Do I Stain or Build First? I know the first question the first customer to receive a The House of Miniatures kit asked. “Should I stain the pieces before I build the kit, or should I build first?” All About the Grain Let’s talk about the properties of wood for a moment. Most of the… Continue reading Build First – Kit Building 101
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A Visit to the Midwest Miniatures Museum
In October I accidentally paid a visit to the Midwest Miniatures Museum. It is located at the Gilmore Car Museum near Kalamazoo and Battle Creek, Michigan.
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.