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PostPosted: Wed Nov 17, 2010 5:24 am 
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Hi everyone,

The figures exhibition and contest the "Open de Bretagne de la Figurine" show will take place on 5 & 6 june 2011, at "L'Estuaire" hall in Couëron, near Nantes in Brittany (northern-western part of France).

The Open de Bretagne is an event organized by the “Chevaliers du Centaure” painting club every two years.
In 2011, it will reach its 6th anniversary.
Guest of honour at the 2011 edition: Sylvain DESCHAMPS :roll:

For the last edition, the “Open de Bretagne” in figures : 694 pieces in competition, over 950 on exhibition, over 200 contestants from all over France and abroad (U.K., Switzerland, Belgium, Spain, Russia, Quebec) for the last editions and about 800 visitors over the week-end.
Professionals are also presents : figures and tools manufactures, specialized press, painting demonstrations, etc…

Next 2011 show and Last 2009 show on our web site:
http://www.chevaliers-du-centaure.org/?Les_evenements

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 04, 2011 7:19 am 
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Hi everyone,
Tomorrow, saturday afternoom, the show will start... :-)

Here some pictures about the preparation of today: The LINK

And I made a test of photo with a friend's figure, a scratch.

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Tomorrow, some other photos ! I hope ... ;)

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 04, 2011 9:57 pm 
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Hi,

110 photos made this morning with the figures on the tables....

At midday, 615 pieces were registred for the competition.
More high quality photos will follow this night or tomorrow morning :)

The LINK

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 04, 2011 10:46 pm 
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really really like this one;

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Nice pics by the way, thanks for the coverage :D


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 05, 2011 1:26 pm 
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I have better photos of this piece to show you. 8)
Wait a little....

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 05, 2011 3:41 pm 
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The galleries are updated :wink:
The LINK

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 06, 2011 3:08 pm 
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that space wolf bust is amazing

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 06, 2011 3:18 pm 
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This bust was a part of Bruno Lavalée's display. He won the Fantasy Best of show. :D

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 06, 2011 5:13 pm 
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mate wow it look's very well set up and run and the level of painting allround is very high :D :D 8) 8)


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 13, 2011 7:26 am 
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Hi everyone,

here some pieces made by the 2 Best of Show; Bruno Lavallée (Fantasy BOS) who made the spacewolf bust and Fabrice Simon (Historical BOS).

All the photos: The LINK

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 13, 2011 9:06 am 
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Gorgeous stuff. Thanks for posting the links and photos.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2011 7:17 am 
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And to close the thread, here the video, made by Figurines-tv
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2011 11:33 am 
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Nice work there and would be great fun to attend one of these shows on future :)


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