Blood Angel Terminator

This Article was written by:
BlairH


Posts: 34
Karma: 1
No Comments View rating View Rating [Report to Mod] Report to Librarian
Spent a lot of time on this one folks, apologies in advance for the poor picture:Gallery image
Anyways, this is my "recipe" for my Blood Angels.

A) Prime black. I use Chaos Black spray from GW.Definition: Games Workshop
B) I basecoat the armour with a 50/50 mix of Blood Red and Scorched brown. I make sure this is nice and watered down. I water down all my paints.
C) Once this basecoat is dry, I wash the armour with some thinned devlan mud.
D) I set the model aside for 45 mins, if you do the next step whilst the wash is wet, you'l have blood red running into your crevices, and that's not the effect we want.
E) I thin down some blood red and apply a nice, even coat to all of the areas of the armour, except those areas in heavy shadow, such as recesses, and the space between the armour plates. Particularly pay close attention to the back part of the legs, there's an "I" shaped line on both legs. You'll want to create areas of shadow where the "I" meets the leg, proper.
F) Again, I apply another coat of thinned down blood red. Trying to get it nice and even. This time, I pay particular attention to the raised areas, where light would naturally collect.
G) I mix up some blazing orange/blood red 50/50 and paint highlights on the model.
H) Pure blazing orange highlights are applied over the previous stage
I) A final line highlight of blazing orange mixed with skull white, is applied to the hard edges of shoulder pads, etc, to make them "pop".
J) To bring the various layers together, and to give the armour some sheen, I water down some Ball red, and use it as a "glaze" of sorts. Not to provide shading, but to paint it very thinly over the armour plates, to tone down the highlights, and bring the armour together.Comments/criticisms appreciated here.



More pictures below:

Gallery image
Gallery image
Gallery image
Gallery image




No comments

Other Content

All the content currently available!
Select page: [1] [2] [Next] [Last Page]
Army: Category: View:
ArticleAuthorDate AddedRatingCommentsViews
Ork Skullhamma Battlefortress "Wartanker"Khanaris7th Jun 10Current rating for this item: 4.5 stars
4.5 stars
-41530
Tau PiranhaOggy7th Jun 10Current rating for this item: 3 stars
3 stars
-21884
Sa'Cea XV84 Shas'el De'mure (BATTLESUIT COMMANDER)BlairH19th Apr 10Current rating for this item: 4.5 stars
4.5 stars
-18339
Slaanesh Daemon PrinceAlabaster23rd Dec 09Current rating for this item: 3 stars
3 stars
-30733
Fusionhead Gunship ConversionRavager Zero7th Nov 09Current rating for this item: 4 stars
4 stars
-19620
Conversion Guide - Type Zero Stealth/Urban XV 8Ravager Zero7th Nov 09Current rating for this item: 4 stars
4 stars
135616
Klaus the Fire Warriortrogdor167th Oct 09Current rating for this item: 3.5 stars
3.5 stars
-16217
Custom Sculpted Ethereallordmagfire5th Oct 09Current rating for this item: 4 stars
4 stars
-20057
Ultramarines 4th Companysidestreaker4th Oct 09Current rating for this item: 5 stars
5 stars
-11616
Tau BanebladeChobskin3rd Oct 09Current rating for this item: 3.5 stars
3.5 stars
-23282
Poor GuardsmanShaiden3rd Oct 09Current rating for this item: 4 stars
4 stars
-12436
Confrontation, Freebooter, Hasslefree and other misc minis ShowcaseMrChaos3rd Oct 09Current rating for this item: 4.5 stars
4.5 stars
-10792
Space Hulk Models ShowcaseMrChaos3rd Oct 09Current rating for this item: 5 stars
5 stars
-13901
Index Astartes: Night Scorpionsgil galed18th Sep 09Current rating for this item: 5 stars
5 stars
-12845
4th Company Tactical Squad - Ultramarinessidestreaker27th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 5 stars
5 stars
-26138
WHFB Showcase: Borgut Facebeater's Mighty WAAAGH!MrChaos16th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 5 stars
5 stars
-13787
Captain Lysander and Imperial Fists ShowcaseBrandubh9th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 4.5 stars
4.5 stars
-12770
Showcase Tau Army 2500ptssidestreaker9th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 5 stars
5 stars
-21122
Eldar Army Showcase 1500 pointsBrandubh7th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 3.5 stars
3.5 stars
-9052
Tau Painting Tutorial: Painting TessenTessen6th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 2 stars
2 stars
-19834
Tau Paint Scheme:: Cadre J'Kaara Tau'VaMember Unknown6th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 2 stars
2 stars
-11444
Tau Paint Scheme:: Dar'Yth SeptMember Unknown6th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 2 stars
2 stars
-14990
Tau Paint Scheme:: Brui'SedTau Online6th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 1.5 stars
1.5 stars
-18075
Tau Paint Scheme:: Urban SnowSketch2896th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 2.5 stars
2.5 stars
-19988
Tau Hunter Cadre InvincibleTau Online6th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 1 stars
1 stars
-8451
O'Shougenka TauVash6th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 2.5 stars
2.5 stars
-18821
Tessen CadreTessen6th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 2.5 stars
2.5 stars
-7268
Unit17UN176th Jul 09Current rating for this item: Not rated
Not rated
-9469
Eldar Vassazr96th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 1.5 stars
1.5 stars
-7003
Kian'Dalthashtristan6th Jul 09Current rating for this item: 1.5 stars
1.5 stars
-6288
Select page: [1] [2] [Next] [Last Page]

TauOnline.org is completely unofficial and is in no way endorsed by Games Workshop Limited.