The Baharroth Blue paint from Citadel Colour is a high-quality acrylic paint that is perfect for miniature painting. It’s a vibrant, electric blue color that can be used as a base coat to create a foundation for any miniature painting project. The paint’s matt finish and smooth consistency make it easy to work with and provide excellent coverage, making it a great choice for both beginners and experienced painters. It is a versatile color that can be used on a variety of miniatures and is a must-have in any painter’s palette, for those looking for a shade of blue with a more vibrant and striking tone than Lothern Blue, Calgar Blue, Teclis Blue or Alaitoc Blue.
What armies to paint with Baharroth Blue
Baharroth Blue is a popular paint color in the Warhammer 40K universe, and is often used to paint the armor and machinery of several factions’ armies. The decision to list these specific armies was made based on their common use of Baharroth Blue in their color schemes, as well as their prominence in the Warhammer 40K universe.
- The Imperial Fists – One of the original First Founding Space Marine Legions, the Imperial Fists are known for their use of yellow and blue in their color schemes. Baharroth Blue is often used to paint their armor and machinery, making them a perfect army to paint with this color.
- The Ultramarines – Another First Founding Space Marine Legion, the Ultramarines are one of the most iconic armies in the Warhammer 40K universe. They are known for their blue and gold color scheme, with Baharroth Blue being used to paint their armor and weapons.
- The Raven Guard – The Raven Guard is another Space Marine Legion, and they’re known for their stealth and speed. They feature a black and blue color scheme, with Baharroth Blue used on their armor and machinery.
Keep in mind that these are just suggestions, you can use Baharroth Blue on any army you would like, depending on the desired look you want to achieve.
Baharroth Blue Colour Schemes & Combinations
When using Baharroth Blue as the primary color in a paint scheme, it’s important to choose complementary or analogous colors to create a cohesive and balanced look. The decision to list these specific silver, green, and white Citadel Colour paints was made based on their ability to complement Baharroth Blue and create a visually pleasing color combination.
- Ironbreaker – A silver paint that can be used to add a metallic highlight to Baharroth Blue armor and machinery.
- Nurgling Green – A green paint that creates a split-complementary color combo with Baharroth Blue. It can be used to paint details and shadows in the army.
- White Scar – A white paint that can be used as a highlight color on Baharroth Blue armor, it creates an analogous color combo that gives a clean and crisp look.
- Leadbelcher – A metallic silver paint that can be used as a highlight color on Baharroth Blue armor and machinery.
- Warpstone Glow – A bright green paint that can be used as a highlight color on Baharroth Blue, it creates a complementary color combo that gives a vibrant look.
- Zandri Dust – A pale white paint that can be used as a drybrush on Baharroth Blue armor and machinery to create a subtle highlight, it creates an analogous color combo that gives a subtle and natural look.
Keep in mind that these are just suggestions and you can experiment with other color combinations to find what works best for your army. Remember to also take into account the tone, balance and composition of your army, the lighting and environment, and the overall look you want to achieve.