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How to Paint Aeronautic Imperialis - Charity Raffle

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As a last minute addition to the NOVA Open Charity Raffle - I volunteered to paint up an Aeronautica Imperialis starter box. If you'd like to by a raffle ticket they can be found here: https://www.novaopenfoundation.org/product-page/aeronautica-imperialis-gw (That's right - this whole box could be yours for $8.00!!! and you get to help out a great cause, what could be better?).




Assembling these models is not simple. For models in a boardgame, they are exquisitely detailed but not well suited for a typical casual boardgamer to assemble with many small parts and a very high density set of sprues. But once they're together, I'm sure you'll agree that it's well worth the effort!




Bases:
Ok let's get cracking on this project! From the beginning, I knew I was going to paint the bases. Some people have left them, or just sprayed them a single colour, but with the gorgeous detailing and clear radar aesthetic, I knew I would have to get a green radar effect onto these.…