Wednesday, 30 June 2010

VBCW Red Workers Militia [6]

After a long weekend away, I finally got back to the Red Militia last night and painted the webbing and pouches on two thirds of the figures. I decided to use Foundry Storm Green rather than a leather shade so that the webbing stood out a bit. It will also match the British webbing that some of the figures are wearing.

To explain this away, I reckon that the Reds will have set up a workshop somewhere to produce their own kit out of the materials they have available, so will have opted for canvas and cardboard rather than expensive leather. This makes sense to me anyway! Next up will be the remaining figures with boilersuits which I'll probably paint up in shades of grey.

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