Painting Articles

Top 3 Websites for How to Paint Non-Metallic Metal (NMM)

When I first started learning to paint miniatures–I mean really trying to improve my work–I searched everywhere on the internet for the best tutorials for how to paint non-metallic metal (NMM). NMM-style painting is the method of painting metallic-looking objects using regular paint that doesn’t contain any reflective metal flake pigment. MORE: HOW TO PAINT A …

Top 3 Websites for How to Paint Non-Metallic Metal (NMM) Read More »

Advertisements

The Citadel Medium Base Brush: A Brush for Speed Painting (Review)

Citadel Medium Base Brush Review - Games Workshop Brushes for Professional Miniature and Model Painting - Best Brush for Painting Miniatures

The Citadel Medium Base Brush is the most used brush in my miniature painting arsenal. The Citadel Medium Base Brush reviews like a car that sells itself. It has wide tuft surface that applies a good amount of paint, while providing you good control. Because the brush is made of synthetic fibers, you can use …

The Citadel Medium Base Brush: A Brush for Speed Painting (Review) Read More »

Painting Organics: How-To Paint Warhammer 40k Tyranids

I’ve recently begun a new project painting an army of Tyranids, the swarming, all-consuming alien race of the Warhammer 40k Universe. Unlike my other projects, which have been vehicular or armored machinations, these Tyranid models are all organic, fleshy, scaly creatures of various shapes and sizes. “How do you paint so many models?” someone asked me. …

Painting Organics: How-To Paint Warhammer 40k Tyranids Read More »

Quick n’ Dirty Stormwall Colossal (speed painting) — Progressing….

On our regular gaming nights at our local game store, I was asked by a newly visiting player if I could restore/refurbish his Cygnar Stormwall colossal. He gave me a time-limit of 6 days (until our next gaming night). Impulsively (and never to turn-down a challenge) I accepted! I had 6 days to fully restore …

Quick n’ Dirty Stormwall Colossal (speed painting) — Progressing…. Read More »