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Offline Bugsda

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Re: 7th Cavalry- new additions: Mexicans! page 3
« Reply #45 on: September 04, 2016, 09:54:34 PM »
Excellent  :-*
Well I've lead an evil life, so they say, but I'll outrun the Devil on judgement day.

Offline FifteensAway

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Re: 7th Cavalry- new additions: Mexicans! page 3
« Reply #46 on: September 11, 2016, 12:52:11 AM »
Lovely stuff and giving me pangs of guilt as my Old West idles while I pander to my AWI collections.

However, last week I attended an event near where I live where I got to see real live cavalry in action on horseback in drill and in camp, talked to a couple of them, too.  And down the road a bit were a few buffalo soldiers who were quite happy to talk to someone who knew some of their history.  One of those gentleman's grandfathers served in one of the regiments - I think he said 10th but not sure.  And there was a piece of period ordinance (actually earlier but would have been used in period) being shot off.  And there were even native Americans doing dances to honor veterans.  And there was even a steam locomotive pulling a train for the tourists. 

Yes, I have photos and videos but, alas, they are on my mini iPad which I haven't hooked up to email yet.  Maybe someday I'll be able to post it up.

Really need to work more on the Old West - made progress this year but there is so much to do and not enough time to work on it.  Real life keeps getting in the way.

But, again, enjoying watching this collection transform.

Offline matakishi

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Re: 7th Cavalry- new additions: Mexicans! page 3
« Reply #47 on: September 11, 2016, 09:00:26 AM »
That sounds like a great day out. I'd certainly like to see the photos if you ever post them.

Offline matakishi

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Re: 7th Cavalry- new additions: Mexicans! page 3
« Reply #48 on: February 11, 2017, 06:09:40 PM »
The Plains Indian warriors are done!
All painted by Andy Mac.







Lots more photos on my new website:
http://www.matakishi.net/plains-war-project.html

Offline Romark

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Re: 7th Cavalry- new additions: Plains Indian warriors page 4!
« Reply #49 on: February 11, 2017, 06:21:29 PM »
These look great,love the warpaint  :-*


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Re: 7th Cavalry- new additions: Plains Indian warriors page 4!
« Reply #50 on: February 12, 2017, 01:12:24 PM »
Lovely stuff, such characterful sculpts.
"These creatures do not die like the bee after the first sting, but go on age after age, feeding on the blood of the living"  - Abraham Van Helsing

 

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