It’s a funny old world.
Pretty much, every week, I get emails asking, “Why do you show so many American layouts?”
And I get just as many saying, “Can you show more less British and more American layouts?”
Well, the truth is, I’m not fussy – I don’t give a jot where they come from, what their theme is, or their era.
If there’s something to learn from them, or marvel at, I publish.
But I know what folk mean – have a look at these two for example. Polar opposites when it comes each side of the Atlantic:
Polar opposites… but some real gems of wisdom.
But sometimes, no layout is necessary to tap in to some sage advice. Have a look at the comments in this one:
So there you go – oh, and one last thing. I also get mails everyday asking why I don’t publish the scale / gauge / track plan of some layouts. It’s all very simple: I publish everything I get. If I don’t have it, I can’t publish it.
That’s all for today.
If the posts have got your creative juices flowing, don’t forget the Beginner’s Guide is here.