Hobby

Hobby

The hobby covers everything about assembling and painting miniatures. But it also covers the part about transporting and storing your miniatures, how to clean your brushes, how to organize your painting-hobby and so on. Basically, everything about miniature games that are not about the actual games but everything hat surrounds it.

Below you can find all my painting tutorials and various hobby guides.

Below you can find all my painting tutorials and various hobby guides for miniatures and Warhammer.

Hobby Articles, Guides and Tutorials

Citadel Colour App Review & How to Use it Effectively

Citadel Colour App Review & How to Use it Effectively

If you’re anything like me, the painting of Warhammer miniatures is a massively time-consuming activity just as it is for any other table-top game, for that matter. What’s more, I find it’s not exactly trivial to find the ‘official’ painting schemes, manage my paints...

A Guide to Colour Theory in Miniature Painting

A Guide to Colour Theory in Miniature Painting

When I first got involved in the hobby of painting fantasy miniatures —coming from an acrylic painting background,— there were a number of practices that it seemed were commonly understood in the art world, but were not that common in the miniature modelling...

How to Build a Painting Station for Miniature Painting

How to Build a Painting Station for Miniature Painting

A dedicated paint station can significantly improve the amount of time you get to spend painting your miniatures or doing the hobby that you want to. In this article, I will go through how to build a painting station from scratch. A paint station will be able to hold...

Best Paint for Miniatures, Figures & Warhammer in 2020

Best Paint for Miniatures, Figures & Warhammer in 2020

After trying a lot of the different paint ranges on the market, I have finally settled on the combination of paint ranges that works for my miniature painting needs. The paints you think is best is a highly personal matter and because each painter will value aspects...

8 Tips for Painting Miniature Faces, Heads and Eyes

8 Tips for Painting Miniature Faces, Heads and Eyes

Some people just want to get their whole army painted as quickly as possible. This will most likely mean skipping some details. One of the hardest detail skills to learn ca be painting miniatures faces. When you need to paint a whole army or paint quickly that is...

7 Steps to Start Converting Miniatures for Beginners

7 Steps to Start Converting Miniatures for Beginners

People have often asked me "Why convert your army? The models already look incredible," to which I completely agree; but nothing feels better than taking a truly unique army to face off against your opponent. Win or lose you can walk away from the table with a sense...

Best way of transporting a Warhammer army (magnets vs foam)

Best way of transporting a Warhammer army (magnets vs foam)

After collecting just a few Warhammer miniatures, I was stuck with a problem: how the heck was I going to transport all those models to the battlefield without breaking them or chipping my cool paint scheme? At first, I tried throwing them all in a shoebox with a bit...

A beginners guide to painting your first Warhammer army

A beginners guide to painting your first Warhammer army

Painting your first Warhammer army can be a big challenge. The number of options and pitfalls are staggering and most never people actually finish the projects they start. This is a beginners guide to painting your first Warhammer army (be it Age of Sigmar or 40k)....

Easiest Warhammer army to paint for beginners

Easiest Warhammer army to paint for beginners

If you are just starting out in the hobby, you probably want to start by painting an army that will not overwhelm you.  But what is the easiest Warhammer army to paint? Some factors can make an army easy to paint and a lot of things will make it more difficult to...

Citadel painting handle review (is this thing any good?)

Citadel painting handle review (is this thing any good?)

When I started painting in the nineties, we held our miniatures by hand, took paint straight from the pot and never thinned our paints. Oh boy, have things changed for people entering the painting hobby today. This article will be about a new toy in the hobby tools: a...

Citadel Colour App Review & How to Use it Effectively

Citadel Colour App Review & How to Use it Effectively

If you’re anything like me, the painting of Warhammer miniatures is a massively time-consuming activity just as it is for any other table-top game, for that matter. What’s more, I find it’s not exactly trivial to find the ‘official’ painting schemes, manage my paints...

A Guide to Colour Theory in Miniature Painting

A Guide to Colour Theory in Miniature Painting

When I first got involved in the hobby of painting fantasy miniatures —coming from an acrylic painting background,— there were a number of practices that it seemed were commonly understood in the art world, but were not that common in the miniature modelling...

How to Build a Painting Station for Miniature Painting

How to Build a Painting Station for Miniature Painting

A dedicated paint station can significantly improve the amount of time you get to spend painting your miniatures or doing the hobby that you want to. In this article, I will go through how to build a painting station from scratch. A paint station will be able to hold...

Best Paint for Miniatures, Figures & Warhammer in 2020

Best Paint for Miniatures, Figures & Warhammer in 2020

After trying a lot of the different paint ranges on the market, I have finally settled on the combination of paint ranges that works for my miniature painting needs. The paints you think is best is a highly personal matter and because each painter will value aspects...

8 Tips for Painting Miniature Faces, Heads and Eyes

8 Tips for Painting Miniature Faces, Heads and Eyes

Some people just want to get their whole army painted as quickly as possible. This will most likely mean skipping some details. One of the hardest detail skills to learn ca be painting miniatures faces. When you need to paint a whole army or paint quickly that is...

7 Steps to Start Converting Miniatures for Beginners

7 Steps to Start Converting Miniatures for Beginners

People have often asked me "Why convert your army? The models already look incredible," to which I completely agree; but nothing feels better than taking a truly unique army to face off against your opponent. Win or lose you can walk away from the table with a sense...

Best way of transporting a Warhammer army (magnets vs foam)

Best way of transporting a Warhammer army (magnets vs foam)

After collecting just a few Warhammer miniatures, I was stuck with a problem: how the heck was I going to transport all those models to the battlefield without breaking them or chipping my cool paint scheme? At first, I tried throwing them all in a shoebox with a bit...

A beginners guide to painting your first Warhammer army

A beginners guide to painting your first Warhammer army

Painting your first Warhammer army can be a big challenge. The number of options and pitfalls are staggering and most never people actually finish the projects they start. This is a beginners guide to painting your first Warhammer army (be it Age of Sigmar or 40k)....

Easiest Warhammer army to paint for beginners

Easiest Warhammer army to paint for beginners

If you are just starting out in the hobby, you probably want to start by painting an army that will not overwhelm you.  But what is the easiest Warhammer army to paint? Some factors can make an army easy to paint and a lot of things will make it more difficult to...

Citadel painting handle review (is this thing any good?)

Citadel painting handle review (is this thing any good?)

When I started painting in the nineties, we held our miniatures by hand, took paint straight from the pot and never thinned our paints. Oh boy, have things changed for people entering the painting hobby today. This article will be about a new toy in the hobby tools: a...

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