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THE ASSET DROP TUTORIAL INDEX

A Complete Reference Page For Every Tutorial We've Ever Done!

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Discovery Painting Tutorials For 2019

September 2019:

  • How to Paint Golden Treasure - Mission Models Iridescence & Green Stuff World Candy
  • How to Create a Dusty Abandoned Effect - Ammo of Mig Weathering Products

October 2019:

  • How to Paint Marble - Italeri Acrylic Paints
  • How to Create Chipping Effects & Add Weathering - VMS Chip & Nick, AK Interactive Weathering Pencils

November 2019:

  • How to Paint Liquid Effects - INSTAR Alpha Yellow
  • How to Produce Blood & Gore Effects - Liquitex Ink, Humbrol Paint, Army Painter, Watercolor Tank Brush


    December 2019:

    • How to Paint Caucasian Flesh - Green Stuff World Acrylic Colors
    • How to Paint Stone - Meng Colors, Marta Kolinsky brush, Flat Size 2 brush

    January 2020:

    • How to Paint With Colorshifts - Turbo Dork Chill Out trio
    • How to Paint With Violet - WarColours trio

        Our Discovery Boxes now contains Tutorial Tiles, which are custom resin Tiles designed specifically for our subscription. Use them to try out your new paints and hobby products by following our Painting Guide. Check out the subscriber painted Tiles below!

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        January 2019:

        • How to Paint Yellow Feathers - ScaleColor trio
        • How to Create a Rust Effect - Vallejo Mecha trio

        February 2019:

        • How to Paint Zombie Flesh - MR.PAINT trio
        • How to Paint Black Armour - Revell trio
        • Using the UMP Weathering Wash

        March 2019:

        • How to Paint a White Dress - Andrea Color trio
        • Painting Lenses using Mig Jimenez Crystal Colors

        April 2019:

        • How to Paint a Worn Orange Banner - Kimera Kolors
        • How to Paint Metallic Fish Scales - Green Stuff World

        There was no May box because we improved the way our subscriptions ship, and had to skip a month as a result. 

        June 2019:

        • How to Paint a Soul Fire Effect- Jo Sonja Professional Paints
        • How to Create Realistic Moss Effect - LifeColour
        • Four Different Blood Effects

        July 2019:

        • How to Paint a Non Metallic Metal Gold Effect- Reaper Core Colours
        • How to Paint Silver Using Metallic Pens - Molotow

        August 2019:

        • How to Paint Blue Space Marine Armour - Creature Caster's Pro Acryl
        • How to Paint Realistic Wood - Coat d'Arms & WarColours

        To see images of these past boxes to remind you of what was inside them,
        simply head to our Discovery Unboxing Page!

        Discovery Painting Tutorials For 2018

        July 2018:

        • How to Paint Realistic Blonde Hair - Reaper trio
        • How to Paint a Fire Effect - MR.PAINT trio

        August 2018:

        • 3 Techniques for Painting Copper TMMs - Darkstar trio
        • How to Paint Simply Grey Fabric - Hataka pair
        • A Basing Tutorial on Using The Resin Water Effect - Serious Play Scenics

        September 2018:

        • How to Paint Monster Tentacles - Foundry trio
        • Painting a Rusted Tank Track Effect - Mig Jimenez and Alclad II products
        • How to Paint Simple Pottery - Colours of War trio

        October 2018:

        • Tips For Using Colourshift Paints - TurboDork
        • How to Paint Sandstone - Humbrol

        November 2018:

        • How to Create a Weathered Effect Using Oils - Winsor & Newton oils paints
        • Painting an Olive Uniform - AK Interactive paints

        December 2018:

        • How to Weather Wood - Tabletop Terrain washes
        • How to Paint Old Victorian Metallics - Darkstar metals
        • How to Paint Dark Blue Clothing - Hataka Hobby trio

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        January 2018:

