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Pete Pelkonen
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Fire Direction Centre - Objective marker
Yeah, I know, it's been a while since I last wrote in here. But the thing is, I am studying at the moment and the last two months have been really hectic with all the exams and written assignments and presentation and what-have-yous... But hey, I'm back. Ev...

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Shape of things to come
I know there has been a small break in my posts, but bare with me. I have been painting air supports for three armies, some 88s, and some Long Toms. Since I made a decision early on that I wouldn't write any painting tutorial, I would not be writing about t...

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New front
Yours truly was asked to join in VonRichthofen's Lounge and I gladly joined forces with them. I will be sharing posts from this blog there, so stay tuned.

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We wants a SHRUBBERY! - Making bocage
I think has came across, that I like to play Normandy battles, so there has to be bocage for those games. I started the project last year, have played almost every homegame with them, and today I finished. I think. I bought two kinds of wood profile, triang...

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Houses part 1
Last Christmas I spent at our cottage in Northern Carelia and since there was lots of free time, I decided to make the most of it. I had this idea of a hilltop village and I knew I would need houses to make the village. I also had an idea of a town hall and...

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Oldies goldies 2 - Stonebridge
Last year we decided to play a Market Garden game, so there had to be bridges for it. I couple of simple wooden bridges out of hobby sticks and matchsticks, but the stonebridge wasn't as straight forward as those "daycare-centre-glue-the-sticks-together" -b...

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Making trenches
I started this blog mainly, because so many hobbyists asked me about my trenches. So here goes. I didn't take pictures of the earilest stages of the making - that's something I will revisit when I get around making intersections and shorter trench pieces - ...

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Oldies goldies 1 - Omaha Beach
I went nuts (pun intended) when I saw Saving Private Ryan in the cinema last century. That left the desire to make a huge diorama of Omaha Beach and I went so far to buy tons of subject related Tamiya, Italeri and Dragon models and figures in 1:35 scale. St...
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