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How to Model Machinery

How to Model Machinery

How to Model Machinery This video shows how to paint and weather model machinery in a few easy steps using paint, pigments and washes. Many of our models, such as workshops and factories, need machinery if we want to model interiors. This machinery could be anything from textile looms to lathes but regardless of the …

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How to Model Peeling Paint

How to Model Peeling Paint This video shows you how to create an amazing peeling paint effect in just 4 easy steps.  The secret ingredient is hair spray! Peeling paint is all around us on dilapidated and not so dilapidated buildings. It only takes a few years and the elements will easily attack a thin …

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How to Turn Plastic into Wood

How to Turn Plastic into Wood This video shows how to paint a styrene kit so that it looks like realistic wood.  Turning plastic into wood is a key skill in modelling. The key is not just to paint realistic colours but also to add a little texture to bring out the detail.  Most plastic …

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