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Choose a Fabric To Sew a Simple Miniature Bunny
How to choose fabric to make an easy to sew bunny from a simple two part pattern. Page 2.
Sew the Sides of the Miniature Bunny Head
How to stitch the sides of the easy to sew bunny's head. Page 3.
Sew the Top of the Bunny Head to the Sides of the Head
How to finish stitching the top of the head of an easy to sew miniature bunny. Page 4.
Sew the Front of the Bunny Body to the Back and Head
How to sew the front of an easy to sew bunny to the bunny back. Page 5.
Turn the Body of Your Miniature Stitched Bunny to Prepare it For Stuffing
How to use hemostats or tweezers to turn a miniature sewn bunny body right side out ready to be stuffed. Page 6.
Sew the Bottom Seam of the Final Leg on the Miniature Bunny
How to finish the lower leg seam on a miniature bunny once the body has been turned right side out. Page 7.
Stuff the Body of Your Easy to Sew Bunny
How to add stuffing to the body of an easy to sew miniature bunny. Page 8.
Position and Stitch the Bunny Legs to the Stuffed Body
How to stitch the legs into position to make your miniature bunny sit. Page 9.
Trim the Base of the Permanent Cover on the Miniature Lace Maker's Cookie Pillow
How to finish the base of a miniature lace maker's cookie pillow. Page 10.
Make a Drawstring Channel For a Removable Cover for a Miniature Lacemaker's Cookie Pillow
How to make a drawstring channel on a removable cover for a miniature lace maker's pillow. Page 11.
Pull the Drawstring to Fit the Removable Cover on a Dollhouse Scale Lace Maker's Pillow
How to fit a removable cover over a dolls house scale miniature lace maker's cookie pillow. Page 12.
Shape the Base Circles for a Miniature Lace Maker's Cookie Pillow
How to shape circles from craft wood or heavy card for the base of a scale miniature bobbin lace pillow. Page 2.
Use a Sanding Block To Shape Your Miniature Lace Maker's Pillow Bases
How to use a sanding block to make circular bases for a miniature lace pillow. Page 3.
Shape the Foam Padding for a Miniature Lace Maker's Pillow
How to cut craft foam or card to make padding for a miniature lace maker's pillow. Page 4.
Prepare the Fabric Cover and Padding for a Miniature Lace Maker's Cookie Pillow
How to prepare the fabric cover and the padding to finish the base of a miniature lace maker's cookie pillow. Page 5.
Trim the Batting To Fit Over the Padded Lace Maker's Pillow Base
How to trim batting or felt to cover the foam or card padding on a miniature lace maker's pillow. Page 6.
Fit the Permanent Cover Over a Miniature Lace Maker's Cookie Pillow
How to fit a permanent cover over a miniature lace maker's pillow. Page 7.
Stretch and Glue the Permanent Cover to the Back of the Lace Maker's Pillow Base
How to glue the permanent cover to the back of the lace makers' pillow base. Page 8.
Secure the Permanent Cover of the Miniature Lace Maker's Pillow
How to sandwich the permanent cover of the miniature lace pillow between the two wooden bask disks. Page 9.
Printable Heart Designs for Dollhouse Scale Tissue Papers
Printable miniature heart and cupid designs for use for small scale miniature packaging and tissue papers for pastry cases for muffins, cupcakes and chocolates in dolls house and fashion doll scales.
Best Blog on Miniatures Finalists for the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards
Descriptions of the finalists in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Blog About Miniatures
Casey's Minis, Readers Choice 2013 Finalist for Best Blog on Miniatures
Description of Casey's Minis as a finalist in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Blog. Page 2.
DIY Dollhouse Miniatures, Readers Choice 2013 Finalist for Best Blog on Miniatures
Description of DIY Dollhouse Miniatures as a finalist in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Blog. Page 3.
Jazzi Minis, 2013 Readers Choice Finalist for Best Blog on Miniatures
Description of Jazzi Minis as a finalist in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Blog. Page 4.
Mini Modern, 2013 Readers Choice Finalist for Best Blog on Miniatures
Description of Mini Modern as a finalist in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Blog. Page 5.
Otterine, Readers Choice 2013 Finalist for Best Blog on Miniatures
Description of Otterine as a finalist in the 2013 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Blog. Page 6.
2013 Winner Best Dolls House or Miniature Building Kit
2013 Winner of the Readers' Choice Award for Best Dolls House or Scale Building Kit as chosen by the readers of Miniatures.About.com.
2013 Award Winner Best Miniature Blog
Readers of the Miniatures.About.com website choose the Best Miniature Blog Winner for 2013
Make Simple Phalaenopsis Orchids for the Dolls House From Paper, Paint and Wire
How to make phalaenopsis or
Prepare a Pot and Planting Medium for Your Miniature Orchid
How to set up orchid planting medium in a dollhouse scale plant pot. Page 10.
Set Your Miniature Phalaenopsis Orchid Into A Plant Pot
How to plant your dollhouse miniature orchid in its pot. Page 11.
Materials List for Dollhouse Scale Phalaenopsis Orchids
List of materials needed to make dollhouse miniature phalaenopsis orchids. Page 2.
Set Up the Flower Wires for Dolls' House Scale Orchids
How to prepare the flower buds and flower wires for dolhouse scale phalaenopsis orchids. Page 3.
Punch and Paint Miniature Flower Petals for a Phalaenopsis Orchid
How to punch out, paint and trim the flower petals for a dollhouse scale phalaenopsis orchid. Page 4.
Prepare the Leaves for a Dollhouse Scale Phalaenopsis Orchid
How to paint and trim the leaves for a dollhouse miniature phalaenopsis orchid. Page 5.
Add Vein Lines to Dollhouse Orchid Flower Petals and Leaves
How to shape the leaves and flower petals for a miniature phalaenopsis orchid in dollhouse scale. Page 6.
Glue the Dollhouse Miniature Phalaenopsis Flowers To The Flower Wires
How to glue petals to wire to make dollhouse miniature phalaenopsis orchids. Page 7.
Assemble the Flower Stalk for a Dollhouse Phalaenopsis Orchid
How to set up the wire flower stalk and flower buds for a dollhouse miniature phalaenopsis or moon orchid. Page 8.
Add Flowers and Leaves to a Dollouse Phalaenopsis Orchid Stalk
How to glue the flowers and leaves to a miniature phalaenopsis orchid stalk in dollhouse scale. Page 9.
Make Miniature Lace Makers Bobbins in Several Traditional Styles
Make these miniature lace makers bobbins for a lace pillow
Mark The Length of the Lace Bobbin Handle
How to measure and mark the site of the bobbin stem on a miniature lace makers bobbin. Page 2.
Begin Filing a Dolls House Scale Lace Makers Bobbin To Shape
How to begin to shape a dollhouse scale lace makers bobbin with a file. Page 3.
Shape the Rough Stem of the Dolls House Scale Lace Bobbin
How to rough out the stem of the miniature scale lace bobbin made from a toothpick. Page 4.
