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.

Sunday, April 23, 2017

A few Artisans coming to the Oct 2017 Show

Bridget McCarty Miniature Pets creates charming 1:12 scale miniature pets and scenes, fanciful characters and figures. aliceinteacup@yahoo.com, http://www.BridgetMcCarty.com

Valerie Anne Casson, France, handcrafts fine ceramics, hand-painted toys and furniture, lavishly attired French-style dress mannequins, and more. valcasson@gmail.com, http://www.valeriecasson.com

IGMA Fellow Troy Schmidt, Red Dragon Pottery, creates 1:12 scale hand-thrown pottery from fine English porcelain.  RedDragonPottery@gmail.com, http://reddragonpottery.com

IGMA Fellow Sylvia Mobley creates porcelain figures, wild and domestic animals, a line of resin figures, and a diminutive Christmas Village and Haunted Village. pinerose@dishmail.net, www.sylviamobley.com 

Nicole Walton Marble designed this 18th century caned bidet with porcelain by Jeffrey Gueno from Le Chateau Interiors. Email: namable@sprynet.com. Web: http://www.williamson-walton-marble.com

Floral arrangement by Laura Crain, Dollhouse land, lauracrain2@aol.comTable designed by Michael Reynolds of Miniatures Limited based in Atlanta,Georgia.

A gentleman's shop for the discerning man by Rainbow Hand and Kathy Tepper. 
Web: www.rainbowhandandkathy.com/

Friday, April 14, 2017

Dealer Karon Cunningham, England: Collectibles & International Artisans

Karon Cunningham from England carries a top-notch selection of fine miniatures by leading international artists. Most items are one-of-a-kind or made in limited numbers.
Web: http://karoncunningham.com. Blog: http://www.karoncunningham.com/blog/

Look for our next post on Saturday, April 29.

Cheetah by Alexander Blythe in the U.K.

Flower ornaments by Ann Dalton in the U.K.

Cheese table by Anna Maltauro, Italy.

Fountain pen, ink well and blotter by Danny Shotton, U.K.

Silver water kettle on stand by Dmitry Shevchenko, Russia.

Friday, April 7, 2017

Dealer Rainbow Hand & Kathy Tepper: Imaginative Furniture & Accessories

Brian "Rainbow Hand" & Kathy Tepper continue to offer unusual and innovative 1:12 scale miniatures. Shown here are a dinosaur-themed Anthropology Table, along with castle and gypsy themed display cabinets, and a medieval owl tool chest. These are a few of the pieces the Teppers will have at the Chicago and Dallas miniature shows. You can see more pieces on our Facebook page:

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Anthropology Table. The bronze dinosaur skull was found in an antique store.

Castle-themed display cabinet.

"Gypsy Bazaar" display cabinet with antique hand-painted Russian portrait, antique elephant, and other artifacts.

Owl Tool Chest.

Lovely display sideboard with Princess painting.

To see more of the Tepper's work, go >Here<.

The Teppers website: http://www.rainbowhandandkathy.com/

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Dealer Karon Cunningham, England: Collectibles & International Artisans

From the U.K., Karon Cunningham brings you ever-evolving selection of 1:12 scale handmade miniatures by leading international artists. Most items are one-of-a-kind or made in limited numbers. Her unique collection is ever-evolving, and sure to enchant. http://karoncunningham.com.

Charming oak rocking horses, carved of wood, and made by Ian Rose.

To see more of Karon Cunningham's offerings, go >Here<.