Sunday, September 19, 2021

Crusades part 4

    These will be the last of the Crusades project I have been painting for sometime now that I will post. Again, none of these are for me but painted on behalf of another individual who will provide the basing. Hopefully for those who are always looking for some ideas for colors, shield patters, or barding painting combinations there will be something of use in these to aid those interested. I know it became quite the challenge as I painted up somewhere in the ballpark of 75 different knights and wanting not ever to duplicate it can become quite challenging. 

Italian CTV

      Some painted pics of the Italians who fought in the Spanish civil war. During the SCW the Italians raised an expeditionary force to Spain to assist Franco against the Spanish Republic known as the Corp of Volunteer Troops (CTV) that would eventually number some 70,000 men. These figures are all by Empress and every one is well sculpted and very easy to paint up. The owner will provide the basing and I know he bases each up individually. Though this blog is primary for ancient/dark age related material I was not able to find much in terms of painted figures of the CTV forces and decided I would post for those who enjoy or game this particular pei