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EricThe Shed24 Oct 2017 2:24 a.m. PST

Having completed my Napoleonic project (over 1000 28minis painyted in 8 months) I have decided tyo inflict further pain on my paintbrushes and kick off with a new project – The Colonial Campaigns in the Sudan

You can follow it all on the blog

part 1 here

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part 2 here
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The first dervishes are painted

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more soon

Personal logo PzGeneral Supporting Member of TMP24 Oct 2017 4:33 a.m. PST

Very nice…I really like those bases.

dwight shrute24 Oct 2017 4:59 a.m. PST

just need a mad mahdi now :-)

ZULUPAUL Supporting Member of TMP24 Oct 2017 5:49 a.m. PST

Like 'em!

Gone Fishing Supporting Member of TMP24 Oct 2017 6:22 a.m. PST

Excellent work! I'll be interested to follow your progress.

Lion in the Stars24 Oct 2017 3:37 p.m. PST

Wow, that's quite the painting marathon you've been doing!

Harwood Hobbies Sponsoring Member of TMP24 Oct 2017 4:54 p.m. PST

Nice work!

GUNBOAT25 Oct 2017 3:16 a.m. PST

Got mine out the other day as well
https://glynrr.blogspot.co.uk/2017/08

EricThe Shed27 Oct 2017 5:34 a.m. PST

Thanks Guys – the next 100 are finished and almost finished another 100 – post on the blog in a few days time

EricThe Shed30 Oct 2017 1:11 a.m. PST

Part 3 now added on the blog
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More Dervishes – total painted 280 so far

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and I have started on the construction of Khartoum

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more soon

Paddys Blackguards03 Nov 2017 12:38 p.m. PST

Lads,
Where does one go to find 54mm little wars. I have been in winter quarters for some time now, and I am quite anxious to get back on active service
Thanks.

Paddys Blackguards, 28th London Irish. Rifle Volunteer Corps

Rallynow Supporting Member of TMP03 Nov 2017 10:26 p.m. PST

Like the bases.

Rallynow Supporting Member of TMP03 Nov 2017 10:32 p.m. PST

Eric, did you make your own bases or purchase them?

EricThe Shed03 Nov 2017 10:47 p.m. PST

I assume you mean the movement trays – these are from Warbases

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The figures themselves are on 25mm steel washers

thanks

EricThe Shed06 Nov 2017 4:51 a.m. PST

Part 4 now up on the blog – thats all the Dervish infantry painted up…

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more here
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EricThe Shed10 Nov 2017 1:55 a.m. PST

Started on the Mahdi's cavalry this week – report here

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plus a conversion job on the Gripping Beast Light Cavalry into mounted Dervishes

Codsticker10 Nov 2017 7:02 p.m. PST

Awesome stuff ETS. I saw these on LAF this am- still great.

EricThe Shed12 Nov 2017 9:08 a.m. PST

Hi Folks

Have now started the Walls of Khartoum

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More stuff on the blog

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