Today it gives me great pleasure to welcome back Master Gram Spina aka @hotrod_crazy with another masterful How-To Guide covering some of the more intricate details around creating a 1:64 scale diorama for your Hot Wheels and assorted diecast cars.
I guess one could say Gram is showing us how to put the DRAMA back in DIORAMA – because let’s be honest, a diorama without any is simply an io. And WTF’s an io?!?!? Exactly! … no more questions your honor 😉
MMMMM… I love the smell of alliteration in the morning 😉 Today we pay a long awaited visit to the diorama shelf to celebrate the arrival of both the Matchbox and Hot Wheels castings of the 2016 Mazda MX5. The funny thing is that in the same week I picked up both models I also scored a Johnny Lightning Mazda Miata MX-5 (model circa 2000) so really, the fact a meet occurred on the diorama shelf soon after was no surprise at all....
Today I will be … sitting back and enjoying this awesome How To Guide with you while a creative and talented Hot Wheels Customizer and close (IG) friend of mine shares his tricks of the trade. Introducing Gram Spina aka @hwc_hwcrazy The first thing you should know about Gram is he is 14. 14!! Certainly makes me feel old at 37 (38 in a week) but what amazes me is how much talent this kid has already. Seems the sky really is the...
Life on the diorama shelf is hectic and hilarious, but when death comes to town he’s riding a Honda Monkey and that’s…OK that’s totally hilarious too!
From celebrating Australia Day to rumours of Snoopy being involved in vehicle theft the last month has been crazier than a bag of cats on the diorama shelf!
It’s been a while since we checked out what life has been like on the diorama shelf and so I thought I would update you all on the comings and goings of diorama life, which might I add is looking hellasweet indeed.
How to build a diorama [shelf] for your custom Hot Wheels and diecast cars to play on.
Life on the diorama shelf is busier than ever with Harleys, Hotrods and Hot wheels a plenty. Let’s have a Snoop…
Take a video walk-through my Hotwheels Collection and visit a world in 1:64 scale. An assortment of diecast cars, dioramas, and dust. Lots of dust.
A collection of some of my favourite Ferraris, including Magnum PI’s 308GTS and the always stunning 288GTO. Also included are some classic F1 cars including the gorgeous 156 and what collection would be complete without the most expensive of them all – the Ferrari 250GTO
My Tribute to Paul Walker, his Ford Escort and The Fast and Furious Franchise in 1:64 scale.
This week life on the diorama shelf is looking very hellasweet indeed. It’s all Japan this week with some of my favourite JDM customs