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Category: The Paint Desk

A collection of painting tips, tutorials and photos from our resident Miyagi of the Paint Brush – Craig Shipman!

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Paint Desk – Carrion Emissary

This is my second Emissary (Brutal Emissary for Guild was the first).  Unlike the Brutal, this guy will get some table time.  I wanted his feathers to be black with a blue sheen versus just being blue.  I am not convinced I pulled it off.  What do you think?  Where do I need to do more work next time?  What […]

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Paint Desk – Rogue Necromancy

I’ve never been a fan of this sculpt but after spending some hours painting it, it grew on me.  I am happy with the skin – flesh but rotting.  I tried to spend extra time on the wings using pictures of actual brown eagles as a reference.  Overall I’m pleased but would love to hear your thoughts in the comments […]

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Paint Desk – Shieldbearer

When this model reaches zero wounds it becomes a spirit.  When Wyrd released them separate from the crew box, I knew I had to represent both living and spirit with […]

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Paint Desk – Dead Doxies

You Get What you Pay For By Craig (@The_Hofzinser on Twitter) “Roller throws boxcars,” shouts the dealer who immediately begins collecting the chips and dice from the craps table. Earl […]

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Paint Desk – Copycat Killer for Malifaux

One model closer towards finishing the Shadows of Red Chapel crew box.  Copycat killer is the totem for Seamus.  A challenging model (so tiny) but a sculpt that is loaded with character.  Below is a fluff piece and some pictures.  Do you ever run Seamus without Copycat? End of the Hunt by Craig Five months came down to tonight. Clarence […]

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Painting for Charity

On Saturday September 23rd I am streaming a paint lesson for charity. Blue Ox Games in Greenville, NC USA will stream me painting and giving tips on their Twitch feed. […]