I wanted to show the tools I use, and how to clean resin models. Resin can be a pain, but with a little work it’s not hard to deal with.
Miniature Modeling (Page #3)
Articles regarding modeling, the stuff we’re assembling and getting ready for paint. We have lots of pictures to share of the work we’re doing. Most everything we’re working on ends up in here, be it assembling basic infantry models to scratch builds. There’s an assortment of modeling projects here.
I’m working on my Chaos Knight Titan, and it has some issues. I had to fix the carapace, and one of the shin plates, with sculpting.
This tutorial will walk you through how to use Liquid Green Stuff to fill in gaps on your miniatures. It’s really easy to do and I’ll give you step-by-step instructions showing you how to create smooth blends with this one simple product. With a little practice you’ll be fixing gaps in no time.
This tutorial on how to make miniature trees easy is cheap to do and simple to follow. I use twist ties as the core of the trees and then add details for a nice finishing touch. This is a great and cheap way to get some nice tree terrain for your wargaming table.
Here is a simple but effective process for painting wargaming hills for your terrain. It’s only a few steps and anyone can make great looking hills.
Terrain storage can be tricky. In this tutorial I show how I fit enough terrain for a 4×6 gaming table into a single box.
Here’s my DIY barbed wire tutorial for terrain. It’s simple, inexpensive and very convincing. Great for Warhammer 40K or Bolt Action games.
The hobby of miniatures wargames is filled with a wide variety of challenges. It is a complex and diverse hobby that on the surface includes the strategic challenges of the game and painting of the models themselves. As you dig… Read More »Fitting the Hobby Into a Busy Household
It was a busy week so I haven’t made a lot of progress on the hobby front, but I did manage to design and start building a turret for my scratch built Taurox proxy. The Taurox itself is already pretty… Read More »Scratch Built Taurox Turret for Astra Militarum (40K)
I created a template to build a Taurox for my Rebel Grots army, counts-as Astra Militarum. You can see the Taurox template here and a built Taurox.
This is a tutorial on creating custom rubble bases really simply with just three things. You can really crank these out in little time. It really adds some great visual interest to your miniature bases with little work.
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