The art of creating military miniatures is centuries old. From the pharaohs of ancient Egypt to Frederick the Great to thousands of hobbyists today, this art form has fascinated us. In this new book Kim Jones takes the craftspeson step-by-step through the process. The figure is an American cavalryman of the late 19th century. Sculpted from epoxy putty on a brass armature, Kim brings an incredible accuracy and realism to the figure. While this book will be of primary interest to those involved in the hobby of creating military miniatures, it will also be of great help to all who use this flexible and exciting medium. Each step of the process is explained in photographs and words, so even the beginner will be able to carry out the project, while the advanced sculptor will learn some valuable insights from one of the best.