Iron Age Round House



I've been experimenting with modeling thatch in Blender with an alpha brush, and put together this 15mm Iron Age round-house, as used by the ancient Celts — it's a bit early for my period, but they were still being used occasionally in the early medieval era.

The thatch is a bit too pronounced for my taste, but I don't think it looks too terrible. More practice is needed, obviously.



I've refined the thatch a bit, and added some bark detail to the posts. I'll put it on to print overnight and see how well it does with my 0.4mm nozzle.

[Edit:]
Alas, my computer shat itself without warning before I could slice the new version, so I haven't been able to print one. The machine is off at Computer Hospital right now, so hopefully I'll have it back soon.

3 comments:

  1. Looks great! Will be very useful for the Roman era. Are you planing on uploading it to Thingiverse or Wargames3D?

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    1. Eventually, but at the moment my computer is bung and I'm waiting to get it back from the Computer Hospital.

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