NerdForge Turns Their New Studio Into a Medieval Workshop
On the latest NerdForge, Martina and Hansi begin to move into their new studio and workshop space. Not content with white walls and ceiling, they turn the studio area of their new space into a Medieval fantasy workshop.
There are some good prop-making tips here, like antiquing glass bottles by covering them in white glue and paint washes and creating crusty ol’ scrolls by soaking paper in coffee.
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