Last 15 posts from Captain Richard's Miniature Civil War

Still working with World War One

Posted on October 28th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,More shots of some increase in the Mediterranean, few other land changes and some planes set up with ball bearings and magnets, so now we can dive and turn and climb. Also added a German 1916 Parseval Stigsfeld observation balloon.

A lot of shots from all over the room

Posted on October 11th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,Just a bunch of pics of everything I’m surrounded with in this room.

More work on the aerial battle map

Posted on October 6th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,This map.  has been getting a total makeover…I feel like I’m turning this into a painting. I can’t leave anything on a flat single dimension, so I built up the English Channel and the Mediteranean shoreline.Also added a French…

Back to the medieval landscape

Posted on September 22nd, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,I took this down for awhile so i could work on my World War One aerial map layout. I managed to relocate the map so I could put this back up. I want to fine tune it to make this layout as real as possible. I took some shots capturing…

just for the hell of it

Posted on September 22nd, 2014 under Posted by

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A little more painting on the aerial battlefield

Posted on September 12th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,Just a few shots of more of the painting of part of the Mediterranean and a small part of Italy.

A day at the racetrack…Watkins Glen

Posted on September 8th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,Here’s something a little off the wall. My daughter and I spent the day at Watkins Glen. A few of the fantastic cars that were there.                &nbs…

Planes have arrived

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,Just a few shots of these WW1 planes I just received.

More work on the WW1 table

Posted on August 28th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,Just a few shots of the only elevated part of the table, everything really needs to be flat. I wanted a few buildings in the city of Paris, so I did sort of a comical set of buildings in front on the Eiffel Tower.

World War 1 hand painted gaming mat

Posted on August 25th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,I recently discovered Wings of Glory, a forum dedicated to airplanes of both wars in 1:144 scale.Instead of buying gaming mats, I painted my own. I dont have any planes yet, but they are on their way. This isnt quite done, but here a…

The Princess Anne Cavalry

Posted on August 22nd, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,Heres a few shots of The Princess Anne Cavalry otherwise known as the 5th Virginia Cavalry.

A 1st World War French flight stand

Posted on August 20th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,The next period for me will be World War One,  particularly Wings of War biplanes and such. If I can find the room Ill sent up a table or two and purchase one of those aerial gaming mats, but finding the room for this will be to…

British Queen makes an appearance

Posted on August 15th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,I knew if I mentioned anything British it would attract attention. This British Queen happens to be Havana Cigars. Popular in the U.S. in the 1870s, so much so that they made their way to outdoor advertising in the form of hand paint…

Saturday afternoon in the ghetto

Posted on August 9th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,My daughter is home from Florida for the summer. Being the gearhead that she is, we went taking photos of  our cars and some amazing graffiti in some of the baddest parts of the city. Some of the artists that did this work are s…

The captains clutter…no more space

Posted on July 29th, 2014 under Posted by

Greetings everyone,.Im running out of room, too much stuff. Id like to start other periods, like World War 1 but something would have to go…not ready for that right now. Just went around the room with a camera,you can get an idea of what I mean about…