Tag: OSL

CURSED CITY SKELETONS. Commission piece.

Solamen miseris socios habuisse doloris. Dr Faustus, Marlowe. The Cursed City gives us the opportunity the try something different. We are able to set a tone, or a style, without the worry of following through on an entire army. The artwork surrounding this boxed set has inspired this paint job. The skeletons are the first…
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Horus Heresy Blood Angel Chaplain Amareo

Into this wild Abyss the wary Fiend/ Stood on the brink of Hell and looked a while,/ Pondering his voyage; for no narrow frith/ He had to cross.  The Blind Poet. M.2. The shadowed histories of the Age of Darkness hold many stories, many lives striving for humanity, or hold in contempt the principles of…
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Horus Heresy Ultramarine Chaplain Commission.

Chaplains serve a much different role in Legions than they do in the Chapters of the 41st Millenium. Each had a unique tradition, in harmony with the philosophy of their Primarch. For the Blood Angels, the Chaplaincy were wardens, secret watchmen to a gene curse ill-understood. To the Word Bearers, they were heralds, inspired orators…
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Ultramarine Mortiat

What on earth are Moritat’s? Depending on the legion, they are either damaged survivors seeking death or McGuyver types who haven’t got the social etiquette to fit in with their legion. Outsiders. Survivors. Loaners. Badasses. We have a great example of a dual-wielding Moritat ready to blow a hole through some unfortunate soul. of course,…
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Necron Tutorials – Lil’Legend

Gathered all in one handy page, we present the full Necron tutorial library! There’s also a free tutorial at the bottom of the page. To enjoy all of these simply pledge $15 to access ALL tutorials found here, as well as the Necron series. To view the materials simply click on the image below and…
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Ultramarine Chaplain Dreadnought Commission

Some creatures are just too angry to die. Anon. Forgeworld made a beautiful chaplain dreadnought once upon a time. It’s was the small box dread type, before Contemptors and larger chassis were the norm. I never got the chance to paint one, but I feel like I exorcised that particular regret with this piece. This…
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Spotlight: Sanguinius, Lord of Angels by Mathew Kane.

“If I got rid of my demons, I’d lose my angels.” Tenessee Williams Not only is it my immense pleasure to welcome Mathew Kane as an instructor for Lil’Legend Studio Patreon, but it has also been my pleasure to raid his pictures. He has quite a few, ranging from the early days at the Forge…
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Cypher, Lord of the Fallen. Dark Angels Fallen Commission piece.

“Truth made you a traitor as it often does in a time of scoundrels.” Lillian Hellman Cypher, the enigmatic Lord of the Fallen, has been a figure of dread hope since his introduction into the lore. The original miniature blew me away when I first saw it in White Dwarf. The new plastic one took…
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Tutorial: Szarekh The Silent King

The best answer to anger is silence. Marcus Aurelius This video tutorial series covers: How to apply a preshade to larger miniatures. How to create a coloured preshade for metallics. How to create marble Necrolith. How to create lambent OSL effects on your miniautres. How o use oils to enhance your true metallics. How to…
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Tutorial: Necron Reanimator

Lament green glow. It’s not a singular light source. It’s a green mist that envelopes the necrons, creating an otherworldly atmosphere. And that the the concept I want to concentrate on during the Necron project – atmosphere and ambience. Reanimator tutorial. Born of the terror of the Necron race, the Reanimator gently drifts across the…
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