Sherman Easy Eight WW2 Tank Painting Tutorial | Bolt Action

June 29, 2023 by johnlyons

John takes a look at one of the recent 28mm plastic Sherman Easy Eight Tanks from Warlord Games for Bolt Action and gives it a lick of paint and a layer of weathering for good measure. If you've wanted to paint World War 2 vehicles then this is going to be a handy how-to for those wanting to know what to do!

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John gives a bit of Historical detail on these tanks during the tutorial as well as diving into some of the backgrounds on the tank thanks to some reference material that you might want to check out for yourself.

Paints Used...

  • Citadel Chaos Black Spray
  • Vallejo US Olive Drab
  • Vallejo German Grey
  • Citadel Contrast Black Legion
  • Vallejo Dark Rust
  • Greenstuff World Satin Varnish
  • Vallejo Khaki
  • Vallejo Flat Brown
  • Vallejo Oily Steel
  • AK Interactive Dark Brown wash
  • AK Interactive Brown Earth Deposit
  • AK Interactive Landing Gear Dust
  • AK Interactive Matt Varnish

Will you be using some of John's tips to paint your own World War 2 vehicles for Bolt Action and beyond?

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