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Mouseling Tavern diorama – WIP

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After a few years of almost no painting I wanted to start again with a new project. The mouselings looked fun to paint.
After I received the set I started thinking about making a display for the mouselings. The plan is to make the interior of a tavern in a box. On one side the bar and on the other side a stage for the musicians.

The front of the box wil be two stories high with a sloping ceiling to the back. This is the test layout.

 

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I've been toying with the idea of doing something like this myself. I look forward to seeing how yours comes out.

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Made the floor out of strips of very thin balsawood. On the left the floor is raised behind the bar and the bar is already in place. The mouselings are quite small, so the bar is lower than I would make it for a normal 28mm mini.

On the left is the stage for the musicians.

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Big change of plans!

 

 

I am doing both the inside and outside of the tavern. This means creating a room behind the stairs so I can hide the battery below it. The doorway behind the bar is closed off with a cupboard. Minor problem: The cupboard is higher than the floor of room above it. :rock:  I will have to think about a solution.

 

I made a new sidewall with a door and a window and framed the outside wall with balsawood. Added a chimney for the fireplace.

 

 

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To expand a bit on my earlier post (I was rendered speechless with excitement), I want one! ::o:

 

Where did you get the barrels?

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minibart;

 

You have got my full attention! Looking outstanding so far...looking forward to the progress!

 

Paul (Catdancer)

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