Modeling by David Powell

Who needs decals? Painting on a design freehand

by David Powell on October 24, 2017 in How-to -- 9 Comments

So this isn’t a finished piece yet, but I wanted to share my approach to painting on designs. Hopefully it’s still okay to post here (if not, feel free to remove and I can repost in another part of the […]

Thank you, iModeler – July Award

by David Powell on October 12, 2017 in Figures -- 13 Comments

I’m a little late in posting this, as the kit arrived last month, but I wanted to thank iModeler for the wonderful kit and having my work as July’s Best in Show. I thought I’d do a quick review of […]

Empress’ Dragoons Officer (1/35 scale)

by David Powell on September 8, 2017 in Figures -- 18 Comments

Here’s another project I finished not too long ago that I wanted to share with you all. It’s a 1/35 (54mm) Napoleonic figure from Pegaso, an Officer from the Empress’ Dragoons. I experimented with a couple different effects on this […]

1/20 Heian Period Samurai Archer

by David Powell on July 3, 2017 in Figures -- 35 Comments

Hello, everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve posted, but I wanted to share this figure which I finished not too long ago. The kit is from Pegaso models and was painted by hand using acrylics. All of the design […]

1/35 Scale Figure Collection

by David Powell on March 11, 2015 in Figures -- 14 Comments

Here are some of my most recent figure projects. The first one is my favorite, a 54mm (1/35 scale) Knight of the Holy Sepulchre from Pegaso Models. I’ve been working on this project off and on since 2013. White and […]

Thank you, imodeler! November prize arrived last week.

by David Powell on January 3, 2015 in Uncategorized -- 9 Comments

I wanted to say a big thank you to the folks at imodeler! The prizes from the November contest arrived just a few days ago. They were a beautiful 75mm figure from Pegaso of a Captain ADC to Marshal Suchet […]

1/24 Officer of the Guide – Egypt 1798

by David Powell on December 24, 2014 in Figures -- 10 Comments

Here’s my latest figure, a 75mm Napoleonic from Pegaso Models painted in acrylics. The timing worked out great as he’s all decked out in Christmas colors! I’ve been working on a lot of 1/35 (54mm) figures recently and wanted to […]

1/35 Scale Historical Figures

by David Powell on November 3, 2014 in Figures -- 17 Comments

Here is a collection of my most recent historical figures. They are all 54mm (roughly 1/35 scale). The figures are a French Dragoon, Greek Hoplite, mounted Polish Lancer, and an Officer of the Navy Guard from the Kingdom of Naples. […]