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WIP Marine Artillery 1816 from Black Hawk Miniatures

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by Nap, Nov 8, 2019.

  1. Nap Forum Moderator

    Country:
    England
    Hi everyone

    Following on from my review of the Rob Lane sculpt for Black Hawk here:

    https://www.planetfigure.com/threads/marine-artillery-1816-from-black-eagle-miniatures.186807/

    In the review I mentioned I might add the sword ...well ....

    This was the box it came in ..

    image.jpeg

    This was the reference I used ..along with others !!

    image.jpeg

    This was the result ( nowhere near Robs talent !! ) ...it's been cleaned and refined a bit now and is all based up and primed ...currently in a very long line on the ever expanding shelf of shame !!!


    I needed to wait for putty to go totally off before adding each individual part

    Also moved the sash to the other side

    The black is primer undrneath before I based it up

    Iffyvision pics


    image.jpeg image.jpeg image.jpeg

    Heres a look at one of the boxart by Alex Long

    image.jpeg

    Hope to get this going soon

    Thanks for looking in

    Happy benchtime

    Nap
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  2. Jimbo A Fixture

    Country:
    England
    Looks good Kev...the sword looks good too(y)
    Jim
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  3. Nap Forum Moderator

    Country:
    England

    Cheers Jim

    It's a nice bust and now all basecoated ready for the next on the bench

    Nap
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  4. Bootneck Well-Known Member

    Picked this bust up at the recent SMW. Lovely bust from Rob & your Sword elevates it even further. Looking forward to seeing your progress.

    Peter.
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  5. Nap Forum Moderator

    Country:
    England

    Hi Peter

    It is nice , I like Robs sculpting , quite pleased with the sword

    Hope we see your version as well

    Will try and get this going soon ..just need to finish the flesh on the Luftwaffe Unteroffizer

    Happy benchtime

    Nap

    PS I also like this from Hawk !! image.jpeg
  6. Hawk_Uk PlanetFigure Supporter

    Country:
    United-Kingdom
    Hi Kev,
    Looking forward to seeing your progress on this bust as you say great sculpt from Rob.
    Peter hope you enjoy painting it too.

    Regards
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  7. Bootneck Well-Known Member

    Really pleased with the bust John really is a great sculpt from Rob. Nap‘s sword has given me inspiration .
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  8. malc PlanetFigure Supporter

    Country:
    England
    Nice one Nap (Kev....?)

    Be nice to see some more Naval busts...

    Over to Mr Reid..
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  9. Steve Brodie Well-Known Member

    Chair pulled up and kettle on.
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