Miniature painting can be a very fun hobby but also an aggravating one when you’re new. There’s a lot of common pitfalls new painters run into that can ruin the whole experience for them, and they give up before they’ve… Read More »Top 5 Reasons Why Most People Fail at Miniature Painting
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.
I’ll be honest. If painting really isn’t your thing, and/or you view it as a means to an end, then this wouldn’t be applicable to you. However, if you enjoy painting and are always striving to get better at it,… Read More »Why You’ll Never Be as Good a Painter as You Want to Be
An area I’ve always struggled with in getting Creative Twilight out to a wider audience is video production. Blogging is a niche these days and video content has taken over. Video is something I’ve always wanted to put more effort… Read More »Streaming & Video on a Budget Using a Phone (Miniature Hobby)
Do you want to paint faster? Do you need to get an army finished on a short deadline? Maybe you just don’t care for painting and want to get it done as quickly as possible. Well, I’m going to share… Read More »11 Tips That Will Help You Paint Your Miniatures Faster
There’s a lot of different things you can do to improve painting and hobby motivation. Today I wanted to talk about what I feel is the #1 thing you can do, and that’s to setup a dedicated hobby space. Having… Read More »Biggest Thing You Can Do to Improve Painting & Hobby Motivation
Miniature painting is hard. Really hard. To finish any painting project, you need a lot of patience, skill, and motivation. Sure, painting miniatures is fun. But, do you wonder about the other benefits of painting miniatures? Does this hobby feed… Read More »Miniature Painting Is More Than Just Fun. It’s Life Changing
I picked up this bust from Scalebro, who sells the Blood Carrot Knights range of models. I had decided I wanted to try something different, to experiment, and learn. This bust really captured my attention and I thought it would… Read More »Barbarian Painting Showcase (Blood Carrot Knights)
The Blood Bowl league I am the commissioner for has a trophy that someone donated. We, the league, had the grand idea to use it like the Stanley Cup where every team gets their name on it who won it.… Read More »Blood Bowl League Trophies Painting Showcase (3D Printed)
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… Read More »The Secret to Painting Black on Miniatures (Tips & Advice)
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… 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… 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… Read More »Painting Help with Thor #1: The Inaugural Series Article