Sister Of Battle Red Armour

Sister Of Battle Red Armour

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    12 Jun 2021
  • Updated
    13 Jun 2021
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  • Adepta Sororitas
  • Vampire Lords
  • Warhammer 40,000

Sister of Battle Order of the Bloody Rose done after the recipe for Vampire Lords by Artis Opus:


  1. Prime Black with Black

Gold Undercoat

  1. Use Glorious Gold to Drybrush the Armour
  2. Start buffing the gold with a mix of Glorious Gold and increasing amounts of Aluminum
  3. Going over the Details that are supposed to be gold in the end with Liquitex Gold Ink

Blue Leather

  1. Basecoat with 2 parts Night Blue 2 parts Glaze Medium and 1 part Black Grey
  2. Slowly buffing up the leather with first Night Blue and then increasing amounts of Blue Grey Pale

Red Armour

  1. Mix 1 Flesh Tearers Red with 1 Glaze Medium
  2. Edge Highlight with Aluminum immediately go over highlighted areas with a dry brush to ake parts off again
  3. Make a Blue Wash out of Night Blue and Glaze Medium 1:1 and panel-line/bring out shadows
  4. This will look very bloody till fully dry!


  1. Fix Up Black Details with Black Grey
  2. Fix Up Gold with Glorious Gold : and a light detail of Strong Tone
  3. Leather Straps are painted with Black Grey Elf Green 2:1 in the lower half and Black Grey Pale Grey Blue 1:1 in the upper half.
  4. Backdisplay with Flat Green to about Flat Green Daemonic Yellow 1:1
  5. Bottom of the coat is painted with random splotches of Vallejo Thick Mud mixed with some Elf Green to match swamp base
Citadel Painting System
Contrast 1
  • Flesh Tearers Red
The Army Painter Warpaints 3
Acrylic 2
  • Daemonic Yellow
  • Elf Green
Quickshade 1
  • Strong Tone
Vallejo Auxiliaries
Base 1
  • 70.596 Glaze Medium
Vallejo Game Air
Base 1
  • 72.756 Glorious Gold
Vallejo Game Color
Base 1
  • 72.019 Night Blue
Vallejo Metal Color
Base 1
  • 77.701 Aluminum
Vallejo Model Color
Base 4
  • 70.862 Black Grey
  • 70.905 Blue Grey Pale
  • 70.907 Pale Grey Blue
  • 70.968 Flat Green
Vallejo Surface Primer
Base 1
  • 70.602 Black
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