Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Satoshi Araki

Someone on the MODEL RAIL RADIO group posted a link showing the work of Satoshi Araki and it totally blew me away. The miniature work is so fine and so detailed that it makes my mind swim knowing how many hours are involved in each detail.

I love the size and scope of many of these little modules, too. Many are small footprint, freestanding box frames that would fit on a shelf of table with ease. Really amazing stuff.

There are more photos of his artwork here:

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

China Steam 2012

A fun little Narrow Gauge line in China. Not sure why, but I really like it. :)
I can see doing a little side layout with this sort of setup in the future. Such potential for scenery and detail!

"Narrow gauge railways in Central China (Chongqing and Sichuan provinces. To the best of my knowledge the Jianghe line is now closed. Part 2 is here: