Miniaturizing the Feast Magazine Cover

On the drive back from a canoeing trip last weekend, my husband and I stopped at a BBQ joint, and right by the door was a stack of Feast Magazine with this crazy amazing, eye-popping photo on the cover. I immediately told my husband, “I TOTALLY need to miniaturize that!” So I did. Here’s the real […]

20% Tutorial Sale (And Super Cute Mini Foods Pics)

Wish you were going back to school to learn how to make miniature food? Well, now you can! (I’m not offering mini food degrees…yet.) Learn how to sculpt hyper realistic foods and save 20% during my Get Schooled Sale. Use coupon code MINISCHOOL between now and midnight, September 19, 2015 to get your discount.  This coupon […]

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Studio Peek: Making Miniature Cinnamon Rolls

This week, I had a few orders for miniature cinnamon roll earrings, and I snapped some photos of the process. It’s fun to see a little roll of polymer clay go from ho hum to cinnamon-y deliciousness. Here are the rolls, waiting to be yummified with texture and color. Even after hints of color have […]

The Nutmegs Make Miniature Caramel Apples

Fall is in the air, and the Nutmegs and I are already planning fun Halloween and harvest-time projects. While poring over cookbooks, I learned that the Nutmegs had never eaten caramel apples (what?!), so I knew that was our first order of business. We decided to set up a little demo kitchen rather than cooking in […]

The Nutmegs Move In

Things have been so busy here in the studio that the Nutmegs and I haven’t had time to post their moving-in pictures. But Mira Nutmeg finally got around uploading some of the moving-day photos onto my computer for me, and here they are. The house is only partially furnished, and it needs some serious decorating, […]

The Nutmegs Do a Taste Test: Lay’s New Potato Chips

After living their entire lives in the forest, the Nutmegs are eager to take advantage of all aspects of town living, including, it seems, sampling every single food they can get their paws on. This week they saw an ad for potato chips, and they begged me to let them do a little taste test. How can […]

Have I Told You How I Met the Mice?

Most of you know that I have a family of mice living in my studio. They help bake all of the tiny orders that come in (their paws are perfectly suited to the task), and they really have a knack when it comes to developing new ideas for miniature foods. Well, how I met them is […]

The Sugar Sale: Save 20% on Miniature Food Tutorials

If your dolls are having major sugar cravings, you’re in luck. Now through Sunday at midnight (June 19, CST) all of my sugary miniature tutorials are 20% off. To get your discount, use coupon code SUGAR20 at checkout. The coupon is valid on the following titles: Building a Miniature Ice Cream Parlor and Bakery How […]

New Book: Dollhouse Miniature Food, the Leftover Edition

The mice and I have been hard at work, finishing up all of the dishes for my upcoming mini food tutorial eBook. If you’ve missed earlier posts, this book is all about summer food that’s already been munched on: fried chicken with the bone exposed, bitten-into s’mores, half-eaten burgers, you name it. The book will […]

Polymer Clay Cakes for Dollhouses (and Ears)

While we work, the mice and I often have movies playing in the background, and yesterday ended up being a Tinkerbell day. A friend had recommended one of the new Tinkerbell movies, and now I can see why. The movies take place in Pixie Hollow, which is filled with tiny fairy houses and the most […]

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