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.
Erik Goddard designs and builds exceptional miniature architecture. A versatile designer, his structures and room boxes include modern, Japanese, period pieces, tree houses, and more. He is known for his fine lighting and rich interior details. Erik accepts commissions.
Dealer Betty and Larry Herman, Itty Bitty Builder
Betty and Larry Herman of Itty Bitty Builder have been dealers at Good Sam since 1991. They carry a fine selection of handcrafted furniture, dolls, porcelain and glass accessories, some of which are made by international artists. Larry also makes and sells his own handcrafted tables. The Hermans have been making miniature scenes since 1982, which they often share in the annual Exhibitors Gallery at the Good Sam Show. Email: Hermanshow@aol.com
Dealer Ed Lopatinsky, IDL Motors
Ed Lopatinsky carries a unique selection of miniature trains. All products employ a unique magnetic propulsion technology to move small objects smoothly around a very thin narrow track. IDL's teeny trains come with LED lighting, and include "Christmas Tree" and "Ghost Train" themes. Some versions incorporate a hand-blown glass dome on a painted resin base.
Dealer Patricia Perlhefter, Patricia's Mini Mania
Patricia Perlhefter handcrafts displays of perfumes and toiletries, ladies accessories, men's haberdashery, candy cupboards, candy and different types of boxes. She also makes toys, little girl dresses and shoes. Patricia will have a selection of her popular cupboards for ladies boutiques, children, and whimsical topics. Email: email@example.com
Dealer Bruce Krietzman, Kreative Acrylics
Bruce Krietzman has or can create just the right items to display and showcase your miniature collection. If you desire a custom made display case, bring along your dimensions or any other ideas you would like to have created in acrylic. Bruce will have a great assortment of display items for sale, so please stop by and take a look. Web: http://www.kreativeacrylics.com
Dealer Pat Boldt
IGMA Artisan Pat Boldt is well known for her beautifully painted porcelain miniature dolls in 1-inch, 1/2-inch and 1/4-inch scale. She also sells a large number of doll kits. Her dressed dolls wear only the finest natural fabrics and leather or fabric shoes. Each one is a miniature work of art. Pat is well known for dressing her dolls in authentic historical fashions. Web: http://www.patboldtdolls.com
Dealer Brandaen Jones, My Little Dream Miniatures
Brandaen ("Bran") Jones specializes in hand woven baskets. In keeping with the original spirit of 18th and 19th century Irish basketry, all of his threads are hand dyed and achieved naturally, except for three shades. Like the old families of weavers, his dyes are secret. He shares, "I love the entire weaving process and I love American Shaker and Native American weaving as well." Bran works in both 1:12 scale and 1:24 scale. Web: mylittledreamminiatures.com
New to Good Sam this year, long-time artist Cat Wingler is well known for her adorable one-of-a-kind hand-sculpted miniature character dolls. She has earned the status of IGMA Fellow. Cat will have both quarter-scale and one-inch scale figures available at the show.
Dealer Jeannie Lindquist
Jeannie Lindquist, a lover of miniatures for over forty-five years, has spent countless hours teaching, demonstrating, and making beautiful realistic miniatures in 1:12 scale. She offers custom botanical flowers and plants, flower arrangements, flower kits, decorated lighted tables, and lamps. Her book "Mostly Paper" will be available for purchase. Web: www.andmoreminis.com
Dealer Miniature Oil Paintings by Jon Olson
A man of many interests, Jon Olson offers many kinds of miniature oil paintings. His work ranges greatly from historically accurate, relatively "tight" paintings associated with marine, southwest and aviation subjects and extremely detailed miniatures to impressionistic plein air works. Over the last few years he has participated in miniature shows in London and Madrid, and now has pieces with European collectors. He also creates full-sized works. Jon and Nat added, "After several years of travel it is truly exciting to return to the Good Sam Show."
Dealer Alma Di Andrea, Vilia Miniature, Italy
Alma Di Andrea has attended Good Sam since 2014. She offers a wide range of 1:12 scale and 1:24 scale unpainted furniture, accessories, and more. This includes wood store display units, shop counters, kitchen furnishings, bathroom and kitchen sinks, bedroom pieces, and more. Furniture pieces are available for you to decorate or already decorated. Vilia Miniature also makes an interesting selection of handcrafted accessories and some kits.
Dealer Tony Jones Miniatures
The very talented Tony Jones is a phenomenal artisan with fantastic designs, amazing creations, and ideas. He is well known for his custom made miniatures and roomboxes. Tony uses choice woods and veneers with inlay banding and marquetry, and is well known for the outstanding quality of his work.
Dealer Lisa Hicks, A WeeBitTeeny Modern Minis
Lisa Hicks from Sherman Oaks, CA, does business as "A WeeBitTeeny Modern Minis." It is a modern miniature dollhouse, furnishings, and decor shop. She carries an exceptional line of miniature LED lighting. Lisa says, "We are inspired by all things mini and our love for contemporary, modern, and traditional design styles in miniature form.
Dealer Kathryn Gooding, Asta Minis
Kathryn Gooding, Asta Minis, returns to Good Sam this year. She offers vintage and discontinued Bespaq. This includes production samples, factory samples, and items never added to the line. Discounted prices.