Monday, January 3, 2011
Onwards and Upwards.
Yes, I know, probably never used on a battlefield anywhere and there usually weren't enough in any one place to constitute a company, but it is such a nice uniform, giving some relief to the usual cornflower blue. I used Minifigs Nassau, for the shako and trouser look.
Note: The flags are hand-painted on metal sheeting - actually toothpaste tube metal, but therein lies another tale. I will expose that secret later.
Forgive me if this seems a little scatter-shot in presentation. I am finding my feet with this whole blogging thing, and have yet to discover a theme beyond "Look, see what I done, ain't I good?"
I'm an actor, I seek reassurance. I will settle down eventually, I promise.
I would have thought that a commissar's tank would look more like Lubjanka prison and less like a Prada handbag. Just saying . . .