Painting black on miniatures is one of those colors that seems easy at first. There’s no need to shade it, you can’t get darker than black, so it’s just highlights. While true, black is a very difficult color to get right. Highlight too much and it comes off white or… Read More »The Secret to Painting Black on Miniatures (Tips & Advice)
Miniature hobby stuff is mostly what we do here. We all love gaming, but we all spend more time building armies, and painting them, than we do playing. That’s the beauty of a game like Warhammer 40K, it’s an all-encompassing hobby from modeling, to painting an army, to playing the game.
We have a broad range of hobby articles here covering modeling, sculpting and painting. Many of us do a fair amount of conversion work for our armies. It’s always fun to personalize your miniatures, and really make them to your vision.
Non-metallic metal (NMM) can be a very overwhelming technique to learn. There’s a lot of considerations to be made and choices you’ll be faced with. Today I want to show you how easy it is to understand the basics of NMM. Using this basic understanding you’ll be able to paint… Read More »How to Paint NMM (Non Metallic Metal) the Quick & Easy Way
As luck would have it, I converted my Ogre team for Blood Bowl and then Games Workshop announced a new Ogre team. Still, I put a lot of work into converting this team, and while the new team from GW looks great, I prefer mine because of that effort I… Read More »Blood Bowl Ogre Team Painting Showcase (Converted)
I thought it would be fun to start a new series here. The concept is simple: you send me pictures of your models and I help you improve your painting. I put this out to my newsletter subscribers a bit ago and got a response. I don’t want to name… Read More »Painting Help with Thor #1: The Inaugural Series Article
I’ve been itching to play Ogres in Blood Bowl for quite a while. Basically, since 2016 when the game was re released. However, there’s no team for Ogres and we only have 2 Ogre models to date from Games Workshop, well one is Forge World. So, that leaves doing conversions… Read More »Blood Bowl Ogre Conversion & Sculpting Showcase
My Blood Bowl coach that I sculpted is now painted. He’ll be my coach for both my Undead and Necromantic teams. Enjoy the pictures.
I have finished sculpting my first ever miniature – a coach for my Undead and Necromantic Blood Bowl teams. I had so much fun with this!
I’ve painted up my version of Gretchen Wachter for Blood Bowl. This was a great model to work with and I’m pleased with the result.