CoolMiniOrNot Forums - Terraformer
  • Terraformer

    by Published on 10-22-2011 12:59 AM
    Article Preview

    How to make realistic, dynamic landscapes for your table!

    (Originally from 3T-Studios.com)














    Welcome to our first step-by-step article that will guide you through making an actual, fully finished piece of terrain in the 3T-Studios style!

    For this DIY we’re going to cover the staple of wargaming terrain, the one piece of scenery that you can find on just about any table, anywhere in the world- The hill.

    While there is a huge variety of hills that people have made, there is probably one dominant picture that pops into your mind right away when we talk about wargaming hills:



    Here we have your basic chunk of styrofoam insulation, cut with a hot knife, stacked, painted and flocked. This style works fine when you absolutely have to get some terrain on your table, and you don’t have a lot of time to spend on it. It’s adequate looking from a distance and very easy to move troops over. But this is NOT what we’re going to make, because to me, this thing does not look like a hill.



    These are hills:




    Well, pictures of hills at least. In nature, hills are made by many different geological processes, such as layers of earth that crunch together, buckle, fold and erode, making sharp or random shapes that jut out of the earth. Capturing this look may be a little more time consuming, but as you’ll see, it’s not especially difficult nor expensive to add this kind
    ...
  •  Articles order

    sort by Set Ascending

    Recent Articles

    Scarhandpainting-173756

    Painting 15mm Imperial Romans step by step

    Welcome to Painting 15mm Imperial Romans tutorial. Here I will present to you a Step-by-step of an easy and fast painting process for 15mm scale Imperial Romans by Grenzer Games as can be seen in this gallery.





    Before we start, some notes:


    * You can visit original article at scarhandpainting.com/blog...
    * This tutorial does not require airbrush.
    * You can use any paints, not just the ones I recommend. You can use this chart to compare paints between different brands.
    * Please note all pictures present a huge... read more
    Scarhandpainting 03-15-2021, 08:00 PM

Privacy Policy  |   Terms and Conditions  |   Contact Us  |   The Legion


Copyright © 2001-2018 CMON Inc.

-->