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archiduque26 Mar 2017 4:15 a.m. PST

Hi all!!I've painted a French Infantry unit (in campaign dress),without bases.Figures from Calpe Miniatures.I hope you like them!!:-)











repaint26 Mar 2017 5:13 a.m. PST

most impressive! Well done.

John de Terre Neuve Supporting Member of TMP26 Mar 2017 5:15 a.m. PST

Very well done, I am curious are they for sale?


setsuko26 Mar 2017 8:15 a.m. PST

They look great!

Personal logo deadhead Supporting Member of TMP26 Mar 2017 9:04 a.m. PST

Said this before, I will say it again.

Your book was great for this.

The shading on the white overalls. Subtle, it works…I will save these pictures. Simple…easy…nothing to it………few grey stripes basically?

No. Great, thanks

Personal logo Texas Jack Supporting Member of TMP26 Mar 2017 9:18 a.m. PST

Brilliant work!

Personal logo wrgmr1 Supporting Member of TMP26 Mar 2017 11:10 a.m. PST

Awesome work Rafa! I have some of these Calpe figures to paint and will as Deadhead, save these for reference.

Dr Jeckyll Supporting Member of TMP26 Mar 2017 12:31 p.m. PST

Fantastic work Rafa!!:)

Jeigheff Supporting Member of TMP26 Mar 2017 12:32 p.m. PST

Your book?!? Tell us more!


Markconz26 Mar 2017 1:05 p.m. PST

Stunning work!

Berzerker7326 Mar 2017 1:55 p.m. PST


basileus6626 Mar 2017 9:35 p.m. PST

I am fortunate to have a couple of units painted by Rafa, and I can say that his work is even better "in the flesh". As usual, a stunning paint job!

bracken Supporting Member of TMP27 Mar 2017 2:26 a.m. PST

Cracking work!

langobard Supporting Member of TMP27 Mar 2017 2:34 a.m. PST

Simply beautiful!

Personal logo wrgmr1 Supporting Member of TMP27 Mar 2017 1:27 p.m. PST

Jeigheff – here is the book. I have a copy, some really great painting tips, well worth the money.


Personal logo deadhead Supporting Member of TMP28 Mar 2017 5:34 a.m. PST

That's the one. I did prefer it to the sequel on British units, (another author I stress) but maybe that was because the second added little new and had some factual errors. Both well worth the expense though!

Let me show you the layout (as the sun is shining and ideal for a quick photo). Page after page of useful tips and then specific projects like this;


archiduque28 Mar 2017 9:36 a.m. PST

Many thanks for your kind comments!!!

@John de Terre Neuve

No,are for a customer ;-)

And deadhead my personal thanks!!!!


Phil the french28 Mar 2017 11:11 p.m. PST

Stunning details, they look wonderful!

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