Square the Top and Bottom Edges of the Lace Bobbin
How to check the square and position of the thread holding section of a miniature lace bobbin made in dolls house scale from a wooden or plastic toothpick. Page 5.
File the Top of a Miniature Lace Makers Bobbin to Shape
Shape the Top of the Miniature Lace Makers Bobbin. Page 6.
Finish the Shaping of a Honiton Lace Bobbin in Dolls' House Scale.
How to finish shaping a miniature Honiton lace bobbin. Page 7.
Make a Miniature Cookie Pillow For a Scale Miniature Bobbin Lace Display
How to make a scale miniature lace maker's
Preparing To Make Spangled Lace Bobbins
How to shape miniature lace bobbins and fit them with spangles, or hoops of beads on wire. Page 8.
Fit the Beaded Spangle To the Base of a Miniature Lace Bobbin
How to attach a beaded wire spangle to a miniature lace bobbin made from a toothpick. Page 9.
Make Dollhouse Scale Daffodils From Paper and Wire
How to use wire and paper to make a range of daffodil varieties for miniature scenes and dolls house gardens.
Choosing or Coloring Paper for Miniature Daffodils
How to choose or color paper for scale miniature daffodils. Page 2.
Make the Petals for Miniature and Model Scale Daffodils
How to make paper petals for dolls' house or model scale daffodils. Page 3.
Make Miniature Daffodil Stems and Flower Centers
How to assemble the stems and flower centers (stamens) for miniature daffodils in dollhouse and model scales. Page 4.
Place the Paper Petals on the Miniature Daffodil Stems
How to arrange the paper petals for a dollhouse scale miniature daffodil. Page 5.
Add the Flower "Cup" to a Miniature Daffodil in Dollhouse Scale
How to add the 'cup' to a miniature daffodil flower made from paper. Page 6.
Shape Plastic Windows To Fit the Curve of a Model Tower
How to bend plastic windows to fit the curve of a model tower. Page 9.
Add the Battlement Floor To Your Model Tower
How to add a top floor to a model tower with battlements. Page 8.
Fill Out the Shape of Your Model Tower
How to shape the base and top support of a model tower using simple paper strips. Page 7.
Cutting the Main Tower Wall
How to measure a cardboard roll to your particular scale to build a model tower. Page 3.
Materials Used to Make a Model Tower
List of materials used to make a scale model tower for a lighthouse, castle, model village or gaming terrain. Page 2.
Add Faux Stone Texture To a Model Tower
How to texture air dry clay or paper mache to a faux stone texture. Page 14.
Add Stone Layer Lines To a Model Tower
How to mark out layer lines in your faux stone walls on a model tower. Page 12.
Cover The Model Tower Sections With Air Dry Clay or Paper Mache
How to cover a model tower with air dry clay for a faux stone texture. Page 10.
Easy Model Tower to Build From Cardboard Rolls and Air Dry Clay
Build this simple scale model tower from a recycled plastic cup and cardboard tube covered with air dry clay or tissue paper papier mache. The tower can be used for Nativity scenes, Christmas or Halloween villages, or as a piece of gaming terrain.
Cutting a Model Tower Top From a Recycled Cup
How to cut a crenellated top for a model tower from a recycled cup. Page 6.
Mark Crenellations for the Model Tower With Tape
How to quickly mark a plastic cup for a model tower in order to cut regular crenellations into the design. Page 5.
Make the Top For a Model Tower From a Recycled Cup or Food Container
How to determine the size of top needed for a model tower. Page 4.
Paint The Faux Stone Walls On a Model Tower
How to paint a faux stone effect on a model tower. Page 16.
Cut Openings For Windows in a Model Tower
How to cut window openings and fit windows into a model tower. Page 15.
Assemble the Model Tower Sections
How to assemble the walls and battlements of a simple model tower. Page 13.
Seal the Edges of the Air Dry Clay Coating On Your Model Tower
How to smooth out the joins in air dry clay on a model tower. Page 11.
Make Dolls Necklaces From Elastic Threads and Seed Beads
How to use fine seed beads and elastic threads to make doll necklaces with opening 'clasps' or stretchable enough to fit over a doll's head.
Elastic Doll Necklace Without A Closure
How to make an elastic doll necklace without a closure. Page 2.
Make an Elastic Loop to Start a Doll Necklace
How to make a closure loop as a simple clasp for a beaded doll necklace. Page 3.
Finish the Doll Necklace with a Closure Bead to Fit the Elastic Loop
How to add a bead closure to the end of a necklace for a miniature doll. Page 4.
Use the Bead Closure to Secure the Miniature Doll Necklace
How to fit a bead closure necklace on a miniature doll. Page 5.
Modifying Beads with "Jewels"
How to modify beads with jewels and rhinestones for dollhouse doll scale necklaces. Page 6.
Make an Elastic Doll Necklace Without A Clasp
How to make an elastic doll necklace without a clasp. Page 7.
Simple or Patterned Doll Necklaces
How to work seed bead patterns on doll necklaces. Page 8.
Make Easy Cake Stands for the Dollhouse Kitchen
Make these simple cake stands for a dollhouse pastry shop or kitchen. They can be made from polymer clay, or lightweight card and beads.
Materials Used to Assemble Simple Dolls' House Cake and Pastry Stands
Materials you will need to make doll house miniature cake and pastry stands. Page 2.
Glue The Sections for Simple Dollhouse Cake and Pastry Stands
How to assemble simple dollhouse cake and pastry stands from lightweight card, trims and beads. Page 3.
Use Polymer Clay to Make Chocolate Curls and Ruffles for Cake Decorations
How to make chocolate curls and ruffles to decorate dolls house cakes.
Use Polymer Clay To Make Miniature "Chocolate" Curls for Dollhouse Baking
How to make fine
Use Polymer Clay to Make 'Chocolate' Ruffles for Dollhose Cakes
How to make miniature
Fit "Chocolate" Ruffles Made From Polymer Clay Onto a Dollhouse Cake
How to add a ruffled 'chocolate' topping to a dollhouse scale cake. Page 4.
Add the Center to a Dollhouse Ruffle Cake Topping
How to finish the ruffle topping of a dollhouse scale cake. Page 5.
Top Dollhouse Miniature Cupcakes With Ruffled Rose "Icing"
Make these dollhouse miniature polymer clay cupcakes with ruffled rose toppings for elegant miniature pastry displays, beads or earrings.
Shape the Basic Cupcakes in Dollhouse Scale
How to shape the basic cupcakes for the base of a ruffled rose cupcake topping. Page 2.
Shape The Ruffle Base for Ruffled Rose Toppings on Dollhouse Cupcakes or Beads
How to shape the base for the ruffles of a ruffle rose topping for dollhouse cupcakes or beads. Page 3.
Shape a Rolled Rose From Polymer Clay
Make a loose roll for the base of a ruffled rose topping for dollhouse scale cupcakes or beads. Page 4.
