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mercedes L3000 with snowplow
jointhepit
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Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Joined: May 14, 2006
KitMaker: 3,829 posts
Armorama: 881 posts
Posted: Friday, January 04, 2013 - 06:40 PM GMT+7
brillant, the usage of coal is new to me,intresting stuff the extra's on the truck too


inspired!

greetz
DOntos
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England - South East, United Kingdom
Joined: July 26, 2012
KitMaker: 89 posts
Armorama: 72 posts
Posted: Friday, January 04, 2013 - 08:07 PM GMT+7
Hi Paolo,
Thanks for replying so swiftly and comprehensively!

I have to say the sand looks so real I genuinely thought you had used real sand and maybe mixed it with thinned glue and the lego bricks were to hold it in a block shape while it dried.

Very impressive! And the same for the rest of the diorama again!

Dan
maartenboersma
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Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Joined: October 10, 2010
KitMaker: 331 posts
Armorama: 315 posts
Posted: Friday, January 04, 2013 - 09:55 PM GMT+7
Verry verry nice work ,topjob on the rocks they rock!
jjcadenhead
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Florida, United States
Joined: November 02, 2010
KitMaker: 30 posts
Armorama: 10 posts
Posted: Saturday, January 05, 2013 - 09:18 AM GMT+7
Outstanding!
jrutman
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Pennsylvania, United States
Joined: April 10, 2011
KitMaker: 6,229 posts
Armorama: 6,223 posts
Posted: Saturday, January 05, 2013 - 10:51 AM GMT+7
Finally discovered this build. It is all superb stuff! Every aspect of it is so well done,I don't know where to start!
J
mcsixtyfive
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Italy
Joined: October 01, 2012
KitMaker: 52 posts
Armorama: 48 posts
Posted: Saturday, January 05, 2013 - 07:37 PM GMT+7
thank you all... I'm glad you like it!

very little progress, today. just start with roots (from, well... real roots from my backyard) and vegetation.


I'm too tired to go ahead tonight, and just had a try with a single fern's leaf from eduard... not bad. hope to continue soon!

bye, p.
mcsixtyfive
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Italy
Joined: October 01, 2012
KitMaker: 52 posts
Armorama: 48 posts
Posted: Sunday, January 06, 2013 - 07:10 PM GMT+7
well, the we is near to its end, and I did very little advance... just paint the fern leafs, and try one plant in situ.

it seems too brilliant and evident, compared with the surroundings, I think I have to tone it down, or light up the tones of the woods!
panzerconor
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Massachusetts, United States
Joined: February 08, 2012
KitMaker: 1,268 posts
Armorama: 1,250 posts
Posted: Sunday, January 06, 2013 - 07:13 PM GMT+7
I would just tone down the plant, the woods are colored perfectly

-Conor
jrutman
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Pennsylvania, United States
Joined: April 10, 2011
KitMaker: 6,229 posts
Armorama: 6,223 posts
Posted: Monday, January 07, 2013 - 09:58 AM GMT+7
I agree. I think toning down the fern is a good idea. The rest is coming along brilliantly though! I love the roots and rocks and pines. Your method for making the rocks is a lot faster than the one I use!!
J