18 What�s In Store? Part III
By Jane Freeman
Miniatures to be found at the grocery store and coffee shop.
28 Diana�s Temple
By Deb Weissler
Multiple artists combine talents for this fabulous vignette.
332 The Gentleman�s Corner
by Martha Puff
A Collector�s Gallery of masculine refinement.
44 Miniatures in China
By Roz Weitzman
A visit to Bannerman Tang Toys, Beijing.
48 Men in Miniatures
By Ken Byers
The retired therapist talks about his work and the relative dearth of men among miniaturists.
20 The Gazebo
By Joann L. Swanson
Dream room #5 is a shady retreat for a summer afternoon.
36 Build a 1/4�-Scale Captain�s Lighthouse
By Karen Cary
A collection of ceramic scouring-pad holders becomes a bit of small-scale summer fun.
52 Fairy Glen
By Ruth Flewelling Lesbirel
It�s a challenge of scales creating a full-sized garden populated by whimsical wee folk.
- 02 Editor’s Note
- 06 Letters to the Editor
- 08 New Products
- 10 Nutshell News: Sturbridge Festival of Miniatures
- 16 Vintage Discoveries
- 12 Nutshell News: 2007 Texas Miniature Show
- 58 Web Links
- 60 Calendar
- 63 Classified Ads
- 64 Parting Shot
ON THE COVER: �The Gazebo,� by Joann Swanson, is a 1:12-scale Dream-Room Contest winner suggested by Judy Ferguson of Omaha, Nebraska. Says Joann, �In the prime of summer, what could be more desirable then relaxing with a cool drink in the shade provided by a garden gazebo?� We couldn�t agree more. For complete instructions, and more photos, go to page 20. pg. 12.