Category Archives: Painting Guides

WWII – Painting the Panzer Lehr 18OCT2016

I have slowly amassed a large number of WWII minis and vehicles, but had never found a set of late war Germans that interested me until I learned about the intriguing¬†Panzer Lehr.¬† This unit was very well equipped, fought in … Continue reading

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Old Grand-dad – aka Ral Partha – more 25mm Sci-Fi goodness!

Back in the day, Tom Miers pretty much re-invented 25mm miniatures and was the creative genius behind Ral Partha – or at least so goes the legend. The arrival of the Ral Partha catalog was anticipated with the same excitement … Continue reading

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Vietnam – Men and Vehicles Painting Guides – 20MAY2015

Men and Machines More Vietnam madness – last year I built tons of Vietnam terrain, bought tons of Vietnam minis, and crafted & painted like a fiend.¬† The previous Vietnam blog focused on the terrain while this one aims at … Continue reading

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LOTR Painting the Southern Watches – Rohan, Harad, Easterlings, Orcs, Trolls, Wargs 29DEC2013

These painting posts are more about a place for me to store my paint schemes and keep track of what I have battle-ready than as a set of recommendations on how to paint minis. I suspect most that read this … Continue reading

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Picasso I Ain’t – Painting the Little Men from GZG

First a look at one of my favorite minis. I ain’t Whistler either, but my buddy (aka Hacksaw on TMP) sure can paint. He brushed up the Islamic Federation troops you see as the standard OpFor in most of my … Continue reading

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