Next came the sand. The last time I used sand, it was to make a bunch of Persians look like they were actually walking through the desert. It was pretty easy to make sand look like sand. This time I was going to use sand to get a textured terrain. Forward.
Next I gave all those surfaces with a wet brown paint, not a wash but a bit thicker than ink.
These two pictures show the difference between drybrushing with a light tan and no drybrushing.