Each year, the Show brings together more than 100 U.S. and international artisans and dealers, including a number of I.G.M.A. Artisans and Fellows. They offer collectors unique, well-crafted 1-inch, 1/2-inch, and 1/4-inch scale miniatures from around the world.

Saturday, March 10, 2012

At the Show - Furniture and Paintings

Josephine "Jo" Meyer attended Good Sam for the first time in 2007. She hand paints lovely scenes and landscapes on 1:12 scale furniture. Her oil paintings include originals, reproductions of famous Masters, and whimsical paintings substituting a dog or cat for the human subject. She also paints in 1/2" and 1/4" scale.
JoArt@att.net, www.joart.com
White 5" grand piano with side of the case and underside of lid hand-painted by Jo. Piano handcrafted by Bart Kennedy. www.zianet.com/pianomaker/
Hand-painted Dutch baby house cabinet inspired by those made in 17th century Netherlands.
Interior of doors are beautifully hand-painted in a continuation of the exterior pastoral scene. 1:144 furniture made by Jo from SDK kits.
Charming vintage hand-painted kitchen cupboard with chicken wire front.
Oil paintings of ballerinas inspired by Degas (1834-1917).
Hand-painted trunk with ballerina.
Collection of  original hand-cut and hand-painted 17th-18th century dummy boards and fire screen.
Van Gogh dog in Yellow Hat. Inspired by 1887 Van Gogh self-portrait.

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