Miniature Events for April 2022

Check out the mini events happening this month:

Tuesdays (ongoing); 4pm Pacific
Mini Cyber Club (MCC) Hosts Escape from Quarantine Meeting (Zoom)
Join other miniaturists in conversation while working on minis.
More info

Wednesdays (ongoing); 4pm Pacific
Round TUIT Roundtable Work Sessions (Zoom)
Debbie Young hosts a weekly online meeting on Wednesdays to work on Roundtables – not just hers, but any and all Roundtables you have acquired over the years. Share the Roundtables you have recently completed, pick up assembly tips and visit while you work.
More info

Fridays – every other (ongoing); 10am – 1pm Pacific
N.A.M.E. UFOers Meeting (Zoom)
Join Debbie Colombo as she hosts a bi-weekly meeting to work on UFO’s. If you don’t have any to work on don’t worry…you can work on any project you would like to…or join us just to chat. This is just a few hours to visit with others while working on miniatures.
More info

April 16, 2022; 11 am Pacific
Create.com: Lunch & Learn with Mini Cousins—Working with Cricut, Silhouette, etc.

Online via Zoom
Kim and Ann of Mini Cousins will discuss tips and tricks for use of Cricut, Silhouette and Glowforge. They will demonstrate how they created a framed roombox.
More info

April 23, 2022
MiniCals Workshop: Patricia Perlhefter’s Ladies Notion Display with Hat and Jewelry
M & L Precision, 18665 Madrone Parkway, Morgan Hill, CA
A beautiful ladies notion table with old lace. Patricia will be giving lots of extras to clear her inventory for retirement. Plenty to make extras! Cost: $68. All miniature enthusiasts are invited to participate. Please bring a basic tool kit, a jig and your lunch. Beverages will be provided. Contact Ruth Heisch for more info and to register.

April 23, 2022; 11 am Pacific
Create.com Workshop: Mini Lighting Test Board with Luci Hanson
Online via Zoom
Techniques covered: testing LED and incandescent lights, find power sources, use of common connectors, soldering
More info

April 24, 2022; 11 am Pacific
Create.com Workshop: Philodendrons, 1″ or 1/4″ scales with Charrita Teague
Online via Zoom
Construct a monstera split leaf philodendron floor plant and a philodendron heartleaf plant. Students will be given resources and learn how to make and use alcohol inks.
More info

Find upcoming events on the calendar page of the NAME N2 website and at create.miniatures.org.


This information is offered as a service to the community of miniature enthusiasts. If you know of a miniature related event or have information/photos to share, please contact the N.A.M.E. N2 Region Webmaster.

Miniature Events for March 2022

Check out the mini events happening this month:

Tuesdays (ongoing); 4pm Pacific
Mini Cyber Club (MCC) Hosts Escape from Quarantine Meeting (Zoom)
Join other miniaturists in conversation while working on minis.
More info

Wednesdays (ongoing); 4pm Pacific
Round TUIT Roundtable Work Sessions (Zoom)
Debbie Young hosts a weekly online meeting on Wednesdays to work on Roundtables – not just hers, but any and all Roundtables you have acquired over the years. Share the Roundtables you have recently completed, pick up assembly tips and visit while you work.
More info

Fridays – every other (ongoing); 10am – 1pm Pacific
N.A.M.E. UFOers Meeting (Zoom)
Join Debbie Colombo as she hosts a bi-weekly meeting to work on UFO’s. If you don’t have any to work on don’t worry…you can work on any project you would like to…or join us just to chat. This is just a few hours to visit with others while working on miniatures.
More info

Feb. 28 – March 5, 2022
N.A.M.E. Online Auction

More info

March 12, 2022; 10am – 2pm Pacific
MiniCals Spring Fling Potluck and Flea Market
M&L Precision, 18665 Madrone Parkway, Morgan Hill, CA
$6 admission. Your admission buys a 6′ table space if you wish to sell. Additional tables are available for $6 each. Beverages and munchies will be available. Please bring a lunch or patronize the nearby eateries. Email Lynn Elliott if you wish to have a table for selling. Contact Ruth Heisch for more info.

March 12, 2022; 11 am Pacific
Create.com: Lunch & Learn with Preble McDaniel
Online via Zoom
Join Create’s Preble McDaniel as she talks about displaying miniatures. Miniatures can be combined with other items based on color or theme. We can use anything to display miniatures. She will also discuss protecting our treasures by dusting and covering. This session will include a tour of many of her miniatures on display in her home.
More info

March 26, 2022; 11 am Pacific
Create.com Workshop: Delicious Chocolate Cake with Betinha Murta

Online via Zoom
Learn to work with cold porcelain. You will make a beautiful 1″ scale chocolate cake and Betinha will teach you how to make strawberries and raspberries.
More info

March 27, 2022; 11 am Pacific
Create.com: Lunch & Learn with Debbie Young
Online via Zoom
Celebrate 50 years of NAME by building your very own NAME office like the one in Carmel, IN. The kit contains all the detailed parts for the exterior including windows, porch posts and tiny strips of shingles needed to complete the project.
More info

Find upcoming events on the calendar page of the NAME N2 website and at create.miniatures.org.


This information is offered as a service to the community of miniature enthusiasts. If you know of a miniature related event or have information/photos to share, please contact the N.A.M.E. N2 Region Webmaster.