Originally Posted by Keebler
I plan on keeping it simple for me I'm going to a lot of ink dipping. Since tyranids don't have Armor or clothe . Essentially they are naked. I don't know why people feel the need to paint their carapace a divergent color from the rest of them. Ants are typically all one color and to a degree cockroaches. I intend to do like a purple slimy type ink over a glossy black base. After that I may dry brush the claws not sure yet. I'm basing my look off of HR Giger's aliens. They are all this sort of purple slimy black. With a slight hint of silver around the claws and teeth
Do what you said and learn how to edge highlight them. They should look pretty pimp like that.