November 2021 Meeting News

The November OCIPMS meeting featured a slide show of the models from OrangeCon. The OrangeCon gallery will be posted soon in the gallery section of the website. The November contest Theme was the “shelf of doom”  – where many examples of models that had been rescued or remade from distressed kit purchases were displayed. Contest results: Pending Another great meeting […]

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August 2021 meeting news

The OCIPMS held its second face to face meeting and our first model contest since the beginning of the pandemic! The turn out was good and the contest tables were filled.  The theme was “from a picture” and we had many theme based entries. Contest results: IPMSOC Winners List Aug 2021 The meeting topic was the IPMS National contest in […]

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July 2021 Meeting News

We finally had a real face to face meeting with about 40 OCIPMS club members in attendance! After 16 months of canceled meetings and zoom meetings, we were able to meet at the Hotel to see old friends, talk about models and have the biggest distressed kit auction ever for the OCIPMS. The table was piled with models, 10 kits […]

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June 2021 Zoom meeting

The Orange County IPMS model club held the June Zoom meeting on Friday the 18th.  The meeting was attended by around a dozen members and lasted about two hours. Dave kicked off the meeting followed with a discussion of modeling roadblocks, shelf of doom causes and other issues that can derail our efforts to complete a model.  Sean lead the […]

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May 2021 zoom meeting

The Orange County IPMS model club held the May Zoom meeting on Friday the 21st.  The meeting was attended by 21 members and guests and lasted about two hours. Dave kicked off the meeting followed with a presentation by Terry Huber covering his Kibri HO scale racing control tower with added lighting and custom decals  – very nice!   Following […]

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April 2021 Zoom Meeting

The Orange County IPMS model club held our third Zoom meeting on April 16th.  The meeting was attended by 19 members and lasted about two hours. Dave kicked off the meeting and got things going……. Michael did a presentation on the Enterprise (not a wood schooner, or an aircraft carrier or the space shuttle)….. A History of the Studio Model […]

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March 2021 Zoom meeeting

The Orange County IPMS model club held our second Zoom meeting on March 19th.  The meeting was well attended by 24 members and lasted about two hours. The meeting started with a demonstration of resin  casting by David Frederick followed by each member showing their latest model builds.  Overall, the meeting went well and provided members with some “cyber” face […]

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