Modelling Railway Scenery (Paperback)

Volume 1 - Cuttings, Hills, Mountains, Streams and Lakes

By Anthony Reeves

The Crowood Press UK, 9781847976192, 192pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2014

List Price: 34.95*
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Description

Whether you are just starting out in the hobby of scenic railway modelling, or are more experienced and are revamping an existing layout, this invaluable instructional volume will guide you through the art of using basic materials to create wonderful model scenery. Brimming with practical advice and tips, Modelling Railway Scenery shows you how to create realistic cuttings, natural rocky outcrops, grassy hillsides, steep cliff faces, waterfalls, streams and lakes, as well as weeds, plants and foliage. Containing over 300 step-by-step color photographs, this remarkable volume covers the tools and materials you will need and fully explains the modelling techniques that are required.



About the Author

Anthony Reeves is a professional model maker who has been making scenic models for many years. In 2003 he formed the company TREEMENDUS, which supplies hand-made scale model trees, scenic dioramas and scenic modelling materials to railway and military modellers throughout the world. He has written several magazine articles that demonstrate various aspects of scenic modelling and is also the author of the highly acclaimed Modelling Railway Scenery Volume 1- Cuttings, Hills, Mountains, Streams and Lakes (Crowood 2013).