Painting contest at Huzzah!

Blue Moose Arts will be helping to run the Huzzah! painting contest.

From their announcement:

Huzzah! And the Maine Historical Wargamers Association are pleased to announce a painting competition for the upcoming Huzzah! wargaming convention. Enter your single figure, unit, or vehicle and show off your skills. Regardless of whether or not you enter, be sure to stop by and see the talents of the contestants. Miniature wargaming is a visual hobby, and there is sure to be some great eye candy on display.

Several great companies have provided prizes and sponsorship for this event. These include:

  • Battlefront: Paint and brush sets
  • Black Hat Miniatures: Coat D’arms paint and brush sets
  • Uniformology: Books
  • RLBPS: Howard Hues paint sets
  • Scale Creep: tape measures
  • Caliver Books: 6-issue subscription to Battlegames magazine
  • Vallejo: paint sets
  • Wargames: Essex Miniatures DBA armies
  • Plus more to come…

Be sure to shop these fine vendors and tell them ‘thank you’ for supporting Huzzah!, the Maine Historical Wargamers Association, and miniature wargaming in general.

Categories for this competition include Individual Figure, Unit, and Vehicle. There will be a separate youth level of competition as well. Full details and guidelines can be found in the Painting Competition Rules PDF.

Please email Dean Emmerson at or Ken Eckhardt at with any questions. If you have a company and would like to provide prize support for this event, there is still time. Just email us with your name and what you would like to provide.