A Tiny Room for Mother…

This Christmas,  I made a room box for my mom. My husband made the outer wooden box and I made the inner foam box 'room'. If you want to see a tutorial on how to make a room box, Kris at '1 inch minis' has a great one to follow. The furnishings are a mix…

Christmas Goodies in Miniature

  The holidays are coming up fast and I wanted to get a jump start on my baking this year. Have you ever bought one of those Italian imported panettone fruit breads and wondered what to do with it? Apparently there is no end to what you can do with them. They make a wonderful…

Tiny Treasures (a few of my favourite things)

Recently I attended a miniaturists retreat here in Nova Scotia. It is called Camp Mini Ha Ha and it's an annual thing. This year was my first time going. I hope to return again. For 6 days we all immersed ourselves in making miniatures  and nibbling on chocolate. The workshop was open day and night…

An Apothecary Table & Potted Lavender

Recently, I made this apothecary table out of bass and balsa wood. Polymer clay is still my first love, but I thought I might branch out a little...by trying my hand at miniature furniture. My dollhouse needs some furniture, and after all, necessity is the mother of invention. I loved making these so much that…