Tag Archives: Painting

Stone Town Kickstarter: Painting the well

Today I’m looking at the well which is part of our January Kickstarter. Assembled it looks like this – I painted it in pieces, however: The paint recipe I used was this – all with a brush, no airbrush used this time around: Undercoat: Vallejo Mecha Black Well base coat: Zandri Dust Well recesses: Aggaros […]

Scale 75 Instant Colors Paint Review

Scale75’s Instant Colors came to my attention as an alternative to Citadel’s Contrast colour range or Army Painter’s Speedpaint range. How does it review? The set I got was the wooden Mimic Chest which contained the full range: It’s not terribly space or weight efficient but it does look fancy. One removable tray with half […]

Painting a Raven Guard Leviathan Dreadnought

Take Two! Notes for those who requested, photo coming soon. Claws: Wet blending Macragge Blue/Sotek Green/Baharroth Blue Cannons: Vallejo Steel, dry Ironbreaker, dry Hexos Palesun, dry Underhive Ash, dry Kindleflame, dry Ryza Rust, dry Astorath Red, dry Naggaroth Night, dry Abaddon Black, rim highlight Ironbreaker, wash of Casandora Yellow over the yellow parts

Scale75 Color Forge Paint Set SSE-063 Review

Spanish company Scale75 have a box set called the Color Forge, which combines a number of their other paint sets into one product. Is it worth it? Let’s take a look at what’s inside. The box is a lot smaller than you would expect for the cost! The contents are listed on the back: As […]

Vallejo Game Extra Opaque Set Review – 72.290

Today I’m reviewing a set of paints from Vallejo with a difference – this is the extra opaque set, part number 72.290. It has sixteen 17ml bottles in it – the colours and individual part numbers are: 72.140 Heavy Skin Tone72.141 Heavy Red72.142 Heavy Violet72.143 Heavy Blue72.144 Heavy Blue Grey72.145 Heavy Grey72.146 Heavy Green72.147 Heavy […]

BrokenToad Fugazi Mark III Imitation Sable Brush Set Review

BrokenToad are a UK based company who make (amongst other things) a variety of styles of paintbrushes aimed at miniature painters. Their synthetic line is called Fugazi, and today I’m reviewing the full set of brushes from that line. The box I have is the Mark III, as you can see from the picture. The […]

Citadel STC Synthetic Paint Brush Review

So Citadel released their STC line of synthetic paint brushes – including detail brushes, glaze brushes, dry brushes and more – here’s my review of them. The full range consists of: Layer Small, Medium Base Small, Medium, Large, Extra Large Shade Medium, Large Dry Small, Medium, Large Glaze – one size Citadel claims that they […]