Arte e Artigianato, con un Po 'di Magia


(Art and Craft, with a little Magic)

Thursday, October 18, 2018

TERRANOVA - Parte Quarta

Terranova - Slate Tile Roof: I just made a small roof for Terranova, and wanted some weathered and battered slate shingles for it. I discovered the solution on the "Minworks" Blog. https://minworks.blogspot.com/2010/…/slatelookrooftiles.html
His technique uses a cardboard base (I used egg cartons for added texture) and a skim-coat of spackle or plaster. Brilliant and convincing in 1" scale. Here is an example of the roof I built...
Slate roof at Terranova