Posts Tagged ‘Basic Impetus’

Back to the Brushes 160

Posted on May 22nd, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

After a brief chat with Dave Imrie from Saxon Dog at Carronade the other weekend have finally decided to put some effort into painting this unit of peltasts that have been lingering on the fringes of the painting table since December last year.In the b…

Dance of Bronze 17

Posted on May 15th, 2018 under , , , , , . Posted by

Slowly another 6mm Macedonian Phalanx moves forward; painted in less time than it took to trim, glue and base them in ranks of seven.When viewed next to their colleagues the effect of massed 6mm figures does really work on the table. There will be more…

Back to the Brushes 150

Posted on January 10th, 2018 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

A few work in progress pictures for the Challenge so farThe Eternal Guard from Alternative Armies move on unholy step closer to completion.The orc is a straggler from before the challenge that will be finished soonTwo retro Chaos Warriors from Citadel&…

Dance of Bronze 16

Posted on October 30th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

So, something that has been completed and to be honest has been for sometime now with this being the first skirmisher stand for a Basic Impetus Macedonian army to suit both Philip and Wee ‘Eck and the Macks.The figures are from Foundry’s original range…

Dance of Bronze 16

Posted on October 30th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

So, something that has been completed and to be honest has been for sometime now with this being the first skirmisher stand for a Basic Impetus Macedonian army to suit both Philip and Wee ‘Eck and the Macks.The figures are from Foundry’s original range…

Back to the Brushes 137

Posted on September 24th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Some work in progress on the 15mm Arab spearmen shown below front and rear. The first set are before the base wash for tone and the second set are after the wash has been applied and dried. The figures are from Essex and there will be a second stand …

Back to the Brushes 137

Posted on September 24th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Some work in progress on the 15mm Arab spearmen shown below front and rear. The first set are before the base wash for tone and the second set are after the wash has been applied and dried. The figures are from Essex and there will be a second stand …

Back to the Brushes 136

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

Working on Arabs and Moors in different scales and for different games at present.First up are 15mm figures from Essex Miniatures for Basic Impetus. The plan with these figures is to allow the wash to do nearly all of the work, so white robes are the w…

Back to the Brushes 135

Posted on September 10th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Another session on the Sassanid archers for Basic Impetus shown below. Trousers and shoes so not a huge amount of progress.At this point toying with the idea of introducing a new format to basing; instead of dedicated 120 x 60 mm bases looking at using…

Back to the Brushes 133

Posted on August 19th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The last ten days or so have offered very little opportunity to get some painting on any of the current projects done. Its been slow all round to be honest with very slow progress on the Moors for SAGA and Basic Impetus.To be honest Game of Thrones has…

Reconquista 5

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

The last from the Almoravids for a while as there are no more to base. Here there are the bulk of the army, the spearmen, with three stands out of the four required.There is a mixture of hand painted and transfer covered shields in these stands. Felt t…

Reconquista 4

Posted on July 31st, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

More skirmishers for the Almoravids, one stand having already been shown a while back.Depending on the list these can also double up a foot light stand in Basic Impetus as well as cheekily appearing in the ‘Cid’s army as well.Cheers for now

Reconquista 3

Posted on July 29th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Returning to the Almoravids and here is the first skirmisher stand for the now Basic Impetus army as a good few of the figures have been moved over to a SAGA warband for the same.More from the same to follow shortly as the basing is completed on a few …