REVIEW: REDGRASS GAMES EVERLASTING WET PALETTE 2 PAINTER

Redgrass Games have revamped their popular Everlasting Wet Palette thanks to Kickstarter and now offer the Painter V2 and Studio XL...

SHOWCASE: DISCIPLES OF TZEENTCH FLUXMASTER

Do you like bright colourful frisbees of death? Then today you're in for a treat as I explain what parts I used for my Disciples of...

 
 
 

REVIEW: HORUS ASCENDED

Here on Tale of Painters, we celebrate the ascension of Horus with a review of the new Primarch model from Forge World. Horus Ascended...

FIRST LOOK: TWO THIN COATS WAVE 2 KICKSTARTER

The new Kickstarter for Duncan Rhode's & Trans Atlantis Games' Two Thin Coats paint range has launched and been funded already. Wave...

 
 
 

SHOWCASE: JADE OBELISK WARCRY WARBAND

The Jade Obelisk have smashed their way on to the blog and today I'll talk about these stoney cursed fighters and their Warcry tactics....

REVIEW: ROGAL DORN BATTLE TANK & CADIAN HEAVY WEAPON SQUAD

Attention, Guardsmen, this is not a drill! Games Workshop releases a host of new Cadian kits this week, and in this review, we take...

 
 
 

SHOWCASE: OLDHAMMER LEMAN RUSS, PRIMARCH OF THE SPACE WOLVES LEGION

Just before Christmas, my local Element Games held a competition for a winter themed miniature. Sadly I didn't win, but really loved...

SHOWCASE: ALPHA LEGION VIGILATOR

Hi Everyone, Tom here with m first article for 2023! While this mostly painted in 2022, I wanted to show my Alpha Legion Vigilator...

 
 
 

REVIEW: CHAOS WARRIORS, CHAOS KNIGHTS & EXALTED HERO OF CHAOS

Your sacrifices to the Chaos Gods have been heard, and the Slaves to Darkness will be rewarded with another wave of models following...

SHOWCASE: ALPHA LEGION ICON BEARER

I painted another model for my Alpha Legion Kill Team, yay! This time it's an Icon Bearer, and I also made a detailed tutorial for...

 
 
 

SHOWCASE: SERAPHON HUNTERS OF HUANCHI WARCRY WARBAND

The Hunters of Huanchi have arrived on the blog and today I'll talk about these Seraphon Skinks and their tactics. I'll also share...

REVIEW: NEW VALLEJO GAME COLOR RANGE - NOW FOR PRO PAINTERS ONLY?

With the help of painting legend Angel Giraldez, Vallejo not only changed but reinvented their venerable Game Color paint range. A...

 
 
 

STAHLY'S RECAP OF 2022 AND HOBBY RESOLUTION FOR 2023

Another year gone by, and oh boy, this year was a very special one for me! In this post I show you all my painted models from 2022...

GARFY'S 2023 HOBBY RESOLUTION AND RECAP OF 2022

Celebrating the Last 12 month's of hobby output is an annual tradition here at Tale of Painters. I'm going to take a look back through...

 
 
 

SHOWCASE: KILLZONE MOROCH LANDING PAD, STC HAB-BUNKER, AND STOCKADES

Since I painted the Phobos Strike Team from Kill Team: Moroch recently, I thought of making a dent into the terrain next. Here is the...

SHOWCASE: ABHORRANT GHOUL KING WITH CROWN OF DELUSION

Perched on his throne of lies, this sovereign has a secret and I think I've solved it. Welcome to my what could have been. Welcome...

 
 
 

TOP TIP: VISUAL COMPARISON OF ALL 61 CONTRAST, 23 XPRESS COLORS, 23 SPEEDPAINTS & 24 DIPPING INKS

In this updated post, you will find all my hand-painted and professionally photographed paint swatches for all 61 old & new Citadel...

SHOWCASE: EINHYR HEARTHGUARD

No, these aren't Chibi Space Marine Terminators, they're Einhyr Hearthguard in Exo-armour. Despite their size, there are a lot parallels...

 
 
 

SHOWCASE: CTHONIAN BESERKS

Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work I go! These augmented space miners are off to deal with a wicked Wych or two before heading to the nearest...

REVIEW: ABHORRANT GHOUL KING WITH CROWN OF DELUSION

Join us here on Tale of Painters as we unbox this year's Boxing Day miniature: a review of the Flesh-eater Courts Abhorrent Ghoul King...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

‘Blue Marble': How Half a Century of Climate Change Has Altered the Face of...

‘Blue Marble': How Half a Century of Climate Change Has Altered the Face of the Earth

In December 1972, NASA's final Apollo mission took the iconic “Blue Marble” photo of the whole Earth. Many, including science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke, had expected that... Read more ...

Shooting the Landscape at 70 Miles an Hour

Shooting the Landscape at 70 Miles an Hour

Landscape photography at 70 mph. Is it even possible? For years the idea of landscape photography was to put your camera on a tripod, frame very carefully, then wait for the... Read more ...

How to Photograph Sun Rays in a Forest

How to Photograph Sun Rays in a Forest

The Speulderforest is a beautiful and serene forest, and one of the best ways to capture its natural beauty is through photography. It's one of the more popular forests when it... Read more ...

2023 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

2023 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

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Torso in soap

Torso in soap

Normal hand soap 4.5" x 2.5" x 1.5" I have been reading some stuff about carving and someone suggested working with soap before you attempt plaster. The studio stinks like a... Read more ...

Salt Island

Salt Island

Salt Island12 x 16 oil on panel$ 320 USDFree Shipping Read more ...

Grammys 2023: How to Watch, Time and Streaming

A guide to everything you need to know for the 65th annual awards on Sunday night. Read more ...

PWC Mondorf / Moreno Architecture

PWC Mondorf / Moreno Architecture

Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg Project Year: 2021 Photographs: Christophe Bustin Area: 400.0 m2 Read more ...

Villa Wood / NORD Architects

Villa Wood / NORD Architects

Brønshøj, Copenhagen, Denmark Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Adam Mørk Area: 180.0 m2 Read more ...

Sun

Sun

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