Create a more realistic scene behind and around your model railroad! This book shows you how, from ground cover and rockwork, to trees, water, and more. Learn the finishing touches that give a railroad character. Includes photographs of models and prototype scenes for inspiration.
Acknowledgments, Introduction, pp. 4-6;
The Function of a Backdrop, pp. 7-12;
Considering the Scene, pp. 13-18;
Constructing a Backdrop, pp. 19-24;
Painting the Backdrop, pp. 25-42;
Moving to the Tabletop, pp. 43-48;
Modeling Rocks, pp. 49-54;
Ground Textures, pp. 55-60;
Trees, pp. 61-66;
Water, pp. 67-72;
Blending Scenery, pp. 73-80.
Kalmbach Publishing, softcover, 80 pages, 8.25 x 10.75 x .25 in., Color photographs and illustrations.