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Stahly’s best primers & spray paints for painting Warhammer miniatures

Stahly's best primers & spray paints for painting Warhammer miniatures

A good primer is essential for preserving the fine details of your miniatures, and is the first step to an impressive paint job. Here comes a guide to the best primers & spray paints for painting Warhammer miniatures, from classic black and white to coloured and metallic sprays, with additional recommendations for Contrast and “one coat” paints, based on over 20 years of my own experience.

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Paints & tools, Reviews

Review: Green Stuff World Dipping Inks – the 60ml Contrast killer?

Six of Green Stuff World Dipping Inks lined up for a review
8.5

Today I’m going to review Green Stuff World’s brand new Dipping Inks, yet another Citadel Contrast “clone”. What makes them special is their size: The paints come in large 60ml bottles, which is more than three times the capacity of a pot of Citadel Contrast, and that for an RRP of 5.75 €. More paint for less money, sounds too good to be true? Let’s take a closer look if these new Dipping Inks are worth it or not.

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Review: Colour Forge Spray Primers – more paint for less & matched to Citadel Colours

Colour Forge spray paint cans on a grey background
8.0

Do you like Citadel spray paints and primers but wish there were more of them and they were cheaper? Then check out The Colour Forge. In this review, we’re testing their spray paints range, which not only offers a huge range of 23 colours, all matched to Citadel Colour paints, but also offers 100ml more paint per can than other brands!

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Review: Wolf Bristle Brushes Set by Chronicle Cards

Chronicle Cards Wolf Bristle Brushes Review featured image
8.0

We all are familiar with sable, goat hair, and synthetic bristles for our miniature painting brushes. But why not… wolf bristles? Chronicle Cards has a beautifully made brush set with ten brushes from size 000 to 7, with rosewood handles and responsibly sourced wolf fibre. In this review, I’ll find out if the quality and longevity are up to high-quality Kolinsky sable.

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Review: The 25 new Citadel Contrast Colours

Review of the 25 new Citadel Contrast Colours
8.5

In this review we take a look at the 25 new Contrast paints, find out what these very flat-looking colours like Bad Moon Yellow, Magmadroth Flame, Baal Red and Doomfire Magenta are all about, and then there’s even a hand-painted comparison of all 61 Contrast colours. It’s the biggest paint launch of the year, so let’s jump right into it.

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