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De Havilland Mosquito jigsaw puzzle in Aviation puzzles on… Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, De Havilland Mosquito, Airplane Art, Airplane Fighter, Aircraft Painting, Ww2 Planes

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Airfix model kit art Illustrated by Roy Cross Year unknown * Courtesy of Roger O'Reilly

Airfix model kit art Illustrated by Roy Cross Year unknown Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Luftwaffe, Airfix Models, Airplane Art, Cross Art, Ww2 Planes, Military Art

The Two Roys: "The box art had to fire the imagination, draw the viewer into the drama and convince him to part with his pocket money."

By Guest Author, Roger O'Reilly Illustrating for box-art required the artist to keep numerous parties happy. The art had to allow the manufacturer to get all the flashing, branding and information on the cover without compromising the image. Sometimes the packaging might take in a couple of different formats, so that had to be allowed for. The image had to clearly illustrate the airplane, vehicle or ship in a way that the purchaser could see what the final assembled kit might look like…

This simple box of HO-OO Scale Plastic Toy Airborne Soldiers had more influence… Plastic Model Kits, Plastic Models, Childhood Toys, Childhood Memories, Airfix Kits, Paratrooper, Toy Soldiers, Old Toys, Box Art

HO-OO Figure Sets

This simple box of HO-OO Scale Plastic Toy Airborne Soldiers had more influence on me to become one myself than I can express today. I am proud to say I was part of America's tradition of brave Paratroopers. I am glad that dream did not stay stuffed away in some kid's toy soldier's box. OooRah to AIRFIX Toy Company!

BURRY Batman Batmobile display stand replica magnet - new! Superman, Batman 1966, I Am Batman, Batman Robin, Batman Stuff, Vintage Tv, Vintage Comics, Aquaman, Batman Collectibles

1960s BURRY Batman Batmobile display stand replica magnet - new!

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Mario Model Kit - Ty Lettau’s love for video games continues to show with his latest work dubbed the Mario Model Kit. The Mario Model Kit is Lettau’s ta. Super Mario Nintendo, Super Mario Bros, Hobby Kits, Fun Illustration, It Movie Cast, Video Game Art, Video Games, Geek Art, Cool Stuff

8-Bit Hobby Kits

Mario Model Kit - Ty Lettau’s love for video games continues to show with his latest work dubbed the Mario Model Kit. The Mario Model Kit is Lettau’s ta...

"Roy's intense, condensed views of air combat stayed with us" KB Bear Alley: Roy Cross and his Airfix Dogfight Doubles Airfix Models, Airfix Kits, Cross Art, Hobby Toys, Commercial Art, Aviation Art, Plastic Model Kits, Art Model, Military Art

Roy Cross and his Airfix Dogfight Doubles

Roy Cross and his Airfix Dogfight Doubles by Jeremy Briggs In the mid-1970s the plastic kits manufactured by British firm Airfix were omnipresent in toyshops, newsagents and corner shops around the country with their dramatic box illustrations making them stand out on the shelves. At that time Airfix had a 75% share of the United Kingdom plastic kit market and the company was selling some 20 million kits annually, the vast majority of which had illustrations on their boxes painted by one man…

1 DAY AUCTION - Vintage Boxed AIRFIX HO/OO Scale WWII Pontoon Bridge Assault Toy Soldiers Set Small Soldiers, Toy Soldiers, Retro Toys, Vintage Toys, Childhood Toys, Childhood Memories, Britains Toys, Airfix Kits, Plastic Soldier

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AirFix model kit carton illustration by Roy Cross Pictures Of Presents, Airfix Models, Airfix Kits, Cross Art, Cross Paintings, Aviation Art, Old Models, Large Painting, Art Model

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Airfix model kit art Illustrated by Roy Cross Year unknown * Courtesy of Roger O'Reilly

AIRFIX BEDFORD R.L. ARMY TRUCK 1:32 SCALE MILITARY SERIES VINTAGE 1969 with BOX Britains Toys, Bedford Truck, Airfix Models, Airfix Kits, 1970s Toys, Hobby Toys, Matchbox Cars, Ww2 Aircraft, Toy Soldiers

AIRFIX BEDFORD R.L. ARMY TRUCK 1:32 SCALE MILITARY SERIES VINTAGE 1969 with BOX