Speed Painting Blindwater Congregation – Part 1: Gators

When our club was starting up a Journeyman league last year, I decided I wanted another army that was quick to paint that I could churn out easily. I’d been painting my clean looking Retribution and I needed a change. I settled on Blindwater Congregation.  The gators are easy to paint and they don’t have […]

Speed Painting Gators

In our store’s Journeyman league, I’ve started the Blindwater Congregation army I had intended to start last journeyman league.  I chose the gators because I thought that they would be easy to speed paint and thus win the hobby award for the league.  Additionally, it’s nice to have a painted army. I can paint well […]

How To Paint Retribution Battle Mages: Guide Part 2

On to part 2 of the painting guide for Retribution Battle Mages.  If you haven’t read part 1, check it out here. Step 7 – The Cloth To start the cloth, I basecoat it with Knarloc Green, from the GW Foundation line.  I water it down just a little to get a smooth coat. Try […]

Creating washes for miniature painting

So we recently had a question in our group(The NJSOBs) about how to paint bone on Warmachine/Hordes models.  My answer to this was, as it always is, use a wash. When I was working at a Games Workshop retail store, we were in a mall and therefore required to open at 9AM, but very few […]

Warmachine Front Arc Basing

In Privateer Press’s Warmachine and Hordes, it is important to indicate on the model which way it is facing. There are bonuses for attacking a model from it’s back facing. The pure facing of the model can be ambiguous. Is it the facing of the model’s head or its body? How do you tell where […]