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, August 23, 2014

Dealer Joan Wheatley: Tiny Mice & Rabbit Scenes, Treehouses, Folk Art Accessories

We are delighted that IGMA Artisan Joan Wheatley will be at this year's show. She makes treehouses, collector display cases, tiny scenes with hand-sculpted mice and rabbits, as well as Folk Art (Hindeloopen) painted dollhouse accessories. Below are photos of some of of Joan's most recent wee ceramic mice scenes. Look for her new work at the show. Email: Joansweetrees@bellsouth.net.  Web: http://www.joansweetrees.com

Wee rustic "House on Maple Leaf Lane" with hand-sculpted ceramic mice. Book: 5-3/4" square. Ceramic cottage scene: 1-3/4" in diameter.
"Friends Forever" and "In the Pines" books with tiny ceramic mouse in woodsy scene. 3" wide x 2-3/4" high. Mouse is 3/4" tall.
Two hand-sculpted wee mice in tiny rustic scene on round base, 4-1/2" in diameter and 3" tall. Mouse in blue is 3/4" tall.
"My Tiny Playhouse" woodsy cottage on a wood cigar box, with an "In the Cellar" drawer. 9" high x 7" deep x 8" high. Small room: 1-3/4" square. Larger room: 4" tall x 2" deep.
"Reading Before Bedtime" with wee hand-sculpted white mice. Yellow book is 2" long x 1.5" inches wide.
"Can't We Be Friends?" A grinning black cat sits on a wee ceramic "Cats" book atop a "Dogs..." book. (The "Dogs..." book is 1.5" long.)
"Sweethearts" with two hand-sculpted wee ceramic mice holding hands. Boy mouse is 1.25" tall. Base is about 2.5" long. 

To see more of Joan Wheatley's work, go >here<.

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