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my french army 1940 1/72

Posted by guilhem on 04 Mar 2020, 18:45

I still work on my french army in 1/72.
25mm aC gun
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command group
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81 mm mortar team
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Laffly stl20 (alby miniature) with 25mm AC gun
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Posted by despertaferro on 05 Mar 2020, 07:59

Great figures...!

Congratulations

Joan
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Posted by guilhem on 06 Mar 2020, 01:23

Thank you... I will finish my army soon as possible...
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Posted by Susofrick on 06 Mar 2020, 09:09

Agree with Joan! Very nice project!
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Posted by guilhem on 09 Mar 2020, 11:12

The french bikers… I hope I will create in the future my own side car with the bikers.Image
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Posted by Arkoudaki on 12 Mar 2020, 22:41

Great looking figures!
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Posted by GWR on 13 Mar 2020, 05:43

It is nice to see that your painting skills live up to your sculpting skills. On another note, any chance of more modern french figures from you?
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Posted by guilhem on 15 Mar 2020, 00:47

I am working on my painting , my french army. Than I wish create german soldiers for 1940 and french at rest and work…
I will produce the french modern, but i was thinking not a lot of people want them…
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Posted by guilhem on 15 Mar 2020, 08:47

My 105mm artillery
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My 75 mm artillery
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Posted by guilhem on 26 Mar 2020, 02:43

I used my times to paint better my french army for 1940 , in 1/72.
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Posted by guilhem on 26 Mar 2020, 03:11

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Posted by C M Dodson on 26 Mar 2020, 07:43

Really nice figures indeed.

May I suggest a number ink wash to bring out the facial details?

Best wishes,

Chris
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Posted by C M Dodson on 26 Mar 2020, 07:43

Sorry that should read umber.

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Posted by guilhem on 26 Mar 2020, 10:11

I do my best in painting, but I dont know do the ink for the face.
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Posted by C M Dodson on 26 Mar 2020, 10:20

Good Morning.

Mr Crynns got me into this and it is initially tricky.

Less is more as they say.

A light inking brings out the details in the mould.

Do not use a lot and preferably watch out for eye sockets filling up. I flick it out of them.

I use Game wash 73.203 Lavado Sombra , umber wash.

I like dirty soldiers, so filthy hands etc look good to my way of thinking.

Practise will make perfect.

Best wishes,

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Posted by guilhem on 27 Mar 2020, 00:12

Now the 90 soldiers of my compagny... 9 groups of 10 men, (1 man is missing, in one group, I will create him soon).
For me the best french figures in 1/72... I used some of my production in white metal, and some of conversion of caesar and pegasus.

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Posted by guilhem on 10 May 2020, 16:14

10 may 1940, 10 may 2020... I hope you will love my french army 3e DLM fighting in Belgium.
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Posted by guilhem on 10 May 2020, 16:14

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if you like my figures you can find them here https://lesarmeesoubliees.blog4ever.com
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Posted by Chariobaude on 13 May 2020, 12:50

ça fait plaisir un projet de cette envergure, sur un sujet de "niche" !!!
Back in English : so happy to see a so larged scale project on an army far the manufacturers projects ;-)
I will waiting patiently for your early german army...
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Posted by guilhem on 13 May 2020, 17:45

Thank you (pour le français aussi je le comprends mieux…).
I will work on my german and french 1940 in the same times.
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