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We're happy to announce the return of the SCAHMS modelling - workshop day on Saturday September 10th

Hours are: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Come on by, bring your current projects to work on, tell your friends!

We'll have lot's going on, including demos, airbrushing, weathering, painting skin tones, armor and more.

There will be plenty of modelers on hand with tips and techniques and willing to lend a hand. Or you can come by to just hang out, and visit with friends and like minded people, always a fun event, highly recommended!
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We're very pleased to announce the return of Penny Meyer at our upcoming meeting on Saturday August 13th.

Penny with be doing a painting demo. For those that haven't seen one of her demo's in the past, please come on by, they're always inspiring and informative!

We'll have coffee and treats and camaraderie!
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Attached are YouTube links to Randy Myers wonderful demo held at our May 14th meeting.

Part 1, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cbUXSAu3vg0
Part 2, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3T2DMIdLfg

Many thanks to Steve Lloyd for shooting the video!
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We're happy to announce that a new modeler (to our group anyway) will be joining us for a demo at the July 9th SCAHMS meeting, Rick will be doing a demonstration on his weathering techniques.

Come on by, tell your friends, we'll have coffee and treats on hand!
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2016 Southern California Area Historical Miniature Show Awards

Juniors- Certificates of Merit

Chloe Butman Age 8 M109 Messerschmitt
Hanna Panman Age 6 Kings and Queen
Emily Panman Age 4 Firetruck
Basic Division- Certificates of Merit
Sasa Butman Age 11 Jagdpanzer
General Division- Certificates of Merit
Bill Murphy Entire Display
General Division- Pewter Medals
Bill Walls GI Sniper
Painterís Ordnance-Certificates of Merit
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Painterís Ordnance-Bronze Medal

Thanh Ngo M61A5
Oscar Garcia Space Cruiser Yamato
Michael Apodaca Priest Tank

Painterís Ordnance-Silver Medal

Bill Murphy Fire Support Trench
Randy Ray Puppchen
Mike Armstrong SKODA Howitzer
Scott and Steve Durling Red Ball Express
Richard Nicoletti ME262A1A
Marco Ramirez SAM Missile System
Brian Chou WESPE

Painterís Ordnance-Gold Medal

Alex De Leon 2 PDR. Portee Deluxe
Open Ordnance-Certificates of Merit
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Open Ordnance-Bronze Medal

Bob Penikas Sikorsky Firehawk
Open Ordnance-Silver Medal
Mike Armstrong BT-7M
Than Ngo Entire Display
Thor Intararrangson Hetzer
Luck Koonsombat Flame Wagon

Open Ordnance-Gold Medal

Alex De Leon Ariel Wing British Motorcycle
Randy Ray Pickup with Rocket Launcher
Painterís -Certificates of Merit
Tony Ruiz Semper Fi
Painterís -Bronze Medal
Mike Saggs Gordon of Fyvie
Jim Gardiner SS Panzer Grenadier
Matt Hauck Fugitive Slave
Jim Abercromby Crusader XIIIth Century

Painterís -Silver Medal

Jeff Cupernell Cal Rogers
Ronald Tom Easy 8
Ed Cepauskas Pirate Captain
Nathan Hack French Fusilier
Steve Durling Entire Display

Painterís -Gold Medal

Chuck Smith Entire Display
Alex De Leon Iron Horse Cossack
Aaron Lovejoy No Hope
Thor Intararrangson U.S. BAR Gunner
David Powell Entire Display
Matt Wellhouser Entire Display
Open -Certificates of Merit
Bill Salvatore Smoke Break

Open -Bronze Medal

Luck Koosombat The Runner
Oscar Garcia Mummy
Mike Saggs 11th Mississippi
Open -Silver Medal
Thor Intararrangson Casualties of War
Alan Lee Entire Display
Mike Armstrong SIG 33

Open -Gold Medal

Bill Chilstrom Hit the Beach
Alex De Leon A Day at the Races
Nick Infield He Swims Amongst us
Fantasy-Certificates of Merit
Tony Ruiz Death Dealer
Fantasy-Bronze Medal
Brian Chou MS-06 Zaku II

Fantasy-Silver Medal

Tiffany Rogers Lost Treasures
Than Ngo Death Wing Terminators
Ronald Tom Elektra
Kaitlyn Pickett The Crossing
Fantasy-Gold Medal
Thor Intararrangson Krom Dragongaze
Mario Suhardi Entire Display

Sponsored Awards

Best WWII Sponsored by Randy Myers
Bill Murphy Fire Support Trench
Bob Cotrell Memorial Best Civil War Sponsored by Penny Meyer
Steve Durling Corporal Indiana Vol. Iron Brigade
American Spirit award sponsored by Matt Hauck
Matt Wellhouser 100 Yeard Dash Into Hell
Carson Van Osten Storyteller Award Sponsored by U.S. Jr. Scale Modeling Team
Nick Infield He Swims Amongst Us

Best in Show

Alex De Leon A Day at the Races


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We're happy to announce the return on long time SCAHMS member Randy Myers for May the meeting demo!

