Headin' To The Mountains Live Show — hobby information

My Horse Has a Story To Tell

Posted by Eleda Towle on

This is a fun class that we'll hold during lunch.  One entry per exhibitor.  Entry will include a special horse (or unicorn, donkey or other equine) from your collection and his or her story written on a paper or card next to him.  Everyone at the show will have a chance to vote on their favorite entry, so your story will be very important in getting votes. We want to hear about this special horse.  Did you find him under a table at a flea market, so covered in dust that you weren't even sure what color he was, only...

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Collectability Classes - Where Collectors Go To Be Jealous

Posted by Eleda Towle on

  Collectability Classes are my favorites in the show!  This is a great opportunity to show off our treasures, see models we've never seen before, and even learn a little Breyer history!  Collectability classes are where you show off your rarest or most valuable models, like Eleda's cherished Copenhagen Running Mare, shown here.  Collectability is judged on: Scarcity - How many were made?  It may be a limited edition or perhaps a one-of-a-kind factory oddity.  Or, it could be a model so old that few exist in good condition these days. Desirability - Models on more sought-after molds usually place...

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Collector's Class - A Class Like No Other!

Posted by Eleda Towle on

 Let's talk about Collector's Class!  I'm excited about this because Collector's Class is often one of the most fun classes in a show!  It's definitely the most fun for other exhibitors to look at.  It's your way of showing everyone, "Here's what I collect!" and getting to see what they collect. Collector's Class is technically part of the Collectability Division, but is a very special class, different from all others.  While the rest of the show focuses on a single model for each entry, Collector's Class is a display of 12 models shown together!   Rules vary between shows, so...

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