Posts Tagged ‘Model Making’
I’ve just read about a great idea that I haven’t seen before. It’s from the book “Scenic Modelling” by John de Frayssinet and if you haven’t got this book I really recommend it to any model makers. Read Now
Shortly after publishing a recent article on making stone bridges I got a number of messages from modellers wanting to know more about the vegetation seen in the photo. Here’s how I make my bushes. Read Now
I’ve covered making trees here before but I’m always on the look out for new techniques.
I recently came across this approach and have been impressed by initial results. Read Now
Just a quick post on the what is the best glue for Polystyrene and Styrofoam expanded foam sheets, both hugely popular making landscapes, hills and inclines. Read Now
This is a short but great tip for making your own super-realistic grass by modeler Stephen Fay. Read Now
Looking for quick, free, way to create brick and stone walls surfaces for your buildings? Read Now
“There’s a light at the end of every tunnel” says the old adage. Yet for anyone who’s tried adding a tunnel to their model railway it can sometimes seem a very faint light. Here’s my guide to making tunnels for your railway, the trauma free way. Read Now
Looking for an easy way to make budget models for your railway? An ultra-ingenious and fun new tool promises to revolutionise your model making yet costs less than a second-hand Hornby train.
Look around any English landscape – town or countryside – and you’ll see gardens so why not on your model railway. But that was easier said than done until now. Read Now