There's small, and there's REALLY small!

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  1. Clave

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    Now that is small! I would say it would be much too tedious for me though.
     
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    ufff...
     
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    I think Willard Wigan from Birmingham is among the best of the micro modelers it takes him ages for each model I have seen his work several times but only recently found a web site dedicated to his work.
     

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    Incredible. I'd sure hate to work tediously on something like that only to sneeze and lose it somewhere. :mad:
     
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    Me too. They are incredible Lee, the detail and the size!
     
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    I went to Spain a few years ago and one of the exhibits at a minature museum was a copy of Da Vinci's the last supper painted on a grain of rice. I forget the artists name but it was a real master piece in minature.
    This is the link to Willard Wigan's site
    http://www.willard-wigan.com/
     
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    Thanks for the link. His work is unbelievable.
    I think I've seen pics of that grain of rice you mention.
     
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    they're amazing models..............
     
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    I like the elephant on the pin head at that scale it means the pin is 100ft across.
     
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    He must be crazy...
     
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    Possibly but he's got very steady hands.
     
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