For people who love miniatures and dollhouses there is nothing like being able to connect with others who are also enthusiasts. One of the ways you can do that is through publications geared toward the miniaturist and dollhouse lover. Miniature publications provide how to information on creating miniatures, photos of what other people have created and news on upcoming miniature shows and exhibits.
The interest in dollhouses and miniatures continues to grow. Helping to fuel this interest are a variety of publications that serve the market. One of the most popular is the Dollhouse Miniatures Magazine. A U.S. publication, Dollhouse Miniatures Magazine has both a print magazine and an online iMag edition. The magazine contains articles on just about every aspect of the hobby including step by step instructions for creating handcrafted miniature items. The publication is great for people who just like to look at the pictures of the dollhouses and miniatures others have created and it fills the need for serious collectors and artisans.
Another popular magazine for the miniaturist is the Miniature Collector which is issued on a monthly basis with lots of illustrations and photos of miniature projects and dollhouses from around the world. Artists provide detailed instructions for creating miniatures for enthusiasts of all levels from beginners to the advanced. A section just for collectors called the Auction Report looks at prices for dollhouses and miniatures that have recently come up for auction in both England and the United States. If you have questions about miniatures the publication offers expert columnists who answer questions from crafts questions to historical inquiries.
The Dollhouse Miniatures Magazine is a bimonthly publication published in Great Britain and contains articles of interest to miniaturists on a worldwide basis. In this publication you will find how to articles, lots of photos of miniatures and dollhouses, and interviews with artisans in both the UK and in the United States. Most interviews with artists who create miniatures are paired with photos of projects they have done. The publication is available as both a printed publication and an online publication.