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Prince Rupert of the Rhine13 Jan 2020 11:28 p.m. PST

This time a watering hole and some wildlife

More on my Blog, for those interested, here

Personal logo ochoin Supporting Member of TMP13 Jan 2020 11:37 p.m. PST

Rupert, you are a prince of a terrain maker.

I am, frankly, jealous.

Prince Rupert of the Rhine13 Jan 2020 11:49 p.m. PST

Thank you sir.

To be fair though I'm constantly surprising myself how well things keep turning out. I've built plenty of not so great scenery over the years.

This time around I've found myself inspired by watching YouTube videos by model railway and diorama builders there are so many great ideas on those videos and seeing people actually doing things rather than reading about them has really helped me put some ideas I've had into practice.

Chuckaroobob14 Jan 2020 7:54 a.m. PST

Great looking terrain! And remember the first rule: never get between a hippo and the river.

Prince Rupert of the Rhine14 Jan 2020 10:25 a.m. PST

I think the first rule is don't go anywhere near hippo infested water…

14 Jan 2020 10:39 a.m. PST

Very nice!

Grelber14 Jan 2020 10:43 a.m. PST

The water hole is great!

I see your research into hippos led you across pink oil. You learn the oddest things in this hobby!


Personal logo StoneMtnMinis Supporting Member of TMP14 Jan 2020 10:59 a.m. PST

Looking good. If you want some further inspiration, check out this thread at LAF:


79thPA Supporting Member of TMP14 Jan 2020 11:39 a.m. PST

That stuff is sweet. Two thumbs up.

SgtGuinness14 Jan 2020 7:08 p.m. PST

+1 to Ochoin!

Personal logo FlyXwire Supporting Member of TMP21 Jan 2020 6:14 p.m. PST

I think I'd have a hard time playing on this type of terrain board…..

……"roll what?", "hey don't bother me, I'm busy sight-seeing". ;)

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