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New Blades 2019 is the 27th annual model makers recruitment fair and awards event for model makers and creatives. This year, Amalgam are sponsors and judges of the ‘Most Ambitious’ category and will be attending the awards ceremony in London on June 13th.
“We’re delighted to be one of the sponsors this year and are always excited to see what new model making talent this country has to offer” says Amalgam Director, Mike Harvey. “It’s events like New Blades that highlight emerging talent and in the past we have gone on to employ many award winners including several Best in Show winners. ”
Hosts, 4D Modelshop say everyone is invited to New Blades, from friends and family and anyone with an interest in model making. The event should be of special interest to Further Education students looking to do a Model Making degree and members of the Industry with the emphasis on graduate recruitment are also invited.
Creative disciplines on display will include: architecture, product design, special effects, character creation, sculpture, prosthetics, model effects, animatronics, automotive, display, prototype, TV & film props, film miniatures, exhibition models, gaming, theatre, animation, set design & engineering.
New Blades 2019 – Show details:
Date: Thursday 13th June 2019
Venue: Holborn Studios, Islington, London
Time: 10am-6pm (Open to the public.) 6pm – 10pm (Open to members of the Industry.)
Awards include: Best in Architectural Models, Best Finish on a Model, Asylum Creative Prize, Most Ambitious, Best use of Creative Materials, Leviathan Workshop Award, Best Heritage Model, Best Use of New Technology, Best Figurative Concept, The Richard Gregory SFX Awards, The Twins FX WOW Factor, Best Lateral Thinking and Gerry Anderson FIlm Miniature Award and of course two Best In Show Awards.
Please visit the 4D website for full details and join in the fun on Twitter @4DModelShop @AmalgamModels #NewBladesShow #WeAreMakers