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How To Paint Miniatures  

Miniatures Painting Techniques

Step by Step Painting Tutorial - Get Started by Mastering the Basics of Miniature Painting

Select a Color Scheme - Choose Colors that Look Great Together

Preping and Priming - Get Your Miniature Ready to Paint
Washing - Create Deep Shadows
Drybrushing - Realistic Highlights
Blending - Smooth Color Transitions
Faces - Paint realistic eyes and facial features
Armor - Make it shine

Advanced Miniature Painting & Modeling Tutorials

Basing - LIfelike Groundwork
Flags - Creative Battle Standards

Getting Started

Necessary Equipment - What You Need to Start
Paint Mixing Guide - Produce a rainbow of colors from just a few
Materials Cost Guide - Don't pay a dime more than you have to

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