Randy will be demonstrating painting a large scale face in oils, this should be a very informative and inspiring demo, come on by, tell your friends!

We'll have coffee and treats and camaraderie!

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Steve Durling was our special guest demonstrator at the the March 12th meeting, below are links to the videos from that meeting. Steve did a great demo on using metallics on metal figures.

Part 1: https://youtu.be/go0fur9uHBs
Part 2: https://youtu.be/81TojuOZNL0

Many thanks to Steve Lloyd for taking this video.
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Hello All:

Attached is the SCAHMS 2016 show flyer -- Please distribute to friends and family and anyone else who might be interested in attending!

Thanks!

Lars

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We're happy to announce the return of Steve Durling at the upcoming SCAHMS meeting.

Steve will be doing a demo on metallic finishes on metal figures, as well as a Q&A on working with metallic's. He'll have a figure he's currently working on for an example.

Come on by, this should be an informative and inspiring demo!

We'll have coffee, refreshments and camaraderie!
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We're happy to announce that this years guest at the California Show will be a presentation on 3D modelling and sculpting, and 3D printing etc.

This area of modelling is revolutionizing the hobby. This should be a most inspiring and informative presentation. Vince will be on at 11:00 a.m. Saturday the 9th.

SCAHMS California Show April 8 & 9 2016

General Admission $7.00

Kids & Seniors $5.00

Exhibitors $25.00

Member (Exhibitors) $20.00

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The SCAHMS California Show is coming Friday and Saturday April 8 & 9 at the La Quinta Inn & Suites!

We will have special guests and events, more info coming soon!
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Check out Penny Meyer's demo's from the SCAHMS Feb. 13th workshop!

Part 1: https://youtu.be/q_n6r4Ryozg
Part 2: https://youtu.be/q_n6r4Ryozg
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We're happy to announce the return of Aaron Lovejoy at our December 12th meeting. Aaron will be doing a presentation on the art of wet blending.

This is sure to be a great demo, please come on by, bring your friends!

We'll have coffee and refreshments & camaraderie!
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We're very happy to announce that Thor Intararangson will be joining us for a demo on diorama composition. Thor is an amazing modeler, and this will be his first with us. Please come on by and join us for an inspiring and informative presentation!

We'll have coffee, and refreshments, door prizes and more!
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We're very happy to announce another all-day workshop coming up on Saturday October 10th from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

David Powell will be joining us, and doing a demo on painting 54 mm heads.

We'll also have airbrushing, painting flats, weathering techniques & more!
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We'll be having an airbrushing Q&A at the Aug. 8th SCAHMS meeting! Lars Liljeblad & David Whitford will be hosting. We plan to cover the basic, such as cleaning equipment, thinning paint, paint choices and more!

We'd like to get everyone involved, there will be plenty of sample models, figures and card stock to practice on. Come on by!

We'll have refreshments, door prizes, and camaraderie!
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Steve Durling was our guest demonstrator at the May 9th meeting, here's the links.
Enjoy!

Part 1, https://youtu.be/fx_Ots1zZ4k
Part 2, http://www.youtube.com/1II4G75v65o
Part 3, https://youtu.be/CpO3PLVtPoQ

Many thanks to Steve Lloyd for taking the video!
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We're very happy to announce the return of long time SCAHMS member Randy Myers for our July meeting demo!

Randy is a very accomplished sculptor and painter and will be doing a PowerPoint on sculpting a head of Clint Eastwood!

This is a demo not to be missed! please come on by, tell your friends, we'll have coffee, treats and best of all comraderie !
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We're happy to announce another all day SCAHMS workshop coming up this next Saturday June 13th at La Quinta Inn.

Hours are: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (with lunch break.

Come on by, tell your friends, we'll have door prizes, snacks and camaraderie!
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We're happy to announce that the California Show will be returning April 8-9 2016 at La Quinta Inn suites!

Please stay tuned for updates, we'll have demo, vendors and more!
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Here's a 3-part video of our recent show at La Quinta Inn.

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A rundown of all the winners from this years show.
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We're happy to announce Steve Durling as our demonstrator at the May 9th meeting! Steve will be doing a demo on pinning and prepping metal figures prior to painting.
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