Shape a Polymer Clay Roll Into a Ruffled Rose Topping for a Dollhouse Cupcake or Bead
Make a Ruffled Rose From a Thin Roll of Polymer Clay. Page 5.
Set Ruffled Rose Toppings on Dollhouse Cupcakes or Beads
How to fit ruffled rose toppings onto dollhouse scale miniature cupcakes or beads. Page 6.
Tint and Paint Dollhouse Miniature Ruffled Rose Cupcakes
How to finish the dollhouse miniature ruffled rose cupcakes or beads by tinting the edges of the rose and painting the baking cases in place. Page 7.
Tutorial for Custom Feathered Venetian Masks For Dolls
How to make feathered Venetian style masks for dolls in several scales
Finish the Miniature Venetian Mask for a Doll by Adding a Handle or an Elastic Strap
How to fit a handle or elastic strap to your miniature Venetian mask so it can be worn by a doll. Page 10.
Feathered Venetian Doll Mask Materials
Materials you will need to make feather backed Venetian masks for dolls. Page 2.
Shape the Underlining for the Feathered Section of a Venetian Mask in Doll Scale
How to shape the supporting under layer for a dolls house scale Venetian feather mask. Page 3.
Fit Your Feathers to the Basic Underlining For Your Doll Mask
How to check your trimmed feathers against the face of your doll to establish the feathered backing for a Venetian mask. Page 4.
Fit the Trimmed Feathers for the Venetian Mask Against the Doll's Face
How to test fit the feathers for a doll's mask against the face of the doll before assembling the mask. Page 5.
Fuse the Feathers to the Iron On Interfacing for a Venetian Doll Mask
How to use iron on interfacing to hold feathers for a Venetian style doll mask. Page 6.
Fit the Venetian Upper Mask Shape to the Doll's Face
How to prepare the upper mask shape for a doll scale Venetian mask with feather trim. Page 7.
Assemble the Upper Mask for a Miniature Venetian Mask for a Doll
How to assemble and fit a top mask above a feather layer for a dolls house scale Venetian mask. Page 8.
Trim the Eye Holes on the Miniature Feathered Venetian Mask and Decorate the Upper Layer
How to trim open the eye holes of the Venetian mask and trim the mask with beads and other trims. Page 9.
Make a Simple Daffodil Fairy Costume for a Doll
How to use
Fit the Wings to the Back of the Daffodil Fairy Costume
How to glue the wings in place on the back bodice of a daffodil fairy costume. Page 10.
Use the Daffodil Stamens to Make a Crown or Headband for a Daffodil Fairy Costume
How to make a crown headband for a daffodil fairy costume for a doll. Page 11.
Choose the Materials for a Daffodil Fairy Costume for a Doll
How to choose materials to dress a doll in a daffodil fairy costume. Page 2.
Separate and Assess the Parts of Your "Silk" Daffodil Flower
How to separate and assess 'silk' flower parts and how they can be used to make a daffodil fairy costume for a doll. Page 3.
Design the Daffodil Fairy Dress Bodice
How to select parts to make a petal bodice for a miniature daffodil fairy costume for a doll. Page 4.
Make the Bodice Front for a Miniature Daffodil Fairy Costume for a Doll
How to make a front bodice for a daffodil fairy costume from the daffodil petals. Page 5.
Fit the Back Bodice to the Daffodil Fairy Costume
How to make a fitted back bodice for a miniature daffodil fairy costume. Page 6.
Attach the Bodice of the Daffodil Fairy Costume to the Skirt
How to fit the bodice of a daffodil fairy costume for a doll onto the skirt section. Page 7.
Trim Petals to Make Wings for a Daffodil Fairy
How to trim
Join Silk Daffodil Petals to Make Wings for a Daffodil Fairy Costume for a Doll
How to glue 'silk' flower petals together to make wings for a miniature daffodil fairy costume for a doll. Page 9.
Make Dolls House Writing Desk Accessories
Make a dolls house writing desk set with a miniature quill pen, a blotter, an ink well, pen stand and tray.
Shape Foil for a Dollhouse Writing Desk Set Tray
How to emboss foil to make a decorative tray for a dolls' house writing set. Page 10.
Assemble the Foiled Tray for a Dollhouse Scale Writing Set
How to assemble the tray for a dolls' house scale writing set. Page 11.
Choosing Feathers for a Miniature Quill Pen
How to choose a feather for a dolls house scale quill pen. Page 2.
Shape a Dollhouse Scale Quill Pen From a Feather
How to trim a feather to make a quill pen for a dolls' house desk set. Page 3.
Beads for an Inkwell in Dolls House Scale
How to choose beads to make a dolls house scale inkwell. Page 4.
Assemble Beads to Make a Miniature Inkwell for a Dolls House Desk
How to assemble beads to make an inkwell for a dolls house. Page 5.
Shape the Dollhouse Blotter for the Writing Set
How to shape the base of a blotter for a dolls house scale writing set. Page 6.
Cover the Base of a Dolls House Scale Blotter for a Writing Set
How to cover the base of a dolls house scale blotter. Page 7.
Finish the Top and Add a Handle to a Dolls House Scale Blotter
How to finish the top and add a handle to a dolls house scale blotter for a writing set. Page 8.
Shape Foil to Form a Pen Rest for a Dollhouse Scale Writing Set
How to shape a pen rest for a dollhouse writing set. Page 9.
Easy to Make Doll Sweater for a Beginning Sewer
Even a novice sewer can make this easy doll sweater using a sewing machine or basic hand stitches.
Stitch the First Seams for an Easy to Sew Doll Sweater
How to stitch the side and underarm seams for an easy to make doll sweater. Page 2.
Cut the Opening for the Neck of the Easy Doll Sweater
How to cut the hole for the neck opening of an easy doll sweater. Page 3.
Adjust the Seams for A Better Fit of the Easy Doll Sweater
How to adjust the fit of the arms or body of an easy doll sweater. Page 4.
Overcast the Sleeve Hems and Neck Opening of the Easy Doll Sweater
How to finish the cut edges of the easy doll sweater. Page 5.
Add Fabric Transfer Designs to The Front of Your Easy Doll T-Shirt or Sweater
How to add fabric transfer designs to the front of an easy doll t-shirt or sweater. Page 6.
Make Fine Bristled Artists Paint Brushes in Dollhouse Scales
How to make miniature artists paint brushes in dollhouse scales.
Shape a Handle for a Dollhouse Artist's Paintbrush
How to make a handle for a dollhouse paintbrush. Page 2.
Cut and Group Bristles for a Miniature Paintbrush
How to prepare the bristles for a dolls house scale artist's paint brush. Page 3.
Shape A Metal Ferrule for a Dollhouse Scale Paint Brush
How to shape the metal ferrule for a dolls house scale artist's paint brush. Page 4.
Fold Over the Cut Edge of a Scrap Metal Ferrule for a Dollhouse Paint Brush
How to fold scrap metal to make a rounded edge on the base of a ferrule for a miniature paint brush. Page 5.
