Wednesday my youngest came down with a bug, and I spent two days nursing her back to health. Today I was able to return to my project.
This morning I painted haversacks, cartridge boxes, percussion cap pouches, and belts black. I also painted the muskets all black. This afternoon I painted the musket stocks brown, and I hit the drums and bugles with brown while I was at it. Tonight I painted all the metal fittings with steel color.
I won't be painting at all this weekend. Day four will have to be Monday!
I've been following your blog for many years, always inspiring and often motivating.ReplyDelete
Well done for trying to do 168 28mm in one run. I have recently been painting 28mm for Waterloo Uncovered re-enactment for the battle of Waterloo and found 8 - 12 figures at a time a challenge. I normally paint 18mm and even then, 24 - 32 is a max. So enjoy the sense of achievement once done!
Well, I have to finish first! Thanks for the kind words.Delete
Collapse in a heap afterwards and then enjoy a well earned Christmas break :-)Delete
Hope all is well at Casa MacPhee. For me, this would be a depressingly large number of figures to tackle at once...even in overcoat!ReplyDelete
It's not too bad, really.Delete
Ambitious project, Scott. But one I know you are well-suited and experienced to accomplish. Wishing you good health too!ReplyDelete
I had a rough Sunday, but I have bounced back.Delete
Looking good for the 1 week target, Scott!ReplyDelete
Nice work. Stay focused. We all want to see ya finish thisReplyDelete
Not much longer now!Delete
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