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In my original version of this post I was missing some required information which was pointed out to me by extraevildave. Here are my 5 entry photos in which you will find my completed work for this entry. I like working small CD sized scenes, especially when trying out a new concept, or doing a piece of scenery just for fun. The base of this scene is made of 2 pieces of foam board (for those that are offended by the general term foam board I mean the stuff that is about 1/8" thick with paper on each side) the lower cut in a circle using a CD as a template and the upper which is further carved to form the river banks. All of the flocking/ vegetation is various woodland scenics products. The smaller rocks are aquarium rocks and the one large rock came from outside. I used various grits of sand in the fire pit as well as pieces of toothpicks painted black to represent charring. I also used sand on the bank of the river. The sand came from Michael's craft store. The paints I used were the common acrylic paints sold in craft stores. I used a black wash on the rocks in the fire ring to represent charring. The wash color is called nulin oil and is made by Citadel. The water is made with clear silicone caulking. As I have been spending a lot of time around actual rivers lately I decided not to over exaggerate the roug parts of the water with dry-brushing. The white cap effect created by dry-brushing is representative of fast flowing rapids. That was not the look I intended to convey. The fish bones are made of fine wires soldered together. The head and tail of the fish are made using aquarium rocks that were close to the right size and shape.

As for intended purpose there is none other than the enjoyment I got from making this.

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My premise is an abandoned camp site. I wanted to fulfill the all natural theme, and also signs of creatures.

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To show more signs of creature activity I wanted to show someone had a meal here. So I made fish bones.

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Unfortunately I rushed the water job and ended up with bubbles.

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WIP thread
Overgrown Battlefield

Well then, nine years after my first attempt at one of these competitions, I've finally completed an entry.

Anyway, I'd been meaning to put together a few CDs fulls of trees to use as cover for various games.

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I started with a pair of 12cm CDs obviously, then glued down the "sockets" for the trees, a few decent sized rocks and bulked it up with some spackle.

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The ground texture is made by painting on some PVA, then sprinkling down small rocks, medium gravel, "dead" static grass, and finally a mix of coarse and fine sand. Once dry, this was sealed with a liberal coat of a custom PVA/water/paint mixture to lock it all in.

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To show that this was once a battlefield, I added a few broken and discarded weapons, helmets and shields, as well as a few mandatory skulls. I alternated between highlighting them with silver and then shading them with washes, and then manually painted on spots of thick rust with orange and red paint. The rocks and the ground were painted with many washes of various colours and some gradually lightening layers of drybrushing.

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The flowering plants are made from a dollar store fake plant. I cut off the tips and painted the little foam balls yellow, then hit them with a wash. The rest of the vegetation is made from coarse foliage, "swamp" flock, and two kinds of static grass, applied in various patches and layers. Parts of the static grass were later painted with a thick wash, with more fresh grass added on top to represent different ages of grass. I applied the flock on and around the trees and rocks to represent moss.

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Adding the trees was pretty much the final step. The slim trunks represent young conifers that have shot up in the handful of years since the battle took place - just enough time for the animals to pick all the flesh off the bones.

For my entry in this competition I decided to make some Sci-Fi plant scatter terrain.

These pieces are made for 25/28 mm gaming but could probably be used for any thing from 6 mm scale up.

The materials used are mainly an assortment of Australian native seedpods, some eucalyptus flower bud caps, some fallen dried up Lilly Pilly fruit and some other plant bits of unknown origin.  Bits of plastic aquarium plants and artificial flowers were painted up and also used.  The assorted flock and tufts are from, Woodland Scenics, Mini Natur, Great Escape Games and Warlord Games.

The leaf litter is a mixture of black and green tea leaves, coffee grounds and and random bits of plant material.

The bases are laser cut MDF from CNC Workshops Miniature Scenery collection, they were covered in fine sand and drybrushed with Sandstone paint.  

All of the pieces are on irregular shaped bases the smallest being a 9 cm by 6 cm pear shape and longest one being 16 cm long and ranging between 3.5 cm and 8 cm in width.  The tallest plant is around 8 cm in height.

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Weird bulbous plants made from eucalyptus seedpods.  The grey looking one to the rear is dead and decaying.
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A different type of plant using the same type of seedpods as before but inverted. 

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Strange plants made from an unknown type of seedpod and flock foliage.

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A large flowering plant made from eucalyptus bud caps and plastic aquarium plant bits.

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An assortment of plants made from Bottlebrush seedpods, a large eucalyptus seedpod and painted bits of plastic aquarium plants.