Simon Atkinson Modelmaking 

A collection of images showcasing a small sample of Simon's modelmaking commissions over a 35 year career.




Space Shuttle Columbia and Launch Pad  Display for the London Museum of Science And Technology.  


Portable Flight Simulator system for the MRCA (Tornado) Fighter Bomber.      BA Systems/ Hugh Watson Partnership

FILM & TV Models & Miniatures


 Utopian People Housing - Shangri-la Towers for Terry Gilliam's BRAZIL       Scale Model Assiciates/ David Wightman 


The LIPARUS Tanker Exterior and Interior Miniatures for The Spy Who Loved Me - Space Models / United Artists (Middle and bottom pictures show full size set - for ref) 


The LONDON Spacecraft for the BBC TV series Blakes 7  Above is the model today and below Ian Scoones original sketch from which Simon designed and built the miniature and the LONDON as seen on screen during the first episode of Blakes 7. Space Models Ltd /BBCTV (Photographs courtesy of Mat Irvine)





The LIBERATOR from BBC TV's Blakes 7  The original model built by Gary Dickens, David Seymour with detailing by Simon Atkinson. Space Models/BBCTV (Photograph courtesy of Mat Irvine)

 MILLENNIUM FALCON Classic Cinema Display.


Star Wars X-Wing Fighter : Ralph McQuarrie's original concept art version.

Private collector

MUSEUM models & Displays

YORK MINSTER UNDERCROFT DISPLAY :  National Trust/ Robin Wade Partnership/ Scale Model Associates -David Wightman                        


THE ARCHBISHOP'S PALACE: MAIDSTONE. Detailed and illuminated part sectional display model. Robin Wade Partnership/ Scale Model Associates - David Wightman














 KATSURA PALACE & GARDENS  Scottish National Museum / AD Modelmaking 


ABERGYNOLWYN STATION : 1:20 Scale Talyllyn Railway





Williams F1 Car - Half size.  Amalgam Modelmakers & Designers


PENSKE Indycar Aspect Modelmakers


 1:12 Scale Ffestiniog Railway 'TALIESIN' - Under construction