Sunday, 7 July 2013

XXV. Making Terrain

I'm continuing my work on terrain. For now it's just trees, fences and smaller "flavour" pieces, as I'm warming up for actual buildings. : D

First, another Hanging Tree is done. Shame the sculpts are nearly identical; the only difference is the position of the rope (and the men originally hanging from them were different, but I didn't want them there). I added some mushrooms, fern and leaves to the bases:



 Now for some scratchbuilt terrain. This is a wooden cross, symbol of the Church of Saints. Heavily weathered, just as I like them. The body is balsa and matchsticks, the flowery thingies are greenstuff, and the candles are from the GW Empire Wizard kit:


Finally, this is my fence prototype. Another three are in WIP stage, and more will follow. You can never have too many of those. Balsa and matchsticks again.

3 comments:

  1. Nice trees. How tall are they, compared to GW woods?

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    1. They're about the same height, with GW trees only slightly taller. These stand on 50mm bases. I'll put a comparison shot for you into my next post. : )

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  2. It's amazing how good looking you've made Balsa wood and Matchsticks.....

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