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Saturday, March 12, 2016

DFFCON 2016 Preperations

HI all,



Next weekend I will be in Copenhagen for my first European Wargaming convention with Soren over at Black Powder Games. Yes it is a small one but it is a good start for me. I have been to Historicon in the USA when I lived in Virginia and I have been to smaller events in Florida and other states.

Here is the info for DFFCON 16 if anyone is interested in coming out for a game.

So to prepare I needed to paint up one more ship for the WW1 Naval Scenario we will run on Sunday. We needed a troop transport for the US Battleships to protect. I was only able to find one at the GHQ website that is from there WW2 collection of ships. But I think it will work really well for this game.



So the miniature is a GHQ Queen Mary and I painted it up to reassemble the H.M.T. Olympic with her 1918 pattern 19AX dazzle Camouflage pattern paint job.



I hope you all like it. The miniature is large and I do not have a base long enough for her but I think that will work out OK for the scenario.




What do you think of the miniature and the paint job?

Thanks and I hope to meet some new wargamers in Copenhagen next weekend.

2 comments:

  1. Love the dazzle pattern you painted. It's where my interest in early 20th century art and military history overlap.

    Cheers,

    Pete.

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  2. Yeah, really good work on that Dazzle Camo - she looks great. Ze Germans will be coming to get her, mu ha ha...

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