Dana Mathes IPMS #43781


Association with Other Modeling Clubs:

Modeling Areas of Interest:


Retired Engineer & Graduate Student


IPMS Mid Michigan Model Makers (Saginaw, MI)

IPMS Roscoe Turner (Indianapolis, IN)

IPMS Texas Hill Country Scale Model Builders (Kerrville, TX)


Primarily armor but will also build aircraft, ships, and spacecraft

Modeling Skills:


Basic Construction, Photo-etch, Weathering techniques to include oils and pastels/pigments, individual track links (armor), bases



1st Place - OOB Ships, IPMS Nationals 2016

2nd Place - OOB Miscellaneous, IPMS Nationals 2016

1st Place, OOB Miscellaneous, IPMS Nationals 2013

3rd Place, Military Vehicles (Post Korea) IPMS Nationals 2011

Gold Medals, AMPS, Nationals and Regionals

AlamoSquadron Model of the Year: 2015, 2016

Best of Show - CALMEX 2017, Lake Charles, LA

Models have been published in Fine Scale Modeler, IPMS USA Journal, and Great Scale Modeling

Other Hobbies: