For units I like to use a spray can with a base color because it saves a lot of time. Questions about brush on primers. The set main comes with 4 Brushes from Size 000 to Size 1. you can get a 5 brush case to store one of their additionally offered Size 2, 3 or 4 brushes. When brushing it on, I mainly just try and keep an eye out for loops or small holes (like if a character has his hand on his hip, and there's empty space between the body and the arm) to make sure the primer doesn't bridge those gaps. Either Reaper White Primer or Vallejo White Primer although I'm thinking about switching to gray primer. I've been looking for months on resolution on this and there is … Badger Air-Brush Co. Stynylrez SNR-401 Primer, 4 Ounce, White. Only 8 left in stock - order soon. u/Capucine25. $14.71 $ 14. Mark nude minis as NSFW. That said, when the weather is cooperating and I am simply trying to blow through an army, a horde of zombies, or the miniatures do not have great quality, I find P3's rattle can to be the best. I almost always use brush-on primers, as I live in NYC and it's a bit of a paint to drag everything out of my apartment and try and do it in the street. I'm going to paint clone troopers and battle droids, which are mainly white and beige respectively. One coat and you're normally good to go. No OP but I like to prime my parts on the sprue. I've just started painting minis and I feel like I've ruined most of the ones I've tried so far with spray primer. This video is unavailable. I'm curious about this as well. i dont really have any helpful tips for you as I have always used spray primer, but I am curious. Understanding the right paintbrush and primer to use for a home project can be overwhelming. Meg Maples used to have a wonderful blog about brush priming, but it looks like it has become private. You can stay indoors while priming and start painting as soon as it is dry. I prefer to use gesso. Just poor a little bit out into a tiny cup, then slather that stuff on. Warpaints: Brush-On Primer 18ml 4.5 out of 5 stars 13. More posts from the minipainting community. Apply a thin layer with a large brush. I helped a buddy over 20 years ago applying an epoxy type primer on the underneath of his Nova and while it's been years since I've seen the car I seem to remember it flowed out pretty good with a brush but there were still some brush marks visible once it dried. Bummer. Honestly, I think the best way to put on brush-on primer is to put it in an airbrush. prime ultramarines white, then base coat blue). Press J to jump to the feed. Archived. Black. Brushing on Primer. I have Vallejo black Brush-on Primer and the coat of primer rubs off from the primer like it was primed with chocolate but not with primer. If your primer is the desired colour of your base coat, lucky you! Close. You can apply Vallejo Surface Primer with a regular brush or an airbrush. If you're happy with the colour of the primer, there is no reason not to have it showing. Posted by. Brushing on Primer. I use the Stynylrez airbrush primer from Badger and brush it on regularly. Also, look into under coating and per-shade. I don't know why this happens but it is the same with their spray cans. You lose no detail and it works great. 254862 - Quart Select a Color (1) Quart : Discontinued. For units I like to use a spray can with a base color because it saves a lot of time. Just paint on evenly and let it dry, it make take more than one coat, just like regular paint dont rush it. Vallejo white is ... not so good. Rust-Oleum® Specialty Plastic Primer prepares plastic for painting with any topcoat. You just brush it on evenly. Warpaints: Brush-On Primer Home / Warpaints: Brush-On Primer. May I ask why you've decided to go with a brush on primer? Apply a thin layer with a large brush like the Wargaming: Monster Brush. (I.e. Normally a quick poke with a brush/pin, or even blowing on it, will pop that, though. Is there any tips or guide on how to prime using brush? r/minipainting. Apply directly to mailboxes, lawn chairs, storage lockers and more. For brush on I love the black Vallejo. r/minipainting. Spray can - very fast, but some atmospheric conditions (humidity and temperature) can give you a grainy texture or an unpleasantly speckled result. Watch Queue Queue. Learn how to use a rattlecab properly and you shouldn't have any issues. $6.99. I don't use spray primer as I don't have anywhere to do it. 2 years ago. So I'm trying to figure And more. You also have zero risk of losing details with a brush on primer. If your primer is the desired colour of your base coat, lucky you! This was something I didn't understand well when I first began painting miniatures over 20 years ago, but this has a lot to do with how my painting techniques have evolved since then. Please observe proper reddiquette, have fun and keep your brushes damp. I've also had a lot of instances in the past where the spray completely missed places. Works fine for me, but I can't compare it to people's spray primer/varnish of choice. Warpaints: Brush-On Primer 18ml Product information ASIN B06XKSJ2KN Manufacturer recommended age 10 years and up Best Sellers Rank #167,578 in Toys & Games (See Top 100 in Toys & Games) #388 in Hobby Tool Paints: Customer Reviews: 4.6 out of 5 stars 26 ratings. You'll no longer be unsure if you've bought the paintbrush or primer. 3. I am too heavy handed with sprays and trying to find a place to spray where you know it wont get everywhere, seems like too much work for me. mainly cost really, if its only a matter of convenience im happy to use brush. There are advantages and disadvantages of brushing and airbrushing with a surface primer, as there are for regular acrylic model paints. Traditionally, after you prime do you put the base coat on just to change the main color you’ll be using to layer paint on? Sometimes there bubbles left from brushing it on. And if a little bit of varnish gets away from me, it won't color anything. I've used it once and did not like it one bit. I base coat skeletons in Skeleton Bone brush on primer by Vallejo and simply wash and highlight from there. Everytime I try this stuff, no matter how good I mix it, I can see brush strokes in the basecoat. To speed things up, use an small vortex mixer. Recommended for use on metal, wood and fiberglass surfaces. 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