- painting the world, one mini at a time

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Base for Arinthuil

  Actually when the competition for the hobby hangout was announced I decided that finally this elf was going to be painted. But no clue on what I should do.  One thing was that I should tell a story with him and make a bit bigger base since i mostly haven’t done that before and […]

Arinthuil step by step part 3

Next step I started to work on the metallic and the brown leather parts, i decided to use true metallic on this figure.  I used Scale 75 Heavy metal and black metal as a base for  the metals. I also worked more on the bandages around the leg to give it more of a worn […]

Arinthuil step by step part 2

This part of the step by step will be focusing more on the skin areas and the beginning of the cloth around the legs. The base will be covered in a separate step by step. After starting with the skin I realized that in some lights that is not my painting light it looked dull […]

Revisiting the vision for Arinthui

I have now started to paint Arithuil and I am revisiting the note of the vision. I will go into detail on some of the decisions and add references to pages where I have found information/inspiration. In regards to create the frontal light I have used James Gurneys book color and light as a reference and […] © 2017 Frontier Theme