Over 50 new photos of recent projects have been added to the galleries, featuring the new 2016 Department 56 pieces!
The California Gold Gathering in San Diego is happening next week Sept 11-13. Showcase Displays will be demonstrating animation ideas for miniature villages. Looking forward to seeing many friends and making new ones!
As of January 1, 2015, work is being done on setting up a Showcase Displays artist studio and showroom in Fountain Hills, AZ. The space will feature several displays and space for hands-on display classes.
The Showcase Displays website has been enabled with a shopping functionality to purchase items including the wild west vignette book in PDF format, a staircase foam cutting tool, and various sizes of village display platforms that are either finished and ready-to-use, or just carved if you want to paint it and landscape it to your […]
Showcase Displays and its main display artist Stephen Pepin as well as Technical Designer & Fabricator Christ Trimmer are proud to announce a collaboration with display artist J Michael (Mike) Sanders. The photo galleries now include display work from both artists, who can can each (or together) provide miniature village displays of any theme or […]
Showcase Displays has published it’s first how-to books in iBooks, available for the iPad. It is about making a wild west Halloween vignette and it covers the complete process of making it, from the concept, to the design, the construction, landscaping, painting and final details. More future how-to books are also planned. With the accumulation […]
Showcase Displays is now an Associate Member of the National Council of 56 Clubs (NCC56)! Be sure to visit www.ncc56.com for great miniature villages resources and news.
Happy New Year to all! More display classes coming soon at Millie’s Hallmark in Phoenix, AZ, starting on Feb 2. Visit the Events section later this month at www.millieshallmark.com for a list of dates for the 2013 display classes!
It was a great time in Chicago Sept 21-23, seeing friends and meeting new ones! There was great attendance to my presentations and I hope everyone walked away with tips to help them with their village(s)!
In late September, Showcase Displays will be making the trip to village collectors gathering in Chicago, which is taking place in Rosemont, Illinois. I look forward to presenting my seminars; please don’t hesitate to introduce yourself.