Posts Tagged ‘Macedonians’

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 144

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

Seen a bit of chat lately on the blogsphere relating to preparing for the start of this year’s Analogue Painting Challenge (VIII) which has get me to thinking: what to do this year. As no theme has been announced yet for the Challenge looking to comple…

Back to the Brushes 144

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

Seen a bit of chat lately on the blogsphere relating to preparing for the start of this year’s Analogue Painting Challenge (VIII) which has get me to thinking: what to do this year. As no theme has been announced yet for the Challenge looking to comple…

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…

Raphia, more new figures painted…

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

I’m really liking the unit figure size of the Imputvs/To The Strongest bases. I painted 24 skirmish figures, Greek bow and slingers, that is 6 bases.  These troops were mainly used as escorts for the elephants employed by both armies.Talking of el…

Raphia, more new figures painted…

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

I’m really liking the unit figure size of the Imputvs/To The Strongest bases. I painted 24 skirmish figures, Greek bow and slingers, that is 6 bases.  These troops were mainly used as escorts for the elephants employed by both armies.Talking of el…

The Dance of Bronze 15

Posted on September 12th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

The first of many phalanxes in 6mm for, well for anything that is possible although primarily for ADG.The white undercoat has been used to the painters advantage here as after washing there was little additional painting to do. Future stands will have …