Miniature Events for July 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)
These sessions meet online every Wednesday and are hosted by a Create.Miniatures.org team member. Participants work on roundtable kits acquired over the years, share the roundtables they have recently completed, pick up assembly tips, and visit while working.
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

July 18-23, 2022
NAME Online Auction
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July 23-30, 2022
NAME Quick Minis (small kits that cost up to $15)
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July 23, 2022
Create.Miniatures.org Workshop: NAME Logo House for Camp Make-A-Mini with Dia Crissey-Baum
Online via Zoom
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July 24, 2022; 12pm Pacific
Create.Miniatures.org: Lunch & Learn with Preble McDaniel
Online via Zoom
Join Preble as she demonstrates how to light the NAME Logo House. If you didn’t get the NAME Logo House, there still might be lighting tips that will be of interest to you, so feel free to join in.
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July 30, 2022; 1pm Pacific
Create.Miniatures.org: Lunch & Learn with Barbara Thornton-Hill
Online via Zoom
Join Barbara as she shows us how to make a rooftop garden for the NAME Logo House. Gardening tips will apply to other structures as well, so this will be of interest to all!
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July 30, 2022; 4pm Pacific
Create.Miniatures.org: Closing Campfire for Camp Make-A-Mini
Online via Zoom
The campfire will include a talent show, Camp Make-a-Mini bingo and other games.
More info

July 31, 2022; 11am Pacific
Create.Miniatures.org: Lunch & Learn with Charrita Teague
Online via Zoom
Join Charrita as she puts together her 50th anniversary kit of potted violets, and answers questions.
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 June 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

June 4, 2022; 9-5pm
MiniCals hosts a workshop given by Cynthia Howe
M & L Precision, 18665 Madrone Parkway, Morgan Hill, CA
The project features a 1″ scale hutch filled with millinery supplies and items. Many feature vintage artwork from the Edwardian era. This is the perfect addition to the April 23 workshop, The Ladies Notions Table. Cost $125. Prepay and registration required. Space is limited.
Contact Ruth Heisch to sign up.

June 4, 2022; 11am Pacific
Create.miniatures.org Lunch & Learn with Terry Unnold – Making Centerpieces for NAME Functions
Online via Zoom
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June 5, 2022; 11am Pacific
Create.miniatures.org Lunch & Learn with Tina MacDonald – “Best in Miniature”
Online via Zoom
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June 6-11, 2022
N.A.M.E. Online Auction

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June 11, 2022
Miniatures in the Wine Country 10th Annual Show and Sale
Eagles Hall, Lodi, CA
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June 11, 2022; 11am Pacific
Create.miniatures.org workshop – Come Fly with Me to Japan, by Sally Manwell
Online via Zoom
More info

June 18, 2022; 11am Pacific
Create.miniatures.org workshop – Come Fly with Me-Dream, by Abby Carlson
Online via Zoom
More info

June 26, 2022; 11am Pacific
Create.miniatures.org Workshop – “Your Name” Handbag Set , Alice Zinn
Online via Zoom
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 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.
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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.