Tag Archive | History

FEMbruary Challenge

Here is my humble entry into the FEMbruary challenge, to paint a realistic female miniature. This is a WW2 Soviet sniper from the fabulous Stossis Heroes range, a beautiful range of WW2 characters. I’m not sure my paint job does the mini justice and I know the photos don’t, I’ll try to get better ones […]

Lynx Helicopter for U.N.I.T.

Lynx Helicopter for U.N.I.T.

I love helicopters! And after wetting my appetite with the little Hughes 500 See here for more on that I decided to get myself this kit from Airfix. I had long been eying it up, and when a forum pal pointed out it was less than half price on Amazon I took the plunge. (Thanks Tommy!)   […]

History Live 2014

Went to English Heritage History Live at Kelmarsh Hall on Saturday… an amazing festival of living history. 2000 years of history reenacted. Highlights were the Spitfire Messerschmitt 109 dogfight, 95th Rifles storming an american fort and the Sealed knot recreating Marston Moor. There were loads of events, activities and market stalls, lectures, a Victorian fair […]