Fit the Metal Ferrule to Finish a Miniature Artist's Paint Brush
How to fit a metal ferrule over the bristles and handle of a dollhouse scale paint brush. Page 6.
Build a Quarter Scale "Stone" Cottage - Sea Witch Cottage
Use the included free cutting diagram to build a simple stone cottage in quarter scale (1:48 or
Assemble a Dutch or Stable Door in 1:48 Scale
How to assemble a
Fit the Door and Hinge Into the Quarter Scale Cottage Wall
How to set a fabric hinge into the door opening of a quarter scale cottage. Page 11.
Finish the Quarter Scale Door Hinge
How to cover and strengthen a fabric hinge used for a quarter scale cottage door. Page 12.
Glue the Walls to the Quarter Scale Cottage Base
How to assemble the walls of the quarter scale Sea Witch Cottage. Page 13.
Finish the Quarter Scale Cottage Loft With a Faux Wood Finish
How to make a quick faux wood floor in quarter scale. Page 14.
Fit A Loft Floor Into a Quarter Scale Cottage
How to fit the loft supports into the quarter scale Sea Witch Cottage model. Page 15.
Add Window Sills and Finish the Wall Corners of Sea Witch Cottage.
How to finish the exterior walls of the quarter scale sea witch cottage. Page 16.
Hinge the Quarter Scale Cottage Roof
How to hinge the roof assembly of the quarter scale Sea Witch Cottage to allow easier access to the loft space. Page 17.
Finish the Back and Interior of Sea Witch Cottage
How to finish any exposed edges on the back of the quarter scale Sea Witch Cottage. Page 18.
Finish the Quarter Scale Cottage Exterior
How to finish the exterior of the Sea Witch Cottage quarter scale model. Page 19.
Parts Diagram and Materials List for A Simple Quarter Scale Cottage
Cutting parts diagram and materials list for the quarter scale 'Sea Witch Cottage' project. Page 2.
Quarter Scale Cottage Interior With Tower
The Sea Witch Cottage in quarter scale showing the interior along with a model tower. Page 20.
Glue Air Dry Clay To the Model Cottage Walls
How to apply a coating of air dry clay to the main building parts of a quarter scale cottage model. Page 3.
Mark a Simple Stone Texture in Air Dry Clay
How to mark a simple squared stone texture in air dry clay to make a model cottage. Page 4.
Set Openings Into Air Dry Clay 'Stone' Walls on a Model Cottage
How to shape air dry clay around openings for model scale
Assemble the Quarter Scale Chimney For Sea Witch Cottage
How to notch foam core board in order to assemble the walls of a chimney for a quarter scale model cottage. Page 6.
Add the Chimney to the Fireplace Wall of the 1:48 Scale Sea Witch Cottage
How to assemble the fireplace wall and chimney of a quarter scale cottage model. Page 7.
Line the Firebox of the Sea Witch Cottage Chimney
How to line the firebox of a quarter scale fireplace with a stone effect made from air dry clay. Page 8.
Use Gesso to Finish the Interior Walls of the Quarter Scale Sea Witch Cottage
How to use gesso to finish the interior walls of a 1:48 scale stone cottage model. Page 9.
Use Recycled Plastic Packaging To Make "Etched Glass" Materials for Miniature and Dolls' Houses
How to use recycled plastic packaging to make embossed plastic that resembles etched glass for use with miniatures and dolls' houses.
Prepare the Materials to Make Embossed Plastic for Miniature Windows and "Glass"
How to choose recycled plastic packaging to make embossed plastic that resembles etched glass in miniature for dolls houses and models. Page 2.
Heat Emboss Recycled Plastic Packaging With a Metal Stencil
How to heat a metal stencil to emboss recycled plastic packaging. Page 3.
Carefully Remove Cooled Heat Embossed Plastic Packaging From a Metal Stencil
How to remove heat embossed recycled plastic packaging from a metal stencil. Page 4.
Possible Uses of Heat Embossed Plastic for Miniatures and Models
How to use heat embossed plastic for miniatures and models, including dolls' houses. Page 5.
Make a Tiny Rabbit Head and Paws for a Dollhouse Scale Easter Cupcake
How to shape tiny rabbit heads and paws for dollhouse miniature Easter cupcakes or Easter jewellery. Page 4.
Cover a Dollhouse Scale Polymer Clay Cupcake with 'Grass' Icing
How to add a grass effect 'icing' made of polymer clay to the top of a dollhouse miniature cupcake. Page 3.
Choosing a Furniture Style for a Miniature Display
Tips on choosing a furniture style for a more effective miniature or dollhouse display.
Best Miniature Blog Finalists for the 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards
Descriptions of the finalists in the 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Blog
Casey's Minis - 2011 Readers' Choice Award Finalist for Best Miniature Blog
Information on Casey's Minis, an eclectic miniature blog featuring Tessie the Witch. Page 2.
Mags-nificent Miniatures - 2012 Readers' Choice Award Finalist for Best Miniature Blog
A description of Mags-nificent Miniatures - a miniature blog by IGMA Artisan Margaret Cassidy from the UK. Page 3.
Mini Garden Guru - 2012 Readers' Choice Award Finalist for Best Miniature Blog
A description of Janit Calvo's Mini Garden Guru Blog. Page 4.
Mini Modern - 2012 Readers' Choice Award Finalist for Best Miniature Blog
Information on the blog featuring modern miniature -
Otterine - 2012 Readers' Choice Award Finalist for Best Miniature Blog
A description of Otterine a miniatures blog by Brae Oktober. Page 6.
2012 Miniature Building Kit Finalists for the Readers' Choice Awards
Descriptions of the finalists in the 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Building Kit
Cerveny - 2012 Readers' Choice Award Finalist for Best Miniature Dolls House Kit
Information on The Cerveny Store Kit by Victoria Miniland. Finalist in the 2012 Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Building Kit. Page 2.
Crooked Stick Lane - 2012 Readers' Choice Award Finalist for Best Miniature Dolls House Kit
Information on Crooked Stick Lane. Finalist in the 2012 Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Building Kit. Page 3.
Rosebud Cottage - 2012 Readers' Choice Award Finalist for Best Miniature Dolls House Kit
Information on the Rosebud Cottage Kit by Petite Properties. Finalist in the 2012 Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Building Kit. Page 4.
Best Miniature Product Finalists for the 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards
Descriptions of the finalists in the 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Product
Antique McLoughlin Bros Children's Book Kits From Paper Minis
Antique McLoughlin Bros Children's Book Set from Paper Minis. Page 2.
Battery Operated LED Lamps From Sutton Miniatures - 2012 Best Miniature Product Finalist
Description of the battery operated LED lamps from Sutton Miniatures, a finalist in the 2012 Reader's Choice Awards for Best Miniature Product. Page 3.
Dremel Stylus Lithium Ion Cordless Finalist in the 2012 Best Miniature Product Readers'Choice Awards
Description of Dremel Stylus, Finalist in the 2012 Best Miniature Product Readers'Choice Awards. Page 4.
