Tuesday, 15 May 2018

What a Tanker! Bases

 



I like to base my vehicles and AFV's as it protects them a bit from knocks and adds a bit of a visual boost. I'm using mdf rectangles with rounded edges from Warbases for the purpose but only have ones that fit the Shermans at the moment, so have been limited to a single model. The base was quickly textured with acrylic artist's paste, spray undercoated with Halfords Ultra Matt Camo Brown, then given a couple of wet and dry brush coats of Foundry Bay Brown shade and Bay Brown. It's basic to say the least but does the job!

2 comments:

  1. Bases also encourage players to move them without grabbing your nice paintwork!

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  2. ...handily preventing the 'eeek' moment when something snaps off or drops off into the carpet.

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