HMS Sovereign of the Seas Issue 1 will be available in newsagents in New Zealand from the 18th August. - Can't wait? Subscribe online today!
HMS Sovereign of the Seas is a new magazine that comes complete with all the parts to build a stunning model of the most powerful warship of the 17th century. Launched in 1637, and also known as the infamous "Golden Devil". HMS Sovereign of the Seas was the largest vessel of her time. Issue by issue discover the history and techniques of ship building and ship modelling, and experience for yourself the pure pleasure of building such a magnificent ship.
YOUR FASCINATING MAGAZINE
Age of Sail
Understand the evolution of the warship and the birth of the modern fighting navy: a gripping story of great battles and technological innovations.
Complete ships, dioramas, sections and Admiralty-style models created by International craftsmen are displayed and described in spectacular images.
Valuable tips and 'tricks of the trade are explained by expert ship modellers
to help you to achieve quality results with any project you undertake.
Step-by-step photos and clear instructions guide you through the assembly of your model, teaching you new skills as you go. The HMS Sovereign of the Seas is constructed using modern modelling techniques, which ensure that your finished model will be of the finest quality. Marine modelling brings together a wide range of skills, including working with wood and metal, plus more specialist techniques for sail-making and rigging, painting and finish. You do not need to be an expert modeller as clear instructions show you how to assemble and finish each high-quality part, every step of the way. Plus there are plenty of expert hints and tips to guide you through all the stages of the assembly, and our very own online official build.