• If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • Browse and search Google Drive and Gmail attachments (plus Dropbox and Slack files) with a unified tool for working with your cloud files. Try Dokkio (from the makers of PBworks) for free. Now available on the web, Mac, Windows, and as a Chrome extension!

View
 

diy

Page history last edited by John Wesley Brett 3 years, 4 months ago

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Books

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

 

Hits since 14th May 2009: 

Share

Bookmark and Share

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

You don't have permission to comment on this page.