tangibleday

Top 3 Websites for How to Paint Non-Metallic Metal (NMM)

When I first started learning to paint miniatures–I mean really trying to improve my work–I searched everywhere on the internet for the best tutorials for how to paint non-metallic metal […]

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My Favorite Workhorse Brush for Speed Painting (Quick Review)

I am a commissioned miniature painter. Of the many questions that I get asked, the answer to the following question gets the most raised eyebrows: “What brush do you use […]

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Best Miniatures for Role Playing Games?

See below for a fantastic overview of miniature options for use in role playing games (RPGs). For the hobbyist – I’d start with this kit.

Dark Heaven Legends Miniature (painted mage archetype)

The Everything Kid

One common complaint I hear from GMs is the burden of having to collect ... 

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Fast Favorite Coffees for the Long Painting Session

When it comes to productivity I've chosen instant gratification at the cost of disposable taste.

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3D Printed Hydralisk (40k Tyranid Proxy) for Gaming or Collection

The goal of the 3D printing project was to make a proxy model for one of the 40k Tryanid pieces (in particular, for the Ravener miniature). In my opinion, it's a neat looking model, but it doesn't carry the respect of the much more iconic Starcraft Hydralisk. So, searching the internet, the Hydralisk 3D file ... 

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tangibleday

What Daylight Bulb Should I Buy for Miniature Painting?

Okay, so you have a lamp....but you're still not sure if you have good light. Chances are your bulbs aren't meant for your needs.

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Lights for Painting Miniatures (Tips and Recommendation)

Good quality, diffuse lighting can prevent eye fatigue, a major roadblock to a comfortable long painting session. For miniature painting, for long stretches, I highly recommend getting a lamp that uses a full spectrum daylight bulb or LED.

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Painting for Story

Beauty is not all in the eye of the beholder. In reality, we can all agree that we judge things with our five senses, most of the time first with the eyes, visually.  […]

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Project Ambidextrous Toucan: Update 14 – Mk3 Additions

Llaelese Resistance is what used to be Viva le Resistance…

The only models I painted in Mk2 that isn’t in Mk3 is the Precursor Knight…..

The models for the Mk3 upgrade are not my most ambitious project. I am sitting here smiling because this one will be, well it already is fun…

Caine’s Hellslingers – Have –    Ace (1 ... 

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The big news, all of the undercity models are painted. The part that sucks is the bases. They are not all done yet. Damn, 48 models and I wanted to make them look like the game board. Just shoot me in the head. Undercity & Black River Irregulars – 48 models– 44