This is the Lowell Smith Signature Series and RailSmith blog, (or perhaps it's better called, ‘stories around the caboose stove’). Either way, bookmark this page for updates as they happen and check back regularly!
A nice day turned very sad when we heard of the passing of Diane Disney Miller, who is the daughter of Walt Disney and just an amazing woman. Here is the link to the information posted at The Walt Disney Family Museum. A dark cloud will be over the museum when we are there Saturday,…Read More »
It is just like Christmas when a production run arrives here! The moment of opening the box, and gazing for the first time, a train that was probably thought of years before and took at least a year to produce. It is very exciting for me and I hope you feel the same way. …Read More »
Most folks I talk with love the fall season. It comes and goes so fast though, there is little time to enjoy the most colorful time of the year. Two weeks ago Barb and I did something we have never done before, we joined some friends at an apple press party. The result was…Read More »
Save the Date! On Saturday November 30th, 2013 Barb and I will be in San Francisco at the Walt Disney Family Museum. This will be a fun event where I release and unveil, for the first time, the 2013 Christmas car. This years car as in the past, will be very special and is really…Read More »
I really love the fall season. Every year, as the days get colder, it is a reminder of the fun hobby of model railroading. And although it truly is not a seasonal hobby for me, it is the time of year the focus comes back indoors after the fun warm days of summer. Last night…Read More »
A trip of a lifetime is one way to describe our Silver Smith Tour of 2013. Our private rail cars traveled on the California Zephyr, The Empire Builder, and The Coast Starlight circling our wonderful country through the Rockies, the plains, the Cascades and back home. The Silver Lariat (The Silver Smith) dome car, The…Read More »
We’ve just finished a beautiful new website redesign and development project! What do you think? We’ve made it easier to navigate, purchase, and find information, and have made it more dynamic by adding galleries, testimonials, and a blog! Keep a close eye on this site by subscribing to our RSS feed or bookmarking us! We’ll be…Read More »