In this post, I’ll show you how to paint your Hobgrots from the Age of Sigmar Dominion set in just 10 easy to follow steps. You’ll learn how I paint shaded skin, dirty metals and more. Find out how in this tutorial.
This tutorial assumes you have a good understanding of how to paint Warhammer miniatures. With each picture is the corresponding instruction. Each step shows the Citadel paint(s) I used. You’ll find a list of all the paints used in this tutorial at the end of the post.
How to paint Hobgrots
Undercoat your model with Wraithbone undercoat spray.
Using an old large brush or a dedicated drybrush put some Morghast Bone on the brush and wipe all of it off on a tissue and then repeatedly and quickly brush the model backwards and forwards to dry brush the model. This should be subtle.
Paint the ropes with Flesh Tearers Red straight from the pot. Then mix 1 part Flesh Tearers with 3 parts Lahmian Medium and paint a thin coat on the eyes, lip, nose tip and scars. The red on the rope rubs off really easy so try not touch it (use a paint handle with a finger rest) or brush on some Stormshied Technical Varnish.
Wash all the areas of metal, the shoulder straps, weapon handles, pants, teeth and claws with Contrast Wyldwood.
Paint small metallic chips to the edges of the metal parts. Make this look random. Smaller the better.
Paint the the teeth and claws with Morghast Bone. Add a dot of Morghast to the red eye.
The base is Stirland Mud technical paint and the base rim is Steel Legion Drab.
Paints you will need for this tutorial:
- Wraithbone (spray)
- Zandri Dust (base)
- Contrast Medium (technical)
- Agrax Earthshade (shade)
- Nazdreg Yellow (contrast)
- Lahmian Medium (technical)
- Morghast Bone (base)
- Flesh Tearers Red (contrast)
- Leadbelcher (base)
- Wildwood (contrast)
- Runefang Steel (layer)
- Morghast Bone (base)
Paints you’ll need for the base:
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