Posts Tagged ‘Painting’

Tanks in the snow

Posted on October 24th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

A fellow stormtrooper, Manni, has been itching to talk about his 7th Armoured Division – recently taken to MOAB: Hey everyone, today I will be talking about my Winter / Battle of the Bulge Americans! Mainly based out of the books from Blood Guts and Glory, (7th Armoured and 709th Tank Destroyers) and soon-to-be Nuts (Glider […]

Great War – Stokes mortar platoon

Posted on October 23rd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Hi All I recently had my British Great War stuff arrive and couldn’t wait to get started painting. I decided to start with the Stokes mortar platoon. It’s a relatively quick platoon to paint and the mortar crew would be good test models before I start on the Rifle platoons. The sculpts for these models […]

Plastic M4A3 (late) Sherman Platoon by Battlefront (UBX44)

Posted on October 22nd, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

-by Dirty JonThe WWPD Crew was pretty excited when Battlefront sent us the new plastic M4A3 (late) Sherman Platoon for review.  This box set is part of the new move toward plastics, and gives you five tanks with two complete turrets for 75mm and 76mm …

Blood Red & Sunburst Yellow: My two arch enemies

Posted on October 22nd, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Motivation is somehow back and I am starting to paint again. And having to face my two arch enemies: The (very) old paints from Games Workshop, Blood Red and Sunburst Yellow. Those two paints just will not create some reasonable layers, the pigments in…

Barry’s little Scanian War project Part 3 LEAD INTO ASSETS

Posted on October 22nd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

The benchmark – flat painted – gunked – varnishedAs mentioned previously I had decided on a very pragmatic approach to creating the forces for both sides in the Scanian War project.hand painted undercoat using Vallejo Model Colour WhiteMy plan was to u…

X Wing – Black Sun Y-Wing Re-Paint

Posted on October 21st, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Inspired by FFG’s recently announced Scum & Villainy faction for X-Wing, I decided to knock up a Y-Wing in the colours of those tyrannical ass-hats, the Black Sun Crime Syndicate…The owner of this particular Y-Wing has added his fair share of mod…

Paint Table Saturday IV

Posted on October 21st, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

It is time again for Paint Table Saturday Monday.  I am a couple of days late posting this, but I took these pictures on Saturday, Honest!Paint Table OverflowSo I have been working on my 40K Orks for Orctober. Working on the first squad of Wa…

Last of the 15mm late war French

Posted on October 20th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

A few last minute reinforcements turned up for this French WW2 force and I managed to complete them this weekend. First up were three jeeps (I presume these are FOO or command stands for the guns?).Nice models–lots of options so they can all look diff…

Huron Blackheart: Paint in Progress

Posted on October 20th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

Thor

With three weeks to go until the Standish Standoff, 40K tournament, I’ve finally started putting paint on my counts-as Huron (yet to be named). Let’s jump into some shots. Sorry for the quality on some of these. I snapped shots real quick t…

DUST Tactics Axis Armoured Transport part 4

Posted on October 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

TKKultist

So with the base well underway and the model largely done I was left with some fine tuning and detail work. Unfortunately I was also already at GenCon by the time I got this far. As such I compromised going out with friends one night and spent a BUNCH …

ZOMTOBER2014 Week Three Submission!

Posted on October 20th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

It’s time for a week three submission for Zomtober, and since Ali has been busy making more zombies, I needed a little support. Something old, something new, two survivors to try to balance the scales a bit.I have a soft spot for old metals.  I th…

Zomtober2014 Week Three Zombies- Dead Doxies by Wyrd Minitatures

Posted on October 19th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

   Our special guest zombie for week three of Zomtober2014 are the Dead Doxies by Wyrd Miniatures. These are two of the many lovely ladies available for the game of Malifaux, playable in the Resurrectionist faction.       …

15mm WW2 French Infantry

Posted on October 19th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

This afternoon I finished 110 15mm WW2 French infantry. This represents the bulk of a commission I took on–there are just a few pieces left to base.I’m pretty happy with the CnC base. As I mentioned in a previous post, late-war French kit looks like a…

Completed Scratch Built Great Unclean One

Posted on October 18th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

So some years ago I did a Scratch Built Great Unclean One (GUO from here on out) for a friend as a commission. Through a series of trades and sales and such it eventually came back to me, for which I was glad as it really was fun to sculpt and looked g…

15mm late WW2 French Artillery

Posted on October 18th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

I’m diligently plugging away at a painting commission that news to on the table at the beginning of November. These are some late WW2 French in 15mm for Flames of War.Today I finished the artillery. A few spotters and command figures are with the infan…

Freshening the Dead

Posted on October 18th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Recently, with the return of Nagash and the general undead vibe going around, my thoughts have turned to adding some new bits and pieces to my undead army. It’s been a few years since I worked on it, and I have a hankering to add some new units. I have…

Paint Challenge – September’s 2 Hour Challenge Follow Up

Posted on October 18th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

This is a follow up to September 28th’s 2 Hour Paint Challenge. The paint challenge saw myself and some fellow
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eBay – A guide to buying Cadians & Catachans

Posted on October 17th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

This isn’t so much a guide, it’s just a story about what I have done in the past and what
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FFotW – Scale Model Challenge Collection

Posted on October 17th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

As most of you know, last Sunday was the Scale Model Challenge near Eindhoven. I thought about going there rather spontaneously, but after all the ~1200km drive (back and forth) which I would have to do alone (since Mrs. Para wasn’t interested in the s…

Painting Tips: A Horde’s Worth of Zombie Flesh

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

   There are many nice ways of achieving a rich, undead skin tone (see our article on the one-hour Zombie Painting Challenge for four different looks made by the four people in the challenge). Many of them, however, include multiple layers of…

Secret Santa Christmas Mini with ResinJunkie – Join Us!

Posted on October 15th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

So let me explain, this was entirely ResinJunkie’s idea and what a great idea it is! It’s a kind of
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Zarakynel – Finished

Posted on October 14th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Nils

Zarakynel – Finished   So my optimism for finishing Zarakynel last week didn’t help me to get her done. After a paint session yesterday I decided to give up. It felt like every brush...

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Ultramarine Army Raffle – Help for Heros

Posted on October 14th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

IDICBeer and Dragon Forge Studios are along with some other 40K YouTubers putting together a really great package for charity. It
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Tin Man progress

Posted on October 14th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Plans changed slightly with the Tin Man. Originally he was supposed to have a large woodcutter’s axe in his right hand… unfortunately I completely failed to make something that I liked. So for now I’ve given up and started painting the rest of the mo…

Lilith vs. Lemartes

Posted on October 14th, 2014 under , . Posted by

 Over the last two weeks I have been working on an entry for the diorama category of the bronze spawn. I have had a lemartes model for a few years I haven’t ever painted and I picked up a lilith model early this year to get a gw order over the n…