I had watched a video by David Knop on youtube about painting a water gun and making it look more like a movie prop. Here is his video:
So i took his idea and applied it to my little Nerf N-Strike Blaster Pistol. Hung the parts from some wire on the ceiling of my garage. Took some old cans of paint in the garage (flat black, silver, and brown) and an old rag and started painting:
Now to try this on my nerf rifle!