My Creative Process Behind my Latest Vignette – Regrowth

Regrowth - the PRELUDE I bought the Selvambi miniature from Aradia last october, I think. I really like the sculpt ...
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Using graphite to enhance your true metal metallics with Lucas K Stine

True Metal Metallics - the PRELUDE The following is a somewhat succinct but hopefully informative piece about my use of ...
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Let your Imagination Fly! by Stathis Mamais

Let your imagination fly – the PRELUDE My name is Stathis Mamais. I am 36 years old and I live ...
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The Legend of Hiroki by David Batista

The Legend of Hiroki - the PRELUDE Hello my friends and fellow figure painters, I present myself first of all; my ...
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Sculpting hair, beards and other furs by Gregory Girault

Sculpting hair the PRELUDE As our collaboration with figurines.mag continues we are proud to present here in English for the ...
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Some thoughts on Non Metallic Metal (NMM) with Paolo di Poce

Non Metallic Metal - the PRELUDE Hello to all. This is my first tutorial I've written for this blog, and ...
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Napoleonic Dragoon by David “Bailey” Powell

Napoleonic Dragoon - the PRELUDE This article will present a walkthrough on the painting of a 54mm scale Napoleonic Dragoon using ...
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Painting Flesh Tones with Layered Glazes by David Soper Part 2

Painting Flesh Tones - the PRELUDE With Akito’s face painted, see Part 1 Painting Flesh Tones HERE, it was time to ...
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How to train your dragon – Creating the Award Winning Scene by Chris Suhre

How to Train your Dragon - the PRELUDE How to train your dragon actually came about almost through coincidence and ...
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Using Object Source Lighting to Create Ambience – “Shine a Light”

Object Source Lighting - the PRELUDE My newest piece Valaska Sin is both an exercise in working to a tight ...
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Non Metallic Metal a Guide by Jean-Marc Brisset

Non Metallic Metal - the PRELUDE I have admired Jean-Marc's work for a long time and his NMM in particular ...
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Colour Contrast and it’s use in Dwarf vs Banshee Duel – by Andy Gillaspy

COLOUR CONTRAST the prelude I really enjoyed writing the previous article on the Blacksun Barbarian for figurementors and I offered ...
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Another Brick In The Wall, Building a Scenic Base, by Mary Profitt

PRELUDE Another Brick Another Brick In The Wall was Mary gentle's Gold winning entry at Crystal Brush in 2015. I ...
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Insights into Painting a Flat Figure by Award Winning Rick Taylor

Insights into Painting a Flat Figure - PRELUDE  This is my first article for figurementors. I was approached by Jay ...
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Banshee Masterclass 2017 – Brighton UK, by Joe May

PRELUDE I was very disappointed when I initially enquired for a position on the London Banshee masterclass course. By the ...
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Painting Flesh Tones with Layered Glazes by David Soper

Painting Flesh Tones with Layered Glazes - PRELUDE I recently undertook something of a personal painting challenge when I decided ...
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Weekend Masterclass with Banshee – A Summary by Paul “Bully” Bullock

PRELUDE We will actually begin with the thoughts of another student, owner of RobotRocket Miniatures, figure painter and Eavier Metal ...
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Painting a Shiny Black (with Matte Paints)

Painting a Shiny Black - PRELUDE Black is one of the colours that many people find difficult to paint with ...
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Painting Black Power Armour by Giovanni Di Lena

Painting Black Power Armour - PRELUDE Hi all! About a couple of months ago Jason aka Redrum asked me if ...
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Step by Step Painting of a 54mm Saxon Warrior

Painting of a 54mm Saxon Warrior - PRELUDE I'm always excited to paint kits from Raúl García Latorre, one of ...
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Painting the Butcher by Macca Chung

Painting the Butcher - PRELUDE Hello! Macca here and I am very happy to be contributing an article, I am a ...
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Painting the Black Sun Barbarian (with emphasis on NMM) – by Andy Gillaspy

Painting the Black Sun Barbarian - PRELUDE Hello Figurementor readers, a little while ago I spoke with David Powell one ...
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French Army Special Unit Dinassaut Vignette by the Award Winning Jose Brito

French Army Special Unit Dinassaut - PRELUDE Jose Brito is an inspiring Scale Modeller who has won awards around the ...
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Defenders of Fort St Elmo, Malta 1565 by Ivan Cocker

Defenders of Fort St Elmo, Malta 1565 - PRELUDE So I had approached Ivan to write an article for the ...
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Ogre Brute – My thoughts on painting busts by Patryk Ciemiega

My thoughts on painting busts - PRELUDE Hey it is Jay here, I wanted to say a little about Patryk ...
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Ivan the Terrible – Freehand Technique using oils by Marc Mussat

Freehand Technique using oils - PRELUDE I have known of Marc Mussat's work for some time and got to see ...
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Knight of the Holy Sepulchre by David “Bailey” Powell

