40k, Tutorials

Tutorial: Ork / Orc Skin

Hi and welcome to the 2012 new year’s edition of Sigur’s Step-by-Step Painting Guide article. I usually do tutorial articles every six months, one in summer, one around new year. The subject of this article is painting a Space Ork boy. The main reason for…

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Tutorials

Tutorial: Painted-on looking Decals

Hey there! A lot of people don’t like working with decals. Bubbles or the satin sheen make them often look like a foreign matter on your models. However with the right tools it’s not very hard to acchieve a nice painted-on look, blending your transfer…

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40k, Tutorials

Tutorial: Painting Rusty Necron Armour

I’m painting up a couple of Necron units at the moment inbetween Dreadfleet and Ultramarine models, and I thought I’d share with you guys how I paint my quick and easy 4 step rusty Necron armour. Step 1: I basecoat the model in Tinny Tin….

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Fantasy, Tutorials

Tutorial: Painting Orc Skin

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. I then base coat the Orc’s skin in Snot Green….

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Tutorials

Tutorial: Guide to Dual Action Airbrushes

Using my limited knowledge, I thought i’d share a quick overview of a typical Dual Action Airbrush. Overview: I’ve labelled the above image and below are a series of brief explanations of each area of the airbrush. A: Trigger – Being dual action, this trigger…

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Tutorials

Tutorial: Painting Red the Easy Way

Many painters struggle to acchieve good results when painting red, especially over a dark or black basecoat. In this tutorial I share some great, time-saving tips and my favourite recipes for various shades of red. Painting bright red over a black basecoat You need: GW…

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