Book In Miniature Style ll by Christine Verstraete Finalist for the 2012 Best Miniature Product Readers' Choice Award
Description of Christine Verstraete's Book
LED Battery Operated Building Lighting Kits from Evans Designs
Description of the Battery Powered LED Lighting Kits for smaller scale roomboxes and houses by Evan Designs, finalist in the 2012 Readers' Choice Awards for Best Miniature Product. Page 6.
Make Tiny Paper Crocus for Model and Dollhouse Scenes
Tutorial on How to Make Dollhouse or Playscale Crocuses for Model Scenes.
Materials List for Making Miniature Crocus in Several Scales
List of the materials used to make tiny realistic crocuses in dolls house or playscale. Page 2.
Parts of a Crocus for Reference
Photo of a crocus for use when making dollhouse miniature crocuses. Page 3.
Paint Paper or Punched Petals For Realistic Miniature Crocus Flowers in Dolls House Scales
How to prepare your paper for miniature crocus flower petals. Page 4.
Add Realistic Stamens to the Centers of Dollhouse Miniature Crocus Flowers
How to make pollen covered stamens for the centers of dollhouse scale miniature crocus flowers. Page 5.
Cut and Shape the Petals For Dolls House Miniature Scale Crocus Flowers
How to shape the petals for scale miniature crocus and begin assembling crocus flower buds. Page 6.
Add a Second Layer of Petals to a Dollhouse Miniature Crocus Flower
How to finish the assembly of dollhouse or playscale miniature crocus flowers and buds. Page 7.
Make Leaves for Scale Miniature Crocus Plants
How to paint, cut and detail tiny leaves for scale miniature crocus plants. Page 8.
Finish Your Dollhouse Miniature Crocuses by Adding Leaves to the Stems
How to add miniature leaves to the stems of dolls house scale crocus. Page 9.
Finish the Miniature Rabbit Head Easter Cupcakes
How to finish assembling the dollhouse miniature cupcakes with rabbit heads poking out of the grass icing. Page 5.
Assemble A Bunny Tail Cupcake in Dolls House Scale
How to make dollhouse miniature Easter cupcakes with bunnies diving down a burrow. Page 6.
Make a Dollhouse Scale Miniature Chick in a Nest Cupcake
How to make a miniature dollhouse scale polymer clay cupcake featuring a tiny chick in a 'nest' of 'chcolate' bark. Page 7.
Miniature "Marshmallow" Chicks and Bunnies in Dolls House Scale
How to make miniature chicks and bunnies in dollhouse scale which resemble popular marshmallow candies.
Prepare Heavy Foil For a Custom Shaped Miniature Cutter
Prepare the foil strip for a custom dollhouse scale cutter for Easter bunny treats. Page 2.
Make Miniature Rabbit Cutters for Dollhouse Marshmallow Easter Treats
How to make a custom rabbit shaped cutter for dollhouse miniature scale 'marshmallow' rabbits. Page 3.
Make a Handle for a Custom Dolhouse Marshmallow Bunny Cutter Using Polymer Clay
Set the custom dollhouse scale cutter into polymer clay to hold the shape for use on air dry or polymer clay. Page 4.
Cut and Shape Your Dollhouse Scale 'Marshmallow' Bunnies
How to make dollhouse scale 'marshmallow' Easter bunnies from air dry clay. Page 5.
Color the Clay To Make "Marshmallow" Easter Chicks
How to color delight air dry clay to make miniature marshmallow Easter chicks in dollhouse scales. Page 6.
Shape the Parts for Dollhouse Miniature "Marshmallow" Chicks
How to shape air dry clay to resemble
Use a Dampened Paint Brush to Give a Final Blended Shape to Your Dollhouse Scale "Marshmallow" Chicks
How to use a paintbrush to assemble and finish the shape for dollhouse scale 'marshmallow' chicks. Page 8.
Make 'mini marshmallows' for Dollhouse Cake and Cupcake Decorations
How to make
Miniature Easter Bunny and Chick Cupcakes Made From Polymer Clay in Dollhouse Scale
How to make dolls house scale miniature Easter cupcakes featuring bunnies and chicks from polymer clay.
Make Scale Grass For Dollhouse Cupcakes from Polymer Clay
How to shape tiny strands of grass from polymer clay for dollhouse scale bunny cupcakes. Page 2.
Print These Free Teapot Wallpaper and Fabric Designs in Dollhouse Scales
Print these free teapot and teacup dollhouse wallpaper designs in several scales. The designs are available in four colorways and three scales
Printable Dollhouse Teapot and Teacup Designs on a Blue Backdrop
Free printable dollhouse scale wallpaper and fabric designs of teapots and teacups on a blue backdrop. Page 2.
Printable Dollhouse Wallpaper and Fabric Designs of Teapots on a Mauve Backdrop
Printable wallpaper and fabric designs of teapots and teacups on a mauve background in three dollhouse scales. Page 3.
Printable Dollhouse Scale Teapot Wallpapers on a Cream Backdrop
Printable wallpaper and fabric designs in dollhouse scales featuring teapots and teacups on a cream background. Page 4.
Printable Beige Backdrop Dollhouse Wallpaper and Fabric Designs Featuring Teapots
Printable dollhouse wallpaper and fabric designs featuring teapots and teacups on a beige backdrop. Page 5.
Description of jewellery headpins and how they are used for miniatures and dolls
How to Use a Jewellery Headpin To Create Hair Accessories for Dolls
Jewellery headpin with decorative tops can be used for a variety of miniature and fashion doll accessories. Page 2.
Make Red Heart Design Printable Dollhouse Kitchen Casseroles and Serving Dishes
Make free printable dollhouse kitchen casseroles and serving dishes in a red and gold heart design.
Materials Needed to Make Dollhouse Scale Printable Red and Gold Heart Design Casserole Dishes
List of the materials needed to make the red and gold heart design printable dolls house kitchen casserole and serving dishes. Page 2.
Assemble the Printable Miniature Red Heart Casserole Dishes
How to assemble the main sections of the printable Red Heart Design miniature casserole dishes. Page 3.
Shape the Lids and Plates for the Printable Red Heart Design Dollhouse Serving Set
How to shape the lids and plates for the printable red heart design dollhouse serving set. Page 4.
Assemble the Printable Red Heart Fruit Bowl
How to create the red heart printable miniature fruit bowl. Page 5.
Make the Printable Red Heart Flower Pots
How to make dolls house flower pots from the printable strips in the Red Heart Pattern. Page 6.
Make the Serving Tray For the Printable Red Heart Serving Set
How to assemble the printable dollhouse miniature serving tray in the red heart design. Page 7.
Finish the Printable Red Heart Serving Dishes
How to finish the dollhouse printable miniature serving dishes in the Red Heart pattern. Page 8.
Make Printable Red Heart Kitchen Canisters or Storage Tins in Dollhouse Scales
Make free printable red heart design kitchen canisters in 1:12, 1:24 or 1:48 scale for a miniature or dolls house kitchen.
