Calling all racing fans and artists! The Reno Air Racing Association today launched a design contest for the official poster and t-shirts of the 54th National Championship Air Races.
“The Reno Air Racing Association is looking for fresh and new designs that represent the spirit of air racing to place on our collectible posters for the 54th National Championship Air Races,” Mike Crowell President and CEO of the Reno Air Racing Association said. “Entries should center on the idea of racing – which is what we are all about. We look forward to seeing the ideas our fans have.” Continue reading "RARA Announces Design Contest for 54th National Championship Air Races"
Thanks for the many entries that were sent in for this month's photo contest! It's clear that lots of you are proud of your panels, and whittling them down to the traditional four was tough - but here they are! Sadly, no one sent in a truly traditional choice, like the Editor in Chief's favorite, the Pietenpol above (from a Kitplanes file photo). But, he's not eligible to nominate or vote - so take your pick of the four modern pictures below and vote here.
As homebuilders, we're partial to well organized shops - they help us keep the project on track and it's no secret that many award winning airplanes came from shops that reflect the builder's desire to impress.
Nicholas Blanck from San Francisco, CA is the winner of the "Camping with your airplane" photo contest with his shot from Cavanaugh Bay, ID before heading to Oshkosh. As the prize, Nicholas will receive a $25 gift certificate from Aircraft Spruce.
Our next photo contest topic requires you to show off your workshop. As homebuilders, we're partial to well organized shops - they help us keep the project on track and it's no secret that many award winning airplanes came from shops that reflect the builder's desire to impress. Send us your photos of a workshop you're proud of!
In the meantime, check out Matt Johnson's article on his Garage Mahal in the June 2010 issue of Kitplanes.
For this month's "Best of..." Kitplanes photo contest, we asked builders to send in their best sunset photo. The editorial staff has sorted through the entries and picked the these we thought best represented good examples - now it is your chance to vote! Take a quick cruise over to the voting page and choose the one that you think is best.