Welcome to my book review of “Modeling Military Figures” from Fine Scale Modeler. In this video, I will take you through my thoughts and opinions on this comprehensive guide to military figure modeling.
Firstly, let’s talk about what this book is all about. “Modeling Military Figures” is a detailed guide to building and painting military figures, covering everything from basic techniques to advanced topics. The book is divided into sections from; Getting Started, Building and Painting, and Advanced Techniques. Each section includes step-by-step instructions, tips, and tricks from Joe Hudson.
In the first section, you’ll find an overview of the hobby, including the tools and materials you’ll need to get started. This section is perfect for beginners, as it covers everything from basic tools to types of glue and paint.
Moving onto the Building and Painting section, the book provides detailed instructions for constructing and painting military figures, including assembling parts, painting uniforms, and creating realistic facial expressions. The section also covers how to paint and weather accessories such as weapons, backpacks, and helmets.
One thing I really appreciate about this book is the quality of the photographs. The book is filled with high-quality images of finished models and step-by-step guides. The images are clear, sharp, and showcase the details of each model.
Another thing I appreciate is the variety of topics covered in the book. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced modeler, you’ll find something useful in this book. The step-by-step instructions are easy to follow, and the tips and tricks are practical and helpful.
Overall, “Modeling Military Figures” is an excellent resource for anyone interested in the hobby of military figure modeling. It’s a comprehensive guide that covers everything you need to know, from basic techniques to advanced topics. The book is well-written, easy to understand, and the high-quality images make it a pleasure to read and follow.
Whether you’re a seasoned modeler looking to improve your skills or a beginner looking to learn the basics, “Modeling Military Figures” is a book that I highly recommend. It’s an invaluable resource that you’ll turn to time and time again as you explore the fascinating world of military figure modeling.
You can find Modeling Military Figures at the following locations:
Mark Twain Hobby Center 50 Copies will be available. If you want your copy personalized please email Mark Twain Hobby Center after your order email them and notify them of your personalization.
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