Static grass makes a world of difference to a model landscape but getting it right on slopes is more involved than you might think. Read Now
Posts Tagged ‘Scenery’
How a chance email revealed my new favourite way of making foliage and it’s almost free.
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
Does your railway track lie flat on it’s baseboard? If you answered yes, your model railway is wrong.
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
While trains are the centre of attention on my railways it’s small scenery surrounding the track action that I most enjoy making. They lend legitimacy to a railway while being easy to create. And one of the easiest and most interesting scenic features you can add is a cave. Read Now
This is perhaps my favourite tip of the year! It’s a simply brilliant way to create outstandingly realistic walls, tunnel entrances and bridges for model railways yet is, surprisingly, not well known. Read Now