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How to Create a Flexible Road

Creating impressive wargaming terrain doesn’t have to break the bank, and we’re here to show you how to create a flexible road using cushion flooring. 1. Prep the Cushion Flooring Using regular offcuts of cushion floor, cut a strip to your intended size. Be sure to cut it straight and make sure there are no […]

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How to Create a Hot Metal Effect

Today we’re going to show you a quick and easy way to get a hot metal effect on your miniature! This will be perfect for your new Space Marine army for Warhammer 40k 10th Edition.  1. Prep the Gun Start by painting on a layer of Darkstar’s Bright Steel onto the gun, waiting until the paint […]

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How to Create a Norse Ruin Snow Base

We’re going to transform the base that we created with our textured rolling pin into a snowy norse ruin base. So come follow along with us, and hopefully we can inspire you to create something exciting with your bases! 1. Create Texture with Cork and Basing Rocks Let’s start by creating some of the ruin […]

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How to Use a Textured Rolling Pin

We’ve got so many textured rolling pin designs available from Green Stuff World, but what can you actually create with them? And how can you get the best effect using them? We’re here to show you how with our textured base! 1. Create the Base Layer Using Green Stuff First, you’ll need a base and […]

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How to Scratch Build a Terrain Tree

Are you looking for creative ways to spruce up your wargaming board with a terrain tree?  We’ve got you covered! We’ll take you through how to create an impressive looking tree from some hot glue, garden wire and dyed coconut husk.  1. Create the Base of the Terrain Tree Grab some 4 to 5 lengths […]

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How to use Chipping Medium

Have you ever wondered how to use Chipping Medium? Well look no further! Here’s a quick tutorial on how to get the most out of your chipping medium. 1. Base Layer Start with painting your base in whichever colour you want to show through at the end. We recommend using a contrasting colour to make […]

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How to Paint Vashtorr Skintone

With the new Vashtorr released, we want to show you a quick and easy way to create the perfect skin tone on your model! As we don’t have a Vashtorr, we’ll be demonstrating the skin tone on a Khorne Daemon.  You’ll need: 1. Prime and Lightly Wash Vashtorr with Druchii Violet Prime your model with […]

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How to Use Dirty Down Moss

In this blog post, we’re going to walk you through how to create a realistic and aesthetic moss effect using Dirty Down Moss paint. 1. Start with a Mix of Sediment and Liquid Firstly, you want to grab the model you’re creating your Dirty Down Moss effect with. The sediment of the paint is a brighter […]

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How to use Dirty Down Rust

Have you wondered how to use Dirty Down Rust to get the best rust effect on your miniature?  Well look no further! We’ve got you covered with an easy tutorial to help you get the most out of your Dirty Down Rust paint. In this tutorial, we’ve used some railings to showcase the rust effects, […]

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