Making Tabletop Gaming Terrain Pieces with Coffee Stirring Sticks
Here are some great ideas for how to use the lowly wooden coffee stirring stick to create doors, storage crates, coffins, and other terrain accessories for your roleplaying and tabletop miniatures games. Or as part of a diorama build.
All you need are a fistful of sticks from your corner Starbucks, some scrap styrofoam, glue, and paints. And these are easy enough to do that any gamer can make them regardless of modeling skill level.
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