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kptom15501 Nov 2022 5:22 a.m. PST

I am new to naval miniatures and wishing to get started painting some 1/1200 and 1/2400 ships. But where to start with colors. I need some recommendations for brand and color. I think I should have a red, yellow, ochre, light blue, black, maybe green? I'd like to know what you are using. Hull colors, deck colors, masts, etc. Do you like Citadel? Army Painter? I guess I am suffering from analysis paralysis! I just want a good, standard palette of colors to get started.

As I mentioned, I am a beginner and know my first models I paint will not look all that great. But I want to learn and just need some help and advice getting started.

Thanks for your time!

Dave Jackson Supporting Member of TMP01 Nov 2022 5:28 a.m. PST

I have always found this to be a good starting reference:


kptom15502 Nov 2022 6:39 a.m. PST

Thanks, Dave. It does look like a good resource!!

Dave Jackson Supporting Member of TMP15 Nov 2022 8:42 a.m. PST

you're welcome!

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