Materials List for a Set of Printable Dollhouse Kitchen Canisters in a Red Heart Design
List of materials needed to make a dollhouse scale set of kitchen canisters in the Red Heart Design. Page 2.
Make the Main Body of the Printable Red Heart Kitchen Canisters
Assembly instructions to make 1:12, 1:24 and 1:48 scale red heart design printable miniature canisters for biscuits, cookies, flour, sugar, cofee and tea for a dolls house kitchen. Page 3.
Assemble Fitted Lids For the Printable Red Heart Kitchen Canisters in Dollhouse Scale
How to assemble the lids for a set of dolls house scale miniature kitchen canisters with a Red Heart design. Page 4.
Finish a Dollhouse Set of Red Heart Kitchen Canisters or Storage Tins
Add finishing details to a printable set of dollhouse scale kitchen canisters in a Red Heart design. Page 5.
Make Printable Miniature Chocolate Boxes Featuring Cherubs
These printable miniature square, rectangular and heart shaped boxes decorated with cute cherubs can be filled with chocolates or cookies for valentines displays.
Assemble the Materials to Make Printable Boxes Decorated with Cherubs
List of materials needed to make printable miniature boxes featuring cherubs. Page 2.
Make the Square and Rectangular Printable Cherub Boxes
How to assemble the square and rectangular printable miniature cherub chocolate boxes. Page 3.
Begin Assembly of the Printable Cherub Heart Shaped Boxes
How to prepare the parts for the first stages in assembling a miniature Victorian heart shaped box base and lid. Page 4.
Finish the Sides of the Printable Cherub Heart Shaped Box.
How to finish the base of a printable heart shaped chocolate box in dollhouse scale. Page 5.
Assemble the Second Half of the Printable Heart Shaped Cherub Box
How to shape and fit the sides for the top half of a printable miniature Valentine Chocolate Box. Page 6.
Glue the Top of the Heart Box to the Sides
How to glue the top of a printable miniature heart shaped chocolate box onto the side tabs. Page 7.
Make Dolls House Valentine's Cakes From Floral Arrangement Foam and Paint
How to make detailed decorated valentine's cakes from dry floral arrangement foam, acrylic paints, foil and glitter.
Make Dollhouse Scale Heart Shaped Cakes from Dry Floral Arrangement Foam
How to cut heart shaped cake bases in dollhouse scale from dry floral arrangement foam. Page 2.
Use Pastels To Color Un-Iced Cakes For Dollhouse Cake Decorating Displays
How to color plain un-iced dollhouse cakes for kitchen scenes. Page 3.
Make Bases for Dollhouse Scale Candy Decorations from Punched Foil or Ribbon.
How to make bases for dollhouse scale candy heart decorations. Page 4.
Add Glaze Coats to Foil to Make Dollhouse Scale Candy Hearts
How to add clear glaze to a foil backing to make tiny candy hearts for dollhouse cakes. Page 5.
Make Dolls House Valentine's Cakes From Floral Arrangement Foam and Paint
How to make detailed decorated valentine's cakes from dry floral arrangement foam, acrylic paints, foil and glitter. Page 6.
Make a Clear 'Strawberry' Glaze for a Dollhouse Cake
How to add a clear 'strawberry' glaze made from paint and pva glue or acrylic varnish, to the top and sides of a dollhouse valentine's cake. Page 7.
Make a Chocolate Valentine's Cake for the Dollhouse
How to decorate a chocolate Valentine's cake for the dollhouse. Page 8.
Drill Holes To Mark the Ends of the Wing and Tail Slots
How to set up the wing and tail slots for a miniature 'balsa wood' glider made from veneer or card. Page 5.
Assemble Your Miniature Glider
How to finish the assembly of a scale miniature 'balsa wood' glider. Page 6.
Learn How to Hand or Machine Sew a Simple Wrapped Skirt or Dress for Any Size of Doll
Sew this simple wrapped skirt or dress for any size of doll. The skirt is made from cotton broadcloth / quilt fabric
Make Fine Flexible Faux Leather Fabric
Thin flexible faux leather is useful for a range of miniature and modelling projects across a range of scales. Learn how to make your own to suit your project.
Faux Leather Materials List
List of materials used to make flexible faux leather for miniature and full sized projects. Page 2.
Ways to Create 'Grain' on Faux Leather
How to create faux leather with grain lines from acrylc paint and mediums. Page 3.
Finish Texturing Your Flexible Faux Leather
How to remove the texturing paper and finish the flexible faux leather. Page 4.
Mimic Leather Textures in Miniature
How to create modifications of leather texture for miniatures. Page 5.
Printable Grandma's Fan Quilts for Several Dollhouse Scales
Printable dollhouse quilts pieced in the Grandma's fan design sized for a dollhouse
Grandma's Fan Pieced Quilt in a Shabby Chic Colorway
A grandma's fan pieced quilt design in a shabby chic colorway. Page 2.
Test Fit the Doll Leggings and Finish Hem the Waist and Bottom of the Leg
How to test fit the doll leggings and finish the waist and leg hems. Page 10.
Finish Sewing the Crotch Seam in a Pair of Doll Leggings
How to sew the crotch seam in a pair of doll leggings. Page 9.
Cut and Pin Bias Binding Tape or Ribbon To the Upper Edge of the Simple Doll Dress or Skirt
Prepare binding tape or ribbon to finish the upper gathered edge of a simple doll dress or skirt. Page 10.
Check the Gathers on the Back Side of the Fabric of a Doll Dress or Skirt
How to check the gathers on the top of a doll dress or the waistband to make sure the fabric is distributed evenly. Page 11.
Sew the Bias Binding Tape or Ribbon To the Gathered Upper Edge of the Doll Dress or Skirt
How to sew binding or ribbon to the upper gathered edge of a doll skirt or dress to cover the unfinished edge. Page 12.
Finish the Upper Edge / Waistband of A Simple Doll Dress or Skirt
How to turn bias tape or ribbon over an unfinished fabric edge to finish the edge of a simple doll dress or skirt. Page 13.
Set the Hem of the Doll Skirt or Dress
How to set the hem length for a simple doll wrap skirt or dress. Page 14.
Stitch the Hem on the Simple Doll Wrap Dress / Skirt
How to fold and stitch the hem on a simple doll wrap skirt or dress. Page 15.
Sew a Halter Neck Ribbon and Back Fastening to a Doll Wrap Dress or Skirt
How to fit a neck halter ribbon and back fastenings to a simple wrap dress or skirt for a doll. Page 16.
Hand Sewn Wrap Skirt on Miniature Ball Jointed Doll
Simple hand sewn doll skirt made from quilt fabric shown on a 1:12 scale or tiny ball jointed doll. Page 2.
Choosing the Fabric Pattern and Pattern Position for Small Doll Clothing
How to choose fabric patterns for clothing for small dolls and figures. Page 3.
Use a Simple Running Stitch To Gather The Top of the Doll Skirt or Dress
How to sew a simple running stitch by hand to gather the top of a simple wrap skirt or dress for any size of doll. Page 4.
