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Don't for get to check out all the great models on display at HobbySense, and place your vote in the first ever "People's Choice Award"...and tell your friends and family to vote as well. Good luck to the winner...!
The above dates are pretty much set, but further announcements regarding the instructors will follow and we will also email the membership in advance
MMB/HobbySense People's Choice
Hobby Sense together with Manitoba Model Builders invites You to start building your next model masterpiece, and bring it into Hobby Sense between Sept. 1st and Nov.30th, to be safely displayed.
The public can then vote on their favorite model between Nov 1st and Dec 15th. One lucky person will then receive a $100 gift card and Certificate from Hobby Sense.
START building, Have FUN and show us your NEW masterpiece.
We are talking with Igor about adding modeling "bling" to the store,
and with that in mind we are looking to get finished models to show off and hang from the ceiling to get a bit of that 'ol school charm that used
to permeate past hobby shops here in town. Give me or Darryl a shout if you think you might have a kit that would fit the bill.
NEW CLUB DISCOUNT...!
Artist's Emporium is now offering a 10% on store purchases to all MMB members. Just show your memb. card at the time of sale.
See you at the workshops...Laurie, resident Airhead
Top of the line Iwata Custom Micron CM-SB (V1)
Precision airbrush with 0.18mm fluid nozzle, 1/8 oz.(3.5ml) side-feed cup right or left side feed. Pre-set handle. Adjustable main lever tension. Brand new needle. Rubber needle seal replaced with Dura-glide seal impervious to solvents, yet retains feel of original seal. Original box with nozzle wrench...$370.00CDN
Greg built this nifty modeling bench by adding some bits and pces to an Ikea desk...looks great Greg.
Try for the sharpest images you can, and send them here and we will post for all to see.
There are times when your airbrush does NOT want to co-operate. You have cleaned it to the best of your abilities. but the brush is being stubborn and you've run out of options. That's where our new MMB Airbrush Maintenance Service comes in. Drop off your brush at HobbySense with Igor, and we will disassemble it, give it a proper ultrasonic cleaning, remove all old paint and debris, lubricate the necessary fittings, check all parts for wear and tear, and reassemble to perfect working condition. Should we encounter any parts that need replacing, we will inform you and give you the option to allow us to purchase needed parts and install, or leave that to you. If you decide to purchase the parts yourself, we will install at no extra charge. The cost for this service is $35CDN
Put the "fun" back in scale modeling...!
Share the talents of builders
who have tried and tested many
of the techniques used in building all manner of model genres
Meeting at Hobby Sense, Manitoba Model Builders in Winnipeg will explore all the processes of building, painting, weathering, dioramas, airbrushing and expose all those "secrets" on how to get that special build you've always wanted. MMB...the place to be...!