Re: Accurail MKT 36’ boxcar here’s and article with brown washes


Charlie Duckworth
 

I’d read this article on building and weathering a white reefer and ordered a bottle of Vallejo Brown wash to see how I could weather my own light colored cars.  While Jim doesn’t go into detail I watched a few YouTube videos on how to apply washes.  Plus there’s others on how to make your own using acrylic paint, water and alcohol which obviously is much cheaper.  I’ve always used oils for pin washes but this adds another method.

Here’s what got me interested…

https://myp48.wordpress.com/2020/03/06/modeling-a-beauty-from-jim-zwernemann/

here’s how to make washes…

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=1i61SlfOD34

and a ‘how to’ on using them…

https://youtu.be/pwxlB0aFjJo

Charlie Duckworth 

Omaha, Ne.

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