Introduction: This is the first of a two-part series describing the assembly and painting of the Hobby Boss 1/48 Focke Wulf Fw-190 V18. The kit is a kick to build: one of the easiest I’ve encountered. There are accuracy issues to be sure but the end result looks sufficiently convincing to me and I’m a […]

Introduction: I’ve been shooting acrylic paints a long time. From Polyscale to Tamiya to Model Master to Vallejo to my favorite, LifeColor. You may have come across previous articles in The Paint Booth that describe strategies for diluting, spraying, and cleaning acrylic paints. Been there, done that and still do it for all the common […]