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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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How to clean dirty water

How to clean dirty water

I thought I’d have a go at doing a video for a change on how to clean dirty water.  I have tonnes of water, in place and planned, on my layout and it got very dusty when my house was decorated earlier this year. Here’s how I clean dirty water: 1. Hoover up the loose …

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