Finish the Lines of Gathering for Your Doll Skirt or Dress
How to finish sewing two lines of running stitches so you can gather the upper edge of a simple doll skirt or dress. Page 5.
Set the Pattern on the Front of the Simple Doll Dress or Skirt
How to position the pattern on the front of the simple hand sewn doll dress or skirt. Page 6.
How to Fit Gathered Fabric To a Doll's Body To Make a Dress or Skirt
How to fit a section of gathered fabric around a doll to make a simple wrap dress or skirt. Page 7.
Hem Stitch The Side Edges of a Doll Wrap Skirt or Dress
How to hem stitch the opening edges of a simple wrap skirt or dress for a doll. Page 8.
Finishing the Side Edges of the Bias Tape or Ribbon
How to finish a bias tape waistband for a doll skirt. Page 9.
Make a Tiny Wooden Glider in Dollhouse Scale
How to make a dollhouse scale miniature balsa wood glider or airplane using recycled cheese boxes, wood veneer tape, or lightweight card.
Pattern Pieces for a Miniature Balsa Wood Glider
How to draw a pattern for the pieces of a miniature scale balsa wood glider. Page 2.
Finding Veneer or Card to Make a Miniature Glider
Where to find appropriate sized wood or veneer to make a miniature glider in dollhouse scale. Page 3.
Make a Tiny Wooden Glider in Dollhouse Scale
How to make a dollhouse scale miniature balsa wood glider or airplane using recycled cheese boxes, wood veneer tape, or lightweight card. Page 4.
Use a Straw Shoe Horn to Fit Tiny Doll Feet Into Miniature Shoes
How to make a shoe horn to help ease your miniature doll feet into their shoes.
Sew Simple Leggings for Any Size or Shape of Doll
How to make simple knit leggings sized to fit any shape or scale of doll.
Laying Out the Pattern Pieces for a Set of Doll Leggings
How to Layout a Pattern for Doll Leggings. Page 2.
Cut the Fabric Pieces to Make Doll Leggings With No Outside Leg Seam
How to make doll leggings with no outside leg seam. Page 3.
Fabric Pieces For A Pair of Doll Leggings
Parts needed to sew a set of doll sized leggings. Page 4.
How to Sew Fine Knit Seams for Doll Clothing Using a Sewing Machine
Tips for using a sewing machine to sew doll clothing from fine knit fabric. Page 5.
Checking the Sewing Tension for Fine Knits
How to check the tension of your sewing machine to adapt for stablizing fine knits by sewing over paper or tissue paper when making doll clothing. Page 6.
Sew the Leg Seams on a Pair of Doll Leggings
How to sew the leg seams on a pair of doll leggings. Page 7.
Fit the Legs Inside Each Other to Sew the Crotch Seam
How to Line Up the Legs to Sew the Doll Legging Crotch Seam. Page 8.
Make Decorated Sets of Dollhouse Miniature Coffee Mugs From Polymer Clay and Poly Clay Canes
How to make a matching set of coffee or tea mugs from polymer clay and poly clay canes
Use Simple Carving Techniques to Make a Set of Dollhouse Miniature Wooden Kitchen Tools
How to carve a set of miniature wooden kitchen tools
Mark Craft Wood to Carve a Dollhouse Miniature Wooden Spoon
How to measure and mark a piece of scrap wood in order to carve a 1:12 scale wooden spoon. Page 2.
Use Stop and Angled Carving Cuts to Shape the Bowl of a Miniature Wooden Spoon
How to carve the bowl of a miniature wooden spoon. Page 3.
Shape the Bowl of the Dollhouse Miniature Wooden Spoon
How to shape the bowl of a minaiture wooden kitchen spoon in dollhouse scale. Page 4.
Carve a Tiny Handle for a Miniature Wooden Kitchen Spoon
How to carve the handle of a miniature wooden spoon in dollhouse scale. Page 5.
Finish Shaping the Back of the Dollhouse Wooden Spoon Bowl
How to shape the back of the miniature wooden spoon bowl. Page 6.
Finish Carving the Dollhouse Miniature Wooden Kitchen Spoon Handle
How to finish shaping a handle on a dollhouse scale wooden kitchen spoon. Page 7.
Use Simple Carving Techniques to Make a Set of Dollhouse Miniature Wooden Kitchen Tools
How to carve a set of miniature wooden kitchen tools. Page 8.
Finish A Set of Wooden Kitchen Tools in Dollhouse Miniature Scale
How to finish a set of dollhouse miniature wooden kitchen tools. Page 9.
Make Two Part Silicone Putty Molds for Dollhouse Scale Coffee Mugs
How to make molds for miniature coffee mugs. Page 2.
Make the Mug Liners for Dollhouse Miniature Coffee and Tea Mugs
How to make the basic polymer clay liner for miniature coffee and tea mugs. Page 3.
Set the Liner Section for the Dollhouse Coffee Mug Into the Mold
How to set the coffee mug liner into the miniature mold. Page 4.
Make Polymer Clay Canes to Cover Miniature Mugs
How to prepare polymer clay cane slices to cover your miniature coffee or tea mugs. Page 5.
Fit a Polymer Clay Cane Design Over a Miniature Dollhouse Scale Mug
How to set a polymer clay cane over a dollhouse mug liner. Page 6.
Fix the Top of the Dollhouse Coffee Mug Handle
How to fix the top of the dollhouse coffee mug handle in place. Page 7.
Fix the Base of the Handle to the Side of the Dollhouse Coffee Mug
How to fix the base of the handle onto the miniature polymer clay coffee or tea mug. Page 8.
Glaze the Miniature Coffee Mug Exterior
How to glaze the outside of the dollhouse miniature coffee mug. Page 9.
Finish the Interior of a Miniature Mouse House
How to finish and decorate the interior of a miniature mouse house.
Secure the Interior Elecrical Wires on the Mouse House
How to secure the interior electrical wiring runs for the miniature mouse house. Page 10.
Glue the Interior Paper to the Walls of the Miniature Mouse House
How to glue the interior 'wallpaper' to the mouse house walls. Page 11.
Position Floor or Table Lamps For Wiring Runs On the Mouse House Ground Floor
How to set up the floor to cover wiring runs for table or floor lamps in the miniature mouse house. Page 12.
Install the Mouse House Stairs
How to glue the stairs and a floor support to the walls of the mouse house. Page 13.
Glue in a Floor Support For the Upper Floor of the Mouse House
How to add a floor support to the walls of the miniature mouse house. Page 14.
Finish the Electrical Connections and Decorate Your Mouse House
How to finish the wiring and begin decorating your miniature woodland house. Page 15.
Cut the Stair Stringers
How to cut the stringers for the curved stairs of the miniature mouse house. Page 2.
Prepare the Curved Stair Stringers for Finishing
Test fit and paint curved stair stringers for the mouse house interior. Page 3.
Glue the Steps To the Stair Stringers
Assemble a set of miniature curved stairs for a mouse house by glueing steps to stringers. Page 4.
