Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Book Shop Launched

If you look above this post, on the blog itself not the RSS feed, you'll see that the menu bar has a new item entitled Bookshop.

My intention is to feature my commercial books and publishing projects.  At the moment there are just two entries: the Poleaxed Sourcebooks for the War of the Roses and the Hobilar Archive CD.

Thursday, 8 August 2019

15 mm Medieval Russian Cavalry

Today I finished this mini-project which has been on my painting desk for quite some time.  My intention was to replace some older, more generic, eastern medieval medium cavalry with new figures representing Russian cavalry in Lithuanian service as per ADLG list 237:

Thursday, 20 June 2019

What I Have Painted Recently

I've finally got around to photographing my latest unit.  It's a group of late medieval or early renaissance mounted hand-gunners:

I apologise in advance for my poor photography skills.  Clicking on an image will bring up a much larger version which will look much better.  Even so I seem to struggle with depth of field and I don't think the dark colour scheme helped either, but I wanted a scheme that reflected the end of the era of "white harness" and the beginning of blackened armour.

Sunday, 12 May 2019

A Face In the Crowd

2019 Super Play-off for promotion to the National League North.

MatchWarrington Town v King's Lynn Town
CompetitionPremier Division Promotion Super Play-of
DateSat, 11 May 2019
VenueCantilever Park
HT score1-1
FT score2-2
ET score2-3
Press:Warrington Worldwide
Pictures:John Hopkins
Video:TS Media Co