This is the first miniature I painted for Bushido and was also an entry for the painting competition.
As it didnt place in the final 5, I figured there's no harm in getting photos on here now, two days before I head to Salute - here they are:
Mirror blog with larger images can be found here - BlackStoneLodge.
Looking back, I think I may have perhaps over thought the context of the mini a little too much and lost sight of what was actually needed for an effective miniature.
I will however write up a more in depth blog about the theory and thinking behind the overall miniature as soon as I can.