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And now for something new…

I’ve been looking for dioramas depicting mining operations that were popular at 19th century World’s Fairs as part of my World’s Fair research. I came across an organization that sponsors a “Logging and Mining Modeler’s Convention” which has a contest for model railroad, logging operations, and diorama construction. Just another way that miniatures are popular.…

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All the Rear Window Details

To wrap up my exhibit at the 2015 Flower Show, here are lots of detail images of Rear Window. I saw Rear Window in a movie theatre yesterday and noticed, via the huge images on the big screen,  one “tiny” mistake I made. Miss Lonelyheart’s pills are big red ones instead of little white ones. But…

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2015 Miniature Settings: The Awards Class 135 Fantasy

Here are the results of the judging for the judging of the Miniature Settings in the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show. These are the awards for CLASS 135: FANTASY PAMELA GOLDMAN Follow the Yellow Brick Road FIRST PLACE   KATHY BRIGHT, SHERI SULLIVAN, RON SULLIVN Hollywood Goes to the Dogs SECOND PLACE  LORI ANNE CURRALL Sleeping Beauty…

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2015 Miniature Settings: The Awards Class 136 Drama

Here are the results of the judging for the judging of the Miniature Settings in the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show. These are the awards for CLASS 136: DRAMA LOUISE KRASNIEWICZ Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window FIRST PLACE AND BEST OF THE MINIATURE SETTINGS   CATHY BANDOIAN Enchanted April SECOND PLACE     LUCILLE DICKERSON An Affair to Remember THIRD PLACE …

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Tips and Hints

Don’t forget, exhibitors, that there are lots of tips in the Miniature Setting handout you received. It has reminders on what kind of supplies and equipment you should have at the show. Here is the link to the PDF in case you can’t find yours. LINK is here:   2015-MiniSettingTips-v07