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Chocolate Box Miniature Original Art Cottage Paintings :: Posted by: Hazel on November 26th, 2017

Chocolate Box Art

Pretty Landscapes with a Traditional Feel

Sometimes a traditional or pretty scene of landscape catches your eye and you think, arrrrhh that’s like a picture from a chocolate box. But then maybe I’m showing my age !!

I just googles it and ….

And wiki tells me ……

Chocolate box art originally referred literally to decorations on chocolate boxes. Over the years, however, the terminology has changed; it is now applied broadly as an often pejorative term to describe paintings and designs that are overly idealistic and sentimental.

quote via : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chocolate_box_art

Pink Cottage and Pond Cottage

Dolls House Paintings for sale on Art In Wax

dolls house cottage chocolate box art

These two pretty Dolls house paintings are now for sale via my website Miniature Dollhouse Art Shop

They are shown here on display in my own 1:12 miniature property The Gallery, my own little art gallery.

When buying direct from this my ART In Wax website the prices on include Free UK postage. International orders please ask for postage costs.

Original #miniature #dollhouse Art Painted using encaustic hot wax paints.
Miniature collectible pieces of art – NOT suitable for children

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Original Miniature Art A Gift For Christmas :: Posted by: Hazel on October 12th, 2017

Original Miniature Art – A Special and Unique Gift

Miniature Art is not just for Dolls Houses

As you may know my miniature dolls house art paintings are very popular, they are all over the world and grace walls in doll houses and miniature properties from Manor Houses to country cottages and Tea shops and boutiques to Grand houses.

But my tiny miniatures are also owned by collectors of miniature art, I have seen photos of them displayed in many ways, on shelves, on stands and easels, in frames and as ornaments.

I also sell ACEO size Art card miniature which are a special format size art which it 2.5 x 3.5 inches. Which are collectible artworks.

Art makes a great gift for Christmas.

I have been told over the years of many of my paintings (large and in miniature) have been given as gifts and I think this is a great honour to have my work shared in this way.

But Do you hesitate when thinking of Art as a gift?

“How will they display it” or “Where will they put it”, this is a good question, not everyone wants to be drilling walls to hang paintings, so what about a miniature painting?

Not just as small as a tiny dollhouse piece maybe – unless you want a gift for a dollhouse owner of course ? but a miniature ACEO size collectible original art work 3.5 x 2.5 inches or one of my A6 size pieces can be displayed on a stand or mini easel. This makes the artwork movable and as much an ornament as a piece of Art.

Artwork Provenance :
“Definition of provenance noun [mass noun] the place of origin or earliest known history of something:
[count noun] a record of ownership of a work of art or an antique, used as a guide to authenticity or quality: “
quoted via oxforddictionaries.com

Art provenance is the history of a piece of art / painting, and how it was created and the ownership thereof. So buying direct from the artist gives you the knowledge of where your piece of art has come from.

Direct from the Artist ……

As all my Art In Wax have been painted by me Hazel Rayfield you know where the painting has come from and have contact with the artist, my paintings are signed and dated on the back, some also have my initials in the wax too. Each painting comes with a leaflet which can be included in with the gift giving the recipient more information about Art In Wax.

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I have lots of paintings online in my web shop and in my Etsy store, so lots of choice, from flowers and landscapes to birds like my new Toucan pieces, hummingbirds, parrots and peacocks, and much more !!! I also do commissions if you want something special painted for Christmas just get in touch.

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Dolls House miniature Christmas tree art :: Posted by: Hazel on October 12th, 2017

Original collectible miniature art

Seasonal Miniature Art …..

A Forest of Christmas trees

Each of these new Christmas tree paintings is unique and original. Painted in encaustic Wax paints my Art in Wax pictures have a lovely texture and sheen and especially as they have a lot of silver, gold and metallic paint.

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Currently For Sale

Dolls House Collectible Miniature Art ….. these Christmas tree paintings are £7.50 each plus postage ….. I ship worldwide

They are not yet listed online so to buy comment or contact me via my web form and we can arrange the sale. Payment via PayPal.

NB These are Collectible miniature art – not suitable for children.

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Christmas posting Art In Wax :: Posted by: Hazel on December 13th, 2016

Lots of Art In Wax going to new homes this month …..

Last Post ….. Christmas 2016

last post for Christmas Art In Wax

Its been a very busy Month, in fact its been a great year for Art In Wax, having sold more this year than ever before…..

Art In Wax Shops not closed for Christmas

I don’t close my online shops (here on Art in Wax and on Etsy) over the Christmas holidays but wanted to let you know that the last day I am posting orders before Christmas will be Monday 19th December 2016.

Please note the date is NOT a guaranteed delivery for Christmas just my last posting date ….

If you place an order over the Christmas Holiday period that is fine by me, however orders after Monday the 19th will go in the post after boxing day …….

Thank you all for you support 🙂
And Seasons Greetings to you all

Hazel

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