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Ghools’ Painting Tips – Chips, Scratches, Rust & Corrosion

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Chips, Scratches, Rust & Corrosion

Some very simple concepts and methods are contained within this video, which will make painting battle damage, rust, and corroded metals a breeze. All paints used in this video are Formula P3 by Privater Press unless stated otherwise. Colours used and recommended: Moldy Ochre Ember Orange Khador Red Highlight Skorne Red Bloodtracker Brown Bloodstone Umbral

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Glazing Flesh: Intermediate Principles

Following up from the first video which introduces the painter to the basic principles of employing glazes for flesh, this video advances those methods one step further. With these intermediate techniques, I demonstrate how to paint cuts, bruising, veins, and how to add character. Instead of covering large sections of flesh to create colour distinction,

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Painting Guide: Swamp Siren

The full painting guide for the first Minicrate miniature from Privateer Press, the Swamp Siren. This is the complete process, excepting the base. But, that video is linked at the end of this one. All paints used in this video are Formula P3 by Privateer Press, unless stated otherwise. Skin: Base – Thrall Flesh +

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Wet Blending: How-to

I have been asked about this. A LOT. So, since it’s a hot topic, and it’s really cold and dry in most places, what better time to release a video on wet blending I say. Pretty basic stuff, and something you might want to try if you’re having any difficulties with two brush blending. Or,

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Twilight Knight Promo (Part 1)

This video is the start of a few videos featuring the Twilight Knight promo for Wrath of Kings. Since this is the start, I began with the flesh and hair. The method used to paint the skin is that which I have seen used by several ‘pros’. It starts with a deep base, and you

Ghools’ Painting Tips – De-Mystifying Non-Metallic Metals

A painting guide that goes in-depth with NMM, and provides an easy to use workflow and methodology. This is more for advanced painters, and those wishing to really push their skills to the next level. All paints used in this video are Formula P3 by Privateer Press unless stated otherwise. Base – Bastion Grey Shade

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Basic Principles of Horses

By Patron request! This video sets up the basic principles and techniques to use when painting a horse, or anything with smooth, rounded surfaces. This tutorial can also be used as an alternate white, in which the final look is cooler, and starker than my standard white method. I cover several techniques and methods for

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Basic Principles of Washes

This video covers some basic techniques, and reasons for using a wash. I cover the basic principles and my basic wash recipe, which is easy to tweak and adjust to each painter’s preference. There is some very basic stuff covered here, but for the more advanced painters, I show you how to use washes to

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Easy Dungeon Basing (Massive Darkness)

I’ve had a number of questions about my Massive Darkness bases. So, here it is, in all of it’s super-easy glory, the method for my Massive Darkness basing. This will work for any figure with an integrated base, and if you want the appearance of dungeon flooring for the base. Supplies needed: White (PVA) Glue

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Painting Guide: Feora, Protector of the Flame

Happy Holidays! A complete Painting Guide that covers this festive miniature from start to finish. If you’re looking for a go-to guide for a red and white scheme, then look no further! Useful for Khador players, as well as those just looking for a unique spin on the standard red and white armies. I also

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