This is a picture of a pillow I embroidered with a stitch namend "petit-point". I made the white seat a long time ago, with help of a tutorial in a book mentioned in my post about the couch and armchair. The measurements of the cushion are 2,5 x 2,5 cm.
Mississippi River Bridge - Finishing Touch
Final piece of the Mississippi River bridge is the stairway up to the control house which I did this afternoon. I've been putting together an article about the contruction of the bridge. Which magazine should I submit it to; Model Railroader, N Scale Railroading or N Scale? I'm leaning toward N scale Model Railroading, have not decided for sure.
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Beginning of the End, and a New Beginning.
Last train on the Thomas Sub crosses the Cumberland Narrows at Hinshaw. Starting on Saturday, February 9, I began the process of dismantling the Western Maryland Western lines N scale layout. I spent a few hours running two extras to clear all the rolling stock from the outer reaches of the railroad. The first was a move up to Elkins Yard, where a couple of dozen hoppers were left. These would be brought down the hill in two sections, with stops in Thomas and Luke to clear a few cars from…