Monday, 28 July 2014

I'm back !

Many apologies for my long absence !

For the last three weeks I had a holiday and was busier than I thought. Although it was a great, enjoyable and precious time with Mrs Monty and our the family kept me on the run.

So there's a lot of stuff to work off during the next weeks:
- read the new posts on my favourite blogs
- prepare two AARs
- sent some pictures of the few miniatures I finished lately
- ponder about a 100K raffle which might be within arm's reach rather soon

Anyway yesterday I had finally the chance to spend some time with my tin men. So I installed my mavble airbrush cabin on the balcony and prepared figures and paints:
My ersatz-airbrush booth
A couple of friends made me a present of a box of WWI Tommies for my birthday lately and it was time to start painting them. To make things easier I wanted to prime and partly paint them with my reliable airbrush gun.
So after two hours of constant blowing I had about fifty Tommies primed and pre-coloured as well as three Normans and their horses. To be honest such a long airbrushing session is somehow exhausting but it saved me a lot of time I presume...

9 comments:

  1. Great to have you back Stefan and I hope you enjoyed the rest - looks like you have plenty to keep you busy!

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  2. Good to see you back Stefan, this project looks interesting.

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  3. Nice to see you back Monty!

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  4. A good start to your tommies

    Ian

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  5. Nice one Monty. Welcome back.

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  6. Welcome back to the fray mate!
    Glad to hear to had some nice time away with the family

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  7. "So after two hours of constant blowing..." You know you can get an air compressor right? You don't have to provide the air pressure yourself! :-)

    Looking great so far and good to have you back online.

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  8. Let's hope it did save you some time!!

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