No Glue Required

#TruthfulTuesday Frank, aka PCGuy, has published another one of his Truthful Tuesday posts. This week Frank wants to know… When it comes to working on a project, what gives you the most satisfaction? Starting something new, putting time into a pet project, or finally being able to push a completed project into the “done” pile? Well, thatContinue reading “No Glue Required”

Like Lightning

#Airfix #Quickbuild #F-35 #Lightning Arrival of the new member of the squadron came in record time though in reality their was a catch – unlike his die-cast cousin full assembly would be required in order for his attendance in the parade…..he took a spot by a red arrow x marking his landing bay by theContinue reading “Like Lightning”

In Pieces

#airfix I The picture seemed accomplishable The box was a reasonable size The mass of pieces hidden away II The jigsaw vast, and wide An advantage – No glue required follow the pictures – one by one – like lego III Camouflage coming together like they were best of pals snapping into place to formContinue reading “In Pieces”

Red Arrow

#Acrostic #Model #Plane Royal air force display team plane engineered by the modellists designed to fit together – without any glue As things go – it was Really easy to put together – snapping together Red white and blue flag on the tailfin Only cause for concern When the plane falls from its perch –Continue reading “Red Arrow”


A write club acrostic, written by inky. #Imperialwarmuseum #Airfix #Planes #Squadron #Military #Aircraft Sat atop a great height quite a few planes, old and new used to being in hangars, have found a home by the waters of a canal definitely a peacetime operation red arrows escorting a Spitfire veteran and other D-Day participants –Continue reading “Squadron”

In the Hangar

#IWM #Airfix #Duxford A poetry piece by B.F. Kirkham. There’s a bucket of wings on the table, but this ain’t no KFC You’re there with your mates at the ready and take home a plane for free You pick up the pieces as listed the fellow from museum there to help as your classmates fumbleContinue reading “In the Hangar”

The bears move house

As regular readers of my blog will know, I’ve been shifting things around to accommodate my new bits of aerial artwork, namely my quickbuild planes from airfix They’re now all happily parked on the top of my bookshelves, so when little paws show up with my sister…they won’t get accidentally broken However, this has meantContinue reading “The bears move house”


#Model #Construction #Airfix #Quickbuild The formation of the squadron came with a moment Chassis and Wings coming together with a single click as planes from the past joined up with their more younger cadets on top of the bookshelves and to stop two old veterans squabbling they’ve each been given a runway to stop themContinue reading “Click”