Saturday, 30 January 2010

ARVN Base Painting

Not a lot done today due to family stuff taking up most of the time I had to spare. I have had a crack at the ARVN bases though, with a heavy drybrush of GW Bestial Brown, followed by a lighter drybrush of GW Vermin Brown and a highlight of GW Vomit Brown. It looks OK, as you can see in the photo, but still a little too dark red and a little less orange than I'd like. Once I add some static grass and clump foliage it should look a bit less barren.

I also got some late birthday presents, including a £25 Peter Pig gift token thing from my sister, which I'm going to spend on extras for the AK47 army. I also had a parcel through the post of some bits and bobs I ordered from Peter Pig including some militia figures, Toyota technicals and an SU122 SPG, so a good day in retrospect despite the lack of progress on the ARVN.

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