I am always drawn to the Jordan B&H livery – yellow cars with those wonderful nosecones – such iconic images and overall one of the most attractive and striking liveries on the F1 grid. Continue reading Mini Canvasses WIP Jordan Noses!
As a result of developing cateracts in both eyes over the last few months, I’m having to switch my painting hours to larger scale figures and away from the smaller 1/43rd scale which I tend to favour. Continue reading “Size matters…..!”
The Donington Historic meeting last week-end (May 3- 5) offered up a wonderful mixture of nostalgic sights and sounds from a variety of Motor-sporting eras, but the highlight for me was seeing two cars from the Senna collection (Williams FW08C and Toleman Hart TG184-02) out on track being driven with not so much anger, more like sympathetic verve and spirit! – terrific stuff indeed. Continue reading “Donington Historic Festival 2013”
I remember it well – the body language of the pair as they walk back to the pits says it all! Continue reading ““Clash of the Titans” – Senna & Prost – (Suzuka Japan – 1990)”
Still in catch-up mode after Nuremberg with this lot in the smaller scale nearing completion. It includes the following: Continue reading “Bench update – (’43rd scale)”
I’ve just finished up converting / modifying some old 1/18 scale Minichamps figures with new paint scheme and new decals – just the helmets to tuch up and fix in place – nearly there! I still have quite a number of Denizen figures well underway and I’m looking at adding them into some small dioramas with the driver-less 1/43rd scale Diecasts in the background. Also there are a pair of 1/20 scale resin figures of Schumacher and Hamilton which have yet to be undercoated – I’m also casting new arms for them in order to improve posture etc – So … Continue reading Plenty of figures WIP – a busy Easter week-end ahead!