Tag: Warhammer 40000

TUTORIAL: Zardu Layak’s Black Armour Horus Heresy

This tutorial delves into how we create texture on a black armoured surface. Zardu Layak from Forge World’s Horus Heresy range is the perfect miniature for this experiment. We explore the tension between structure and blending. How much visual noise should you build into your paint jobs? And how do we create overlapping blends without…
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Kharn the Bloody Commission.

“Because we couldn’t be trusted. The Emperor needed a weapon that would never obey its owndesires before those of the Imperium….The World Eaters were not that weapon.“ Kharn the Bloody, from his unpublished treatise The Eighteen Legions A favourite from the archives – Kharn the Bloody is a stalwart of Forge World’s Heresy line and is…
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Dark Angels Masterclass Tutorial Course

This is the comprehensive learning resource for the First Legion, the Dark Angels. This Masterclass takes you through everything from creating black armour, infantry, dreadnoughts and the Lion himself. Access EVERYTHING for $15 or buy an annual subscription for a 10% discount.  This Masterclass series covers: The complete step by step of The Lion. The…
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HORUS HERESY Little Horus Aximand – Collector Edition Commission

‘You lost the standard,’ said Aximand. ‘You ought to impale yourself on that spike of yours.’ ‘You will all die here,’ said the Ultramarine. Aximand turned the polearm aside with Mourn-it-all’s blade. He spun inside its reach. His elbow smashed the Ultramarine’s face. The warrior staggered, but didn’t fall. ‘If you must fight an Ultrama–’…
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Taff Sump: Zone Mortalis Showcase

Please excuse this indulgent post. I’ve had some terrain made for Zone Mortalis/ Necromunda games and I’ve gone a bit bonkers taking atmospheric photos below. The Crimson Mendicants of the Redemption stalk the Underhive. I’ve yet to showcase this classic gang on the website yet. I’ll make sure to include a full write-up on painting,…
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5 MUST HAVE paints?

What are the must-have colours you need to create your art? Every artist has go-to colours. Those slippery eels manage to worm their way onto your palette no matter the project. I’ve been especially aware of my own shifting proclivities developing miniature painting courses over the years. Like your favourite movie or colour, my ‘top…
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HORUS HERESY Sons of Horus Praetor

The day will not save them. And we own the night. Attributed to Horus Lupercal, Siege of Terra. The Sons of Horus Praetors go up for presale today and I’ve been fortunate enough to paint one. Well, I’ve painted 2. One has been painted in the livery of the Sons of Horus 1st company, and…
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HORUS HERESY: Imperial Fists Army Commission.

–If the Warmaster has turned his back on Terra, what are my orders? –Tell him his brother Rogal will have him answer for it. Rogal Dorn to Sigismund. Who says yellow is hard to paint? This commission was very specific – the client wanted a grimdark paint job. These are not the golden defenders of Terra,…
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TUTORIAL: Horus Heresy Imperial Fist Praetor

Tutorial: Imperial Fist Praetor. You carry the Emperor’s will as your torch, with it destroy the shadows. Verses of Sigismund, Book CIV, Verse I Welcome to the full Imperial Fists Praetor paint-along video series. In this course, you can find 3 video tutorials with a support PDF document. This series covers the skills we develop…
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Custodian Curion by Mathew Kane.

Ours is the duty absolute. Ours is the vigil that must never end. Ours is the timeless honour, the willing sacrifice, the penitence enduring.   The epitome of loyalty unending, the Custodian Guard are iconic to the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and Horus Heresy alike. Standing resplendent in glorious golden armour, with billowing scarlet cloaks…
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