Loonboss on Giant Cave Squig – Painting Guide

Here is my rough and ready painting guide for how I painted my Loonboss on Giant Cave Squig, Zoinkzot Squiggrab of Da Moon Looterz.

Prime

  • Spray – Mechanicus Standard Grey

Loonboss

  • Skin – Drab Green
    • Basecoat – Deathworld Forest
    • Shade – Athenian Camoshade
    • Layer – Elysian Green
    • Highlight – Ogryn Camo
  • Robes – Dark Purple
    • Basecoat – Naggaroth Night
    • Shade – Druchii Violet
    • Highlight – Xereus Purple
    • Highlight – Genestealer Purple
    • (Optional) Glaze – Guilliman Blue
  • Armour – Ancient Metal
    • Basecoat – Leadbelcher
    • Shade – Agrax Earthshade
    • Highlight – Ironbreaker
    • Highlight – Stormhost Silver
  • Mask and Bad Moon symbol – Yellow
    • Basecoat – Averland Sunset
    • Shade – Cassandra Yellow
    • Layer – Yriel Yellow
    • Highlight – Flash Gitz Yellow
  • Cutta
    • Blade & Pommel – Battered Metal
      • Basecoat – Leadbelcher
      • Shade – Nuln Oil
      • Highlight – Ironbreaker
      • Highlight – Stormhost Silver
    • Haft – Wood Brown
      • Basecoat – Dryad Bark
      • Shade – Agrax Earthshade
      • Layer – Gorthor Brown
      • Highlight – Baneblade Brown
  • Eyes
    • Basecoat – Abaddon Black
    • Highlight – Evil Sunz Scarlet

Giant Cave Squig

  • Skin – Blue Black
    • Basecoat – Abaddon Black
    • Highlight – Sotek Green
    • Highlight – Temple Guard Blue
  • Inner Mouth – Navy Blue
    • Basecoat – Kantor Blue
    • Shade – Nuln Oil (GLOSS)
    • Layer – Alaitoc Blue
    • Highlight – Horth Blue
  • Tongue – Teal
    • Basecoat – Stegadon Scale Green
    • Shade – Coelia Greenshade
    • Highlight – Sotek Green
    • Highlight – Temple Guard Blue
  • Teeth
    • Basecoat – Ushabti Bone
    • Shade – Seaphim Sepia
    • Highlight – Ushabti Bone
    • Highlight – Pallid Wych Flesh
  • Horns & Claws – Worn Leather
    • Basecoat – Rhinox Hide
    • Shade – Nuln Oil
    • Highlight – Gorthor Brown
    • Highlight – Karak Stone
  • Clamp
    • Basecoat – Leadbelcher
    • Shade – Nuln Oil
    • Highlight – Ironbreaker
    • Layer – Typhus Corrosion
    • Drybush – Ryza Rust
    • Highlight – Stormhost Silver
  • Eyes
    • Basecoat – Abaddon Black
    • Highlight – Evil Sunz Scarlet

Base

  • Mushrooms
    • Teal
      • Basecoat – Stegadon Scale Green
      • Shade – Coelia Greenshade
      • Layer – Sotek Green
      • Edge Highlight – Temple Guard Blue
    • Pink Fungus
      • Basecoat – Bugman’s Glow
      • Shade – Carroburg Crimson
      • Shade – Druchii Violet
      • Edge Highlight – Kislev Flesh
    • Blue Edge
      • Basecoat – Abaddon Black
      • Edge Highlight – Sotek Green
      • Edge highlight – Temple Guard Blue
    • Purple
      • Basecoat – Naggaroth Night
      • Shade – Druchii Violet
      • Highlight – Xereus Purple
      • Highlight – Genestealer Purple
  • Loon Squig
    • Head
      • Basecoat – Averland Sunset
      • Shade – Cassandra Yellow
      • Layer – Yriel Yellow
      • Highlight – Flash Gitz Yellow
    • Legs
      • Basecoat – Rhinox Hide
      • Highlight – Gorthor Brown
      • Highlight – Karak Stone
  • Basing
    • Mud
      • Technical – Stirland Battlemire
      • Drybrush – Karak Stone
      • Shade – Agrax Earthshade
      • Drybrush – Tyrant Skull
    • Goop
      • Basecoat – Caliban Green
      • Layer – Nurgle’s Rot
      • Drybrush – Tyrant Skull
    • Rim – Abaddon Black

Finish

  • Basing Materials – Mordheim Turf (optional)
  • Spray – Munitorum Varnish

Citadel Paint App Colours

Colour guides used in the Citadel Colour app

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