Starting Scenery: Washes

Starting Scenery: Washes Firstly, what is a wash? Washes are dilute paint or ink that are used to bring out detail in castings, cracks and around raised details. In this video I’ll look at three types: Isopropyl alcohol and india ink washes Enamel washes Acrylic washes Isopropyl Alcohol Washes Recipe I have used these mixes …

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Starting Scenery: Bases

Starting Scenery: Bases Welcome to my new video series on starting scenery. These 5 minute videos are aimed at beginners who want to know how to get started with their scenery adventure but even experienced modellers may find some useful nuggets in there. I am writing an ebook to go alongside it but that will …

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Model a Beach Scene

   Model a Beach Scene Please support me on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/KathyMillatt. It may be wet, cold and windy outside but inside, it’s scorching hot and sunny, on my beach scene at least…  This was a nice quick and easy diorama to bring a ray of sunshine in after all that snow… I wanted …

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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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