Dollhouse Décor & More, Mad About Miniatures Volume 1, Joanna Campbell Slan and Christine Verstraete - Includes 62 miniature projects in 1/12th and some 1/24th, half scale. (75 pages.)
Searching for a Starry Night, A Miniature Art Mystery by Christine Verstraete - My kid's book is still available. Friends Sam and Lita, with the "help" of a mischievous dachshund named Petey, search for a missing miniature painting, a replica of Van Gogh's Starry Night. (And no, the dog is not the main focus of the book. But he's fun, gets involved in things like most dogs, and hey, he's cute!)
IN MINIATURE STYLE II is a creative tableau sure to please beginning and experienced miniaturists alike. Contains 40+ how-to projects, including new and half-scale projects; new photos and profiles of contributors and their collections.
*** IN MINIATURE STYLE II is a Finalist in the Best New Miniature Product Categorym at Miniatures.About.com. Thanks for voting!
* See sample projects slideshow and list, reviews at website here ..
- Reviews from a reader and Camille Minichino, author of the Miniatures Mysteries as Margaret Grace:
"In Mini Style II is an outstanding source of ideas and instructions for the miniaturist..."
- Review from Lesley Shepherd, About.com Miniatures Guide:
"...Easy to read, the book is a bit like having a miniature club to yourself..."Other Project Blog Posts:
* New Tote Bag from Book Pattern - see photo
* Pictured: (My version) See the "Plants Pants" I made from contributor Fern Rouleau's pattern.