Michael Rinaldi Seminar May 2017

Tractor by Michael Rinaldi

Tickets for the Friday and Sunday in-store sessions are almost gone and the Saturday Torcan sessions are going fast. Register asap so you don't miss this opportunity.

We are excited to announce Michael Rinaldi’s return to Hornet Hobbies May 5-8th!

Mike is a master modeler, and author of the renowned TankArt and Single Model series of how-to guide books that focus on creating in-scale realism. Mike will be demonstrating various weathering techniques in several seminars at Hornet Hobbies on Friday and Sunday, as well as two group demos at the Torcan Model Show, Saturday May 6th.

Please call 416-755-4878 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register.

Tickets can be pre-purchased only at Hornet Hobbies, or purchased at Torcan through Hornet Hobbies, first come first served. Torcan is not able to provide tickets, so please direct inquiries to Hornet Hobbies.

Friday, May 5

At Hornet Hobbies; $25 per seminar; limited to 10 seats

  • 11:00am - 1:00pm  Weathering WWII Armor
  • 2:30pm - 4:30pm    Engines: Grease and Fuel Stains
  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm    Sci-Fi subjects: Gundam/Mecha


Saturday, May 6

At the Torcan 2017 Model Show; $5 per seminar (does not include admission to Torcan); limited seating

  • 10:00am - 11:30am  AFV Weathering
  • 2:00pm - 3:30pm     Sci-Fi subjects: Gundam/Mecha


Sunday, May 7

At Hornet Hobbies; $25 per seminar; limited to 10 seats

  • 10:00am - 12:00pm  Pigments
  • 1:00pm - 3:00pm      Rust & Derelict Subjects
  • 3:30pm - 5:30pm      Sci-Fi subjects: Gundam/Mecha


Michael Rinaldi at Hornet Hobbies in 2014

Michael Rinaldi's Fish Submarine in progress

Rinaldi Studio Press