Weathering for Railway Modellers : Volume 1 - Locomotives and Rolling Stock Paperback
by George Dent
Once seen as a niche practice, the craft of weathering has now become firmly rooted in the railway modelling mainstream. Not simply a means of rendering models in layers of dirty paint, weathering involves a myriad of techniques aimed at improving realism, including distinctive surface textures, highlights and shading, burnishing and peeling paint finishes. The weathering process beings out the best in a model, making moulded relief or a lustrous livery really stand out. As well as replicating the real world more closely, weathering also helps a model to look at home within a scenic setting.
Aimed at modellers of all abilities and eras, this book is an essential guide to creating the most realistic locomotives and rolling stock in any scale.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 208 pages, 660 colour photographs
- Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/07/2017
- Category: Model railways
- ISBN: 9781785003301
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