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Hi everyone,

Lately I've been using throw-away plastic bits like blister packs and sauce cups as molds to make plaster buildings. It's a pretty cheap way to get a lot of buildings and once you start collecting things to use as molds you'll be amazed at what's out there.

https://youtu.be/Yvmb6F_2ivw

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Look, I already have a problem where I keep bits of styrofoam packing that "Could make a pretty cool bunker some day", which, of course, I never use.  I didn't need to watch this video.

 

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Good ideas here for the smaller scales of terrain or even the slightly larger scale terrain to add details.

 

Glad I watched the vid.

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papabees, they're decal paper run through an inkjet printer. I print them out of Illustrator so I can print 100% black, 100% cyan, and 60% magenta to make a richer black.

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Neat! I did a large blister from a AA Battery Package yesterday. Figure it will make a cool power station or something. :D

 

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Great now I have to keep EVERYTHING!! lol

You don't already?  I have to purge occasionally I've kept so much stuff.

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Shoot! I just realized I had saved a lid that had nice indentations on it, but I think it got thrown away by those who clean! Rats.

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