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The Cheapest Technique For Making Model Trees – They Look Great Too!
March 16, 2017
I go full Blue Peter for this tip.
Building Forests On A Budget
January 31, 2017
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
How to make your own trees, a new technique
October 15, 2016
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
Make Your Own Tree Stumps And For Free! – Thrifty Thursday Model Building Tip #4
June 4, 2015
Take a look at any railway banks, you'll see stumps and branches where trees have been cut back to prevent damage to passing trains and prevent falling