Richard built his first model at age five, a plastic kit of a Saab Draaken jet fighter. He put himself through school building models & has worked as a model builder since the 1970s. Richard received an AA degree in Industrial Model Building from Mission College in Santa Clara, California in the mid-1980s.
Richard works in N, TT, HO, S, O & G scales.
Richard works in our Andersen Model Kits shop as well as offering craftsman Model Building Services.
He built the pilot model in mixed stone for our line of Custom roundhouses & Machine Shops, pictured below. Here are some examples of Richard's work:
Mixed Stone Roundhouse
Richard's Bernardo Miramontes Adobe
Richard just completed this model for the 1861 Spanishtown Diorama, pictured below, which is on display at 324 Main street, Half Moon Bay, Califronia, free admission, any daytime hour.