(with a little help from Paul Race) for Big Indoor TrainsTM
Free Scenery "Set Pieces"Here's a way to add a vertical dimension to your temporary railroad or display village for little or no money. You need:
Making the Base
Making the Trees
Arrange and Install
Hopefully this article gives you ideas for many other projects you can use to dress up your temporary railroad or village display. Also, there is no reason your base has to represent snow - you could leave off the glitter and use sawdust with green or orange highlights to represent grass or autumn leaves, for example.
For other article on making scenery trees for indoor trains and towns, check out the following links.
Other Articles about Glitterhouses and temporary railroads and display villages include:
Other Putz House Resources:
Other Articles that Discuss Putzes and Christmas Villages of the mid-20th Century:
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