Posts Tagged ‘Warfare Miniatures’

League of Augsburg game Crisis 2017

Posted on November 16th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

We had decided well in advance that our Crisis game for 2017 would be modest in size but pretty. There was no need to try and take a massive game by car to Antwerp as we already knew that Jon Sutherland would be running his monster Poltava game adjacen…

Poltava Part 1 – taster of an epic

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

This game was a year in the making and is the result of the hard work of Jon and Diane Sutherland who created it as a commission for a private collector.I have been intimately involved with the development as all of the figures used are Warfare Miniatu…

Poltava Part 1 – taster of an epic

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

This game was a year in the making and is the result of the hard work of Jon and Diane Sutherland who created it as a commission for a private collector.I have been intimately involved with the development as all of the figures used are Warfare Miniatu…

Some artillery vignettes

Posted on November 8th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

I have been working on some artillery vignettes recently and have only just gotten round to photographing them for the blog.Although we do not have specifically French gunners yet I shaved off the single shoulder strap from our RA1 AND RA3 GNW Russian …

Some artillery vignettes

Posted on November 8th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

I have been working on some artillery vignettes recently and have only just gotten round to photographing them for the blog.Although we do not have specifically French gunners yet I shaved off the single shoulder strap from our RA1 AND RA3 GNW Russian …

At last – painted Russian mounted Dragoons

Posted on November 5th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

These are masters. I had none of the new horses to hand but this shows how well they sit on the existing horse types.I have painted ix troopers which com in two different packs of three. They are painted as the Moskovski Dragoons who wore a white unifo…

At last – painted Russian mounted Dragoons

Posted on November 5th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

These are masters. I had none of the new horses to hand but this shows how well they sit on the existing horse types.I have painted six troopers which come in two different packs of three. They are painted as the Moskovski Dragoons who wore a white uni…

Les Français arrivent! French troops at Crisis 2018!

Posted on November 3rd, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

French Dragoons both mounted and dismounted supported by a mortarI had to make a choice – Blog or paint. I decided in the interest of having things to blog about, I should paint!Crisis is approaching fast and soon Captain Haddock, Cookie Gwen and mysel…

Les Français arrivent! French troops at Crisis 2017!

Posted on November 3rd, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

French Dragoons both mounted and dismounted supported by a mortarI had to make a choice – Blog or paint. I decided in the interest of having things to blog about, I should paint!Crisis is approaching fast and soon Captain Haddock, Cookie Gwen and mysel…

Guest post: GNW Swedes by Don Crane

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

The Brigade in all its gloryThe Blog has featured the work of several painters over the years and I always enjoy seeing how painters and gamers create and interpret figures and unit construction.I recently had the privilege of seeing some truly wonderf…

Guest post: GNW Swedes by Don Crane

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

The Brigade in all its gloryThe Blog has featured the work of several painters over the years and I always enjoy seeing how painters and gamers create and interpret figures and unit construction.I recently had the privilege of seeing some truly wonderf…

Where do the forces ideas come from? Part 1

Posted on October 18th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Jacobite Foot Guards and Grand Prior’s Regiments – stalwarts of King James’s Irish ArmyOur Battle for Britain campaign has been running for a year now and in campaign terms we have come two years from the beginning of 1692 till the end of 1693. We’ve f…

Where do the forces ideas come from? Part 1

Posted on October 18th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

Jacobite Foot Guards and Grand Prior’s Regiments – stalwarts of King James’s Irish ArmyOur Battle for Britain campaign has been running for a year now and in campaign terms we have come two years from the beginning of 1692 till the end of 1693. We’ve f…

Report from the Front

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

Action during the battle to capture Tortuga from Governor du CasseI am just back from our latest Weekender epic continuing the campaign to control Britain and its associated colonial territories in 1693. I wanted to post up a glance at what we were doi…

Report from the Front

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

Action during the battle to capture Tortuga from Governor du CasseI am just back from our latest Weekender epic continuing the campaign to control Britain and its associated colonial territories in 1693. I wanted to post up a glance at what we were doi…

Warfare Miniatures – Dismounted Dragoon horses NEW

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

I wanted some horses for my dismounted French Dragoons, so I emailed Barry Hilton at Warfare Miniatures to see if he had anything suitable. After a brief chat online a parcel arrived in the post containing 4 horses from the new yet to be released pack …

Warfare Miniatures – Dismounted Dragoon horses NEW

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

I wanted some horses for my dismounted French Dragoons, so I emailed Barry Hilton at Warfare Miniatures to see if he had anything suitable. After a brief chat online a parcel arrived in the post containing 4 horses from the new yet to be released pack …

See you at Crisis 2017! – Warfare discount offer for the show

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

Our intense GNW struggle at Crisis in 2014 or 2015Toggy, Gwen and I look forward to our wonderful long weekend in Antwerp! This year we hear that a very large game featuring thousands (yes that is no exaggeration) of Warfare models will have a prominen…

See you at Crisis 2017! – Warfare discount offer for the show

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

Our intense GNW struggle at Crisis in 2014 or 2015Toggy, Gwen and I look forward to our wonderful long weekend in Antwerp! This year we hear that a very large game featuring thousands (yes that is no exaggeration) of Warfare models will have a prominen…

Breaking the surface

Posted on September 16th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

The yin and yang of constant travel – herbal tea and cakesNo, I have not sunk to the bottom of the sea, missing without trace. I am acutely aware of my lack of blog output over the last week+. Unfortunately work commits have taken me around the square …

Breaking the surface

Posted on September 16th, 2017 under , , , , , . Posted by

The yin and yang of constant travel – herbal tea and cakesNo, I have not sunk to the bottom of the sea, missing without trace. I am acutely aware of my lack of blog output over the last week+. Unfortunately work commits have taken me around the square …

Donnybrook – French Colonel General Dragoons

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

Its been a while since I painted anything, in fact it was back in April during the last Analogue Painting Challenge! Not for the want of trying I might add. Work and kids seem to take up a hell of a lot more time nowadays.Its a shame its taken me so lo…

Donnybrook – French Colonel General Dragoons

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

Its been a while since I painted anything, in fact it was back in April during the last Analogue Painting Challenge! Not for the want of trying I might add. Work and kids seem to take up a hell of a lot more time nowadays.Its a shame its taken me so lo…

Solidifying the Ghost Army Part 7: Wounded Sentinels

Posted on September 5th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

The wounded sentinels in the raw stateThe sentinels completedAlthough the Ghost Army force has only four units each with two characters attached I added two extra demi-units in order to make the scenario work. The first of these are three sentinels, ea…

Solidifying the Ghost Army Part 7: Wounded Sentinels

Posted on September 5th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

The wounded sentinels in the raw stateThe sentinels completedAlthough the Ghost Army force has only four units each with two characters attached I added two extra demi-units in order to make the scenario work. The first of these are three sentinels, ea…