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Cesar Paz18 Apr 2021 4:57 p.m. PST

I share pictures of some simple 30mm "Horse & Musket" figures I have modeled with FIMO.

Uniforms are from the Civil Wars in Argentina circa 1840

You can find more images here: link

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nnascati Supporting Member of TMP18 Apr 2021 5:16 p.m. PST

Those are absolutely incredible!

Personal logo PaulCollins Supporting Member of TMP18 Apr 2021 5:19 p.m. PST

Amazing and genuinely fun figures. Thanks for sharing these.

Nic Robson18 Apr 2021 7:16 p.m. PST

Congratulations, another lovely set of figures.

Titchmonster18 Apr 2021 7:19 p.m. PST


Legionarius18 Apr 2021 7:51 p.m. PST


d88mm194018 Apr 2021 8:22 p.m. PST

So, 60 figures in a regiment?

Personal logo Schulein Supporting Member of TMP18 Apr 2021 9:54 p.m. PST


Stoppage19 Apr 2021 2:49 a.m. PST

Nice animation

paul liddle19 Apr 2021 3:01 a.m. PST

Wonderful work Cesar, they have such charm.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP19 Apr 2021 6:13 a.m. PST

Great work.

Arjuna19 Apr 2021 8:03 a.m. PST

They remind me of the proto-cubist style Hugo Pratt used in his great Corto Maltese comics.
Simple abstract shapes without details, great sculptural proportions and dynamic liveliness.

Corto Maltese Official website
Corto's World

And it also reminds me of a 'catch' made in 2013 by Tango01.[1]
Plasticine Napoleonic soldiers presented to you on Theminiaturespage by Tango01!

Thank you Tango01!

Someone should tell him that he is well remembered, his name was pronounced three times and so he is obliged to appear.

For modernists and insiders:
A few months after an Amazonian River Shipping Company bought Goodreads.

'Tango' by the way is the eighth title of Hugo Pratt's Corto Maltese narrative which takes place in Argentine.
Where Corto meets among others, none other than the infamous Butch Cassidy!

Amazing Plasticine Soldiers on EnglischRussia

Alkedo19 Apr 2021 8:45 a.m. PST

You are a poet

Arjuna19 Apr 2021 8:55 a.m. PST

I wish I was, but…

"If wishes were fishes we'd all cast nets."

Gurney Halleck, Warrior Poet

Green Tiger19 Apr 2021 9:09 a.m. PST

Good stuff – Peter Dennis (the artist) published a guide to doing just this in a magazine in the 90s (80s?) and Tony Barton uses Fimo to sculpt his masters – versatile material it seems!

epturner19 Apr 2021 11:23 a.m. PST

Incredible work with FIMO.

Great stuff.


Kropotkin30319 Apr 2021 11:49 a.m. PST

Hi Cesar,

These figures are lovely. Very good work. So animated.

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP19 Apr 2021 12:06 p.m. PST

Nice work!

Cesar Paz20 Apr 2021 2:31 p.m. PST

Thank you very much to all for your kind and encouraging comments.

Green Tiger: It was thanks to Peter Denniss article in WI I learned about this wonderful material. About a year ago he shared it in his FB page.

This is another great article for those interested in making model soldiers with FIMO. link

Cesar Paz20 Apr 2021 2:37 p.m. PST

Arjuna: Thanks, I know and truly admire the works of Sergei Kiselev and Nicolai Semibratov.

Alkedo21 Apr 2021 2:24 p.m. PST

Eeeehmmm… I was actually talking about Cesar but.. ok you too!

Arjuna21 Apr 2021 11:35 p.m. PST


After 20 posts, who cares?

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Badgerlock22 Apr 2021 11:07 a.m. PST

These are great! Full of character.

Cesar Paz24 Apr 2021 6:30 a.m. PST

As I mentioned above, Peter Dennis posted in Facebook, the article he wrote for Wargames Illustrated magazine about modelling with FIMO.
Those interested could find it here: link

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