Trompe Stairway Day 5 - Finishing scale model | Jacqueline Hill Prestige Art Collection

Worked in the studio again today to finish constructing the scale model of the stairs. Bit of origami, bit of glue, and a few pins! Here’s what the finished model looks like:

I added a few more touches of paint, but there’s a way to go yet: this is only the undercolour. I’m planning to add lots of details to this design.

Having a 3D model like this means it will be so much easier to check out what it will look like from all the angles you would view the staircase from, whether you are going up the stairs or down.

Here’s a bit of time lapse of how I got it to this point: