We’ve started to accumulate a few raffle prizes for this years Membership Raffle. They are so far; John Jefferies – $50 gift certificate for bases at Birchtree Ent Courtesy of John Jefferies Mitches Military Models – £60 gift certificate Courtesy of Mitches Models Marshal Poniatowski bust from Mitches – donated by Kurt Hollar The book … More A Few of This Years Raffle Prizes
Hello all and Happy New Year. It’s that time of year again and I’m happy to announce the Artist Preservation Group Annual Membership Drive and Raffle. I also want to pass on a bit of news. We had a relatively slow year in 2021. I was able to attend 2 shows and our biggest contribution … More Happy New Year!
Congratulations to Keven Townsend for being awarded the APG’s Best American War of Independence Award at the Long Island Show 2 weeks ago. Well done Keven.
I just got this from the museum. Its a new link to make reservations for the hotel next June. If you’ve already made a reservation you may want to check to make sure its still there. Cheers, Mike https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.marriott.com%2Fevents%2Fstart.mi%3Fid%3D1636404927922%26key%3DGRP&data=04%7C01%7Ccmalatesta%40amrevmuseum.org%7C4271ac8b7a9a4835fbd208d9a2fc3294%7C9fc9a77307534d13adccfdfd90d4a4f0%7C1%7C0%7C637720026395684704%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=b5LAHBileyKMcHYELDWnY8c8EN%2Bac8BPOEsQcNfGp1Q%3D&reserved=0
The National Capital Model Soldier Society will be holding a show in Springfield, Virginia this Sat Sept 25th, For more info go to http://www.ncmssclub.org/annual-show. The APG will have several tables there selling items from our store as well as some very nice painted figures. Hope to see you there.
There is a block of rooms on reserve at the Philadelphia Marriott Old City for the show. Go to the website and reserve a room. At the checkout section, they put in this code in the discount block: 2OQ. This will link to the hotel block and also reflect the discount rate ($189 per night before tax). … More Hotel Info for the Museum of the American Revolution Exhibit
I’m starting to get quite a few questions about the exhibit next year. I will soon be starting a page on our site with more detailed info as it becomes available, but for now, here’s what I have so far. Hotel Accommodations The museum has brokered a deal with the Philadelphia Marriott Old City https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phlmo-philadelphia-marriott-old-city/ … More MoAR Exhibit
Last January I was approached by our friend Dr. R. Scott Stephenson, President and Chief Executive Officer at The Museum of the American Revolution (MoAR) to discuss the APG’s possible involvement at the MoAR. As some of you may remember Scott arranged a small tour for us years ago at the Museums storage facility and … More Artist Preservation Group to Sponsor Exhibit at the Museum of the American Revolution.
The APG notes with sadeness the passing of Fletcher Clement — a titan in the figure community … More Fletcher B. Clement III, 1943-2021
In April 2021, the Artist Preservation Group signed a contract with the Gettysburg National Military Park, a subdivision of the Interior Department’s National Park Service, to cooperate on conservation projects over the next five years. APG has worked with the Gettysburg NMP and other parks in the past, but this represents the first time our work will … More APG Enters Formal Agreement with Gettysburg NMP