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WIP La garde Recule - Bust 6

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by smudger1960, Sep 1, 2015.

  1. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    I have made a start on the last bust in the group,this is a conversion of the Frank Miniatures Continental bust sculpted by Carl Reid,i did plan to start this on Thursday but made an early start :sneaky:

    iphone stuff 281.JPG bust 6 001.JPG bust 6 002.JPG bust 6 003.JPG bust 6 004.JPG bust 6 005.JPG bust 6 006.JPG bust 6 007.JPG
    la garde recule 003.JPG la garde recule 025.JPG la garde recule 004.JPG la garde recule 004 (2).JPG la garde recule 008 (2).JPG la garde recule 003 (2).JPG la garde recule 007 (2).JPG

    The Knapsack and bearskin were kindly provided for me by Graham Scollick at CGS Figures,the crossbelts,epaulettes,ammo box were scratchbuilt out of MagicSculp,the musket and bayonet were also kindly provided by Graham at CGS with some modification to the musket being completed,these will be attached once all the main painting is complete

    Brian

    Brian
  2. Gellso A Fixture

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    Stunning mate.

    This just gets better and better.

    Grant
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  3. Wings5797 A Fixture

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    Great start Brian.
    Cheers,
    Keith
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  4. Edward A Fixture

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    Great work Brian (y)
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  5. Nap A Fixture

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    This is it Brian , the last one ...great use of a bust looking forward to seeing more and then....


    The 6 together!...WOW !!

    Nap
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  6. ellie A Fixture

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    Nice work on the conversion it's worked very well indeed. it's coming together well now mate.

    cheers

    ian

    www.elliesminiatures.com
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  7. Grod A Fixture

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    Top stuff Brian
    Gordon
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  8. Viking Bob PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Brian,
    Bloody hell, your a glutton for punishment. Another superb bust (that sounds risque) (y)
    Bob
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  9. swralph A Fixture

    Looking forward to this Brian.
    Do you use brown for the highlight's on the Bearskin?.
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  10. Perseas Well-Known Member

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    Hello Brian,
    amazing work, all this progress for every soldier you make is valuable, when all of them take their final place
    defending the colors it will be a unique piece of art!!!
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  11. Mark S Guest

    Very skillful conversion, well done.
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  12. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Many thanks grant :)
  13. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Thank you Keith,glad you like it :)
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  14. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Thanks Edward,see you at Euro mate :)
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  15. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Many thanks Kev,Finaly getting there mate,see you Saturday :)
  16. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Many thanks Ian :)
  17. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Cheers Gordon :)
  18. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Thanks Bob,it's been fun mate,'be really enjoyed this project :)
  19. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Many thanks Ralph,yes mate,I did the bearskins in acrylic with washes :)
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  20. smudger1960 PlanetFigure Supporter

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    Many thanks perseas,it won't be long now before yheir all united on the base :)
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