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WIP Pioneer, Neufchatel Btn, 1812

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by Sven, May 13, 2022 at 11:07 AM.

  1. Sven Well-Known Member

    Dear Planeteers,

    here are some pictures of my current project. When I purchased this bust (Stormtrooper Miniatures), I had no idea of the color of the uniform of this Swiss battalion in French service. I definitely did not expect it to be yellow! Well, he is still missing his knapsack and his musket. I hope to finish the bust by the end of next week.
    Happy painting everyone!

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    Edorta, Nap, dmcHobbes and 8 others like this.
  2. mike bush New Member

    Nice work on the yellows, not an easy colour to work with. Cap lines look great too.
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  3. misfit151 A Fixture

    Really good start Sven....(y). Mike
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  4. bucsfan21 Well-Known Member

    Sven, Really liked the way you pulled off the yellow and red colors! (y) Very striking uniform! Thanks for sharing your work!

    Terry Martin-Member of the Atlanta Military Figure Society:)
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  5. Henk A Fixture

    Outstanding work, especially the yellow..
    I'm bookmarking this page, I have the Swiss Sapper with Cantiniere from Bonaparte Miniatures, which I'm going to do in the Neufchatel colours. I'll be following this.
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  6. Nap A Fixture

    Hi Sven

    Great to see you painting and a bust as well , very challenging uniform colour which you've got really well ......what mix did you use ?

    Like the fleshtones on him

    Look forward to seeing more on this

    Following with interest

    Happy benchtime

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  7. Sven Well-Known Member

    Many thanks for all likes and comments - much appreciated! Here are more pictures of the finished knapsack.

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