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Posted: Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 03:00 PM UTC
looks good. i'm still dragging my feet on the 2nd zaku just haven't been motivated and been working on some other projects.
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Posted: Friday, November 09, 2018 - 08:08 PM UTC
A bit more progress on my AT-ST. Weathering has begun, but still a long way to go.

More to follow soon 🙂

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Posted: Friday, November 09, 2018 - 04:08 AM UTC
Current progress on my build. Click to enlarge.



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Posted: Saturday, November 03, 2018 - 08:32 PM UTC
Looks good so far, Shawn.

Looking forward to see more
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Posted: Friday, November 02, 2018 - 04:44 PM UTC
Simon - great work!
Paul - excellent work on that old kit!
David - that Hanuebe is remarkable! love it

Its been a little while since Ive had solid bench time, and figured I was overdue for an update on the T29E3. I am depicting a T29E3 sent to Korea in 1950 for combat trials. The tank is painted in a tri-tonal scheme that apparently was applied to certain UN tanks during the conflict. With the markings applied its time to start the weathering process.

Cheers!







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Posted: Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 11:22 PM UTC
Yes, my camo pattern is brush painted. I like that better than masking for uneven surfaces.

Don, nice start on the Bat boat.

Si, cool effect on the storm shield. Love it!

Looking forward to see more
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Posted: Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 10:34 PM UTC
Very quick update on the wolf riders.

Third wolf attached to his base.



Detail painting on the rider of No.2

His stormshield.



and cyberskull.



Great work going on amongst the other builds on this campaign

cheers

Si
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Posted: Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 10:30 AM UTC
Howdy Y'all
Jesper-looking good, did you brush paint the brown pattern? Looking forward to more.
I finished the Anti-Aircraft campaign so I'm starting to work again on the Bat Boat. Finished the cockpit today.

Keep up the good work everyone!
Take care,
Don "Lakota"
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Posted: Friday, October 26, 2018 - 09:31 AM UTC
Great looking wolf rider, Si. Looking forward to see all three next to each other.

I have made a bit of progress on my AT-ST. Next is a green camo color as well.
More to follow soon



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Posted: Friday, October 26, 2018 - 07:45 AM UTC
Paul, I agree you have done that old kit proud. It looks great.

Simon, nice work on the beasts. Love the finish on the fur and the snow is also a nice touch.

I have an Orc Boar rider unassembled in the stash. My now 29 year old son came looking for a few things we have in storage for him the other day. We found this kit amongst them and decided he didn't want it now. I'm tempted to join in the next build, instead of just lurking, and do that one. Hate it go to waste...
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Posted: Friday, October 26, 2018 - 03:54 AM UTC
I just started today.

Originally, I intended to build a 1/16 Sci-Fi Ma.K figure and add some spare parts, but due to the time crunch, I've decided to build something simpler: Love Love Garden's 1/20 "Dragon Arms" Ma.K figure.

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Posted: Monday, October 15, 2018 - 04:33 AM UTC
The ground work.

Base colour on using Citadel texture paint.



Some heavier texture on.



And the snow.



Wolf No.1 and rider finished.



More on the other two soon.

Cheers

Si

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Posted: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 05:24 AM UTC
Thanks Jesper, I did load pics to the gallery. Thanks for running this campaign and keeping it rolling. I'm looking forward to the next build.
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 09:05 PM UTC

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David, beautiful build of the flying saucer. I love the weathering. Spot on. I will steal your pencil trick for panel lining on my next bird.

Paul, Great build! You turned a very old kit into a great build.

Congrats to both on finishing!! Remember to upload pictures in the gallery if you have not already.

The next Sci-Fi campaign will start 2-3 months after this one finishes.



many thanks for the kind comments about my build, there are now some pictures in the gallery for this campaign.

i look forward to the next sci-fi build when it comes as i have plenty of kits in the stash :-)
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 04:59 PM UTC
David, beautiful build of the flying saucer. I love the weathering. Spot on. I will steal your pencil trick for panel lining on my next bird.

Paul, Great build! You turned a very old kit into a great build.

Congrats to both on finishing!! Remember to upload pictures in the gallery if you have not already.

The next Sci-Fi campaign will start 2-3 months after this one finishes.
Hudson29
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 11:19 AM UTC
The Ferry Rocket is done. It turned out to be a fun project and I look forward to another science fiction project. I just got one of the kits of the flying saucer from Forbidden Planet. How soon is the next SciFi campaign?





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Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 09:20 AM UTC
It is certainly a stunning take on the flying saucer idea. Most are squeaky clean, your looks like its seen service in the trenches . . .
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Posted: Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 03:45 AM UTC
i think to some degree you are right about this type of nazi flying saucer being a ground attack vehicle as there are four ball turrets on the underside and only one set of guns on the upper hull.

anyway i'm calling this one done now, time to focus on some of the other projects i have started including the three campaigns i am running lol




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Posted: Friday, October 05, 2018 - 11:07 AM UTC
I agree, the finish is something else. This must have been a ground attack vehicle?
petbat
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Posted: Friday, October 05, 2018 - 09:52 AM UTC
Fantastic finish David. I just love it.
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Posted: Thursday, October 04, 2018 - 09:46 PM UTC
Hi all,
well this kit is just about done, a few little things to take care of and some decent pictures to be taken at the weekend hopefully.

as you can now see i have added the last stage of the weathering. this was done using oil paints. small dots ans splodges were added using raw umber paint that was streaked downwards using a dampened brush that had been dipped into thinners. this was all sealed in using the citadel purity seal.

after this i did the same again adding just a few spots of lamp oil black and burnt sienna oil paints to break up the tone with some oil leaks and rust spots accordingly.

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Posted: Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 11:21 PM UTC
David,
Love your model! It's been a fun build to follow. Looking forward to more, thanks for the updates.
Take care,
Don "Lakota"
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Posted: Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 10:16 PM UTC
Wow, looking really great, David!

Looking forward to see more
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Posted: Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 04:51 AM UTC
i have just added the paint chipping using the sponge technique and then given the kit a coat of sealant. the next stage will be to add the weathering using oil paints



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Posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 07:10 AM UTC
Looking good Paul. The decals do add a lot of interest to the large sections of mono colour.