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1. Painting a Face: Oils over Acrylic
by: John Pradarelli | Reads: 95,733
2. SCAHMS 2008 Show Report
by: Jim Starkweather | Reads: 72,192
3. 300 Photos from SCAHMS 2007
by: Jim Starkweather | Reads: 65,026
4. SCAHMS California Show 2006
by: Jim Starkweather | Reads: 60,688
5. A Look Back at SCAHMS 2009
by: Jim Starkweather | Reads: 55,229
6. Painting 3 Types of German WWII Camouflage
by: Pete Becerra Jr. | Reads: 53,274
7. Basics of Painting Figures with Oil Paints
by: Craig Whitaker | Reads: 52,432
8. Painting Figures with Humbrol Enamels
by: Marijn van Gils | Reads: 48,009
9. Painting US Army ARPAT
by: Mario Matijasic | Reads: 47,648
10. Painting Desert USMC MARPAT
by: Pete Beccera, Jr. | Reads: 44,984
Gary Ross Wheelhouse shows his latest figure, a heavily converted old DML figure depicting a Fallschirmjaeger sniper in Cassino 1944. Check out the full story and read Gary's tips on transforming a simple styrene figure into a real masterpiece. >> READ MORE


This time in Artist Q&A we profile Hamster Cage Studios' Mary Profitt. >> READ MORE


When I saw this vignette, I immediately knew it would make a great feature for Historicus Forma. I contacted Johan Fohlin, the author of this masterpiece, to see if he would be willing to share the pictures of his work with HF readers. At first, I thought >> READ MORE


We present finished works of Sunset Ridge: Wild West Campaign participants. >> READ MORE

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We present finished works of Fantasy: One Mini To Rule Them All Campaign participants >> READ MORE


Andrzej Snigorski tells the story of the creation of vignette depicting the scene taken straight out of fantasy literature. >> READ MORE


Mosonmagyaróvár Model Show is one of the best modeling events in Europe. This article features pictures of models entered in this year's show held over the weekend 14-15 of April 2012. >> READ MORE


Andrzej Snigorski shows us his aproach to figure painting focusing on Native American's skintones. >> READ MORE

RECENT ADDITIONS


IN PAINTING
Introduction to Shading with Complementary Colors

by: Einion Rees
In this article (reprinted from HMForum), Einion shares his tips for shading figures with complementary colors. Complete with color wheels and other reference charts.   >> READ MORE

IN MUSEUMS & COLLECTIONS
Frontier U. S. Army and Sportsmen

by: Frederick Boucher
This photo feature presents some uniforms and equipment of the U. S. Army on the Frontier. These artifacts are in the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.    >> READ MORE

IN FIGURES
Euro Militaire '16 - Competition Figures

by: Andy Brazier
Andy Brazier shares with us pictures of competition figures from Euro Militaire 2016.    >> READ MORE

IN FIGURES
Euro Militaire '15 - Competition Figures

by: Andy Brazier
Andy Brazier shares with us pictures of competition figures from Euro Militaire 2015.   >> READ MORE

IN SITUATION
The Alamo

by: Steve Spooner
Steve Spooner shows us his diorama depicting The Battle of The Alamo... a project that took 2 years to complete. Sit back and enjoy the show.   >> READ MORE

IN GENERAL MODELING
The Way Forward

by: Jim Starkweather
Information about the upcoming site transitions.    >> READ MORE
IN SHOWS/EVENTS
IPMS Nationals 2019

by: Darren Baker
Darren Baker tries to provide an idea of what a visit to the IPMS Nationals are like, or as it tends to be known by many the Telford Model Show.    >> READ MORE
IN SHOWS/EVENTS
2019 IPMS/USA Nationals

by: Frederick Boucher
IPMS' 2019 US National Convention was held in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in August. Come sample the event through over 280 photos.   >> READ MORE