        • How to Paint a Damaged Leather Effect - ScaleColor
        • How to Paint Vibrant Yellow Fabric - Coat d'Arms trio
        • Using Snow Basing Material - Precision Ice and Snow

        February 2018:

        • How To Paint Bronze TMMs - Darkstar pair
        • Creating a Patina Weathered Effect - Secret Weapon
        • How to Paint 2 Different Camouflage Patterns - Hataka Hobby

        March 2018:

        • How to Paint a Purple Crystal Effect - Com Art trio
        • Painting Teal Ghosts - Reaper pair
        • Tips for Using the Colourshift Effect - Green Stuff World

        April 2018:

        • How to Paint African Skin - Foundry trio
        • How to Paint Green Foliage - Mig Jimenez and Army Painter greens
        • Tips for Using Baked Canyon Basing Materials - Serious Play

        May 2018:

        • How to Paint a Concrete Floor Effect - Italeri trio
        • Painting a Red Clock - INSTAR paints

        June 2018:

        • How to Paint an Engine Effect with Blue Heat Stain - Secret Weapon trio and LifeColor Effect
        • How to Paint an Ice Effect - ScaleColor trio

        Discovery Painting Tutorials For 2017

        October 2017:

        • How to Paint Caucasian Flesh - Reaper trio
        • How to Weather a Tank Using Pigments - LifeColor and Wilder

        November 2017:

        • How to Paint Brass Armour - Mig Jimenez pair
        • How to Paint a Dark Armour Effect - Secret Weapon
        • How to Paint Rubber Tires - Secret Weapon

        December 2017:

        • How to Use Chipping Fluid to Create a Chipped Paint Effect - AK Interactive and Mission Models
        • How to Blend Using WarColours Blue Gel-Based Paints

         
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        October 2019 - The Sea Goddess:

        • How to Paint Turquoise Tentacles - Army Painter trio

        November 2019 - The Pirate Queen:

        • How to Paint a Blue Skirt - Coat d'Arms trio

        December 2019 - The Beast Slayer:

        • How to Paint Brown Fur - INSTAR Alpha trio

          January 2020 - The Fungal Queen:

          • How to Paint a a Fungal Crown - Green Stuff World paints & fluorescent

            Heroines Painting Tutorials For 2019

            January 2019 - The Silent Ones:

            • How to Paint Ice Crystals - INSTAR sheen paints trio

            February 2019 - The Fiery Sorceress:

            • How to Paint a Fire Effect - Reaper 'pure pigment' trio

            March 2019 - The Steampunk Mercenary:

            • How to Paint Bronze True Metallic Metals - Coat d'Arms trio

            April 2019 - Goddess of the Dead:

            • How to Paint a Purple Dress - Vallejo trio

            There was no May box because we improved the way our subscriptions ship, and had to skip a month as a result. 

            June 2019 - The Sci-Fi Bounty Hunter:

            • How to Paint Rockin' Pink Hair - Reaper trio

            July 2019 - The Savvy Survivor:

            • How to Paint Khaki Overalls - Hataka trio

            August 2019 - The Noble Knight:

            • How to Paint a Green Cloak - INSTAR trio

            September 2019 - Goddess of the Sea:

            • How to Paint Turquoise Tentacles - Army Painter trio

            To see images of these past boxes to remind you of what was inside them,
            simply head to our Heroines Unboxing Page!

            Heroines Painting Tutorials For 2018

            August 2018 - The Dwarven Adventurers:

            • How to Paint Leather Effects - Coat d'Arms trio

            September 2018 - The Knight and the Hawk:

            • How to Paint a Blue Cloak - Reaper trio

            October 2018 - Steampunk Speed:

            • How to Paints a Red Dress - Coat d'Arms trio

                November 2018 - The Female Assassin:

                • How to Paint a Linen Robe - Reaper trio

                December 2018 - Clash of the Ninjas:

                • How to Paint Wooden Planks - The Army Painter trio

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                    May 2018 - The Drowned Earth:

