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Personal logo Extra Crispy Sponsoring Member of TMP24 Aug 2021 11:06 a.m. PST

I bought a box of 6mm scenery. The buildings are pretty rough, even crude by today's standards, but certainly serviceable. But of these a few are so poorly cast I'd almost rather bin them. But waste not want not.

I drilled a hole in them and made a kebab of clump foliage. Gave it a heavy coat of gray spray paint, then some black wash. I'll add flames and a dry brush of light gray, as well as painting the building bits.

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Louie N24 Aug 2021 11:10 a.m. PST

works well

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP24 Aug 2021 11:20 a.m. PST

Good idea. It works.

Rick the Grumpy Gnome24 Aug 2021 11:30 a.m. PST

I agree, a good idea that works well.

Mirosav24 Aug 2021 11:40 a.m. PST

Effective use of scrap buildings.

stephen m24 Aug 2021 12:06 p.m. PST

Great idea and great use of what would have been landfill.

Zeelow24 Aug 2021 12:37 p.m. PST

Excellent visual aid for "the feel" of the battlefield drama.

rustymusket24 Aug 2021 1:27 p.m. PST

Looks very good! Please show the update when you put in the flames. I would like to see it.

Micman Supporting Member of TMP24 Aug 2021 3:03 p.m. PST

Great idea. I have a bunch of buildings that I should to that with.

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP24 Aug 2021 3:44 p.m. PST

Good concept. Worked well. Congrats!

I also would like to see them finished up.

BrockLanders24 Aug 2021 3:45 p.m. PST

Great idea!

Personal logo Sgt Slag Supporting Member of TMP24 Aug 2021 4:10 p.m. PST

+11! Looking forward to seeing them finished. Cheers!

Thresher0124 Aug 2021 6:53 p.m. PST

Looking good to me.

Polyfill also works well.

Personal logo Extra Crispy Sponsoring Member of TMP25 Aug 2021 9:45 a.m. PST

Decided to base them and add gardens etc. to make them into little vignettes. WIP

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Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP25 Aug 2021 8:31 p.m. PST

Great idea

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