Side quest 2: decorating tiny beds.

I signed up for another library side quest. I will be dressing miniature beds with kids next month. I’m hoping this goes as well as the tables did. I have already made one sample piece for this project. I started with this bed I purchased at Dollar Tree: The first thing I needed to doContinue reading “Side quest 2: decorating tiny beds.”


The Christmas tree and the fireplace

This week I have been working on the Christmas tree and fireplace. Even with the little village, the fireplace was too plain for Christmas at Santa’s house. I found this garland at Joann’s and it is just the right size: I cut off an appropriate length and shaped it into a swag. I decided thatContinue reading “The Christmas tree and the fireplace”

The Christmas fireplace:

I decided that the fireplace needed further embellishment, so I decided to add a Christmas village to the mantle. One of my most useful purchases from when I first started doing miniatures is this bag of “laser poop” I picked up at a miniatures convention in Sturbridge, MA. These are left over bits from someone’sContinue reading “The Christmas fireplace:”

It’s beginning to look a little like Christmas.

Almost a week has passed since I completed the music room and I am about ready to begin a new project. Next up on the table will be a Christmas scene that will be built in this: I have already begun the rug and have been deciding on the wallpaper. Obviously, there will be aContinue reading “It’s beginning to look a little like Christmas.”