Elaine Carr | Outdoor Art

  • June 10, 2020
Elaine Carr | Outdoor Art

Introducing Elaine Carr – she’s one of Amalgam’s senior makers. Elaine has a post-grad in Scenic Art but can turn her hand to pretty much anything. She’s worked in almost every department at Amalgam and has a varied portfolio of skills and experience. We talked to her about what she likes to do outside of office hours, especially her passion for creating artwork inspired by her love of geometry, pattern, architecture and big concrete buildings.

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Joe Gomm | Bespoke Furniture

  • May 14, 2020
Joe Gomm | Bespoke Furniture

From time to time we like to share the hidden talents of our brilliant makers, so meet Joe Gomm, one of our vacuum casting technicians. In his spare time he makes beautiful bespoke furniture like these rather striking coffee tables. We asked him more about how he makes his furniture and what inspires him.

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Matt Quick | Handmade Bamboo Guitar

  • April 28, 2020
Matt Quick | Handmade Bamboo Guitar

We love finding out about our team’s talents and what interests them outside of working at Amalgam. For example, this is Matt – he’s one of our senior model makers (architecture) and he loves working with wood. He also loves a challenge and we discovered that in his spare time recently, he decided to make a guitar. From scratch! We caught up with him to find out more about this hidden skill…

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Scale Models Weston founder – Norman Hill

  • April 27, 2020

Scale Models Weston, is a name known to many in our industry as producers of maritime models of all sorts for very many years.  At Amalgam we were sad to hear recently that the founder of the company, Norman Hill, has sadly died after a long fight with leukemia.

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Amalgam gains Cyber Essentials Certificate

  • October 9, 2019
Amalgam Gains Cyber Essentials Certificate

Bristol-based Amalgam Modelmaking has once again gained their Cyber Essential Certification. After verification of their self-assessment against the Cyber Essentials Standard, assessors BIP Solutions Ltd confirmed that Amalgam met the standards for the scheme. The certification was hence renewed in August this year.

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Royal International Air Tattoo – 19-21 July 2019

  • July 1, 2019
Royal International Air Tattoo – 19-21 July 2019
The Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford is the largest of its kind in World and in its 48th year. Amalgam Modelmaking are pleased to be attending this year and invite people to join them for informal networking, and to learn more about out how they have worked with many of the organisations present at the show.

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