Followers likely saw my tutorial on painting undead flesh HERE. The rest of the model is now done. He ended up a lot busier than I expected. Between the stark contrasts of the black metal and the colorful skin tones he is a lot to take in visually. I may of been better off with a simpler metal scheme.
Now I move to painting up a second set of Mindless Zombies (because Nico). Catch you at the Paint Desk! Continue reading
I’ve had many requests for work-in-progress pictures of my work. This lovely Easter morning I started putting paint on the Student of Steel. I typically thin my paints 1:1 paint to flow improver. This gives a smoother finish but it does take two to three coats to cover. It also makes blending easier. On to the step-by-step… Continue reading
This kit was, by far, the biggest pain-in-the-ass build I’ve ever had. That said, its a damn cool model. I tried to match the box art and it gave me more practice on my OSL and blending.
I ran him (unpainted) in a tournament last week and I really liked him into the OURS strategy. Bone Pile is painted and ready for the table.
Another round of me trying to get my photographs to look like my models do in real life. I’ve taken a lot of advice and these pictures are closer than any before. Thoughts?
I want the pictures of my models to look like the models do in person. I know there are after effects and tricks that will make the pictures “pop” but I am more interested in the pictures showing the detail as painted. Below are some experiments. They are close but I am not 100% happy with them.
This is an outstanding sculpt. Nice detail, full of character and it gave me a place to stretch my skills. Overall I’m pleased with the black and the green energy effect. The freehand on the skirt is based on spending too much time looking at “Oriental Lotus Pattern Dress” on Google Images.