WORKING WITH THINNER FOR WASHES 1.ate dty you een remove or modify them with a brush and more lhlnnar.. If you wanl a stronger fi""lion usa Ihe PIgment FI"er a'though we reoommand lhel you first practice w1th It on old models_ THE DIFERENT PURPOUSES FOR EACH PRODUCT 3. The most comprehensive tedmique is the use of Thinner for Washes with Pigments offering fast and easy results with ail kirJds 01 models. Move the mix over the swlaoe accumulating the PigmOllts around hatches.~o dusly e~eots because II worlm like the real thing..maoe_ Then apply Ihe Thinner for Washes over the Pigments and you will see how Ihe liquid quicl<iy expands. liquid mlgtrt also give tIlem a very dark a»p.e9"l"r rnsnner."I!able.dly onto your model wlIhout any kind of fixer over satin """. maIL BE AWARE!!! 1. You can mix your PIgments and Thinner wlIh other products like varnlshes.ppe. . rtvets or other delalls I:KJl . Do oot apply any kind of varnish over this step or the Pigment will partially d'". After Ihe Pigments dries it will return to the original colour. Don't be frightened.pa~!. 'ways In a very 100.. This small bOOklet will help simplify learning these techniques because you can refer to il in case of doubt. ms tschniqua allows you to orste Incredibly reall.OM Or tM. Any type of liquid dropped over yOllr Pigments will giVe an Impression lhet Ihey have disappeared. wlIhoul problem. Do not wony ~ Ihis happens becau •• after the liquid is dry the Pigment will rensn to !he ortglnal colour.W1Ishe. Always apply a Ilghl coal 01 primer the Intended base oolour. and can be removed easily wllh your ~'" or a oolton oloth.rm~~~'~7::e~ is easy to use because after the fli:gme~ts. This oould b...r. onto .peoolli da-slgt\f:id far wash effe~. Firs! apply some different coloured Pigmenls over a fiat . whenmi"l'"h"ith Pigmenlll_ Tamiya Of Citldelle primers are some olll1e best ". Use a soft brush to apply your preferred oolour over your model while beOlg sure that tile surfaoe is oornpletely Thls will help to fix !he Pigment 0010 Ihe surface. If the base oolom Is or a'oohoL Amll1er solutlon I. A salin 0< glossy vamish can be used for fresh mud and a malt varnish for dry mud The enamel products will retard Ihe drying of mixes especially In mud eRects. 2. mix your Pigments with w. Good luck and welcoma 10 MIG Productions Pigments.-.! Thrrrner for W a Mli1!~ Ii:. appl)'ing a few coats of varnish over the enamel base colour 10 protsct It enamel. ttlinners ill ttle wend for enamel and olil . II will help to project the plaslic against Ihe Thinner (o. Therefore do not be afraid to try all that your imagination is offering you.All that you must remember about Pigment aplications. b~t ~$I)V:'6:. encountering problems or simply to refresh yourself with basic ooncepls_ We also include new lips that are well explained in books or articles_ You will also find in this booklet a list of all Pigment products available in MIG Catalogue."r or varnish. EXTRA TIPS DO NOT FORGET!!! 1. But not forget thai the most effective method in modelling is to experimenl with a/l tools and techniques available.ler 3.. thin.. TI'u.aranca. Despite all besk: information published in marlY magazines we think it necessary to list some of the most important aspects in this guide to help the modelers when they are in front of their projects ready to paint. Remember lhel all Pigmenls can be applied direclly over a roodel without any products suoh as resin.spile 2. It a!w worb . If your model is painted w1111 "crytlo paints you can use Thimer and F r . Pigments can be applied di. 4.S..ach of your models d. good ~ yoo wish to remove part of tIlis powder while leaving a bit In some areas to create rendom dusty eIIects.. It Is s.

These tracks are very fragilo and can be darnaqed with ooamol products such as the Thinner 0< Fi:<er.Wo rccorrmend water instead for MK backs. 1.- FAST EFFECTS ON TRACKS 1.actly the same as above but fixing the Plgrnonts with fixer Or thinner and repealio'1g the same process several times using dilferent 00100'" in random areas. Yoo can also apply actual sand or soil your Pigmenl mix to add a more realistic tool< to your mud .. "'" rolour Pigment can be used and It depencl!. airbrushed tone s.nts "' s . you WORKING WITH MUD 2. If you wish to haw a more professional appe3mnce do e. Evan if our leellniques we always can apply the same mud. A mix of baa!< and rust Pigments will provide a good appoaranoo 011 all exhausts. You can add more plaster until gel your desired appearance or avsn more . eng:lne areas. The special pigment propertles maM this step very ""sy.. trains and much mora. plastic or metal trades lMth an a~lic base coallhen apply a large amount of dust or oarlh coloured PIgments while pntSSlng strongly lMth a brush. 2. brown and black Pigments applyilg them with a soft brush. The Followng are 'some small examples. Also use different colours for the jet REMEMBER 5. Even if there are predetermined colcurs under the MIG Productions range you can rombine any of them fo make your own colours. 6. 3.. The 011and dirt e_ that allen lsaks from ""!line panels can be made using dilferent mixes 01 rust. Next. Basic' mud 00100'" are recommended in the MIG Productions caIaIogue. on your Ideas and Imagination. figures. ThO!. Faded Green colour or even Liglh Earth can be used lor aircraft dOsooloreoon.vatsr and Pigment if you "'. The plaster used must be very ~ne and can be mixed with "and or "01185 well.!uta."b:.Sh. rust and smoke effects on any kind ofvehicle. is a very quick tedlnique for weathering model tank Irackses~ltyn lack ~'" ~me. Paint your rubber. A good mix like in this pic!ure is required.' OTHER USES PIgments subjects 3. . Use dar!."'" rust or earth """'""" can be used for woathering sunaccs wch as wings to soften the metal chips. Acrylic Resin is the most impor1ant product for mud. CAunON: Do not use Thinner for Washes or Fixer r:rver MOIlElKASTEN TRACKS. Add some drops of Acrylic Resin inle your plaster and Pigment mix then sUr it with a "". can be applied over all types or rnodets including airaaft. remove the oXOOSS Plgmont With your OOger or a pieoe of rotton [loth and you will obtain a rea'i~c 1001< in minimal time. sci-fi. 4. The subre effects achieved with Pigm. colour Pigments for fresh mud and light colours for dry rood. are demoostraled on mLilaiy airc~ 1. You can make rood effects with almosl any earth colour. ships.

