|From left to right: DaveD, RobP (behind), ChristopherS, JakeK, Jerry Miller and his wife Christine, myself , Curt and MikeF|
Evidence or not, It definitely makes for an interesting conversion.
The camel (or to be precise dromedary) was provided by A&A Miniatures and the shield decal is from LBM Studios, whilethe cataphract rider is from Aventine Miniatures. All three are companies I can't recommend highly enough.
It took me some work to make the rider fit properly, but nothing that couldn't be adressed with a sharp knife and some green stuff.
When it came to painting I was aiming for a eastern influenced, thus rather colourful look. In the end I think he might turned out a little too colourful maybe.
Still I hope Dave has some use for the figure. He'll wing his way to the island as soon as the holidays here in Germany are over.
Points wise I think this first entry is worth 10 points.
And now to our new "thing" the Challenge Tunes. A word of caution is necessary though. My taste (my wife denies it could actually be described as such) is rather rough, mostly German Punk and Hardcore as well as some of the harder Punk and Oi! stuff from the states and the island. So probably nothing for the faint hearted ;-)
Song: Gott mit uns
The first entry of the season from one of our most gifted brush-jockeys, Nick.
That is a beautiful piece Mr. N. and I know Dave will be delighted to add it to his growing collection of
I'm not even going to try to find that tune to listen to - it would only sully my high opinion of you, Nick. ;P
Again, lovely work.