So, you want to paint the color yellow? And, I mean bright yellow. Did you know yellow is one of the hardest colors to paint? In general, yellow acrylic paints have poor coverage and can often come out splotchy and uneven.
If you’re looking to paint your wargaming miniatures with the color yellow, you’re in for a few extra challenges. Not only does yellow appear best when the paint coverage is smooth, but it is also hard to shade.
In my experience painting Warhammer 40k Imperial Fists (the Yellow Space Marines), I’ve been using a simple workflow speeds up the yellow-painting process and produces really nice results fast.
In this article, I share the process of how I quickly paint my Imperial Fist space marines in the Warhammer 40k Universe (Games Workshop).