This is after three spray coats - chaos black, then army painter leather brown and finally a thin dusting of army painter uniform grey.
That gave me an interresting canvas to work on.
After the spray coats I flicked some black, brown and red paint on him to get an interresting texture and then got to work with a mix of washes and drybrushing. Only the skin had a proper basecoat (celestra grey with some red in it).
I'm relying more and more on drybrushing and washes lately - very, very different from how I painted only a few years ago: working up to highlights from a dark base color. Here's where he's at at the moment: