Leslie Quagraine's Aerodrome Blog

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Artist, designer, illustrator with an insatiable interest in all aspects of aviation.

Monday 5 March 2018

A short term relief from global warming, we have snow this winter. It arrived late and is very welcome. The 'snowman' is a MiG-21, Finnish Air Force registration MG-135.

This is my first blog post of the year, because I have been making my book on The Vintage Aviator Ltd. Layout done, writing still underway.

Sunday 1 April 2018

The Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Naval Air Service were combined to form the Royal Air Force, on 1 April 1918. Centenary celebrations are in order.

Thursday 31 May 2018

Finally, there are T-shirts in the T-shirt section of my web-shop. Not just one or two, but 21 different illustrations. Tally-ho!  AerodromeShop.com

Thursday 14 June 2018

Two Messerscmitt BF-109s on a reconnaissance mission. An illustration of mine for a recently published book on Finnish Air Force reconnaissance aircraft – 'Tiedustelulentäjät Suomen sodissa 1918–1945' a giant 608 page, numbered, limited edition. The text is only in Finnish.

Thursday 14 June 2018

The 100th anniversary of the WWI Armistice is fast approaching. Printer's schedule willing, my book, The Vintage Aviator Ltd – Up Close and Personal, will be on sale.