A legendary Swiss driver who had great success in F1 with the likes of; March, BRM and Rob Walkers private racing team. In sports car racing, he also notched up quite a reputation as a regular top line driver with … Continue reading Jo Siffert 1/43 Limited edition metal figure
Back in the late 70’s / early 80’s Italian racing driver Elio de Angelis drove for the Lotus and Brabham F1 teams. Like many drivers of that era, he tragically lost his life while testing for Brabham in the south … Continue reading Elio de Angelis JPS Team Lotus – 1/43 Limited edition metal figure
I’ve added some extra detail to this 1/32 scale Metal Models kit of a French Dragoon valise. Continue reading “Adding extra detail to metal Napoleonic figure – 1/32 scale”
Step two of this ongoing (and rather slow process) process! Continue reading Another Exoto weather(ing) report!!
A rather lovely (and expensive) Exoto diecast getting the weathering treatment. Will it end up making this already very nice model more appealing? We shall see…….! Continue reading Weathering the bad weather – an ongoing work.
In 1/43 rd scale a pair of Denizen Figures (white metal) depicting Red Bull team mates; Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber after finishing 1st & 2nd in China 2009 and in the process, clinching a historic first win for the Red Bull team in Formula win. Continue reading “Rampant Red Bulls – First Win – China 2009 – 1/43 Figures & Minichamps”
More stills from my “Gospels and Garands at dawn” diorama. The snowbase was made using Andrea flock snow sprinkled over a PVC sheet (covered with some groundwork) then attached to a small box canvas (to keep the weight down) and then airbrushed-in with suitable washes to blend. Continue reading “The contradictions of war – “Gospels -v- Garands” diorama”
A set of King and Country figure collated into a one-off diorama in it’s own handpainted box. As part of the Battle of the Bulge, the Waffen SS undertook “Operation Greif” to try and capture bridges over the river Meuse before they could be destroyed by the allies. Continue reading ““Gospels and Garands at dawn””
Tazio Nuvolari always wore a tortoise pin broach combined with his initials on his racing sweater. Continue reading “Tazio Nuvolari – “What if”……………….”
A diecast by Box models weathered and rusted with Vallejo acrylics to represent a “Barn find”. Continue reading Weathered Ferrari diecast 1/43 scale