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Tool Tips 08 – Brushes

Tool Tips 08 – Brushes

Last time (Tool Tips 07) we went over the incredibly useful wet palettes. This time around we talk about brushes, brushes, and brushes! Paint brushes - Whew, the day has finally come where I write about brushes! I can’t really recall what I first used back in the 1880s when I painted my first miniature. … Continue reading Tool Tips 08 – Brushes

Tool Tips 07 – Keeping your Paint from Drying Out

Tool Tips 07 – Keeping your Paint from Drying Out

Last time (Tool Tips 06) we got through some of the preliminary tools to get to painting. Since it turns out that there is a lot to cover, this article is a continuation from the previous one.   Palettes - basically, something to put your paint on while painting. More importantly, something that will hold … Continue reading Tool Tips 07 – Keeping your Paint from Drying Out

Tool Tips 06 – Lighting, Holders, and Sealer

Tool Tips 06 – Lighting, Holders, and Sealer

Whew, been fighting a bug going around these parts, but hope to get caught up in the blogosphere soon! Last time (Tool Tips 05) we talked about Priming. A crucial step before you actually start to apply paints on the miniature. This time we’re going to tackle a few odd topics, saving more room for … Continue reading Tool Tips 06 – Lighting, Holders, and Sealer