You put a lot of time and effort into completing a kit from The House of Miniatures collection. Sanding, gluing, staining, finishing. Maybe you carve the feet, dress the bed, or add working hardware. After you complete your heirloom, does it have more value than before you began?
Colonial Williamsburg Connection to The House of Miniatures
From the very beginning of The House of Miniatures, the designs were based off of American Colonial era furniture. Most of the Chippendale and Queen Anne kits were researched through the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. So, what was the nature of the Colonial Williamsburg connection?
Miniature Furniture Repair
What do you do when a finished kit gets damaged? Chair legs are delicate and cats can make a shambles of a whole room at once. Is the repair process different than than building a kit? Let’s take a look at a few scenarios of miniature furniture repair.