For the 10th  time Miniature in Tune
10th – 14th of July 2017 at Tune Conference Centre, Grevevej 20, 2670 Greve, Denmark

Welcome to summer school

Miniature in Tune 2017

It is a great pleasure for us to welcome you to Miniature in Tune, a summer school for people who are fond of making their own miniatures and like to challenge their craftsmanship.

As the new organisers we will do our best to continue this exceptional tradition. Our priority will still be the high standard of instructors and to create a cosy “hyggelig” and inspiring week for all of you.

For 2017 we have invited the following international creditable miniature artisans: Bill Robertson from USA, James Carrington and Jens Torp from England, Jeffry Antonis and Tine Krijnen from The Netherlands and Valeria Bonomi from Italy.
Each teacher offers a 3-day class and a 2-day class. The teaching language is English.

Summer school takes place at Tune Kursuscenter (Tune Conference Centre), which is set in lovely rural surroundings, run by a Production School: Produktionsskolen i Greve og Høje-Taastrup.
For further information about the teachers and the place see
Please note that our website and e-mail address use the Danish spelling min……itune, not the English min……intune.

Should you need further information you are welcome to write:
About classes and contact to the teachers: Hanna –  or phone (45) 50 50 15 05 (best in the evening).
About registration, payment and accommodations: Kirsten –

Sincerely yours
The organizers
Hanna Maria Clement and Kirsten Børsting


General information

Class selection
Each student indicates the choice of one A-class of 3 days and one B-class of 2 days in the registration form. Some classes are expected to fill quickly, so please indicate 1st, 2nd and 3rd choices for A-class as well as B-class. Waiting lists will be maintained, in case cancellations make room in a class of higher priority.

Accommodations are at Tune Kursuscenter (Tune Conference Centre) situated near the villages Greve and Tune ca. 30 km from Copenhagen and ca. 30 km from Københavns lufthavn, Kastrup (Copenhagen airport, Kastrup). It is a handsome old estate, but fully equipped to modern standard. Most of the rooms are for single persons and has a private bathroom, but a few double rooms, also with private bathroom, are available. At our disposal are spacious workshops, conference rooms, lecture hall, living room and dining hall. All indoor premises are non-smoking. As the buildings contain many staircases, they are not suitable for wheelchair users.

We start with a welcome gathering on Monday 10th of July 2017 at 9.30 in Aud.1.
Classes take place from Monday at 10.00 till Friday 14th of July 2017 at 16.00. We end with an exhibition of our products Friday at 16-17, and say goodbye to each other in Aud.1.
If you arrive Sunday, rooms are available from 17.00. Sunday dinner is served at 18.00.
The rooms have to be left Friday at 9.30, unless you have bought an extra overnight stay till Saturday. Those who stay till Saturday should leave the room immediately after breakfast Saturday.

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7.30 – 9.00 Breakfast buffet
9.00 – 13.00 Classes
11.00 – 11.15 Coffee/tea
13.00 – 14.30 Lunch buffet w. ice water, and coffee/tea
14.30 – 18.30 Classes
16.30 – 16.45 Coffee/tea w. cake
19.00 Dinner w. 2 courses w. ice water
Evening Self service coffee/tea in the living room
Evening until 22.00 The workshops are open for optional work

The price for participation is 5.770 DKK (Danish kroner) which pays for classes, board and lodging from Monday 10th of July at 10.00 until Friday 14th of July at 17.00. Materials fee vary and have to be paid to the teachers. The amount can be seen at the description of each class. It is possible to buy extra board and lodgings. Prices can be seen at the registration form.

Registration and reservation of a seat in the chosen classes is accepted at prepayment of 500 DKK, which is not refundable if you cancel. Payment of the rest of the price is due at the latest on 1st of May 2017. The money is to be transferred to Miniature in Tune’s account in Danske Bank, as described in the registration form.

If you cancel before April 30st 2017 we refund the entire price except the prepaid 500 DKK. After this date no refunds will be issued. All teachers have conditioned their teaching of a minimum number of students. If the number of students at the teachers’ classes does not surpass this minimum number on May 1st 2017, the classes of this teacher will be cancelled.

Optional activities in the evening
kostald-wIn the evenings you have various options. You can keep on working, be entertained or just relax.
The workshops are open for work (no teacher) until 22.00, or by appointment.
We will offer entertainment such as lecture, fair and exhibition.
The fair Tuesday evening shows invited exhibitors and those of the students and teachers who want to sell something of their own making. If you know at the registration time, that you have something to sell, indicate it in the registration form. If you find out later, just bring it along.
Wednesday evening we also exhibit the items, we have just finished in the 3-day classes.
Every night we may get together in “Kostalden” (“The Cow barn”), a large living room, and exchange experiences of the day and have a refreshment in the self service bar.
At the end of classes on Friday at 16.00, we hurry to the conference hall to make an exhibition of all our products from the classes and take leave of each other.
If you want to share your Photos from your stay in Tune on our website, you can mail them to our webmaster Kaj Rasmussen at, or you can just send a link to another website, where they can be seen.

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