Saturday, 14 February 2015

28 mm Mirliton - Steve Dean

Today's entry comes from the master himself, Steve Dean, who shows just what can be done with the excellent Copplestone sculpts originally for Grenadier but now available from Mirliton & Vexillia:

This figure is from ME004F - Dismounted Knights and this is what it looks like as plain lead:

If you'd like to see more of Steve's work or enquire about placing a commission visit Steve's wonderful web site.

Sunday, 9 November 2014

Mirliton 28 mm Late Medievals - James Roach

Professional painter James Roach has posted two new photos of his work on ME019F (Late Medieval / Fantasy Warriors Humans) illustrating how to turn lead into gold. First the lead:

Then the gold:

A master at work.

If you'd to see more Renaissance artwork visit the Pike & Plunder blog or many more historical periods visit James' Olicanalad Games blog.

Friday, 26 September 2014

15 mm Corvus Belli Numidians - Daggerandbrush

Chris over at daggerandbrush is working on a Field of Glory army based on Hannibal's army in Spain. He's using a mixture of Corvus Belli and Xyston figures. He recently posted some pictures of his latest work featuring Numidian light horse:

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In addition to sharing some excellent brush and ground work he also provided a brief historical overview, a review of the figures and an excellent close up of the hand painted shield patterns which make it very easy to try the technique for yourself: