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Ghools’ Painting Tips – How to Paint Make-Up

Ghools’ Painting Tips – How to Paint Make-Up

A quick little video that teaches the painter some tips for painting make-up. When you need a sultry or seductive look for your female miniatures, make-up always helps. This requires a steady hand, but as long as you can apply thin paint, and hold the brush still, any painter can do this. All paints used

Highlighting & Shading a Flat, Reflective Surface

Here’s a little something I whipped up for Patrons last year, since a few were wondering how to shade and highlight a flat, reflective surface. I thought I should share this with the public at the suggestion from my wife. Firstly, when a surface is highly reflective, there will be a ‘hotspot’ of light that

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 – 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 – 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

Ghools’ Painting Tips – Flat Armour Plating

This is a complete painting guide on flat and rounded armour plates. I know a lot of painters have been asking for it, so here’s a 33 minute long demo of how to accomplish that! This was originally a Patron-only video, and I am releasing it for promotional purposes. This is just a small taste

Ghools’ Painting Tips – How to Paint a Glass Bottle

A quick guide on how to paint a green wine bottle with a bit of liquid in it. This is a very simple and easy method for getting a decent quality result that gives the appearance of glass. Once can stop after the bottle has been painted, or one can continue and add the liquid

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