So when I showed off my Swiss Hacker conversion to the group, immediately everybody was pretty keen to see that awesome model painted up, and our editor came up with a brilliant idea:
"Why don't you do a step-by-step painting tutorial of it?"
Why not indeed? I did admittedly swallow nervously at the prospect, as while it's one thing to showcase your finest finished work, showing the horrible mess involved in getting there is another thing entirely. But then I thought hey, why not? Maybe somebody will find it useful, maybe somebody will get some ideas, maybe it'll just prove that even without a professional painting service, you can get lovely looking models on the table?
So here she is: