Wargaming : Test Paints - WW2 British Paras #3

Test Paints - WW2 British Paras #3. First of all, apologies for the lack of posts this week. I took a few days to finish reading a couple of books (I generally have two to four on the go at once) and to prep all the figures I purchased at Colours. I have, however, spent the past two days painting (and this morning varnishing) these chaps:

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Wargaming : Finished: Warlord WW2 British Paras

And that's the rest of the Warlord Paras painted. I finished the painting yesterday and gave them a coat of Klear, but had to wait for this morning to airbrush them with matt varnish. It feels somewhat appropriate posting some finished British Paras today, the 75th anniversary of the start of Operation Market-Garden.

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