First update of many

A quick update to work through the many since last year. I’ve started a new hobby regime spending between 20 and 60 mins per day, 5 days a week, on hobby whether it’s painting models or making/finishing scenery. Up first is a Night Lord Chaos Space Marine for 40k. He’s a model kicking around at…

Tools & Techniques: Painting brush strokes

Library item: Tools and Techniques Category: Painting Originally posted by Volomir at http://volomir.com/en/layering-brushtroke-miniature-painting/ This painting basics knowledge articles comes via Volomir at Volomir.com Quick reference notes: 1. Brush strokes are made by swiping the bristles similar to making a “tick” symbol with a pen or like crossing a “T”; 2. Use a decent sized brush.…

WH Fantasy Battle Report?

It’s taken a while, but I’ve finally got round to finishing this draft post. Here it is from last year: While I realise most of my posts, especially of late, have focused on Warhammer 40k, I do have a Fantasy collection (Dark Elves, High Elves, Wood Elves, Empire, Vampire Counts and Bretonians) and last year…

Hobby Factory: Imperial Guard update

Painting is slowly continuing for the Imperial Guard (Astra Militarum). Working solely off my Citadel paint station, I snatch 20-30 mins painting time every now and then. Quick aside: painting in low light leads to very low quality painting for me. Detail is easy to miss e.g. covering areas where colours meet, accidentally touch adjoining…

Update

What’s been happening? Why no updates? Well, babies will do that. Or so I’ve heard 😛 Hopefully some updates on hobby soon and perhaps a surprise.