Tips n Techniques

Brush cleaning filter

Making a brush filter for your water jar: a quick and easy brush cleaner to put in your water jar

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Brush Cleaner

Useful brush cleaner adapted from a stamp licker sponge

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Turntables

Turntable: Handy to see - and spray - at 360 degrees

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Chisels and scrapers

Chisels: great tools for cleaning up and improving

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Mopping up

Mopping up correcting mistakes and removing excess paint

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Crocodile clips

Crocodile clips holding all the fiddly bits

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Airbrush tips n techniques

A collection of airbrushing tips: using an airbrush

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Attaching hair

Tutorial on attaching 'real' hair to a figure

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Palettes

Using a painting palette: the quest to find a palette that really works

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Bases, groundwork and scenics

Bases, groundwork: tips on building great bases

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Foundation painting techniques

Foundation painting skills: tutorials covering basic painting techniques

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Step by Step Painting Tutorials

Painting Step by Step Tutorials: a collection of project based tutorials

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Specialised painting techniques

Painting techniques: a variety of hints and tips on specialised painting tasks

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Figure preparation

Figure preparation: hints for the all important preparation stage

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Using Paint Mediums

How to use painting mediums: tips on the most helpful paint mediums

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Painting Non-Metallic Metal

Painting Non Metallic Metal: superb tutorial from a French site

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General tips n’ tricks: Painting

Painting Tips: general Tips collected from the web

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Crash Test Dummies

Using toys for testing: a tip for testing out painting techniques

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Sandbags

Sandbags: a way to support a figure for painting without damaging the paintwork

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Painting Alex The Vampire

Painting Alex The Vampire: This painting tutorial by David Fisher was on the Amazing Figure Modeller site until recently

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