|The board starts as just some insulation foam with bits of sheet metal glued to it.|
|Next a layer of spackling to smooth it all out.|
|Basic structure put together and casting some details.|
|Started work on the front porch and laid down some plasti-card to form a base for the roof. The tool up front is the spoon burnisher used to press in the boards.|
I'm thinking the roof is going be done similarly. I'm guessing it would either be shakes or slates in reality so I'm going to try to press the pattern into the balsa wood and see how that turns out.