Techniques for Spectacular Scenery 2: Rocks, Texture, and Color

In this session you will learn how to apply and color rocks and other ground texture to your scenery base in preparation for scenic details. You will learn about a variety of materials and methods for making scenic rocks. You will also see a demonstration of how to mold, install, and color your own plaster rocks. You will learn about choosing the right color for painting your earth areas. Finally, will see a demonstration of applying basic ground textures for earth and undergrowth.

More in this series:

Techniques for Spectacular Scenery 1: Scenery Base

  • (will not be published)

4 Responses to “Techniques for Spectacular Scenery 2: Rocks, Texture, and Color”

  1. Steve Ruple

    I watched this session earlier, but forgot to leave a comment so I watched it again to refresh what it was about. This session is very helpful in creating the rock formation and coloring the rock. I also enjoyed the coloring process on the rest of the ground cover. Thank you very much for the free classes on the spectacular scenery class.

  2. George Domb

    Scenery2 was incredibly detailed and helpful. I am working on a shelf layout right now. Only one question: Those spray bottles …where can I find those specific ones??? Mine were awful. Too big a spray size and they all broke after a short time!

    • Customer Service

      Hello George,     

      Thank you for contacting us.

      I buy my spray bottles rom a florist. Make sure you clean them out by spraying clear water through them when you’re done!

      If you have any other questions, please chat, email, or call Customer Service. 

      Model Railroad Academy Video Membership

  3. Paul Lichau

    Sessions 1 & 2 were very informative and gave me some great ideas and techniques to start my first layout. Ron is a very fine instructor that covers the details that are necessary. Looking forward to the future sessions!