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How to: Magnetic MDF Bases

How to: Magnetic MDF Bases

To go alongside our newly released Magnetised MDF bases this guide will help you get the most from the product with a few tips and a walk-through of how I approach basing. I also get asked a lot about the bases for my Blood Angel army so I will also cover how I paint these. Here are all the finished models in one of my storage boxes lined with metallic sheet; which I am holding above my head! The magnets are designed to firmly hold models in place but not be too strong as to make removing them a pain....

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From Ember to Inferno 2 - Month 5 - Matthew Lyons

From Ember to Inferno 2 - Month 5 - Matthew Lyons

Shikami Devils - Month Four It is with a slightly heavy heart that I write my final blog post for FETI2, hobbying with close friends and producing an army you are very proud of is one of the greatest feelings in this little hobby of ours. With that said, my final month of painting presented difficulties from a few angles -  a mental block, and planning/implementation. I knew that I needed to paint my Mortex Crawler as the final model for the army, due to the size and unique details of the model - including the fact it had 5...

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From Ember to Inferno 2 - Month 5 - Chris Tomlin

From Ember to Inferno 2 - Month 5 - Chris Tomlin

The Sunleth Annihilation - Month Five “I am glad you are here with me. Here at the end of all things” So here we are, at the end of the second series of From Ember to Inferno! Firstly I want to say a huge thank you to anyone who’s been following our progress over the last five months. If you’ve hit Like or Retweeted anything, that’s great and if you’ve read any of these blog posts that’s amazing. Whilst it’s nice to do these things for ourselves, the social interaction and engagement is definitely a driving force - especially this...

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From Ember to Inferno 2 - Month 5 - Paul Buckler

From Ember to Inferno 2 - Month 5 - Paul Buckler

Clan Moulder - Month Five My last month was more models than I had painted for the entire project so far, Luckily these were mostly Giant rats, so a reasonably easy task. On-top of that I had a few Packmasters to add, then some work on the display board. Unfortunately we are now in the middle of some crazy times, so whilst the army itself is finished, some parts of the display board still need work.  Once the supply of paints etc returns to some normality I will finish those bits off, but with no events in sight at the...

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From Ember to Inferno 2 - Month 3 - Aaron Bailey

From Ember to Inferno 2 - Month 3 - Aaron Bailey

Disciples of Tzeentch - Month Three Hey FETI fans! As I mentioned last month unfortunately I’m having to compromise on quality to a point in order to catch up with the others, but given time constraints I’m happy with the overall look of this months additions. I’ve tried to keep the thunder hawk blue, black, thousand sons blue and screamer pink consistent through the army, and maintain a dark and mysterious overall feel to the army. The skyfires feel like they’ve ticked all of these boxes for me. I actually got these done to a much higher standard than I...

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