Asset Drop’s Featured Tutorials – Weathering
This collection of videos covers the topic of weathering, from using mud to dust to patina. The contents in this hub will be useful for the following Asset Drop boxes:
Making Mud From Glue and Pigment
More Tank Tracks and Mud Pigments
This video use enamel to adhere the pigment, but PVA glue or a pigment fixer will work fine too.
Creating a Mud Base 2
Mud Effects on a Cloak
Using Liquid Pigments
Liquid pigments are awesome for producing very natural looking weathering effects, and are easy to use since they come pre-mixed. These videos will show you how to use them for emphasising details and pin washing.
Speckling Your Miniature and Removing Errors
This video is from a series created by Wilder and it shows you how to speckle your model with a liquid pigment to mimic dirty rain or splashes from puddles. It also shows you the art of removing spots you don't like. The music is a bit much though ;)!
Using Your Liquid Pigment Pin Wash Panel Lines
A great video by ScaleModelAlberta on how to use a pigment wash to emphasise detail on a model. The video starts by cleaning up the previous weathering, giving you an idea of how to use your Liquid Pigment Remover, and then demonstrates pin washing.