Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 38: the Dark Forest, May 24 - 27, 2024 Missoula, Montana

Randy Pepprock

MisCon 38 Attending Professional

I'm a 63 year old ex rock and roller who has had a lifelong fascination with building models and dioramas, I have previously done work in the film industry in Los Angeles as a scenic artist, but for the last 30 years or so I have been the sole owner & operator of Dioramas Plus & Downtown Deco, companies that produce architectural miniature kits for hobbyists that build model train sets and military dioramas.

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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(Tentative)

  • panel Fri 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Meet the Artists, Dragon Pavilion (1)
    Moderator: Justin Barba; Panelists: John Barba, Justin Barba, Stan! Brown, Michael Brugger, Rob Carlos, Echo Chernik, Dragon Dronet, Tony Gregori, Lizzy D. Hill, Tess Langston, Todd Lockwood, Alexandra Martyn, Cait May, Randy Pepprock, Sean Ricks, Nikki Rossignol McCoy, Steven K Smith (SKS Props), Jeff Sturgeon, Tiffany Toland-Scott, Brittany Torres, Jim Wright (Stonekettle), Lacy Zee (Vox Moxxi)

    Here's your first opportunity to meet and hang out with MisCon 37's artists. You can talk art, ask questions, have a cup of coffee (or something stronger), get things signed, whatever you want. Just come hang out.

  • Break Fri 2:50 - Sat 11:00
  • panel Sat 11:00 - 12:50 PM, Artist's Corner, Artist's Corner
    Panelists: Tony Gregori, Todd Lockwood, Randy Pepprock, Jeff Sturgeon

    Hang out with some of MisCon's artists as they draw, paint, or play around with whatever catches their interest. Want to bring your own art materials and make your own stuff? Please do. Want to ask questions about anything art-related? Now is your chance. Just want to eat a sandwich and watch Rob Carlos draw some awesome dragons? Come have a seat. This is an informal hangout session--come and go as you like, or drop in for a few minutes between panels.

  • Break Sat 12:50 - Sun 2:00
  • panel Sun 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Building Dioramas to Showcase Figures (Miniatures), Fairy Tent (4)
    Panelists: Randy Pepprock

    Professional model builder Randy Pepprock will show you how to build dioramas to showcase figures, whether it's in the style of Jurassic Park, D&D, railroads, My Little Pony, or anything else.