Just a quick update on my (painfully slow) progress on my Johnny Reb miniatures previously show here http://http//ubique-matt.blogspot.com/search/label/Modified
Officer material - standard miniature
Painted Shotgun officer
Painted Confederate troops (unbased)
To show how easy it is to get some variety into the figures here's a picture of four two miniatures using two basic models. Quite an effective method by simply using different headgear and painting the outfits different colours.
Repainted Union troops
Here are the same two chaps seen earlier: