I leaned pretty hard on the thief aesthetic when painting Hellakin, going with dark colors all around. I used a purple similar to my Protectorate forces for the cloak. I was pretty happy with the dark look next to the black armor but in retrospect I wish I would have gone with a more intense Read more about Hellakin Goregutter, Halfling Thief[…]
This old Wizards of the Coast miniature is a relatively simple sculpt but he’s got some nice character. The sculpt of the face in particular was fun to paint and took the darker skin tone I wanted to use on this miniature perfectly. Painted up to use as an ork in Earthdawn, I went with Read more about Half Orc Assassin[…]
The Black Legionnaire is actually a repaint. It was originally one of my first paint jobs and while functional I wanted another shot at the sculpt. After a Pinesol soak and scrubbing I forced myself out of my muted-color-safe-zone. I went with the vibrant – stark red and white – and tried to make sure Read more about Black Legionnaire[…]
I painted up Saxon to use as an RPG figure for a desert-flavored character in my Earthdawn game. This required a replacement for his left hand which held a rifle that would be out of place in that game, and mounting on a smaller 25mm base which is easier to use on 1″ grids the Read more about Saxon Orrik[…]
While the stock December Acolyte sports an (aptly) wintry color scheme, I wanted to do something a little more temperate. I started by playing with trying off-white for the cloak and wound up taking a very Assassin’s Creed-y route.