The Marmo Method Modelbuilding Guide #1: Building The Bates Mansion from Psycho by Richard Marmo
Approx. 6,030 words.
Published on April 2, 2013.
This guide details the construction of the 1/87th scale Polar Lights kit of the famous (or infamous) Bates Mansion featured is the classic movie Psycho. Construction techniques for a scratchbuilt hill to mount it on is included.
Learn how to replicate chalky, cracked, weatherbeaten paint. Finally, scenicing/landscaping methods are described that tie everything together.