How to paint scottish tartans:
For this tutorial I used Kelen the adventurer, a Rackham-mini. He is a hero of the celtic army in their Confrontation tabletop game. As he would be a centerpiece of my army I decided to make him stand out on the battlefield by painting his cloak like a scottish tartan.
I used Reaper Pro Paints exclusively on this miniature.
I would like to thank the guys at the 'Mini-Painter
'-mailing list for their great help to find out how to paint tartans, especially Bob Lippman, who painted that fantastic VIC 5 orc
After choosing a specific tartan pattern (I don't know if this one exists IRL) I gave the hole cloak