The tree armature was done with wire over a block of wood and then all covered with Paperclay. Once the tree was painted it looked a lot better. Some more painted low lights and leaves and we have a tree.
Landscaping adds so much to a miniature project.
So it’s looking to be a great birthday week for me!! This morning I received a parcel from Katheryn Nelson in the USA. Paper copies of the American Miniaturist which contains an article (6 pages!) about my 1:12 Gypsey Vardo. BUT, wait, there’s more! She also sent me a terrific…
I first saw this greenhouse at a Miniature Guild meeting and was really taken by the detail in the build. It is a kit from Templewood Miniatures. The quality of the kits are astounding and the instructions are easy to follow. It was such fun to assemble this kit and…
I love distressed and weathered items and this was such a fun workshop with Sandy Bernstein – very talented lady!
This I made for my friend Susan who is a very talented lady. Take a look at http://www.susanhughesinteriors.co.za
Made from handmade papers and silk covered wire, 11cm high
This is my workshop on offer at the 2013 Miniature Convention in Bettys Bay near Cape Town. 1:12 miniature Vintage writing slope and letter holder now with brasswork