                    • How to Paint Old Worn Metallics - Coat d'Arms trio

                    June 2018 - Steampunk Gangs:

                    • How to Paint a Steampunk Jepack - Darkstar & Secret Weapon

                    July 2018 - The Spy in Space:

                    • How to Paint a White Cloak - INSTAR paints


                    February 2018 - The Dragon Slayer:

                    • How to Mix Colours Using Colour Theory - WarColours

                    March 2018 - The Vindicare Assassin:

                    • How to Paint Black Armour - Coat d'Arms trio

                    April 2018 - The Mystical Druid:

                    • How to Paint a Fur Cloak - Reaper trio
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                      Villains Painting Tutorials For 2019

                      November 2019 - From The Deep Box

                      • How to Paint Metallic Weapons - INSTAR Metallics

                      December 2019 - A Beast's Fury Box

                      • How to Paint a Green Leather Effect - Reaper Core Colors

                      January 2020 - The Burning Hunt Box

                      • How to Paint a Lava Dog - Green Stuff World Orange Ink


                      To see images of these past boxes to remind you of what was inside them,
                      simply head to our Villains Unboxing Page!

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                      Monsters Painting Tutorials For 2019

                      January 2019 - Kin of Dragons

                      • How to Paint a Leather - ScaleColor trio

                      March 2019 - The Armoured Griffin

                      • How to Paint a Fur Effect - Reaper trio

                      May 2019 - Warlord Kong

                      • How to Paint Bronze Armour - Great Stuff World Metal Paints

                      July 2019 - Hell and Bones

                      • How to Paint Bone - MR. PAINT bone trio

                      September 2019 - The Iron Boss

                      • How to Build an Orc Warzone Diorama - Kromlech, Serious Play, Asset Drop Baseworks

                      November 2019 - Naughty or Nice

                      • How to Paint a Red Santa Cloak - Army Painter trio

                        To see images of these past boxes to remind you of what was inside them,
                        simply head to our Monsters Unboxing Page!

                        Monsters Painting Tutorials For 2018

                        May 2018 - The Forest Troll

                        • How to Paint a Living Wood - Reaper trio

                        July 2018 - The Axe Kill Brute

                        • How to Paint Realistic Stone - WarColours and Secret Weapon

                        September 2018 - The Orc Warlord

                        • How to Paint Orc Skin - Coat d'Arms and INSTAR

                        November 2018 - The Decaying Demon

                        • How to Paint Rusted Metal - Darkstar, Kromlech and INSTAR

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                          November 2018 - The Warrior Bishop:

                          • How to Paint a Purple Robe - The Army Painter trio

                          December 2018 - The Noble Samurai:

                          • How to Paint a Green Samurai Tunic - Coat d'Arms trio

                          January 2019 - The Katanaka Snipers:

                          • How to Paint Weathered Stone - Reaper grey trio

                          February 2019 - The Intrepid Barbarian:

                          • How to Paint Barbarian Flesh - Foundry trio

                          March 2019 - The Steampunk Gentleman:

                          • How to Paint a Check Patterned Cloak - The Army Painter

                          April 2019 - The Demon Moloch:

                          • How to Paint Blue Demon Skin - Hataka Hobby trio

                          Heroes Painting Tutorials For 2019

                          There was no May box because we improved the way our subscriptions ship, and had to skip a month as a result. 

                          June 2019 - The Armoured Soldier:

                          • How to Paint a Chipped Armour Effect - Ammo of Mig chipping fluid & INSTAR trio

                          July 2019 - The Toxic Underworld:

                          • How to Paint Metallic Sewers and a Slime Effect - Darkstar Molten Metals & secret Weapon Wash

                            August 2019 - Ancient England:

                            • How to Paint Leather - Coat d'Arms

                            September 2019 - Celestial Rebellion:

                            • How to Paint Black feathered Wings - Ammo of Mig acrylics

                              To see images of these past boxes to remind you of what was inside them,
                              simply head to our Heroes Unboxing Page!