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Dollhouse miniatures DIY - Do It Yourself


This page contains mainly links to other pages in this wiki with instructions of different techniques.




Building a house

balconies  ceilings  doors  fireplaces  floors  lighting  roofs  stairs  walls  windows  woodworks


Outside the house

See also landscaping, gardens, terrace.


Other techniques

ceramics  crocheting  cross-stitch  felting  knitting  needlecrafts  macrame  painting  polymer clay  patchwork  sewing


General Tutorial sites for the DIY-er

Art Tutorials - Pinterest board by Gary B Sokol - a variety of techniques for the creative artist

Dollhouse Miniatures Club - tutorials

Dollhouse Brazil

George the MiniGuy - tools and how to use them, various projects

Greenleaf Miniature Community

Link Lady Mini-links - tutorials

Miniature Models & Doll Houses - The Spruce

Noel and Pat Thomas Miniatures - creators of "Bug Juice," and fabulous houses, this page gives tips and hints

Mini 1 to 12 - Danish site with downloadable PDF's

Minis to Share - by Mari Nieves. Lots of T2T, translation button on upper right.

Miniature Dollhouses - Spanish blog with all sorts of DIY projects, pictures, and tutorials

Morezmore - lists of tutorials

Open House Miniatures - printies of rugs.wallpapers, theatres. Very generous in allowing people
to copy the patterns and even make them as group projects.

Wonder How To - lots of Youtube tutorials here


Useful links

Aging, Grunging or Distressing Techniques - by Wanna in El Paso

Architectural Styles - from Tudor to Art Deco, styles are listed alphabetically

Building Tips - building tips from Minishop

Create Floorplans - 3D application description

Distressing a Dollhouse - aging techniques by Brendan Jones in Greenleaf Gazette

Dollhouse Tips and Projects - from Just Miniature Scale

Embossing Powders in Miniature projects - from About.com

Great Buildings and Places - architecture around the world

HIRST Arts - fantasy architecture with a variety of techniques

How To Turn Resin Into Metal - garbage can

Let's Build a Dollhouse

Model Builders Supply Tips and Hints

Splitcoast Stampers - don't forget you can use techniques for stamping in mini projects! This page has lots of ideas and tutorials.

Tom Walden's Miniature Furniture - how to use tools

Where to Start - from Mini Mansion


DIY instructions on sale













  Over 40 how-to projects in the book,  by Christine Verstraete. Available in ebook/pdf, print and other ebook formats (Kindle, Sony, etc.)


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Comments (1)

Judy Mizikar said

at 8:29 pm on Jun 19, 2017

There are some great tips and how-to articles here. Perhaps someone may find my Dollhouse Tips and Projects useful: http://www.justminiaturescale.com/DOLLHOUSE-TIPS-PROJECTS-C2804.aspx

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