Category: "Dollhouses"

Watson Mill - sails, part 3

by brae  

Continuing work on the windmill sails.  I've done some research on windmills and a fair bit of virtual sightseeing, but I am by no means an expert.  I am also not planning a precise model, though there are some remarkable works out there.  The first one… more »

Watson Mill - sails, part 2

by brae  

Continuing work on the windmill sails.  I did a foam core board mock-up the last time I worked on the mill.  These give me the measurements I will need for each piece. Before I do all the work of cutting tiny pieces of wood to make a true sail frame, I… more »

Motivation

by brae  

I am gearing up for the next project.  I am feeling motivated and still in the mind to mini, which means I didn't push myself too hard in that last week of Ye Olde Taxidermist like I did last year with Otter Cove.  :D  I have a few things in the hopper.… more »

Introducing - Ye Olde Taxidermist

by brae  

Introducing Ye Olde Taxidermist, my entry in the HBS Creatin' Contest 2016.  Some images in this post can be clicked to enlarge. Click here for a complete list of posts on Ye Olde Taxidermist, including how I made things and the materials used. --------… more »

Flip your lid

by brae  

I cut down the roof boards to fit the modifications I made to the kit, and glued them as one unit.  To finish the roof, I used asphalt shingles by What's Next (found a vintage lot of these on eBay a few years back).  I love the way these look and have… more »

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