June Meeting & July Notice

Hello everyone,

The June Meeting was a huge success. We had several new members as well as a few guests. The regular meeting content was foreshortened to ensure that our guest presenter had sufficient time to complete his demo.

 

For the content section of the meeting, we were extremely fortunate to have Master Model Builder Dave Browne give a clinic on “Chipping” and “Hairspray Weathering”. The Demo was a great success and enjoyed by everyone! Huge thanks to Dave for taking the time to visit our club and provide such informative content. Members, please don’t forget to check out http://www.hornethobbies.com and stay tuned for more exciting club events!

The JULY Meeting will be at 7 pm, Wednesday, July 12th at Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Meeting Hall. The venue is located at 799 Homeview Road in London.

PROGRAM CONTENT: Julys’ program will be a presentation by Flex-I-File (http://www.flex-i-file.com) tools and techniques in the modelling world. They will be bringing a small sampling of their products for sale so don’t forget to bring a little extra cash.

Hope to see you there!

Gerry – President

Link to map of venue:

Map to Earl Nichols Recreation Centre

Remember Club Meeting Tonight Wednesday June 14th at Nichol’s

May Meeting & June Notice

Hello everyone,

The May Meeting was our first attempt at adding digital video media to the club. We tested podcasting equipment as well as a DSLR camera. Future plans include videos of presentations and demonstrations and possible availability of full meeting video for our members who cannot make it to the live meeting. More about this in upcoming meetings.

The Show and Tell section of the meeting contained many examples of models that received recognition for excellence at the Torcan Model Show. IPMS London was well represented at the show and many members came home with medals. Congratulations to all the winners as well as all that entered models in the contest.

We had a guest (David Phair) from the Sarnia Area Scale Modelers Group. Dave brought a selection of his modeling work for the Show and Tell. Some very nice examples of that branch of the hobby.

The Theme Content of this meeting was “Master Panel” where members brought forward their questions to a panel of the clubs master builders. This was well received with many interesting questions and insightful answers. Thank you very much to the panel.

 

The JUNE Meeting will be at 7pm, Wednesday June 14TH at Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Meeting Hall. The venue is located at 799 Homeview Road in London. To all those bringing models for the show and tell section of the meeting, they will be displayed as usual on the center tables for all to inspect and appreciate, but there will be no formal review of the table as we will be tight for time due to the programme content of the show.

PROGRAM CONTENT: This months programme will be a demonstration of weathering techniques that will include, but not be limited to, the Hairspray Technique of Micro Chipping. This demonstration will be given by Dave Browne who is acknowledged around the world as a Master Model Builder and also the proud owner of an excellent hobby store located in the GTA. Dave will be bringing a small selection of products with him so anyone interested in purchasing please bring cash.

Hope to see you there!

Gerry – President

Link to map of venue:

Map to Earl Nichols Recreation Centre

May 2017 Meeting Pics

Pics from the May meeting
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