Hobby Articles

Top 10 Primers for Plastic and Metal Miniatures (Reviews and Tips)

Top 10 Primers for Plastic and Metal Miniatures (Reviews and Tips)

Are you looking for the best primer for painting plastic or metal miniatures? The best primer for painting miniatures depends on the surface material. Some primers work best on plastic, whereas other primers work best on metals. In principle all primers work the same. Primers are used as a preparatory coat over unpainted metal, plastic, …

Top 10 Primers for Plastic and Metal Miniatures (Reviews and Tips) Read More »

Advertisements

Spilling GW Paints? 5 Easy Steps to Re-Bottle Your Citadel Paints

Spilling GW Paints_ 5 Easy Steps to Re-Bottle Your Citadel Paints - How to Decant Citadel Games Workshop Paint Pots into Dropper Bottles

Are you looking for a way to rebottle your paints into dropper bottles? It’s no secret that GW paint pots are the worst. The Citadel bottle design is simply bad engineering. The extra tall, narrow pots for washes and technical paints are particularly offensive. In my opinion, it’s either lazy design or a money grab …

Spilling GW Paints? 5 Easy Steps to Re-Bottle Your Citadel Paints Read More »

Painting a HeroForge 3D Printed Miniature: A Gun Mage (Quick Overview)

Simply amazing! 3D printing has come a long way. The technology has invaded the hobby space, bolstering independent designers and makers, and has even raised ethical controversy in gaming communities (see here). 3D printing has changed how we perceive and craft unique pieces of work. Quite simply, 3D printing has begun to change the fundamental …

Painting a HeroForge 3D Printed Miniature: A Gun Mage (Quick Overview) Read More »

Best Gap Fillers: Guide for Miniatures and Models (Top 12 Reviewed)

12 Useful Gap Fillers for Miniatures (Review and Tips)

What are the best gap fillers for miniatures and models? Miniature and model assembly is fun. Scratch builders love making things from…well, scratch. Gap fillers are useful for whether you are assembling plastic model kits for Warhammer 40k or Age of Sigmar, or merely constructing scale models. But, what kind of gap fillers should you …

Best Gap Fillers: Guide for Miniatures and Models (Top 12 Reviewed) Read More »

Magnifying Visors for Painting Miniatures (Tips and Recommendation)

Magnifying Visors for Painting Miniatures (Tips and Recommendation)

What magnifying systems do you need for painting detail? To paint details on miniatures, you need good fine-motor skill and eye sight. Magnification aids in particular, e.g., visors, headsets, or reading glasses, can improve detailed painting. Fine scale modelers and other hobbyists can always tools to help make tasks easier and more comfortable. Have you …

Magnifying Visors for Painting Miniatures (Tips and Recommendation) Read More »