Last 15 posts from Dampf's modelling page

An Industrial Narrow Gauge Adventure

Posted on June 25th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

For the past six months, I have been working on the New Pen and Sword book that will feature a selection of scratch-built wargame terrain for the Napoleonic Wars. This book is now nearing completion and I have been looking around for a new project – so…

Runemarks by Joanne M Harris

Posted on June 21st, 2017 under . Posted by

Runemarks by Joanne M Harris is a book that was given to me as a Fathers Day gift from Holly.For details see this link.Thank you Holly.DadXXX

Runemarks by Joanne M Harris

Posted on June 21st, 2017 under . Posted by

Runemarks by Joanne M Harris is a book that was given to me as a Fathers Day gift from Holly.For details see this link.Thank you Holly.DadXXX

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part ten

Posted on June 20th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The painting is now done and I have varnished the whole model and base with Galleria matt varnish. The metallic areas have been gloss varnished and it is just a matter of adding some static grass and ground foam decoration to the base and the diorama w…

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part ten

Posted on June 20th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

The painting is now done and I have varnished the whole model and base with Galleria matt varnish. The metallic areas have been gloss varnished and it is just a matter of adding some static grass and ground foam decoration to the base and the diorama w…

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part nine

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I have mounted the two 40mm Jim Bowen miniatures onto the small diorama base, actually into the base or groundwork.I used a Dremel Grout Clearing drill bit to make two oval holes in the groundwork and glued the figures in place with superglue. I used s…

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part nine

Posted on June 17th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I have mounted the two 40mm Jim Bowen miniatures onto the small diorama base, actually into the base or groundwork.I used a Dremel Grout Clearing drill bit to make two oval holes in the groundwork and glued the figures in place with superglue. I used s…

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part eight

Posted on June 15th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I have tried to keep the colours slightly subdued, but couldn’t resist painting the second miniature with striped leggings.With most of the painting done. I will be now be thinking of adding these to the diorama base.Tony

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part eight

Posted on June 15th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I have tried to keep the colours slightly subdued, but couldn’t resist painting the second miniature with striped leggings.With most of the painting done. I will be now be thinking of adding these to the diorama base.Tony

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part seven

Posted on June 13th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Both Jim Bowen miniatures were painted over a dark brown basecoat/undercoat with the main colours built-up from a dark base colour to mid colour and then highlights. The metal areas on the figure on the left were painted with a bronze/gold palette and …

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part seven

Posted on June 13th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

Both Jim Bowen miniatures were painted over a dark brown basecoat/undercoat with the main colours built-up from a dark base colour to mid colour and then highlights. The metal areas on the figure on the left were painted with a bronze/gold palette and …

Oldhammer Kickstarter – the well

Posted on June 11th, 2017 under , . Posted by

This is a cropped image of The Well, a multi-part model for the Oldhammer Kickstarter which is due for launch very soon.The model was built by me and comes with alternative bases, a flagstone base and this rough ground base.For full details of the kick…

Oldhammer Kickstarter – the well

Posted on June 11th, 2017 under , . Posted by

This is a cropped image of The Well, a multi-part model for the Oldhammer Kickstarter which is due for launch very soon.The model was built by me and comes with alternative bases, a flagstone base and this rough ground base.For full details of the kick…

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part six

Posted on June 9th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I have superglued the two Jim Bowen 40mm Saxons onto a couple of pieces of cork ready to start painting.Tony

Foam Walls and 40mm Saxons – part six

Posted on June 9th, 2017 under , , . Posted by

I have superglued the two Jim Bowen 40mm Saxons onto a couple of pieces of cork ready to start painting.Tony