Category: Scenery

Seaport Maintenance Pt. 2

I’ve spent a good deal of time finishing off the Port of Seattle Seaport Maintenance Facility. This building has been…

Paint & Paint Again

Paint I posted recently about the Concrete Ecology Blocks I picked up from ZYX Creative. I’ve been slowly painting and…


My work desk has been occupied by about 30 HO scale containers I’ve been weathering over the last few weeks….

Last tree

Landscaping – A Little Bit Every Day

This week has been full of short work sessions to get a little done each day and it’s paying off….

Sugar and Steam tracks ballasted.

Rock Out

Ballast My weekend modeling efforts went mostly toward ballasting the Industrial Lead, Sugar and Steam tracks. I used an assortment…

Ecology Blocks Found

In my  recent post Barriers. I mentioned how I could not find a suitable stand in for the concrete ecology…

71.275 + 71.023

HVAC Colors

I’ve been experimenting with colors to paint rooftop details. While most of the pipes and vents will be painted a…

Patrick chipping barriers.

Chipped Barriers

I decided to try Vallejo Chipping Medium for some of the Jersey barriers on the layout. I used paint to…

BLMA K-Rail Barriers


Thousands of traffic barriers are placed throughout the Seattle Terminal. They keep the trains and the traffic separated and serve…