Category: "Micro Scale Models"
I have the week off from work, and yesterday I built Gustav's Mill -- the Archistories Windmill 'Marienfehn' in Z scale. I bought some 21-gauge tipped glue syringes since the portions to be glued are so small. Elmer's wood glue worked well with them.… more »
One of the reasons I cut new walls to make Watson Mill larger on the inside was to accommodate Gustav's hobby. Turns out, in addition to avid reading, he's a miniaturist. :D In researching mini mills, I found this delightful Archistories Windmill… more »
I have the main building pieces painted and ready for the window trim. I used a tiny brush to paint the trim while it was still on the frame. I tried to keep the paint on the trim because I didn't want to fuse the trim pieces to the frame or to each o… more »
When I set up my fly-by-night scenes, I use a lot of tape in addition to smoke and mirrors. more »
As I was trying to decide on colors and style direction, I found this lovely autumn photograph. It's all over the internet, so the original source is impossible to guess. I was drawn to the red window panes. I have these Fall Mixed Wire Foliage Branc… more »