In the press

My recent article made it to the public press.

Model Railroad Hobbist Magazin featured my recent how-to article on crash barriers in the current June 2017 issue.

Follow the link below to get directly to the content site at MRH

Weathering after prototype II

The most recent addition to my proto-weathered collection is done.

This time an old Roundhouse N-Scale “Route Rock” boxcar was the victim. Like to say business as usual – scribbed of the factory lettering for CAPY and COTS, aribrush/acryl fading to a very light blue, removed the fading from the big R and added new and custom printed CAPY, COTS, and reporting marks.

Next was the big rust bleeds and scratches all done with powdered pastels – tendious work but the final result is mind blowing.

A proto photo can be found here : http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/showPicture.aspx?id=2724594

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The comparison to the stock paint shows the heavy fading.

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Live on stage

 

Live on stage :

I will present my weathering art at the International Modellbahn Austellung Cologne from November 17th to 20th.

My workshop is located at the NMRA European Region booth, hall 4.1 booth 1268

More Infos about IMA can be found here

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