Weathering made easy

There are tons and tons of video-tutorials about scale models, dispersed on the Net. But only a few are truly worth to watch. We select the best and only the best video-tutorials: building, detailing, painting, weathering, dioramas and more.

We just finished to tag all the videos in our archives, and the first results is here: a selection of tutorials about the weathering in scale models: all what you need to know to give to your models the perfect dirty or dusty or rusty look!


Dio World: the Merkava 1/72 diorama step by step

In 12 minutes from scratch to this great diorama: step by step the making of Merkava 1/72 diorama.

Panzer Putty for masking How To video tutorial

Panzer Putty apperead some years ago, and it is a specific product to make "saussages" for masking models for panting, but with some peculiar properties.

Advanced Tips: Gray Color Modulation for Panzers

Carlos Mendes presents his way to work the Color Modulation on the gray color of the panzers.

Advanced Tips: 3D Decal to add details How To

Decals, but a 3D effects: the Archer Resin Surface Details are the last fronteer in super-detailing. Application is not complex, but you must know how to go...

Mud effects with plaster, by Mig Jimenez

Mig Jimenez shows his technique to create mud effects mixing plaster with enamel washes and pigments.

2 Zeros built side by side Video tutorial

One of the best videos about building and painting not just one, but 2 Zeros. Subtitles are in Japanese, but images are very clear and explicative.

Back to Basics: Using and caring Sables paint brushes

They guys of Scale War Machines give us some very useful suggestions about how to keep in good shape our expensive sables brushes.

Advanced Tips: Chipping in 2 layers with brush and sponge

Carlos Mendes demonstrates the "2 layers chipping" technique, working on the Trumpeter Heuschrecke IVb model.

Dio World: Under the Bridge - the making of, step by step

In just 4 minutes, follow all the steps to build and paint this diorama with a bridge and a Sherman.


USN Stencil Application

Wanna make your own mask for the USN WWII marks? Here a easy application: type your text, choose the size, and print it...


Extreme Weathering-Building and Painting

If you like the weathering, you will find very useful this new book dedicated to an in depth presentation of all the weathering techniques.

Airplanes in Scale - The Greatest Guide (EN)

A great volume dedicated to the WWII fighters, with some of the most amazing builds I have ever seen. A very usefull resource for any modeler.

Landscapes of War - The Greatest Guide Dioramas

A full review of this very interesting volume about Dioramas: to the usal images, i added also a short video to show you the contents with no copyright infringement.

RAF WWII Colors Table equivalent FS RGB CMYK

A complete color chart of the RAF WWII colors. I checked it, and the match seems good. The RGB equivalent, allows you to "explain" a color to other people...

Iwata Power Jet Air Compressor Review

Our friend Jason, on his weekly show this time offers us a very interesting review of the Iwata Power Jet compressor, one of the best compressor for airbrush that you can find on the market.