 2:23 p.m. PST

Thanks guys,
Le petit , sorry i only have the French , i do this for a living and as the wife keeps telling me the bills dont pay themselves so it will be up for sale/auction in a week or so.
Been working on this for a few months in between commissions, and will be sad to see it go but as i dont game it would be a shame for it to sit in the cupboard gathering dust.
Deadhead i think i can see the flaming grenades in this pic :) lol

Flat Beer and Cold Pizza Inactive Member17 Dec 2012 3:16 p.m. PST

Spectacular! thumbs up

Clays Russians Inactive Member17 Dec 2012 3:32 p.m. PST

I wish I could do that, but, My skill is limited. would love to be able to field like 15K napoleonics of various nations

Ashenduke Inactive Member17 Dec 2012 5:32 p.m. PST

great paint job and photos. i remember how vibrant the blue and red was from your artillery pics, and was amazed how vibrant the shako pompons are with this set.
GL with the auction, you deserve to make some good money on them.

DisasterWargamer Supporting Member of TMP17 Dec 2012 9:10 p.m. PST

Outstanding work on them – well done

mollinary18 Dec 2012 4:28 a.m. PST

Kev 64,

A superb job. What basing sizes are you using? They look lie 60mm by 30mm for the infantry. Are they for a specific rules set?


kev196418 Dec 2012 5:06 a.m. PST

Hi Mollinary,
Yes 60 by 30 for inf and cav, 24inf per base, 9 cav.
one 60 by 60 art base 2 60 by 30 and 3 30 by 30, generals on 30 by 30 , based for polemos, there are also 2 skirmish 60 by 30 bases.


bracken Supporting Member of TMP18 Dec 2012 5:22 a.m. PST

Absolutely stunning! I can't think of any other words! So once again Absolutely Stunning

mollinary18 Dec 2012 8:47 a.m. PST

Thanks Kev,

And what size is the completed army?

Mollinary (feeling tempted!)

kev196418 Dec 2012 9:53 a.m. PST

18 bases of cav, 5 guard 13 line
15 bases inf plus 2 skirmish
9 art and crews plus command/drummers and staff on the 60x60 base.
3 full limber teams and 36 generals/Adc inc napoleon.
Will have a tot up tomorrow and let you know how much i,m looking for,



kev196419 Dec 2012 10:09 a.m. PST

Hi Mollinary,

If your interested send me a pm or email add.



mollinary19 Dec 2012 10:30 a.m. PST


Could be interested, been looking to make the jump back into Napoleonics for some time. Cannot pm you, not a supporting member I'm afraid. You say you do this for a living – do you have a "commercial" e mail address?


kev196419 Dec 2012 10:37 a.m. PST

Hi , yes it,s

Gunner Dunbar20 Dec 2012 12:18 a.m. PST

These are brilliant, I struggle to do buttons at 15mm, great work, do you have a blog? you should, I would follow, even though its not my scale, you can't argue against the skill needed for these results.

Personal logo deadhead Supporting Member of TMP24 Dec 2012 3:00 a.m. PST


Only just noticed. You were serious! The grenadiers, in second rank at least, really do have flaming grenades on their turnbacks. Incredible………Merry Christmas. Go on, tell us. How's it done? There is no cocktail stick that fine. Pinhead maybe?

popeye27 Dec 2012 3:18 p.m. PST

They look fantastic…love them… well done Kev

Battlescale Inactive Member27 Dec 2012 6:44 p.m. PST

Wow! Those look superb. Great work.

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