SEARCH FINESCALE.COM

Enter keywords or a search phrase below:

!/35 scale Ardennes diorama - March 2014

Posted by Tim Kidwell
on Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Shawn LeBlanc, Burlington, Vermont

Shawn’s 1/35 scale Ardennes diorama features a King Tiger, figures, and motorcycle from Tamiya. Shawn weathered with artist’s oil washes of raw umber and lamp black, AK Interactive and Mig filters and washes, and Mig’s Europe dust and rubble dust pigments. The metal road wheels, machine gun barrels, and motorcycle received touches of gunmetal rubbed with graphite. Shawn writes: “In 2004, my wife got me a subscription to FineScale Modeler magazine. In the magazine was an ad for a 1/35 scale Tamiya Tiger. I have been hard at modeling ever since, dreaming of the day when one of my efforts would be regally displayed by FSM. Many of the techniques I used building this model came from articles in the magazine. The only modifications to the kit were engine-deck screens I made from a fine wire mesh.” 

Comments
To leave a comment you must be a member of our community.
Login to your account now, or register for an account to start participating.
No one has commented yet.

JOIN OUR COMMUNITY!

Our community is FREE to join. To participate you must either login or register for an account.

SUBSCRIBER-ONLY CONTENT
FREE NEWSLETTER

Loading...