Bench Update – Nov 11th

Got the Sherman Firefly just about done. Did the base using celluclay then airbrushed with craft paint thinned with Windex.  Shot it through the badger anthem 155 airbrush as it has a larger needle.  Worked out very well and I’ll use craft paint again for bases. Weathering was done with a mix of Doc O’Brian’s weathering powders.  UMP washes and Vallejo weathering muds. All in all I’m very pleased with how this came out for my first 1/35 build and looking forward to trying other ones.  

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Painting updates – ships and tanks.

A post to document some mini’s that have been completed over the last little bit. 2 Imperial Cruisers from Battlefleet Gothic. The detail on these mini’s is remarkable.  I still have quite a few Chaos Cruisers that still have to be assembled and painted.   Micro-Armor Leopard Tanks, I’ve had 4 of these for quite a long time.  Metal washer base.  Good airbrush practice.  The paint scheme is fictional as I would probably use these mini’s for gaming. Also weathering powders work very well even at this scale.      

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