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 ever really given it a chance. I’m going to go… Read More »Top 5 Reasons Why Most People Fail at Miniature Painting
Miniature painting is one of the favorite elements of the hobby for all of the authors here. So, there really is no shortage of models to check out.
We paint for Warhammer 40K, Age of Sigmar, Blood Bowl, Bolt Action, Kings of War, Frostgrave, and so much more. Hell, you’ll even find wargaming terrain in here as well. If it needs paint then it’s in here.
We also have tips and some tutorials to help other miniature painters. None of us are professionals, however, we have spent a considerable amount of time painting. So, we certainly have our fair share of tricks to share.
We hope you enjoy!
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, then this article is aimed at you. What am I… Read More »Why You’ll Never Be as Good a Painter as You Want to Be
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 my tips on ways to paint miniature faster to get… 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 to constantly take the time to pull out all your… 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 you psychologically, intellectually, or even emotionally? In this article, Andrew… 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 be fun to work on. Blood Carrot Knights While I’m… 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. The problem though is that the trophy is in need… 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 right. Highlight too much and it comes off white or… Read More »The Secret to Painting Black on Miniatures (Tips & Advice)