Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Hearthguard to me!

   As the weight of numbers, dwindling enthusiasm* and work start to take their tole I am glad to be near the end of my Saxon project, the end is in sight. I am really looking forward to seeing the whole army set up as a shield wall, but that will have to wait at least another week. In the meantime, here is another couple of batches of Saxons that have left my paint table.

*Not deviating from a project
is really hard at the best of times!


 More warriors, levy and archers. They are mostly from my Gripping Beast top up but there are a few Footsore Miniatures still mixed in, along with a couple of Shieldwall Miniatures too.
I am particularly pleased with the guy on the far left with the axe on his shoulder, as I ruined his hand drilling a hole for the spear and had to improvise, creating one of my favourite models in the army in the process.

Hearthguard - including the first repainted Anglo-Danish models and another banner. These are mostly Gripping Beast but I think there is a single Footsore Miniatures model at the back.

Thanks for reading

10 comments:

  1. They look very effective, well done for not giving in !

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  2. Well done for sticking with it Mike, great job Sir.

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  3. The dwindling enthusiasm was hitting me pretty hard the other week so good that you are sticking with it.

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    1. Thanks Fred. I would love to tell you how to get through it but the catalogue of half finished projects lining my shelves proves I am not the man to give you that knowledge.

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  4. Very nicely done Mike - cracking stuff. :)

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