So back in the spring of 2010 I was watching some documentary on PBS about "prison art", showcasing some pretty impressive
arts-and-crafts projects made by inmates using whatever they could scrounge up. And I thought to myself that I
could do that, since I'm notoriously stingy and have a lot of free time on my hands.
And thus was born the "Prison Art Chronicles", my occasional series of model and diorama projects, all scratch-
built from trash and junk from around my house and workplace. The goal is to create something unique without
spending more than a couple of bucks on each.
Do not expect anything "professional" here, by the way, I will be the first to admit that I have zero natural
Below are the step-by-step build logs for each project...