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2019 Review of the Year

   2019 Review of the Year Please support me on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/KathyMillatt. This is a whistle stop tour of what I’ve been up to in 2019 with a sneak peek at next year. If you want to know more about the New Zealand Convention that I will be keynote speaker at then you …

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Lost your Modelling Mojo?

My Top Ten Tips to get the Fun back! 1. This is a hobby and it should be fun. If it isn’t, stop, take a break, take a month, take a year. You can come back later rejuvenated. Think of your life like seasons. Sometimes life is just too busy or modelling just doesn’t fit. …

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Lapworth Locks

I decided to base my upcoming snow and ice diorama on Lapworth canal locks, near to where I live. There’s loads of water, some moving, some not, space for snow and structures to ice up. It should all be beautiful but of course, there’s no snow there now and there may not be for years… …

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Modelling Jigs and Tools

Modelling Jigs and Tools I will admit I’m a little obsessed by my 3D printer.  A lot of my modelling in the last couple of weeks is that boring stuff that just doesn’t make good videos – building baseboards, 3D designing widgets, jigs and tools.  That brings me on to the topic of this blog …

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Warley 2018

This weekend was Warley Model Railway Show.  Warley is the highlight of my modelling calendar and is the largest UK show.  This time, I barely got to see it as I was busy with the Exec Producer, Pat, from the Great Model Railway Challenge plus I was on a stand.  I still got to spend …

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