Wee "c" Miniatures Show 2017

by brae  

Shameless plug first - the November Online Show is open for Early Bird shopping today and opens to the public tomorrow morning, so come on by!


Tonight, I headed to the annual Wee "c" Miniatures Show.  It's a smaller show but there are always wonderful finds to be discovered.  The show is open again tomorrow if you are in the area.  :]

There's always a bargain table in the lobby with the raffle prizes.  I was able to score a few sheets of vintage wallpaper.  I was having a hard time choosing something for the mill, and I think the pale yellow diamond pattern on the right will be lovely in the upper room.

A Little More in Miniatures - Boston fern leaves to make your own plants.

The Garden Path - a lovely purple bowl by Jason Feltrope.

Fabrics, including an amazing brown houndstooth.

Cea's Unique Finds - this vendor had a lot of what I am guessing were estate pieces.  A had good luck at this table.

A tiny quarter scale hot plate.  Guess who is going to have to build a quarter scale house now.  :D

This was a mockup by Donna Bahls for tiny working rubber stamps.

There is only one true working stamp as the rest are just the mockup display, but I couldn't pass it up.  Even if only the tea cup truly works, the others will make for great accessories in a scene.

This corner cabinet is marked Lanny Gregg 79.

It's such an unusual piece and in remarkable condition.  The drawers do open.  :]

The final mini of the night was this marvelous bird marked J. Holmes 82.  I love all things New England, and this is so indicative of that style.

The November Online Show - Nov 10-15

by brae  

I am participating in the November Show coming up this weekend.  Early bird shopping starts Nov 10 at 8AM MST, and the virtual doors open to the public Nov 11 at 8AM MST.  The show runs through Nov 15 6AM MST, so come on by!  :]

Happy Halloween 2017

by brae  

I have had very little time for making minis other than completing my etsy orders, but I am here to wish you all a Happy Halloween!!!  :D  Life is good, though, and so posts will continue to be sporadic.  Happy mini-ing!

Also, you can see the Halloween contest results here.  There were a ton of fabulous entries to celebrate the spooky season!  :]

Say what now? Yep, I'm on Instagram

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I have dipped my toe into social media and signed up for Instagram.  :D  Huge step for me, really.  I have no idea what I am doing, so be kind.  I'm still rocking a ten year old cell phone, so these icons and functions are like learning a foreign language.  As it is, I had to dig out an iPad I won in a promotion to upload.  I posted the Haunted Heritage since I had a square photo of it at the ready.  I have no idea how to do hashtags, so it looks like there are youtube tutorials in my future.  I suppose it will all come in time.

HBS Halloween Contest

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I've submitted an entry in the HBS Second Annual Halloween Contest.  Voting runs 10/16 through 10/22.  You can vote by liking the individual picture in the album linked here.  I would greatly appreciate the support.  Mine is the one with the two dolls in the sewing room (the girl doll is dressed in butterfly wings).

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