Heretics crave the cleansing fire of absolution. They need not fear, for we shall deliver it to them.Canoness Joanne, Order of the Bloody Rose.
The Blood of Martyrs is the seed of the Imperium.
It’s one of my favourite quotes from 2nd edition. It’s colour text like that sprinkled throughout the 2nd edition rulebooks that sold the universe for me. I aim to reflect that vibe in the work I produce. Grounded in the muck, grime and blood splatter of this bloody universe.
We were fortunate enough to be contacted by a client to paint the Sisters of Battle Battle Sanctum in marble. And, as these things go, two commissions came in at once!
The bronzed skulls were created with Wilder Blue Green filter, making these sorts of weathering effects a breeze. The greasy rust effects were created with a combination of realistic rust and fluorescent orange. You can find the full 4K video tutorial linked above and below.