Here’s some of today’s work. Whilst I’ve still got the exit end to work out in terms of view blocks and structures, the head shunt end is pretty much finalised.
These are Woodland Scenics tree armatures, with their new dark brown Poly Fiber. A clump of this new colour was given to me to try by Peter Marriott at Warley, the normal colour being a light to medium green. This new colour works really well, the tree foliage is a mix of only three colours, textures come from one being ground foam, and the other two differing sizes of scatter material.
As the trees stand there’s some shadow fall onto the back scene. However the lighting rig is yet to be designed and fitted, now I have a good idea of the volume and height of the rearmost trees. The woodland will extend the full length of the layout, so…
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