How to paint Night Lords Armour Tutorial – 2019

Over 100 Gift Ideas for Miniature painters - Banner
How to paint Night Lords Armour - Featured
Spread the love
  • 47
  • 2
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
    49
    Shares

This week’s Brushstroke guide shows you how to paint Night Lords Armour.

To see my latest guides, find me on Facebook & Instagram

How to paint Night Lords – Paints & Tools

How to paint Night Lords Armour - Complete

Brushes

Paints

How to paint Night Lords Armour - DecoArt Metallics Ice Blue

INTRODUCTION
Following on from my metallic Alpha Legion terminator, I decided to create a metallic Night Lords paint scheme too. Matching as close to the box-art as possible.

For this, I’ve used metallic blue craft paint from the US company Decoart and the paint is Dazzling Metallics Ice Blue.

This guide details how to use it to paint Night Lords armour and it couldn’t be simpler! :o)

How to paint Night Lords – Tutorial

Step 1 – Base Colours

How to paint Night Lords Armour - Step 1

Over a black primer paint in the following base colours:

Step 2 – Shading

How to paint Night Lords Armour - Step 2

Shade the Ice Blue armour with Drakenhof Nightshade

Shade the following colours with Nuln Oil:

Shade the following colours with Agrax Earthshade:

Step 3 – Highlight

How to paint Night Lords Armour - Step 3

Edge highlight as follows:

Armour with Ice Blue + Stormhost Silver (50:50 mix)

Silver with Ironbreaker. This just gives a highlight without being overpowering.

Fur pelt with Dawnstone and then Screaming Skull

Eshin grey with Dawnstone

Gold trim with Liberator Gold

Rakarth Flesh with a drybrush of Pallid Wych Flesh

Khorne Red with thinned Wazdakka Red

Step 4 – Details

How to paint Night Lords Armour - Step 4

The last few details to finish off are:

The eyes I basecoated Mephiston Red, layered with Evil Sunz Scarlet and final layer of Wild Rider Red.

The skulls and bones I aged by doing a final wash of Seraphim Sepia.

For the lightning design, I used thinned Scale75 Sky Blue sc-50 painted as broad lines and then pure white lines painted as thin crackles on top. Thinned Sky Blue was used as a final blend where it was needed.

The tusks I basecoated Rakarth Flesh, shaded the base with Seraphim Sepia, then painted stripes of Pallid Wych Flesh and Screaming Skull towards the tip.

How to paint Night Lords –

How to paint Night Lords Armour - Complete

Thank You

I hope you find this guide useful.

If you do have any questions or suggestions on how to improve it for others, then please do let me know.

Don’t forget to LIKE and FOLLOW my Instagram & Facebook pages for more painting and basing guides

More Tutorials From Brushstroke

Got any questions? Want to see more tutorials like this, or what I’m working on next? Follow me on Instagram by clicking any of the images in this post.

I’m now on YouTube, Subscribe to my channel and see my video guides by clicking here.

Brushstroke Miniature Painter - Want More

See this full tutorial and more, directly on my Instagram & Facebook pages. Don’t forget to LIKE and FOLLOW for more tips and guides.

What did you think of this Tutorial? please let us know in the comments.

If you like what we’re doing here you could really help encourage more content with a share on any social media platform.

Click the share links at the bottom of this screen (or on the left for computers and tablets)

Want to keep updated with the blog? You can subscribe in the sidebar for RSS or by email below

(Sidebar is below the article on Mobile Devices)

Summary
How to paint Night Lords Armour
Article Name
How to paint Night Lords Armour
Description
This week's Brushstroke guide shows you how to paint Night Lords Armour.
Author
Publisher Name
FauxHammer
Publisher Logo

Spread the love
  • 47
  • 2
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
    49
    Shares
  • 49
    Shares

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.