Here’s something that I should have seen coming sooner. The ally rules for 40k have added a new dimension to painting. I now get orders here and there for minis to match different factions that they’ll be fielded with.
This is an Eldrad Ulthran who is allied to a Dark Eldar force painted up in black and neon colors. The Ulthwe color scheme was a good place to start, I simply had to add in some of the black lighting colors.
Here he is: