Category Archives: Garage Kit Tutorial

Other Techniques (Seamline Removal, Putty, Panel line, Decals…)

  Learn all about Fillers & Glue —Explain the different types of gap filling materials, glues, etc. http://www.scalemodelguide.com/construction/materials/learn-gap-fillers/ http://www.scalemodelguide.com/construction/materials/learn-glue/   Techniques and Uses for Milliput putty —Using Milliput epoxy putty, but the techniques can be used with same kinds of putty. http://www.scalemodelguide.com/construction/techniques/techniques-uses-milliput-putty/   Seamline Removal —Using Gundam model as example —Suited for all plastic models.…
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Diorama/Display/Maintenance

  How to Make a Diorama —Some photos and a pretty good collection of videos http://www.stormthecastle.com/mainpages/dioramas/diorama_tutorial1.htm —or you can check out their youtube playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2A46EAE25F40A25E   Diorama Water Effects Tutorial Part 1&2 —An easy, fast, and cheap way to do http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFOpc8Q6a7M http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6wtWCKsx30I   How to make realistic model trees –Try it! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0YWVTWcwQLM   Making Display…
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Photography

  Basic Tutorial –For beginners. http://www.gundammodelkits.com/naos-figure-photography-tutorial-by-vixion.html http://www.gundammodelkits.com/basic-tutorial-for-dslr-camera-nikon-by-vixion.html   Figure Photography Tutorial 2.0 —Easy way to photograph your finished kits of figures http://otakudan.com/2008/08/figure-photography-tutorial-20.html   Debunking the Myths of Miniature Photography —Cheaper, easier way to take pictures http://www.dakkadakka.com/wiki/en/Debunking_the_Myths_of_Miniature_Photography   How to prep an image with Photoshop —Short tutorial of making your photo better using Photoshop http://www.dakkadakka.com/wiki/en/How_to_prep_an_image_with_Photoshop  …
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Tools

  Tools for start —For garage/resin kits building (with video) http://leonasworkshop.com/how-to/tools/   Various hobby tools — For Gundam and other plastic models http://www.gundammodelkits.com/tutorial-various-hobby-tool.html   Hobby Tips: Sculpting tools and thoughts —For miniatures http://rustandthecity.blogspot.tw/2012/01/hobby-tips-sculpting-tools-and-thoughts.html   Resin Tips —Preparation, tools, assembly, Priming http://www.forgeworld.co.uk/Downloads/Product/PDF/R/resintips.pdf
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