Ron

Tip: Preventing Paint Chipping

I was asked a week or two ago about preventing paint chipping and figured it might be worth a quick note here, in case others out there are having issues. The two points below should help greatly r… Source: Tip: Preventing Paint ChippingFiled under: Cool stuff I've Found, Tutorials Tagged: Cool Stuff, Plarzoid, sealing, tutorial

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Ron

Tutorial: Custom made Dice Tray

Originally posted on mindmazingblog: You want a nice looking but cheap dice tray fitting your army or board game? Here you are: What you need: a picture frame with a 2cm border (about 1 inch), size 19cm x 23,5 cm or smaller [5 Euro) a custom printed mousepad, you get it in nearly every ... 

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demi_morgana

Tutotial: converting Chimera APC

Hey again - for the very last time in 2015.This time I decided to move the tut made a while ago to the main section of the blog - it turned out original formating got somehow screwed so this way all pics shoud be visible and saved for the coming gamers generations.Besides yesterday I've spotted ... 

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Plarzoid

How-to Tuesday: Fiery Eyes

I don’t know if I’ll be able to get back to regular tutorials, but here’s a quick one about doing glowy eyes for warjacks, or anything, really. One cool thing about this is that while I’m callng this “Fiery Eyes”, this method works for any color you want to do.

I start with a white ... 

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Plarzoid

Tip: Desaturated photos

Consistently, the piece of advice I get and give out at critiques is “more contrast”. Contrast adds interest and captivates the viewer, and models that don’t have contrast seem flat and therefore boring.

I recently learned that there are several forms of contrast available to painters, but the first one that most painters conquer ... 

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Plarzoid

NOVA Open 2015

NOVA Open.

It’s rather awesome having such a large convention so close to home. The con takes place over Labor Day weekend every year in Crystal City, and focuses on a massive 40k Grand Tournament along with events for nearly every other tabletop system that you’ll find on a shelf at your LGS.

Killer Terrain

In fact, ... 

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Ron

Tutorial – White Marble

Originally posted on Rusty's Workshop:Hey all I had a request to show how I did the marble on Alexis Polux’s shield, so I threw together a quick little tutorial. Hope you like! I started off by undercoating the shield (and the rest of the model) chaos black The next step was to airbrush…

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Ron

Tutorial – White Marble

Originally posted on Rusty's Workshop: Hey all I had a request to show how I did the marble on Alexis Polux’s shield, so I threw together a quick little tutorial. Hope you like! I started off by undercoating the shield (and the rest of the model) chaos black The next step was to airbrush…

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Plarzoid

Feat of Service Custom Legion Warlock

It’s that time of year again!  Around Memorial day for the past two years, my gaming club has put on a fundraising event called Feat of Service.  The purpose is to raise $$ for the Wounded Warrior Project.

I participated in the Custom Caster event, which is aimed at more casual players ... 

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Plarzoid

[HtT] Painting Faces & Eyes

I was asked on Twitter how I paint faces, so here’s a tutorial covering a basic human male face.  At the end, I’ll cover how I tweak this process for female or non-human faces.

I’m using 100% P3 paints for this, and I’m primarily using a wet palette so I have fairly transparent paint.  This ... 

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