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retreat from normandy

Postby vw8243 » Sat Oct 04, 2014 2:25 pm

Hi Lads

not built antin in a good while ,so made a start on this last night ,now the horse laid out was done for an other dio which has been abandoned ,but on this he is been joined by an other horse that has also been killed.
this will be part of a bigger dio i hope, the horses are from the esci waggon set wit a lot a butchering been done.
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Re: horse dio

Postby Vinny » Mon Oct 06, 2014 11:41 pm

The poor horses ready for the knackers yard :( Grime but very cool Leo. Have you completely abandoned the dio with the crashed trailer off the road? The was a nice idea.

Looking forward to seeing where this one is going anyway.

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Re: horse dio

Postby Spud » Tue Oct 07, 2014 12:20 pm

This will be very cool once done.
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Re: horse dio

Postby Wayne E » Tue Oct 14, 2014 11:04 pm

Its not even finished yet and I feel sad :(

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Re: horse dio

Postby vw8243 » Mon Oct 20, 2014 4:41 pm

Hi All

THis has slowed down a bit wat wit getting lost in reference , really have to get rid of this puter ota the attic [smilie=pdt_nunu.gif]
and trying to raise shekels to pay for me fammo trailer :oDY and finance telford.
Anyway the tails and mane were redone wit some twine opened out cut to length and glued ,few bits to do .
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NO ANIMALS WERE HARMED IN THE MAKING OF THIS :oj !
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Re: horse dio

Postby vw8243 » Mon Oct 20, 2014 10:55 pm

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reference don't get much better than this :o)b
Part of a reenactment of the falaise pocket battle in 1944 france.
what my dio is going to be based on.
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Re: horse dio

Postby Spud » Tue Oct 21, 2014 12:27 am

very nice leo. now the hard part is the painting, :D
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Re: horse dio

Postby Vinny » Tue Oct 21, 2014 12:51 pm

That looks brilliant Leo! Great tip about opening up the twine... it looks excellent! :DX

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Re: horse dio

Postby parkadge » Wed Oct 22, 2014 11:51 am

Yes very good work with the twine it looks really well.

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Re: horse dio

Postby vw8243 » Sat Oct 10, 2015 7:08 pm

Hi all

Time to get this on the go again , saw a dio over on an other site a chap just finished along the same lines as this ,so now ive got to do this one :roll:
Can,t find any ref for the inside of the wagon so im going with a pic of a wagon from an orphanage_workhouse 'o| looks the same .
first pic these are not gangsta horses ,there waiting for paint ;)
last pic opening that window ! shed some claret serious gash on the left thumb [smilie=thumb.gif] ]o|
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