Since the Original Village Display Tips was published, there have been many new pieces added to each village. There have even been new villages added. Village Display Tips: Volume II provides ideas incorporating the newer pieces. Several of the themes included are developing village layouts around focal points to produce a strong village design; adding multiple trains and other animation; seasonal and non-snow displays; building up instead of out; using wheat lighting to create marvelous effects; and other ways to assimilate water, create mountains and incorporate backgrounds. Additionally, there are numerous detailing projects to enhance the overall display. Volume II is another valuable asset for making your Christmas or year 'round village displays truly special. No collector should be without these informative references.
The Original Village Display Tips book is a basic reference to assist in the development of stunning village displays! Village Display Tips: Volume II is more advanced.