No avid miniaturist can survive without their resource library!!


The Dollhouse Book by Stephanie Finnegan

The unique dimensions make this book a miniature dollhouse. The outside hard cover with the brick house opens in the center like many dollhouses to reveal the ornate interior of the book.

The Decorated Doll House : How to Design and Create Miniature Interiors by Jessica Ridley

The only book that shows you how to create luxurious Colefax & Fowler interiors in miniature. 'The Yellow Drawing Room' is a superb variant of Nancy Lancaster's famous, full-scale classic. 


A partial list of books and periodicals ....

  • N.A.M.E. invites you into OUR MINIATURE WORLD a pictorial review National Association of Miniature Enthusiasts P. O. Box 2621 Brookhurst Center Anaheim, California 92804
  • Treasures in Miniature a tour of six special miniatures collections ... from carpets to castles ISBN 0-89024-144-9 Kalmbach Publishing Co. 21027 Crossroads Circle P. O. Box 1612 Waukesha, WI 53187
  • Making & Dressing Dolls' House Dolls in 1/12 Scale by Sue Atkinson David & Charles ISBN 0-7153-9909-8 SUNDAY DOLLS 7 PARK DRIVE EAST SHEEN LONDON SW14 8RB Note: They also have videos available.
  • ASK DOUGLESS Vol. I ...101 Questions and Answers on Period Authenticity and Miniaturia by Dougless Strickland Bitler ISBN 0-938685-00-7 Dee's Delights, Inc. 3150 State Line Road North Bend, Ohio 45052 Note: Vol. 2 - 4 are also available
  • Holiday Domes ... 12 Seasonal Display Projects for Miniaturists by Ann Maselli ISBN 0-933168-27-6 Boynton & Associates, Inc. Clifton House Clifton, VA 22024
  • BLISS TOYS AND DOLLHOUSES ... 89 Illustrations, Including the Complete 1911 Catalogue ISBN 0-486-23790-7 Dover Publications, Inc. 180 Varick Street New York, N>Y> 10014
  • the complete book of making miniatures .. for room settings and dollhouses by Thelma R. Newman and Virginia Merrill ISBN 0-517-52460-0 Crown Publishers, Inc. 225 Park Avenue South New York, New York 10003
  • MINIATURE ROOMS .. the Thorne Rooms at the Art Institute of Chicago ISBN 0-89659-407-6 The Art Institute of Chicago Publications Dept. Michigan Avenue at Adams Street Chicago, Ill. 60603
  • MAKING DOLLHOUSE ACCESSORIES ... Patterns and Directions for Rooms, Furniture, Animal Companions, Utensils, and Vehicles for Full-Size Dolls by Charlene Davis Roth ISBN 0-517-528797 Crown Publishers, Inc. One Park Avenue New York, N>Y> 10016
  • THE BOOK OF MINIATURES ..Furniture & Accessories by Helen Ruthberg ISBN 0-8019-6366-4 Chilton Book Co. Radnor PA 19089
  • Dolls' Houses in America ... Historic Preservation in Miniature by Flora Gill Jacobs ISBN 0-684-15627-X Charles Scribner's Sons New York

    Publications ....

  • Miniature Collector ... bimonthly Scott Publications 30595 Eight Mile Road Livonia, MI 48152
  • Dollhouse Miniatures  ... monthly Kalmbach Publishing Co. 21027 Crossroads Circle P. O. Box 1612 Waukesha, WI 53187
  • Dolls in Miniature ... the magazine ... quarterly Viola Williams and Laura Johnson 1040 Bentoak Lane San Jose, CA 95129


Sign borrowed from
Grandma George

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Please respect the artist's copyright.    Do not copy, link to or otherwise duplicate any graphics you see here.

Unless stated otherwise, all graphics on this website, including roomboxes, furniture and picture frames are original mouse-drawn graphics copyrighted by  "Arizona Kate".  However, PSP tubes and clip art are sometimes used to accessorize the furniture in the roomboxes.   I've done my best to keep track of these art sources to thank and give credit where credit is due, even where it's not required. 

A big THANK YOU to all providers of PSP tubes and to the creators of the borrowed graphics listed below....please visit their websites.
Bluebirds  and "rainy day" sign from Grandma George.



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