#theweeklypaint 2016 by sir back up!

The goal of #theweeklypaint is simple - to develop our skills and paint our armies by making an effort to paint something every week. Anyone is welcome to fire up a thread and join in!
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#theweeklypaint 2016 by sir back up!

Post by Sir-back-up » Fri Jul 08, 2016 8:21 pm

Hello everyone!
This is my #theweeklypaint thread in miniwargaming forums, my main armies are tau empire and alpha legion for 30k era! :mrgreen:
Here are some pictures of my alpha legion models that i managed to get ready , some of them need their bases done...


Here are the pictures



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Hope you liked them :lol:

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Eldar corsairs
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Death guard
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Post by Guildenstern » Fri Jul 08, 2016 8:30 pm

Very nice!! they look great, what colours did you use to get the dark blue?
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Post by Sir-back-up » Sat Jul 09, 2016 6:25 am

I sprayed the minies with silver spraypaint and then with airbrush i sprayed couple of thin layers humbrol clear blue, then i painted all the details , shaded the mini with nuln oil and painted the final details + highlights... :)

Then all the battle damages ..

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Re: #theweeklypaint 2016 by sir back up!

Post by Sir-back-up » Sat Jul 09, 2016 10:03 am

Here are some pictures of my tau empire , next time i will make updates about alpha legion 8)

Ethreal conversion, i made this out of eldar farseer
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Fire warriors
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Tau flyer
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Tau riptide
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Hope you like them! :P

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Death guard
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Post by Dez » Sat Jul 09, 2016 1:26 pm

Awesome work!
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Post by Iguana1981 » Sat Jul 09, 2016 1:33 pm

Some awesome work, real like your ethereal. The alpha legion look amazing
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#theweeklypaint 2016 by sir back up!

Post by Sir-back-up » Sat Jul 09, 2016 3:22 pm

I found pictures of my old necron army, also found picture where is almost all tau units that i have painted

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I really liked those necrons.. But i sold them and bought some tau :D

Hey thanks for the nice comments :D
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Post by Nappen » Sun Jul 10, 2016 2:14 pm

All looks great. The ethereal turned out great.

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#theweeklypaint 2016 by sir back up!

Post by Sir-back-up » Tue Jul 19, 2016 11:37 am

I managed to take pictures of my whole tau collection, next step is to paint alpha legion.. Here is the pictures

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I also bought imperial sector bases for the alpha legion :lol:
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White scars
Blood angels
Eldar corsairs
Astra militarum
Death guard
Thousand sons
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Re: #theweeklypaint 2016 by sir back up!

Post by VulkanLamar82 » Tue Jul 19, 2016 5:05 pm

Great looking models!
"Into the fires of battle, unto the Anvil of War!."

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#theweeklypaint 2016 by sir back up!

Post by Sir-back-up » Thu Jul 21, 2016 4:57 pm

Hello again:D
I painted melta squad for alpha legion, still need four more.. I'm on vacation so i cannot fully complwte these guys, need to airbrush lahmian medium on them and gloss the eyes

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And thanks for the comments:p


Ps: in the pictures of my tau there is over 1000points of drones :mrgreen:
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White scars
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Astra militarum
Death guard
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Post by Guildenstern » Fri Jul 22, 2016 9:25 am

was very tempted by those bases tbh... they look awesome!

And omg that's a lot of drones lol!
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Re: #theweeklypaint 2016 by sir back up!

Post by Munin » Fri Jul 22, 2016 9:26 am

That blue is really nice and the weathering on them is fantastic. Really nice work!

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