Designing, Printing & Applying your own decals

Live streaming 03/19/2022 8:30 PM EDT

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Have you ever wanted to apply your own decals? What about designing or printing your own decals? Well if you’re one of those people or even if you aren’t we’re sure you’ll learn something new on our next live stream of Large Scale Consolidated Live! Our guest should be someone many recognize if you watched our show on weathering last season. That’s right, Charlie Zimmerman has returned and this time he is going to cover designing, printing and applying decals. Having been in model railroading since 1982 Charlie has done many custom locomotives and cars which we will see throughout the show but more importantly he’ll be taking us step by step through the decal process. By the end of the show you should have the knowledge and confidence to work with decals yourself. Charlie also has his own garden railroad, the Smoke & Oak Railroad of which you can see many videos of on his YouTube channel “Garden RR”. Follow the link below to go to the show!

So, what are some of the things we are going to see and discuss in this episode?

How to properly design decals.

Printing your own decals

Applying decals and how to seal them.

Below you will find links to to Charlies various online presences


Weathered Models group on Flickr:

Garden RR Youtube:

Live Steam and Outdoor RR magazine:

Smoke and Oak RR: