So back to the AML project, I have been playing with the weathering, primarily using oils at this stage. I use them by applying oil paint spots across the surfaces of the vehicle and them blending them with soft brush to add fine richness to the otherwise monotonous surface. 166 more words
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Fifty Destroyers Traded for Bases
Many parts of my collection are about events concerning specific ships. Before the US entered active hostilities in World War II president Roosevelt made a trade of 50 older destroyers to the British navy in return for the right to build air and naval bases on locations belonging to the British Empire in the Western Hemisphere. 658 more words
While I was waiting for some weathering to dry on the model, I have decided to do a small base for the AML.
In the past I have used plaster of Paris for the base, this time I wanted to use something different, something that would give me bit more time to play with the surface structure and texture. 228 more words