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How to model muddy ponds

How to model a muddy pond

How to model a muddy pond Carrying on the puddle theme – this really just a large puddle!  I’m using a similar technique to the acetate one I used for puddles  as it is a simple way to achieve the muddy effect. Tools and Materials All of these materials are commonly available in either a DIY …

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How to model N Scale Puddles

How to model N scale puddles

How to model N scale puddles This is the last in our four part series on how to model puddles.  This week we are looking at N scale puddles. These techniques mirror those in part 1: how to model puddles using easily available materials and if you haven’t seen it then it would be worth checking out first. …

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How to model puddles with resin

How to model puddles with resin

How to model puddles with resin Following on from last week’s video on modelling a 1/35 scale puddle with easily available materials, we are looking at how to model puddles with resin.  A lot of people don’t like to use resin but this is an easy introduction to using the material. Tools and Materials All …

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Building your diorama base

Building your diorama base – good foundations This week we are looking at how to start your diorama using blue craft foam and sculptamold as a base.  We use hot wire tools to carve out the foam and then apply a layer of sculptamold to smooth out the appearance. Bases are vital to any diorama …

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Modelling Water: Scale Ruler - Kathys

Modelling Water: Scale

Modelling water: Scale In the next instalment of the modelling water course, I cover scale and gauge with a little help from some scale versions of myself. I’m also giving away a scale card and ruler download.   Sign up here for your bonus content A Kathys’ scale card and ruler (or just a plain …

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