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MINIATURE ART TUTORIALS

Taught by some of the best miniaturist I know




CURLING DOLL HAIR

by: Michelle Geoffroin-Mahler

"Making beautiful waves in the hair used for miniature doll wigs, is easy when you use the Pretty PleatŪ"





TIN PUNCH for MINIATURES

by: Lisa Lynn

"A few tips on making beautiful 'Tin Punch' in miniature."





MINIATURE WICKER CHAIR

by: Dolly Osman

"Dolly has designed a simple yet beautiful wicker chair pattern. She's also provided 'step by step' instructions that are very easy to follow. In less than 3 hours you can have a dainty, 1/12 scale, wicker chair, that you'll be proud to display."





WORKING WITH MICHAEL'SŪ HUTCHES

by: Wanna in El Paso

"We've all see those little inexpensive hutches at MichaelsŪ, WalMartŪ etc. With a little 'bashing' and imagination you can do wonderous things. Wanna has written a tutortial for working with them. It's great!"




BASIC'S for BUILDING PONDS & WATERFALLS

by: Garnette Marlow

"Learn how to make a miniature pond and waterfall."





BAKER'S CLAY

by: Garnette Marlow

"A Great Clay for Mini Rocks & Breads"





MAKING A MINIATURE TREE FROM JUMPER CABLES

by: Kathrine Furqueron

"This makes a beautiful tree, that is very sturdy."





CLAY RECIPES

by: Garnette Marlow

"There are recipes for just about any type of craft clay you might need."





GOURD HOUSE

by: Marsha Hedrick

Mini House Built into a Gourd





FAUX PAPYRUS

by: Author Unknown

Realistic mini Papyri made from rhubarb skin.





LI-QUA-CHE'
"A Doll Makers Delight"


by: Colleen Allen

Using a liquid papermache, you can pour mini dolls using porcelain molds. No firing or baking.





HOW TO MAKE LITTLE BOOKS

by: Katie

Learn how to make miniature books for your doll house.





MINI RICE KRISPIE SQUARES

by: Terri

Mini Rice Krispie Squares that look so real!





CANDY, CANDY PAPERS & CANDY BOXES

by: Garnette

Learn to make mini chocolates, fudge and peppermints. Then make the paper cups for your chocolates, along with tips for making candy boxes.





MINI DRIED APPLE WREATH

by: Carol (Jody)

Unique use for fresh cranberries.





MAKE DECALS USING YOUR PRINTER

by: Garnette

Using decal paper in your printer.





MAKING DECALS USING PAPER NAPKINS

by: Garnette

Decupage decals using napkin images.





MAKING DECALS WITH CHEAR TAPE

by: Carol (Jody)

A unique way of making your own decals.





MINIATURE WIND CHIMES

by: Garnette

Tiny wind chimes, made from bugle beads and a bead cap.





IMITATION GOLD LEAF ON MINIATURES

Garnette

For the look of real gold, this is great!





CAKES USING CRAYOLA MODEL MAGICŪ

by: Garnette

A quick 'air dry' clay, perfect for mini bakery items.





CAMP FIRE in MINIATURE

by: Marian

This little clamp fire looks real enough to cook on!





MINIATURE SPIDER PLANT

By: Carolyn

An easy to make miniature 'Spider Plant" using floral tape.





BOW MAKER

Wanna in El Paso

Make bows for your miniature packages, using a comb.





Tea & Coffee Dye

Unknown Source

Learn about dyeing textiles with tea or coffee.





Bed & Bed Ruffle

Francine

Make a finished bed and ruffle