Here it is with all the masking removed
I airbrushed the tank in a light coat of black paint and then worked on getting some grey shades and highlights in. I also added some extra black around the bottom of the areas of the tank. That’s the airbrush done now (I think) – time to now remove all the masking and the salt…!
My tank is now a mottled silver with various areas masked off. Salt added – next step, spraying it grey…
So, it is the penultimate day of the month – crunch time for my tale of x gamers challenge. What have I done?-Painted 5 Grey Knights to 90% completion -Painted and converted my Ordo Xenos Inquisitor 95% complete-Built, prepped and done the initial silver coat on my Razorback What more do I have left to … More 24 hours to go… Grey Knights final push!
These are the boys as they stand now. Ignore the blu-tac’d heads… I still have a bit of work to do on the inside of the neck area – needs some decent shading to make the helmets stand out. Stormbolters will be a dark red and I think the cowl of the Justicar needs some … More A quick Grey Knight update
Second week down – more of the details on the Marines have been painted, and I have started work on the bases. There are two examples in the photos below – they are made from Super Sculpey, small (1:48) bricks by PK-Pro and a little bit of cork. They are not too tall and should … More Tale of Gamers – Grey Knights week 2
I have progressed a little with my grey knights but don’t have any ‘proper’ photos – just quick shots from my mobile phone, so I am going to keep them quite small. I wanted to do some gritty demon slaying marines rather than the shiny paragons of light that you normally see Grey Knights painted … More Tale of gamers – a little progress
Do you remember back in the day, White Dwarf ran a series of articles which basically amounted to painting a certain amount of models a month to slowly build up an army? It was called the “Tale of Four Gamers”, and is a really great challenge for people like Toosh and I who are painters … More Tale of Four Gamers… the beginning
Just a quick post for a monday morning… this is the Chaos Space Marine I’ve been working on. I’ve done some more of the NMM gold and painted the gem in his chest in an ‘Eye of Sauron’ stylee. These are very quick photos with my phone, so the quality is not the greatest (it is definitely smoother … More Working on a chaos marine
And its done…! Painting 10mm models was quite a new experience for me and despite a few issues along the way, I am really quite pleased with the way this little scene turned out. I had a few learning experiences along the way – such as white is really tricky and painting long smooth gradients … More Dropzone Commander Diorama Finished!