Posts Tagged ‘Tutorial’

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – The following post has scenes of a graphic nature

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

 So here’s what Polyvine does to Realm of Battle Boards. You can actually see in some areas it’s OKBut in others it’s just frosted/dusted and there’s no explanation of why some areas dried ‘dead flat’ and some areas just flat wrong!This tile isn’t…

The Helpful Hobby Guide – How to store models ?

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

We hobbyists all have one thing in common, no matter what game or range we use, no matter if we're painters, collectors or gamers mostly. STORAGE. That's right storage. This hobby has an unavoidable problem : it takes space. The more models you…

Steampunk House – Part 5

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

So my making of series draws to a close with a few last details (click these links for previous articles: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4). I’m not going to go into every last bit of the model … Continue reading →

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – Dem Bones

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

 PLEASE NOTE: These pictures do not represent the boards current state, it has since been ruined by Polyvine floor varnish and taken back to shadow wash stage. Like I said I took this picture and the colours just blew me away, this had to have a p…

DIY Barbed Wire Tutorial

Posted on October 16th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Kamui

Hello all, Barbed wire is a great addition to any sci-fi or historical battlefield.  It can be used to enhance a base or terrain piece, or on it’s own as a simple barricade.  I’ve seen a number of methods for creating razor wire or barbed…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – Man I got a Boner[white]

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

PLEASE NOTE: These pictures do not represent the boards current state, it has since been ruined by Polyvine floor varnish and taken back to shadow wash stage. The original plan was to include the skull pit elements in this post but the pictures came ou…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – Praise be to the Emperor!

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

Just a quick update in that last night I applied a new shadow wash and it has covered up most of the frosting, so I won’t have to go back to square one, just square two. Obviously my blog posts are all out of whack now and I didn’t take a picture but c…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Frost me I’m an idiot!

Posted on October 12th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

With the last of the nice weather I thought I’d intersperse DiY duties with coating my Realm of Battle boards with my brothers dodgy floor varnish. You’ll see a couple of upcoming posts that revel in just how pleased I was with how this was going but b…

Steampunk House – part 4

Posted on October 12th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

So here I am again working on my Steampunk house, delayed in some part by a new shiny game landing on my desk and largely by my inability to produce a design for the upper floor that I liked. This … Continue reading →

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board – the highlight of my day

Posted on October 10th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

When you left me last I was debating just how cool my Realm of Battle Board was without any further highlights… well I think the first picture alone illustrates just how much they add. It’s far from perfect and I know I foolishly rushed it in some pl…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle Board gets Shadows in the Warp

Posted on October 8th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

Now if I wasn’t completely obsessed with doing thins ‘just so’ then I’m pretty sure theirs another me in a different dimension who is perfectly happy with the Realm of Battle boards as it currently stands. But if you remember I had exactly the same fee…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle board gets Red Planet Ferron Proxima

Posted on October 3rd, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

We have Red Planet! the Birth of Ferron Proxima! One and a bit cans of Red Oxide Primer gets me around 80% coverage so hopefully I’ll have some left over in my new can that just arrived from eurocarparts [still the cheapest I can find for spray primers…

Terrain is everything – Hail the Omnissiah a new Print & Play building

Posted on October 3rd, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Therefore I give you the tall tower version for my new green marble ‘Print & Play’ terrain scheme. If you’ve made the first beige or black building then it’s exactly the sayellow grid leaded effect. So the building is the same, but wider with ju…

Painting Buddha Academy: Horus series is finished

Posted on October 3rd, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

The next video series form the PBCC is finished. This time not only Ben works at the Miniature but also Matt jumps in with painting the base. If you don’t know what the PBCC is, please check out Painting Buddha.As the last time I bundled all the v…

Step by Step Flamers

Posted on October 2nd, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

While tinkering with a few different Daemons lists, I decided to give multiple exalted flamers and two three man flamer units a try. I’ve had these flamers sitting around for a long time, having picked them up in a trade…

Terrain is everything – Hail the Omnissiah a new Print & Play building

Posted on September 29th, 2014 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

It’s been a good few months since my last   ‘Print & Play’ terrain template so it was about time I added the wide version of the green marble building. If you’ve made the first beige or black building then it’s exactly the sayellow grid…

How to make & paint a blue roof – step by step// Jak wykonać i pomalować gontowy dach – krok po kroku

Posted on September 28th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

This tutorial was made to show you how we usually make blue roofs for our miniature projects. Photos were taken while we were making several buildings for our Song of Blades and Heroes gameboard.  Dzisiaj chcemy Wam pokazać, jak robimy nasze nieb…

Terrain is everything – Project Ω – Realm of Battle board.

Posted on September 26th, 2014 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

And now you can see why there were no teaser pictures for this project. There’s no picture I could take that wouldn’t reveal what this was. Anyway, I was really lucky because I’d been planning to pick one up for a while and then one appeared on eBay, c…

On the Workbench – Bolt Action Weapon Teams

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

The Pirate Viking

Having got the Bolt Action bug quite hard now, I’ve started in on the Desert Rats I reviewed way back when. A few people who have seen them commented on the way I do the weapon team bases so I thought I’d share (given that I’d bought a machine gun to b…

The Port of Gierburg – Part 4: Dock Section II Ground Level WIP

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

After completing the first section of my Port of Gierburg gaming table it is time to start with the second module. This one will be a lot more difficult and a lot more exciting. Due to its complexity I will handle the (under)ground level first and then…

‘nids part 153 – Project Z?! Gets some fixing

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

With hobby time at a minimum thanks to my home improvements any progress is good news, although if I’m honest this is very little at all. It needs doing though. Project Z is requiring a lot of remedial action to fix certain elements together and cover …

Steampunk House – part 3

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

If you’ve seen the previous two parts (part 1, part 2) of my Steampunk house build you will know that I’ve built the first two floors so far but not added anything that could be considered Steampunky. In this part … Continue reading &…

‘nids part 152 – MOAR Genestealers!

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

Apologies again for the micro-blog but by now you know the reasons. Things are moving forwards but not in a productive sense. Instead I’m just ‘pushing peas around on my plate’. What i have done is get the Genestealers dipped ready for eventual paintin…

Domki WIP // Cottage Houses WIP

Posted on September 8th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

We got into making terrains so much, that everything else has been put aside. We’re building two small houses right now, one of them is a Lumberjack’s house. Take a look on our WIP’s. Na naszym stole znowu trwają prace. Tak się wkręc…

‘nids part 151 – Project Z?! Another mystery project

Posted on September 5th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

Just a quick one. Project Z was one of my mystery projects on my Hobby Season To Do List, but what is Project Z – well, it’s a mystery! The funny thing is that although these very early magnetizing shots reveal very little no doubt there will be some w…