Upcoming Meeting Dates and Themes
Typical meeting schedule:
7:00 - 7:30 PM
Doors open, social time as people arrive.
7:30 - 8:30 PM
Meeting starts 7:30ish. Go around the table, share current projects you are working on or other model based topical news/updates
8:30 - 8:45 PM
Quick break. Smoke 'em if you go them. Buy/sell any models anyone brought.
8:45 - 9:30 PM
Nightly presentation. Sometimes presented by one person, then other attendees chime in on the specific topic for the night. Other nights, we all just chime in on the specific topic for the evening.
COVID 19 Stuff:
Don’t come if you’re sick.
16 Feb Paint discussion: storage, application, protection, etc. Don’t brush it off.
23 Feb Fur Rondy Contest Preparation Final administrative details and judging practice.
25 Feb Fur Rondy Contest Entry 10 am to 7 pm at the Midtown Mall.
26 Feb Fur Rondy Judging 10 am to 7 pm at Midtown Mall.
27 Feb-7 Mar Fur Rondy Contest Exhibit and Modeling Demonstrations 10 am to 7 pm at the Midtown Mall.
5 Mar Fur Rondy Contest Model Pick-up 12 am to 3 pm at the Midtown Mall.
9 Mar Model Photography Go beyond simple point and shoot—Paul explains with his background set-ups.
16 Mar Irish or Green Bring in something model-related that’s green and/or Irish.
23 Mar Photo Etched Metal Parts. These mostly tiny metal parts bring a whole new level of detail, and a host of new problems to modeling. Scott shares his expertise in using them.
30 March Diorama Seminar Bring in your dioramas, questions, ideas and experience. Rick will moderate.
6 Apr Intelligence Models Mike leads on models of anything that gathers or processes intelligence—AWACS, spy “fishing” boats, scout cars, radars, etc—if you don’t know about it, it works.
6 Apr Masking Canopy Framework Cockpits are the highlight of aircraft models, and Mike will show how to perfect the canopy framework
(You can also download the entire schedule below in PDF format.)