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…

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…

Hobby Factory: Stripping

Today I’m going to talk about stripping. Ok the title of this post is kinda, a little, teensy, weensy bit provocative on purpose 🙂 I’m talking about paint stripping of course… (don’t know what you were thinking :P). In my case, I have a mixture of some atrociously painted models (my earliest attempts at painting)…

Hobby Factory: The brood grows

More progress has been made on the Tyranid colour scheme, continuing with painting more Termagant brood members. A reminder about the colour scheme test model: The self-styled poison dart frog pattern is still on the agenda, the difference with the other brood members is that I did not blend the midnight blue to hawk turquoise…