Category: "Miniatures"

Milo Valley Farm - barn doors, part 4

by brae  

Continuing work on the barn doors.  I brushed Testors black inside the plastic tubes as best I could.  I let it dribble through from each end and soaked up the excess with a paper towel.  It didn't need to be perfect, just to hide most of the white… more »

Milo Valley Farm - knob and tube wiring, part 4

by brae  

With the 12V lights wired, I continued the knob and tube system along the side wall.  This was my initial map (I changed the cleats to knobs in the last post). I started with the lower cord from the back cross beam.  The process is the same as it… more »

Happy Groundhog Day 2016!

by brae  

It's Groundhog Day, but I think Woodrow is still making up his mind whether there will be an early Spring or six more weeks of Winter. It's not like I am lacking in mini projects to keep me busy...but it would be nice to have the windows open.  :] … more »

And the winner is...

by brae  

Hard to believe the first month of the year has already passed.  I've been a little slow getting back into minis, but we all need time to recharge.  Today is the draw for my 2016 calendar.  :] There were 41 entries in the draw. And, the winner… more »

Making a 1/12 scale horse - part 1

by brae  

I've made a burrowing owl, chicks, hens and fish, but I've always left the more complex animals to the artisans.  I have wanted to add a 1:12 scale horse to my collection for some time now, and I figured a break in between projects would be a good… more »

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