Dursley family photos by front door

Dream Room: The Cupboard Under the Stairs, part 2

This is the second part (see part 1 here) of my documentation of the roombox that I will be exhibiting at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC in an exhibit called  Small Stories: At Home in a Dollhouse. The main exhibit features vintage dollhouses from the Victoria & Albert Museum of Childhood. They have commissioned artists…


Pencil Art

Micro-miniatures are fascinating and those artists who carve miniatures into pencils are just mind boggling! Here are some interesting examples: CHIEN CHU LEE   JASENKO ĐORDEVIC   CINDY CHINN


Hooray for Hollywood, again

My Rear Window Miniature Setting will be on display in the new show at the Belmar Arts Council in Belmar, New Jersey, from March 2nd to March 18th. It is a mixed media show and there are a few other works that incorporate miniatures. The opening reception is this Saturday, March 5th, from 5-7pm.

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Air Bonsai

I have recently supported a Kickstarter project called “Air Bonsai.” It features a floating moss ball or lava dish. Yes, floating. The project got funded today and it will be delivered this year. After that, I imagine it will be available for purchase by the public. A new approach to mini gardening! In Singapore two years…


Make It Mini

An article was published today about my miniature work in The Pennsylvania Gazette, the University of Pennsylvania alumni magazine. It doesn’t have very large pictures (you can see better ones on this blog) but the story is based on a long and delightful discussion I had with the author. MAKE IT MINI in the PennGazette