Monday, 26 March 2018

MiG Alley B-29 Brushwork



I added the tail stripes and canopies to the 1/600th scale Tumbling Dice B-29's this evening, although they look a little messy at the moment, with some tidying up and black lining needed to make them presentable. These are 19th Bomb Group aircraft, albeit with a simplified paint scheme to cut down on the fiddly bits. I'm thinking of washing them again or, at the very least, adding some ink washes to the green tail stripes, gun turrets and engine nacelles, in order to give them some more definition. The decals will also make a difference once the painting is out of the way. It's been a long day, so I'm now off to have something to eat and to warm up after sitting in a cold garage for an hour or so.

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