Topographic Scale Models

Yellowstone National Park

Before the Dams, drainage canals, farmers ditches and water mitigation projects, the rivers flowing from Yellowstone Lake were much wilder and more expansive. Working closely with the museum curators we were able to create this model showing were the waters flowed...

Sinnamahonig

The painting detail required on this model was not about realistic representation. The important features cannot be seen from the air because of the thick forestation. Our work for this visitors center was about communicating the roads, trail systems and the vast...

Mount Agamenicus

The painting detail required on this model was not about realistic representation. The important features cannot be seen from the air because of the thick forestation. Our work for this visitors center was about communicating the roads, trail systems and the vast...

Grand Tetons

This is an educational model and what is better than HANDS ON education. Feeling the contours of the mountains and plains gives kids a unique perspective of their environment. The model, though, has to hold up to this constant contact. We build our touchable models...

Camino Real

Lights and sounds are the highlights of this highly detailed topo model. I show photos here of the raw topo to give you a sense of the size and detail of the 5′ x 10′ project. Fifteen button along the bottom of the display light up multiple LED’s on...

Boulder County Exhibit

This is an educational model and what is better than HANDS ON education. Feeling the contours of the mountains and plains gives kids a unique perspective of their environment. The model, though, has to hold up to this constant contact. We build our touchable models...