Test Fit the Stairs and Floors in the Mouse House
How to test fit the floors and finished stairs into a miniature mouse house interior. Page 5.
Finishing the Upper Floor of the Mouse House
How to finish the upper floor of a miniature mouse house to resemble floor boards. Page 6.
Make Bark Effect Paper to Line the Interior of the Miniature Mouse House
How to make bark effect paper to line the interior of a scale miniature house for a mouse. Page 7.
Prepare the Wiring Runs for the Lights
How to drill a hole in the base of the mouse house to accomodate electrical wiring runs. Page 8.
Fit the Wires For the Exterior Lights Through the Floor of the Mouse House
Fit the wires for the exterior lights through the floor of the mouse house. Page 9.
Techniques for Faux Cloisonne Miniatures with Acrylic Mediums or PVA Glue and Wire.
How to use fine wire and pva glue or acrylic mediums to make faux cloisonne miniatures
Materials Used to Make Faux Cloisonne Miniatures
List of materials used to make miniature faux cloisonne. Page 2.
Making Simple Wire Shapes for Faux Cloisonne
How to shape wire to make 'cells' for miniature faux cloisonne. Page 3.
Test Dip Assorted Shapes In Various Liquid Mediums To Check the Film Sizes
How to test the strength of the film and the size of pieces of miniature cloisonne you can make. Page 4.
Coloring Your Transparent Cloisonne Films
How to tint PVA glue and artist's acrylic mediums to make colored films for faux cloisonne. Page 5.
Make Miniature Leaves and Petals from Wire Dipped in Colored Glue
How to make miniature leaves and petals using the faux cloisonne technique of wire dipped in pva glue or acrylic medium. Page 6.
Shape Miniature Faux Cloisonne Butterflies
How to shape miniature butterflies for the faux cloisonne technqiue in miniature. Page 7.
Experiment with Blending Colors for Faux Cloisonne in Miniature
How to work with color blends for miniature faux cloisonne. Page 8.
Make Wire Trunks and Branches For Miniature / Model Deciduous Trees
Make wire based trunks and branches for deciduous trees in your choice of model scales. These trees can also be made for Easter, Halloween or jewellery display trees.
Prepare the Wires For a Model Tree Frame
How to prepare wires for a scale model tree frame. Page 2.
Form the First Branches For Your Tree Frame
How to shape clusters of wire branches to begin building a frame for a model tree. Page 3.
Group Model Tree Branchlets Into Larger Tree Limbs
How to build clusters of tree branches into limbs for scale model trees. Page 4.
Balance The Branches of Your Model Tree Frame
How to create balance in the shape of a scale model tree frame made from wire. Page 5.
Combine Sections to Finish the Model Tree Shape
How to build a miniature model tree from wire, by adding equal sections together. Page 6.
Balance Your Tree Branches Around the Trunk
Shape the canopy of a miniature tree made from wire. Page 7.
Finish the Model Tree Frame With a Layer of Acrylic Paint
How to add a bark finish to a scale miniature tree frame. Page 8.
Miniature Metal Bin Pull Handles to Make
How to make metal bin pull handles for dollhouse drawers, and doors/
Make a Bin Pull Handle Mold in Dollhouse Scale
How to make a mold as the basis for embossed bin pull handles in dollhouse scales. Page 2.
Trim the Bin Pull Embossing Mold
How to trim and finish a mold for traditional metal bin pulls in dollhouse miniature scales. Page 3.
Emboss Metal Bin Pulls in Dolls House Scale
How to emboss metal strips to make miniature bin pulls for dollhouse drawers and doors. Page 4.
Fill the Back of the Miniature Bin Pulls For Support
How to fill the back of miniature metal bin pulls to support the metal shape. Page 5.
Beyond the Shoebox - Picking a Container to Show Off Your Diorama
How to pick the best container to show off a simple diorama project for school or display.
Advantages of a Photo Storage Box for a Simple Diorama Container
Learn some pros and cons of photo storage boxes for miniature diorama scenes. Page 2.
What Type of Diorama Suits a Photo Storage Box?
Will a photo storage box fit the type of diorama you want to build? Page 3.
Custom Sized Stage Backdrops for a Diorama
How to build and use a simple stage backdrop for a diorama. Page 4.
Round Containers for Dioramas
Advantages of using round containers for diorama settings. Page 5.
Diorama Containers From Paper Mache that Suggest a Theme
Example of a book box container made from Paper Mache which could be used for a diorama with a book link. Page 6.
Making the Most of a Diorama in a Book Box
The shape of a diorama container can help to tell part of the story line. Page 7.
Using a Simple Custom Built Box for a Diorama
How to build simple customized boxes for Dioramas. Page 8.
Custom Built Break Away Box for a Diorama
Consider building a simple breakaway box to allow multiple views of a diorama. Page 9.
Dress a Clothespin Doll in a Kilt and Velvet Jacket
How to dress a clothespin doll in a velvet jacket and kilt. This costume works for either male or female dolls.
Make a Pleated Kilt and Tarten Socks For a Clothespin Doll
How to fit a clothespin doll with tartan socks and a kilt. Page 2.
Glue the Kilt and Jacket Sleeve To A Clothespin Doll
How to fit a kilt and begin the sleeves of a velveteen jacket for a clothespin doll in highland dress. Page 3.
Add the Jacket Body to a Kilted Clothespin Doll Costume
How to finish the velveteen jacket for a kilt costume for a clothespin doll. Page 4.
Finish the Kilt and Jacket for a Clothespin Doll
How to finish the details on a kilt costume for a clothespin doll. Page 5.
Dress a Clothespin Doll in a Summer Shirt and Shorts
How to dress a clothespin doll in a tropical shirt and shorts. This summer costume will work for either male or female dolls.
Make Shorts For a Clothespin Doll
How to fit a clothespin doll with a pair of shorts. Page 2.
Cut Shirt Fabric for a Short Sleeved Summer Shirt for a Clothespin Doll
How to cut a piece of fabric for a glued on summer shirt for a clothespin doll. Page 3.
Cut the Shirt Front Opening and Hem the Sleeve and Lower Shirt Edges
How to cut a shirt opening and hem the sleeve and lower edges for a summer shirt for a clothespin doll. Page 4.
Finish the Summer Shirt for a Clothespin Doll
How to finish a short sleeved summer shirt and shorts for a clothespin doll. Page 5.
Make a Raised Rim For Your Silicone Putty Dollhouse Plate Stamp
How to make a raised plate rim on a stamp for a dollhouse plate made from silicon putty. Page 9.
Make a Silicon Stamp to Repeat Designs of Dollhouse Scale Plates
How to make a basic design stamp to work with a circular cutter for dollhouse scale plates. Page 8.
Finish a Pierced Polymer Clay Plate in Dollhouse Scale
How to finish a simple pierced plate design in dollhouse scale, made from polymer clay. Page 7.
Shape the Rim of a Pierced Dollhouse Plate
How to set a rim mold for a miniature plate on the back of a decorative pierced design in polymer clay. Page 6.