So someone posted this on the Relic boards and I thought that it was a great tool for newer painters and experienced crusties like myself.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QkkzU6GqNpg

The cameraman is a little shaky, but you can see a lot of interesting things:

Basecoating with thin paint
layer highlighting
wet blending
glazing

If this helps you out go give some props to the hawaii gamer guys for posting it on youtube.

Frosty