Disney World · Holidays

Painting a 36″ x 36″ canvas painting of the Haunted Mansion Wallpaper (with glow in the dark eyes)

One of the most iconic parts of the haunted mansion ride is the purple wallpaper with the ghostly faces.  The design has been put on virtually everything possible from clothes and blankets to shower curtains and shoes. As we have turned to house into the Haunted Mansion for a Halloween party for the last few… Continue reading Painting a 36″ x 36″ canvas painting of the Haunted Mansion Wallpaper (with glow in the dark eyes)

Disney World · Model Train

l:87 Scratch Build Haunted Mansion Miniature with lights

On Aug 9 1969 the Haunted Mansion opened it doors for a press event and to the public 3 days later.  This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the ride.  To commemorate it and to kick off our this season's blogs of our Haunted Mansion themed builds we have redesigned the site with a new… Continue reading l:87 Scratch Build Haunted Mansion Miniature with lights

Model Train

1:87 scale scratch made Merida’s Ring of Stones from Brave

One of my daughter's favorite movies is Brave.  It was the theme of her birthday party the year it came out.  It was natural that she would want to include the magical stone circle from the film in our fictional train village.  This was the first build she did all by her self.  She sculpted… Continue reading 1:87 scale scratch made Merida’s Ring of Stones from Brave