We are calling on railroad enthusiasts who wish to share their knowledge and experience to present a clinic at the National Garden Railway Convention in 2019. The convention clinics will run from Tuesday August 27th through Saturday August 31st, from 2 P.M. through 5 P.M most days, with the possibility of some later sessions.
Desired clinic topics broadly include Gardening, Layout design and construction, Locomotive and rolling stock maintenance and modification, Structure modeling and bashing, Modeling skills such as air-brushing, couplers, weathering and new technologies such as Laser cutting and 3D printing. Other topics might include the history or evolution of the current railroad systems, lectures or seminars on locomotive types, and discussions of railroad related issues both past and current and possible futures as related to model and real railroads.
If you would like to present a clinic, please click here and fill out the form. We will review the submission to determine how best to schedule the clinic and accommodate your presentation needs.
Please be aware that to be a clinic presenter, you must also register for the convention as an attendee. You need not sign up for any of the optional items, but convention attendance is required. The clinic submission will require you to acknowledge this requirement, but will not actually register you for the convention. Please use the "Registration" menu and select the type of attendee registration you would prefer.