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Mid-Atlantic Tysons Miniatures Festival

SHOW & SALE
Sunday, September 13

~ SHERATON PREMIER TYSONS HOTEL~
8661 Leesburg Pike/Rte 7 West ~Vienna, Virginia

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$7 Adults $4 Children
Early Bird Preview * Refreshments

Rates & Directions
(800) 282-6817

Super Shuttle to Crowne Plaza Hotel from Washington Dulles or Reagan National Airports
800 258-3826

Children's Workshop & Exhibits by members of NAME Region E-1 Club Members

Students register directly with each Instructor. Questions re. availability of class space, tools, etc: phone numbers and e-mail contact are provided. Mail class registration check to the instructor at the address given.

Classes are 1" scale unless otherwise noted.

 

Mid-Atlantic Tysons Miniatures Festival

~ PRE-REGISTERED WORKSHOPS ~
~ September 11 & 12 ~

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ALL DAY FRIDAY
September 11

THE COLLECTOR’S RETREAT
FRED COBBS ~ GEORGIA
8 a.m. to 4 p.m
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This is Fred’s swan song class AND his last show ~ so sign up quickly! And what a charming farewell piece you’ll have!. Students will build this unique Gothic windowed retreat, with wood plank siding and real glass in the windows and doors. Two Gothic windows adorn each side…you can eliminate some of the windows if you prefer, just let Fred know when you sign up. Th e strip board shingled roof goes on easily, with a weathered copper overhang providing shelter. You will color and age an interior faux stone fl oor, plus create an exterior flagstone pathway, carving into pre-laid mortar. Fred will show you how to make and edge your path with real bricks. He’s providing a kit for a fence and gate. Prefer to make it a wedding chapel you might see along a country lane? Add a bell tower for an additional $30 Only ten kits are available for the Mid-Atlantic show.
$225
Mail check to Fred at PO Box 1613, Buford, GA 30515 Questions? fredcobbs@bellsouth.net 770-831-9959

CIRCA 1900’S UPRIGHT PIANO
HILLARY LEE ~ PENNSYLVANIA
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This exquisitely detailed piano is based on a period Chickering, like the one seen in Th e Music Man! Students will construct the piano in steps, joining sections, hinging keyboard cover pieces, wrapping and layering the upper sound panel and assembling the keyboard strips. Choose from a variety of stain colors, and fi nish with a buffed wax sealant.
$130
Mail check to 1540 Davidson Rd, Abington, PA 19001 Questions? hillaryslee@yahoo.com 215-756-5100

BAKER’S RACK WITH PASTRIES
SUE ANN KETCHUM ~ MARYLAND
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

You can almost taste the pastries that will fill your laser cut Baker’s Rack, measuring 6 ½” tall x 5 ½” wide X 1½” deep. Fill it up with a variety of pastries using Model Magic Air-Dry Clay. It’s a relaxing class that will be a great addition to your collection. Use it as a conversational standalone piece in your kitchen or as an addition to your bakery room box.
$115
Send check to 10308 Buckmeadow Drive, Damascus, MD 20872
Questions? sheltielover30@gmail.com 301-253-5864

COTTAGE FLOWERS
ALEXANDRA GLASS ~ MARYLAND
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Learn to make this beloved flower, the Hollyhock, found in every cottage garden! Students will construct old fashioned Hollyhocks using fl oral wire , pre-punched leaves, petals and flocking. In addition, you will learn to make daisies and petunias, then “plant” all your fl owers in aclay and foam base for easy integration into your favorite miniatures scene. Supplies will be provided but contact Alex for basic tools you need to bring to class.
$70
To register, e-mail Alex at botinyminiatures@gmail.com or send check to 918 Hollis Ct., Lusby, MD 20657

HALF DAY SATURDAY
September 12

GERANIUMS IN A TEAPOT
ALEXANDRA GLASS ~ MARYLAND
9 a.m. to 12 noon

Learn to make red Geraniums, planted in an old teapot. Students will assemble three geranium stems with individually placed flowers and buds, for maximum realism. Th e rest of the post opening will be filled out with leaves. Teapot will be provided but you can bring your own, just make sure the opening is wide enough. Supplies provided by Alex but she will advise what basic tools are needed for this project.
$45
To register, e-mail Alex at botinyminiatures@gmail.com
Send check to 918 Hollis Ct., Lusby, MD 20657

ITTY BITTY HITTY
BARBARA STUDEBAKER ~ MAINE

9 a.m. to 12 noon
Every doll needs a doll all her own. Students will start out by receiving a future heirloom for your collection - a 1 1/2" wooden hand-carved, unpainted Hitty doll made by Charlene Reynolds, for one of your own Hitty dolls! Students will paint the features and dress the doll, using vintage materials and learn techniques for hand sewing. Then, embroider the word "Hitty" on the chemise just as Phoebe Preble did in the original book! Barbara will provide all tools and supplies, students bring fine sewing scissors and any favorites like sewing implements or tiny paint brushes - and any magnification they like to use.
$85 ($55 for the doll and $30 class tuition).
Mail check to Barbara at 13 Maverick St., Rockland, ME 04841
studebakerminiatures@gmail.com
207-593-7039 Cell: 540-454-5510

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ANTIQUE 4-PANEL DOLL TRUNK
CATHY SKERIS ~ FLORIDA
9 a.m. to 12 noon

Students will make this adorable doll trunk with wood construction, papering inside and out, learning antiquing techniques and attaching hinges and latches. Th e truck stands about 2 ½” tall. What a great piece for your toy shop, attic or child’s room.
$55
2908 NW 30th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32605
cjskeris@gmail.com 352-339-5319

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