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EMC ELEMENT GAMES - Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th of September 2020


Siege Studios are proud to offer the Essentials Master Course.

Date:Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th of September 2020

Location:Element Games - Hallam Business Centre, Hallam St, Stockport SK2 6PT


Saturday: 10:00am - 5:30pm

Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Over 14 hours of in depth technique tuition with a one on one environment with our award winning artistic instructors. To avoid disappointment book your ticket now as numbers are limited and the course will book up quickly.

Essentials Master Course:

Our Essentials Master Course is a technique and discipline painting course designed to guide, show and push your abilities to the next level, giving you the skills, knowledge and competency to create high level table top miniatures and armies for your hobby. The Essentials Master Course is perfect for either hobbyists of a basic level OR those wishing to add and improve on techniques and their ability, to push to that next level!

From weathering and chipping to painting skin tones and power weapons, we cover many techniques in detail with theory and practical use giving you final core steps on how to best finish models.

The Essentials Master Course is designed for all levels and to aid in creating armies of high table top miniatures equivalent to our Bronze & Silver Levels here in the studio.

This two day intensive modelling and painting course offers the very best in demonstrations and step by step examples of techniques and how best to apply them on your very own models.

Our team of artistic instructors all who paint to competition level will show, guide and teach you the right steps to advance your ability across many modelling and painting aspects all in aid of producing the best results possible.

The Siege Studios Essentials Master Course Includes:

- Wet Pallets Explained
- Airbrush control and usage
- Brush Control
- Gems & lenses
- Smooth Transfer application
- Power Weapon Blending
- Painting Skin
- Correct Paint Consistency
- Washes Explained
- The Art of Smooth Base Coating
- Blending/layering
- Shading & Highlighting
- Pre shading
- Weathering, Scratching & Battle Damage
- Grime, Dirt, Rust, Heat Bloom and Chipping


For each practical exercise we will also provide you with relevant parts or models for you to practice the techniques on so that you can be happy with the technique prior to adding it to your models.

Two weeks prior to the course you will be emailed a course pack and paint & supplies list covering all that will be used on the course by instructors. You will need your brushes, paints and any specific other preferred colour paints you require for your personal army. If you own an airbrush & compressor, you must bring it with you along with a hair dryer. If you do not have an airbrush or compressor, do not fear we will have some onsite for you to try out and learn on! All other course specific items will be provide by us! No physical ticket will be posted to you, your PayPal confirmation is your ticket!

Date:Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th of September 2020

Location:Element Games - Hallam Business Centre, Hallam St, Stockport SK2 6PT

Closest Station: Davenport

This ticket is valid for one person to attend the Siege Studios two day Essentials Master Course.

Venue Information:

The Element Games North West Gaming Centre is the Premier Gaming Venue in the North West. Located South East of Manchester with great transport links. Many major cities of the UK can be counted within a 2-hour drive of the venue giving us a great catchment area and prime location for National and prestigious events. A venue and team with proven experience of delivering high quality and well run 100+ player events in any gaming system.


Free public Wi-Fi, Fully licenced Bar on site with dedicated seating area, The Element Games store located next door with a massive selection of hobby, models and games. All Element Games customers can collect Store credit on purchases made in store. This includes drinks bought across the Bar. Refreshments, Toilets and Parking available on site.

Terms and conditions:

Please see our General Terms & Conditions Section of this site.


For further information or if you have any questions please email us at: siegestudiosuk@gmail.com