I tried bond paper, tissue and cooking parchment for the tent fabric. I think the cooking parchment worked the best.
For those that don't know, "hooch" is the Vietnam era slang for a field expedient shelter built by U.S. Army soldiers.
|Ipad showing prototype photo for reference. The twigs are prepared for construction.|
|Lincoln Logs were some of my favorite toys as a child. Building these hooches reminded of them.|
|How the scene is shaping up. I can't decide how to treat the spot where the wagon |
would cross the tracks. I'll probably make some kind of corduroy road or planks.
|Even with wet ballast, it is starting to look good. Next up is to paint the backdrop in this area.|