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Weeks 5 & 6 progress – Strolling Down Ambush Alley

Weeks 5 & 6 progress – Strolling Down Ambush Alley

Not much time to devote to the project in the past few weeks. I bought a bag of 100 straight corks from Amazon to replace the 12 I was previously using. I now have all the insurgents blu-tacked to corks and I’ve applied the undercoat, base skin coat and added filler to the bases. I’m also going to change my approach, instead of painting groups of 12 until they are finished I’m going to pick …

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Week 3 progress – Strolling Down Ambush Alley

This is just a quick update this week. I’ve finished the 2nd batch of Flytrap Factory Taliban and the 3rd batch of 12 is about 50-60% done. To speed things up I’ve cut out the highlight shade and they look fine with just the dark shade and the base shade. Mixing highlight shades of 5 or 6 colours is quite time consuming. I’ve also added some extra miniatures that have been sitting in storage – 32 Rebel …

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Week 2 progress – Strolling Down Ambush Alley

Week 2 progress – Strolling Down Ambush Alley

Things are still moving, albeit a bit slower than I would like. On the workbench is the second batch of Flytrap Factory Taliban though painting is slow. I think my normal method of painting 12 at a time might not be holding up when dealing with irregular forces. The eclectic mix of colours and equipment is the problem so I think I need to at least double the batch size to make it more efficient.  I’ve …

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