Last week I had the opportunity to meet with Kirsten Kauling, Membership Relations Director, and Mr Vince Dooley, of the Shenandoah Valley Battlefield Foundation. The purpose of our meeting was for me to present a check to the Foundation for the preservation of the Huntsberry Farm on the site of the 3rd Battle of Winchester … More APG Donates to Land Preservation in the Shenandoah Valley.
We recently received a letter notify us of some future plans for the development of the Clarke House at Princeton. I must admit I feel a certain kinship to the Princeton Battlefield as do many of our members. Something about the 1777 conflict and the most recent herculean efforts to save the IAS property … More APG Donates to the Future of the Clarke House at Princeton.
From Board Member Kurt Hollar. Kurt was, and remains the lead on the Canty frock coat project. He’s arranged the following for the show. Well done Kurt. Thanks. Special Presentation at the 2019 Atlanta Show The Artist Preservation Group is partnering with the Atlanta Model Figure Society for a special presentation at the upcoming 2019 … More Atlanta Show News
Congratulations to Dave Sholly for winning the Rocco LtCol Williamson giclée and Fletcher Clement for winning the second place prize of the APG Continental Rifleman kit. Thanks to everyone for your support with this raffle.
The APG will debut a new figure kit from the APG Store at MMSI next weekend. The figure was done by John Jefferies and donated to us for production. APG 22 is an excellent 180mm representation of a Continental Rifleman from the American Revolution. The kit will be for sale at out table on Sat … More New at MMSI
Just a reminder that the annual MMSI Show is next weekend in Schaumburg, IL. We’ll be attending and will have a table on Saturday selling painted figures and merchandise from the APG Store, taking memberships, donations, and conducting our raffle for the Keith Rocco LtCol Henry Williamson giclée. The show is always a great time … More MMSI Show Next Weekend
After a very strong start our sale of painted figures from the recently acquired collection continues. I’ve scrubbed the list and am making it available with what remains. If you are interested please contact me at USMCMKS@aol.com. with your offer. Prices listed are estimates only. This is a great opportunity to acquire a … More Sale Continues
The list of painted figures we received last week is now available. We are attempting to create a file with photos of the collection. In the mean time if you are SERIOUS about a specific figure(s) email me at USMCMKS@aol.com and I will send you images. I will also send instructions on how to … More List of Painted Figures Now Available.
Last week Bob Stein, Dave Peschke, and I traveled to MO to pick up a large donation of painted miniatures and a few books donated by the family of Dr Dave Yahnke. Dave passed away almost a year ago and it was his and his families wish that his collection go to the APG. We … More APG Receives Collection of Painted Miniatures
As previously announced we’re raffling a Keith Rocco giclée to raise money for out 2018 Gettysburg Raffle. The gilcee is the 1st place prize. The 2nd place prize will be the new 180mm kit of a Continental Rifleman sculpted by John Jefferies. The kit is now being prepared for production and will be ready for … More 2nd Place Award in the 2018 Gettysburg Project Raffle.