Here’s my guide to painting Orc skin.

I start by base coating the whole model with Charred Brown. This has no benefit for the green skin but it does make painting the Orc’s cloths/weapons easier.

Stahly's Patreon banner 760px

I then base coat the Orc’s skin in Snot Green. Usually 2-3 watered down coats is perfect.

I then highlight the tops of the muscles with Goblin Green, making sure I leave plenty of snot green showing through.

To add depth to the model, I paint a watered down mix of Dark Green and Black into the all the recesses. Whilst the consistency of this mix is akin to a wash, don’t use it as an all over wash, instead use control to target the specific areas that need shading.

Final highlight is a mix of Dead White and Goblin green. As you can see in a few easy steps you have a nice bright orc skin with plenty of definition.

Do you like our tutorials and reviews? Here is what you can do to support us: Disable your Ad Blocker or place your next Wayland Games order by clicking here or on the banner on the right. Thank you very much, we appreciate any help to keep us going!

0
0
0
0
0
0
Garfy's Get a Grip - now available on ebay

Did you like this post? Then why not support Tale of Painters by using our links for your next purchases: ebay / Amazon. No extra costs for you and we'll get a small kickback. Or become a patron on Patreon for exclusive tutorials, guides, and behind the scenes content. We are hobbyists like you and do all of this in our spare time. Your support will help us cover our monthly costs and fund future projects so we can bring you more and better content. Thank you very much!

This website uses affiliate links.