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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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