A Beginners' Guide to the Dolls' House Hobby

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Guild of Master Craftsman, 2005 - Crafts & Hobbies - 160 pages
Jean Nisbett's classic volume gets a welcome update and expansion--making it a practical, accessible introduction to all the basics, with lavish images and easy-to-follow hints that help beginners save time and avoid costly mistakes. Nisbett explains how to choose and build a house from a kit; handle a period building; furnish the interior; create charming shops; and plan a dolls' house that will enchant a child--and actually stand up to play. Equipment and materials, finishes, decoration, decorative detail, gardens and renovation all receive in-depth coverage, while checklists set out a logical order for work. AUTHOR: Prolific and renowned miniaturist Jean Nisbett is also the best-selling author of many of GMC's Dolls House titles including: Dolls' House Makeovers Modern Dolls' House, Dolls' House Shops, Cafes and Restaurants Big Book of the Dolls' House,

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This is a very thorough guide to the dollhouse hobby. It has helped me emensly in creating authentic themed rooms for my new dollhouse. At first, furnishing my dollhouse seemed to be a daunting task, but this well illustrated guide put my fears at ease and held my hand throughout the process. Read full review

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Prolific and renowned miniaturist Jean Nisbett is also the best-selling author of many of GMC's Dolls House titles including: Dolls' House Makeovers 1-86108-206-1 Modern Dolls' House, The 1-86108-321-1 Dolls' House Shops, Cafes and Restaurants 1-86108-455-2 Big Book of the Dolls' House, The 1-86108-485-4

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