WIP: Space Wolf Blood Claw Part 3

Sometimes Things Just Don’t Go to Plan

Well that hasn’t gone very well!

Started the morning wrestling with airbrush clogs, followed by clumsily applies shadows with a questionable colour choice.  I made up a 50:50 mix of Naggaroth Night and The Fang with a few drops of airbrush thinner, and applied this to some choice areas.  And by choice area, I mean splattering and spidering everywhere.

This is my own fault, too thin paint, too much paint at too high a pressure and too close to the model.  Yep, needless to say I wasn’t very happy.

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WIP: Space Wolf Blood Claw Part 2

Undercoating

Applies the undercoat via airbrush, using my usual zenithal highlighting approach.  As I’ve kept the model I’m sub assemblies, I made a conscious decision over where the light source was going to be and how the model would go together to get the light in the correct places.

I’ve not taken any work in progress shots at this stage, as there’s nothing too interesting about it.

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Ork Boyz from 2013

Basic Black Reach Orc Boyz

These were the almost the last miniatures I completed, painted from back in 2013.  I’m putting them up here firstly so I have some content, but secondly because really I think it’s always important to have a starting point to look back at, even if you’re not that happy with the results.

Even though it was a number of years ago, I wrote down details of the process so I could remember.

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