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Old 07-04-2020, 05:52 AM   #4 (permalink)
Batsco
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Originally Posted by Rufus View Post
I’m looking for some large posters or panorama to hang around the layout so it won’t look so basement workshop/man cave. Vintage trackside, village, countryside,etc. I was also looking for borderstrip of stone wall or the like. Any suggestions or sources? Got pictures of yours?

For countryside have you thought about painting your own?
This is my attempt using acrylic house paint coloured with artist's acrylics.
https://ringbalin.blogspot.com/searc...Latest%20Posts

For stone walls try this method.
https://ringbalin.blogspot.com/p/soft-rock.html

For backdrops this guy is an inspiration.
https://platform1mrc.com/p1mrc/index...k-scenes.1629/

This how I got started
https://platform1mrc.com/p1mrc/index...ackdrops.4560/

Give it a go on a piece of scrap board and you may just inlock the hidden artist.

The platform1 mrc has heaps of very good modelers who may be of some help it is mostly HO scale but you can just scale up anything you see and like.

I am going to do this on my G scale layout using fibre cement as my board.
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