Monday 31 January 2011

'Token of Love' from Janet Granger

This is Janet Granger's latest addition to her range of mini samplers. It is called 'Token of Love', and is to be worked on 32 count evenweave fabric. The kit contains the wooden picture frame to mount the finished stitching in. It is in the style of the Ackworth school, which was a boarding school opened in 1779 in Yorkshire, where the girls were taught this unusual style of sampler in their needlework classes. Priced at £7.95, the kit is available from her website

Saturday 15 January 2011

Michelangelo's David by Linda Master

Inspired by Michelangelo's David...

Linda Master's meticulously hand carved (from tooling board) David measures just 5/8" high, thats an amazingly small 1:350 scale! 

To view more of Linda's miniature and micro scale woodcarving please visit...

Angelique Miniatures - Favourite Projects of 2010

AIM member Louise Goldsborough of Angelique Miniatures has posted a review on her blog showing just some of her favourite projects of 2010!  Just one of her creations is the Regency Era ensemble shown below...

..To see the rest of Louise's favourite creations of 2010 pop over to her blog at and click on the What's New? tab at the top of the page.