London

January 27th was a very special day.  I had the opportunity to be one of the exhibitors at London´s Dollshouse Festival at the Tower Hotel in London. I was overwhelmed by all the positive feedback on my items, so my husband and I had a great day at the show. It was though an adventure to bring all the items by plane, but we managed with the project.

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My table at the show.

And the best of all! I´ll be back in London for the Kensington Dolls House Festival Christmas Show in December. I really look forward to this event. Next step is to produce a lot of new soap-stone items and lots of birds. I´ve already got started.

 

Birds

 

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Photo: Catharina Fyrberg

 

Birds are amazing creatures. It is fun to study their behaviour and how they move. I started to make birds from silk clay and feathers in 1:12 scale and even a few in 1:24 scale.

 

Garden Furniture 1:24 scale

Is it possible to make garden furniture in 1:24 scale? At first it was a bit tricky using big tools for such a small piece of stone. But when I got hold of much smaller tools  I could start the Project.

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Beside the bird baths and benches I also made some tables. On one of the tables I even tried to fold in a light green stone.

The benches looked so tiny so I made a lady in 1:24 and found out the bench fit perfectly for her.