How to make a gaming mat for Flames of War

How to make a gaming mat for Flames of War

By Ry

 

You will need

  • Painters drop ( I recommend one with a plastic backing)
  • Calking Gun Silicone tube ( I used 7 for a 6′ x 4′ mat)
  • Ruler
  • Old paint brush
  • Tape measure
  • Marker
  • Plastic scrappers
  • Paint

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Soviet Tank Killer Company box set

By Ben

Here is one of my painting jobs. Three boxes of Su 85M’s!

SU85M These are going to be painted up in straight green, green and tan and blizzard snow cam. Of course I will be doing it with spray cans, blu tac and a brush.

 

 

imageThe miniatures are crisp and the lines sharp. They go together without difficulty. There is effectively five models of SU you can put together from these sprue. imageThat’s great value.

 

 

However, this unfortunately leaves a lot of excess. But some of these extra bits are very useful.

 

 

 

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The Lazy Painter Guide to Winter Weathering

By Ben

The Lazy Painter Guide to Winter Weathering

I love this kind of job. It’s very effective but so easy. It’s just washing, dry brushing and picking out the detail.

Here is the example I’m going to use:

imageI always wash, clean and assemble all of my work before painting it. This saves time, ensures that the miniature is firmly assembled and it means I don’t have to come back and clean up glue damage on the fully painted model afterwards.

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Photos from our last club meet

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Sunday the 21st of September was the last club meet before MOAB, players gave 1750pts late War lists a run and it was great to see some new faces with mid war armies. Good luck to all players 😉