The new issue of Artisans in Miniature free imag is out!

There’s a new issue of the Artisans in Miniature FREE online magazine this month – have you seen it yet?

AIM issue 55 August 2015 - 1

It’s got 76 pages of news about miniatures, wonderful articles about doll’s house scale minis in several scales, and inspirational pictures to make you drool!

Here is one of the pages featuring tiny scale furniture and accessories: AIM issue 55 August 2015 - 2

This article explains how to make a wig for a doll’s house scale doll: AIM issue 55 August 2015 - 3

This article shows lots of ideas for miniature gardens and flower arrangements: AIM issue 55 August 2015 - 4

And at the back of the magazine, as always, there are short news items about professional miniaturists and what they have been up to recently: AIM issue 55 August 2015 - 5

It’s always a good read, and even better, it’s FREE!! Why not go and have a look at the Artisans in Miniature website to read the latest issue now?

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AIM miniature free online magazine has a new edition out!

The latest edition of the free online magazine ‘Artisans in Miniature’ has just come out! If you haven’t seen this publication before, it’s well worth a look. It has really interesting articles, written by professional miniaturists, on all aspects of the doll’s house hobby.

Issue 52 features a brilliant article on how to achieve the Art Deco look in your doll’s house:

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There’s also an article on Victorian houses:

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If you want to know which books are great for when you’re researching for your doll’s house, there’s a good list here:

AIM 52 - c

For those who like ‘how to’ articles, the issue has one on how to customise shop-bought lampshades (I’m going to try some of these!):

AIM 52 - d

And lots more….

There’s even a mention towards the back of the magazine about the Ginger Cat teacosy kit I have recently brought out….

AIM 52 - e

So, get a cup of coffee, visit the AIM website now, and enjoy a really good read! And it’s FREE  🙂

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Read about this blog in the latest issue of Artisans in Miniature

Would you like to read a really good online miniatures ezine called ‘Artisans in Miniature’? It’s a wonderful magazine which highlights all kinds of miniatures, and it costs nothing to read it! It is put together by professional miniaturists, with contributions from all kinds of people who work in the field of miniatures. In this month’s issue (number 48), there is a three page feature about this blog.  Read the article to find out why I started it, how I feel about the writing process, and so on. Click on the image of the magazine cover here to start reading.

2013 Nov Issue 48

2013 Nov Issue 48 Blog of month pages 28 &29

As well as having the article about my blog in this month’s issue, I also have a feature on page 81 of the magazine about the new ‘Berlin woolwork’ set of kits that came out recently – a collection of 12 miniature needlepoint items to make for the Victorian doll’s house.

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They can be bought from the ‘What’s New’ page of the website here, along with many other newly launched kits, such as the new Art Deco carpet range.

The new collection of doll's house scale Art Deco carpet kits
The new collection of doll’s house scale Art Deco carpet kits

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Read about Tudor needlework in the latest AIM online magazine

In the August issue of Artisans in Miniature online magazine, there is an article by me on Tudor needlework which you might like to take a look at – it starts on page 60.

Issue 47 - Tudor nwk 0 cover

Here is a sneak peek at the article – the wallhangings shown are two from my range of Tudor wallhangings kits for doll’s houses, each stitched on 22 count canvas with Anchor stranded cotton. They are available from my website.

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The AIM magazine is FREE, has 103 pages, and is packed with articles on all kinds of miniatures and related topics. This month’s issue has the theme of the Tudor era, so apart from the 5 page article by me, there is an interesting article on how to dress a twelfth scale Tudor woman doll, too, as well as other articles on village life, show reports, and what’s new in the world of miniatures, for instance.

Issue 47 - Tudor nwk 2 Dress a Tudor woman info only

The magazine also has the first in a series of three articles on miniature needlework – this article focusses on all kinds of needlework for babies and the nursery, so there are gorgeous photos of tiny crocheted baby dresses, knitted toys less than an inch high, and so on. It’s really worth a look!

Issue 47 - Tudor nwk 1 nwk for babies info only

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