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Warpaint Figures21 Jun 2013 2:43 a.m. PST

So I have decided to get rid of all my DOW, French and Russians. So question was sell as are or paint them. I decided its going to be a mixture.

So here's the first lot. Two foot limbers. Minifigs figures which aren't the most detailed but look good en masse. the crews were old painted ones. I really enjoyed this not having painted 15mm Napoleonics for years now.

Stewart

Yesthatphil21 Jun 2013 3:08 a.m. PST

They look pretty good to me, Stewart …

Warpaint Figures21 Jun 2013 3:33 a.m. PST

Cheers Phil

Had to break out the next up magnification magvisor lenses lol

GROSSMAN Supporting Member of TMP21 Jun 2013 5:16 a.m. PST

Damn nice paint work.

Warpaint Figures21 Jun 2013 5:22 a.m. PST

Cheers Grossman

Pleased as severely out of practice with 15's. Got lots more to do though now

Stew

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP21 Jun 2013 11:40 a.m. PST

Nice work!

SECURITY MINISTER CRITTER Inactive Member21 Jun 2013 10:34 p.m. PST

The painted ones should fetch top price, they look great!

Warpaint Figures22 Jun 2013 2:03 a.m. PST

Thanks guys. @ SMC Keeping fingers crossed for that. Got them on now have to see how it goes

Stew

Widowson22 Jun 2013 12:28 p.m. PST

The horses look especially great. Nice work.

Personal logo VonBlucher Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2013 5:02 a.m. PST

Great job on these!! Would not have realized they were Minifigs without you mentioning it.

Warpaint Figures25 Jun 2013 6:26 a.m. PST

@Widowson – enjoyed doing those. Probably owes a lot to the galze of Devlan Mud to finish them off

@VonBlucher – Cheers man thats a wicked compliment. Got loads more to do yet Russian, DOW and French 15s. Might not tart them all up lol

darclegion Supporting Member of TMP25 Jun 2013 6:35 a.m. PST

Devlan Mud is a good wash, but the replacement wash from Citadel is not exactly same, but still works good, think it is called Earth shade or something.

Fantastic paint jobs, btw. I have tons of 15mm Naps myself. Great work!!!

Tom
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Mal Sabreur Inactive Member13 Jul 2013 3:48 a.m. PST

These are brilliant. I've always believed that the paint job is as important to the look of a unit as the make and price of the figures that make it up and these support that belief. Why pay for expensive 18mm figures when comparatively cheap 15s can look this good?

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