Knight of the Holy Sepulchre - PRELUDE This article will be a walk-through on my painting of a medieval knight on horseback.  ...
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I See You by award winning Louis FantasyDemon Juanola

I See You - PRELUDE Hello everyone! My name is Luis Mendez Juanola, otherwise known as fantasydemon, I am 37 years ...
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Step by Step Painting & Weathering a Yellow Armour on Orruk Megaboss

Painting & Weathering a Yellow Armour on Orruk Megaboss - PRELUDE Hey everyone I am so excited to have convinced ...
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Some Thoughts on Painting Luz (Nocturna Models) by Fausto Palumbo

Some Thoughts on Painting Luz - PRELUDE Coffee? Check Music? Check Relaxed mind? Check I'm ready for this! Hi guys! I'm ...
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Journey of the Demon King by Oliver “HonourGuard” Spath

Journey of the Demon King - PRELUDE Oliver is a figure painter from Esslingen in Southern Germany whose work I ...
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Creating Simple but Believable Water Effects with Matty Pearce

Creating Simple but Believable Water Effects - PRELUDE Hi everyone, welcome to figurementors.com, my name is Matty Pearce and some ...
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A Step by Step for Painting Tartan Patterns

Painting Tartan Patterns - PRELUDE If painting designs on your figures makes you nervous, taking on a tartan might seem ...
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Painting 1/9 scale bust facial skintone with Keigo Murakami

Painting 1/9 scale bust facial skintone - PRELUDE Keigo Murakami is a figure painter from Aichi in Japan, he is ...
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Viking Archer – Conversion and Paint by Alfonso Praolo

PRELUDE I have known Alfonso Praolo (an historical figure painter from Spain) for a couple of years now and although ...
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Building and Painting a GunPla (Gusion HG 1/144) with Emilio Miranda

PRELUDE Hi my name is Emilio Miranda, aka muffin/muffinlove on the web/forums as BlackCrab Studio. I'm a gunpla builder and painter ...
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Method for Painting Eyes on Busts (and smaller scales)

Method for Painting Eyes on Busts - SIMPLE BEGINNINGS Eyes can be tricky, but I’ve got a multi-step process that ...
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A Tribute to the Majestic Kong by Antonio Leveque

When I was approached by Antonio to collaborate once again after his Pinnochio piece, I simply could not turn him ...
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How to Paint and Weather the Forge World Deredeo Dreadnought by Slayer Sword winning painter Richard Gray

Paint and Weather the Forge World Deredeo Dreadnought - PRELUDE The Deredeo has never been regarded as the most attractive ...
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A Beautiful Disaster (a Black Sailors Vignette) by Enrico Collenzini

A Beautiful Disaster - PRELUDE The birth of this project started when I saw for the first time this amazing ...
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“Californication” a step by step by Stavros Zouliatis

"Californication" - PRELUDE Hi, my name is Stavros Zouliatis and I'm a freelance sculptor. I started back in 2013 sculpting ...
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A tribute to the creator of Pinnochio, Carlo Collodi, by Antonio Leveque

During my long years of being a "modest" sculptor of figurines I began to realise more and more, frozen snapshots ...
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Creating a “What If?” diorama with Yen Kwie Drenth

Creating a What If diorama - PRELUDE I started out modelling in the late seventies, at about 10 years old, ...
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Sculpting a Fantasy Creature with Carmine Giugliano (THOR Creart) Final Part

Welcome to the final part of this little sbs, following on from Part 2 we will now be adding the ...
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Sculpting a Fantasy Creature with Carmine Giugliano (Thor Creart) Part 2

So lets continue! In Part 1 I began by showing you how to build up the basic anatomy, volumes and movement ...
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Sculpting a fantasy character with Carmine Giugliano (ThorCreart) Part 1

"Welcome to the first of a three part series on sculpting. Carmine Giugliano will talk us through the general steps ...
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Painting Orc skin with Jason Martin (Redrum)

Painting Orc skin - PRELUDE A few years back I painted an Orc standard bearer from Forgeworld who I christened ...
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Skintone painting with Aythami Alonso

Skintone painting - INTRODUCTION Hi painters! First of all the boring thing, presentations and all that stuff. My name is Aythami ...
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CIRCUS – a monotone vignette by Enrico Collenzini

A Monotone vignette - PRELUDE Hi everyone my name is Enrico and Jason approached me recently about sharing some of ...
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Wolf Lord “Erik Morkai” conversion and paint by Golden Demon winner Adrian Walters

 A LITTLE INTRO Hi fellow modellers! I first wrote this for Jason when he wrote for Legion of the Cow, ...
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Rocco by David Arroba

Hello, my name is David Arroba and I am passionate about painting figures. I am from Spain and I am ...
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Painting unnatural skintones with David Powell (Bailey03)

Painting regular skin can be tough, but it is something that is covered in numerous other tutorials. So instead I’d ...
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Murat painted by master painter Gustavo Campos

INITIAL PROCESSES First of all, after preparing the bust cleaning the casting lines and sanding softly, you have to put ...
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