Our Pigments are also great for effects onmelal and resin frgures from both classleel and current monster films alon g wiII1 all types of robots such as Ma. Resin een ben-Hxad with TM Mgment:G tot thiCk mOOI elects Qll terrains. vehicles ami moots. )tOll rc r9rr'l1D\1'e any . Malt.. Our ran g e can also be mxed with plaste r to make Ie rral ns on dioramas.K and Manga.mwa. Star Track.Jde a~s. are 5.11able from MIG Productions Pigment FIXer can be used to permanennv attach the different plilrt'lA:lnts :OMo a -SLJrfa!:S_ Some examfll""s ir.satin varnishes can also be mixed with them to create viscous wei looking textures such as Slime on aliens and zombies·.l'_ The Thinner will not permanently attach 1n9 !PO-nents allO"W'ing. Aliens. and va rtous types of skin textures on a liens and monsters.." allow modelers to quickly and easily obtain numerous weathering effects such as dust and mud.51. The MIG Productions F anmsy range of Pig men. MIG Produ ctlons has been rnanuta ctunng.rust and ottler similar €:fJocts can also be EItCCornptietJedU~Il!I' Ule Fixer. ruslsmoke. Fr.WEATHERING PIGMENTS ACRYLIC RESIN Aerylh:.tJ. Different gloss and . They are a non-toxlc professlo na I weathering medi um tMI allow m od e lers easy appl ication of rea listie effects.c:li.vOO LJslng~Iic. Ottler eHect:s call be actJ1f:. Iaser blast.te(jl excess.e .and fading of coIours_ THINNER FOR WASHES to obtai n diffe rent effects.aOl!. smoke. oyer a sl"irl. The Pigments where lntrod ucec Into the armour modellnQ world by MIG Prod u ctions. and Mad Max. uee the Ulin"er [or ccets of dust. and u51ng The Pigments for many years. Resjn over the f1€:si'I or ahcna and meestera. Applying smok13:.. most effectiv·e and most appl led pig menls on th e mode ling market. fadirlg.1"e thai you are certain as to e>:actly how much pigment you want to apply prior to a:PilI'Ylng'ltle FDter. PIGMENT FIXER .. The MIG Productions Fantasy range of Pigments can be applied to all types of solen ce fi cnen models from movies such as S\a r Wa rs. Ou rs are the ongl na I. of heavy dU5Itarid various texlurea and tooes over fle:s. sell ing.e compl emenlal)' products to be used wiII1the pigmanls ~patll:l Thinner for Washes Is usually used 1:0 tKllh and blentt the plgmetl!1.

SETS with the Pigments 10gaoe".1$ realistic effeels. 3 CONTAINS. F60S . F604 ... OIL AND GREASE STAINS Pig rnents canalso be applied wilh our 011 and Grease Slain.. g lossy grease and older mati grease. Our washes can . F606 . F612" F613 . CONTAINS. Oils for FANTASY SET VOL.00 used in·oonjudion Use hjgh quality Ableilu'19 contrast aoo create deep efIecIS... eflecrn on the bodies of m onslers and a liens a nd over terrenes. F610'" F611 . This product ls a $pecrallypa allows for areas of damp and flesh and terrain. METALLIC PIGMENT SET FANTASY SET VOL. F607 GLOSS VARNISH of varnish that wei looking dust.s mixture to obtain different areas "f real isUe Ires h. D iflerenl coloured p igmenrncan be added to Ihe 011 and Grease stains mixture to make exotic types of fuel spills. 1 CONTAINS' Feoo + F601 + F602 + F603 Apply the Martian Dust oruo areas of Ihe legs and 'feel the IOW9r am FANTASY SET VOL. 2 Apply Plasma Bum Pigmonts ID get differenl laser blast effects.

. P039 SAND & IEARTH PIGMENT SET CONTAINS: P027 + P028 + P029 + P030 + P037 + P03S URBAN COMBAT PIGMENT SET CONTAINS.24+P025 +P031 . PO.. P237 +P238 + FIXER INCLUDED ..... P026'" P239 + P230 + P232 + P234 RAILROAD PIGMENT SET CONTAINS: P235 + P236 .PIGMENT SETS & DVD FRESH MUD PIGMENT SET CONTAINS: P026'" P028'" P032 • P033 + P034 RUST & SMOKE PIGMENT SET CONTAINS: P022 + P023 .

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