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by Atheling
Sat Aug 08, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: Aventine Early Byzantine Heavies with Hand Painted Banner
Replies: 0
Views: 60

Aventine Early Byzantine Heavies with Hand Painted Banner

I have absolutely enjoyed every moment of painting up this unit. They really are beautifully crafted miniatures and deserved all the TLC they received. The last two ranks are currently drying after glossing and on the advice of meistro Redzed I'm going to be leaving the gloss to go off thoroughly fo...
by Atheling
Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: Up the Nile! Beja, Third Lot!
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Up the Nile! Beja, Third Lot!

Hi, Here's the third lot of 'speed painted Beja. Apologies about the picture quality. I'm using an old laptop whilst my newer one has a clean up and a new fan fitted. You can hear to be moan a little and view more pics from various angles on my blog here: https://justaddwater-bedford.blogspot.com/20...
by Atheling
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: Up the Nile P II- More Beja!!
Replies: 0
Views: 47

Up the Nile P II- More Beja!!

Hi, All except of one of these were mini's old paint jobs- see if you can pick the 'speed painted' odd man out ??? ;) :) I've re-based the lot (for Kevin Kalder's the Up the Nile rules) and will be adding another 24 in this particular reddish brown skin tone. The rest of the Beja Tribes will be back...
by Atheling
Mon Jul 27, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: WIP Aventine Early Byzantines
Replies: 2
Views: 63

Re: WIP Aventine Early Byzantines

Glorfindel wrote:
Mon Jul 27, 2020 6:39 pm
Wow ! These are simply superb - lovely sense of depth and colour.

More please ! Phil
I'm trying :lol:
by Atheling
Mon Jul 27, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: WIP Aventine Early Byzantines
Replies: 2
Views: 63

WIP Aventine Early Byzantines

As the title indicated..... From Aventine- superbly detailed and crisply cast.... For many more pics and a step by step on how I went about splashing the paint on please see my blog:# http://justaddwater-bedford.blogspot.com/ https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-iH8x02ZX324/XxX79r5S86I/AAAAAAABD10/3ZKvtKQyrMc...
by Atheling
Sat Jul 25, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: Up the Nile- First Four Beja Bases Finished
Replies: 0
Views: 143

Up the Nile- First Four Beja Bases Finished

First four 'speed painted' bases of Beja Competed More pics from varying angles can be seen on my blog here: https://justaddwater-bedford.blogspot.com/2020/07/first-four-speed-painted-bases-of-beja.html To whet your appetite: https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-bdO6zud11DM/Xxtdz2Eg6dI/AAAAAAABD8Y/wp9jOZ4hU3E...
by Atheling
Thu Jul 23, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: Fred Burnaby Photo Test Shots.
Replies: 0
Views: 137

Fred Burnaby Photo Test Shots.

I've been waiting all week for the weather to take a turn for the better so I could get down and dirty with my camera taking a few test shots for a big project that I have in mind but it's been "hoying it down" and miserable all week as we say in the NE. so, I resorted to two daylight lamps, a print...
by Atheling
Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: Up the Nile- More Beja Added Today- 22/07/20
Replies: 0
Views: 169

Up the Nile- More Beja Added Today- 22/07/20

Hi, I managed to get seven more Beja varnished yesterday and experienced my very first problems with Windsor and Newton Professional Matt Varnish where some speckling had occurred. This took me by surprise as I have never had any problems with Windsor and Newton Professional Matt Varnish Spray until...
by Atheling
Tue Jul 21, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: First Painted Perry Miniatures Beja. & Kit Bashing Ideas!
Replies: 0
Views: 91

First Painted Perry Miniatures Beja. & Kit Bashing Ideas!

Hi, I've been experimenting with speed painting in order to get a decent number of Beja onto the tabletop. Some years ago now i managed to get eleven (yes, you read that correctly; eleven!) to a finished stage by using my normal many layers method. This was simply not going to do the job. Certainly ...
by Atheling
Thu Jul 16, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Market place
Topic: F/S Setting East Ablaze/Caliver- Seven Years War Armies & Uniforms I. II & III
Replies: 0
Views: 316

F/S Setting East Ablaze/Caliver- Seven Years War Armies & Uniforms I. II & III

For Sale - Setting the East Ablaze Rules Caliver Books - Seven Years War Armies & Uniforms I,II & III I've got the books for sale: Setting the East Ablaze Rules https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-1r5j8Yk0r5E/XxB895rlVVI/AAAAAAABDtw/yrDwEMatWZk3uILhZRe9WwtAXeIajp25QCLcBGAsYHQ/s1600/SETTING%2BTHE%2BEAST%2BAB...
by Atheling
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Oldhammer Wood Elves Army!
Replies: 0
Views: 221

Oldhammer Wood Elves Army!

I didn't quite know where to put this so pleaee feel free to move to a more relevant section. Piccies my sadly now long gone WHFB Wood Elf Army taken from an old laptop. Although I regularly lost in a impressive and spectacular manner I really used to love playing with this army. If you're intereste...
by Atheling
Tue Jan 21, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: Sagrajas 1086; Yusuf ibn Tashfin's Black Guard
Replies: 4
Views: 4728

Re: Sagrajas 1086; Yusuf ibn Tashfin's Black Guard

barr7430 wrote:
Tue Jan 21, 2020 3:52 pm
ooh I do like them!
Thanks Barry :)
by Atheling
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: Sagrajas 1086; Yusuf ibn Tashfin's Black Guard
Replies: 4
Views: 4728

Re: Sagrajas 1086; Yusuf ibn Tashfin's Black Guard

RogerC wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:36 am
Lush
Thanks Roger
by Atheling
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hail Cid after action report for our first big game
Replies: 3
Views: 4898

Re: Hail Cid after action report for our first big game

RogerC wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:35 am
I definately will, look forward to it.
Good one. Things are picking up pace. :)
by Atheling
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hail Cid after action report for our first big game
Replies: 3
Views: 4898

Re: Hail Cid after action report for our first big game

I've just noticed this!

Great looking game 8) 8) 8)

I'm putting on Sagrajas at Partizan in May. If you're around pop over for a chat.

Cheers