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Miniature Fairy Art Commissions :: Posted by: Hazel on June 6th, 2018

Fairies, Fairies, Fairies …..

Lots of commissions this month so far !!! And lots of them are fairies ……

These three themed fairies I have just finished.

They were a commission a lady who has already bought miniature art from me showed her daughter one of my fairy art paintings and her daughter asked me to paint one for her, the mop and bucket was her idea and I know she has a new puppy so I thought I’d do these for her to choose from and she is having them all !!

fairy paintings original art in miniature

Would you like to commission a Fairy with a theme maybe.

Miniature Art is not just for dolls houses or ACEO Collectors this size which is 3.5 x 2.5 inches ( frames are 3 x 4 inches) are great as unique collectible art and make wonderful gifts too.

I also recently painted these four fairy pieces, Ocean and Sapphire fairy have sold and are in a collection of miniature Art in Wales ……. I do lave painting these fantasy pieces my imagine can just flow with the Wax …..

Encaustic ACEO Fairy

If you would like a fairy painting in miniature painted especially for you please get in touch.

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Miniature 1 : 24 scale dolls House art :: Posted by: Hazel on April 3rd, 2018

Commission Miniature Art 1:24 scale

How I painted a tiny Rose Vase in Encaustic hot wax paints

Last month I was again commissioned to paint for another 1:24 scale dolls house.

The brief for this commission was to paint four miniature pictures to go in a 1:24 country cottage style dolls house in Scotland. The lady has said she will leave it up to me, so I had fun painting two rose vases and two country landscapes.

For on of the rose paintings I took photos along the way to show how I did it……

Starting with my encaustic tools and wax on a pink specialist encaustic card ….. I then painted the vase / jug in a purple wax, adding then the greenery and areas where the main flowers will go.

Adding highlights and shadow plus a table for the vase to sit on and finally a silver and brown edge, this piece is just 1 x 1 1/4 inches.

painitng a miniature 1;24 scale rose flower vase

More new 1:24 scale dolls house art …..
1 24th scale dollhouse art
The paintings shown in this image are all sold but if you see a piece that is sold and would like one similar…. why not ….

Commission A Piece Of Original Miniature Art

How it works ….. Commissioning Hazel Rayfield.
All Original Art In Wax – if you would like a special picture just for you. In my style naturally I don’t do copies / reproductions.
Contact me by commenting and/or messaging me on Facebook www.facebook.com/artinwax or via my website www.artinwax.co.uk/contact.php

We can then discuss your requirements and I can start painting a piece of miniature art just for you.

Hazel

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Ballroom Dancing Paintings Miniature Art :: Posted by: Hazel on March 6th, 2018

Strictly “Miniature” Come Dancing …………

New Ideas …… Ballroom Dancing

We have been having some extreme weather here the south of England this week last and its been very cold in my studio, so I haven’t been painting very much, however with a change to the weather I have now been back painting, I haven’t been idle while not in the studio and have been sketching and “doodling” as I call it, And the ideas for some new paintings have been awaiting me being able to get my time back with the encaustic wax flowing ……

New subject are always Fun

These Dolls house miniature paintings are shown here on display in my 1:12 Art Gallery. If you read my blog you will know I have my own miniature Property that houses my own collection of miniature Art In Wax and where I display my new paintings for photographing.

These three new pieces each feature some dancers, maybe in a dancing competition like we used to see on the TV in “Come Dancing” (I’m showing my age now ) or “Strictly Come Dancing”, or at a Ball or dance in a period setting, these dolls house pieces have lots of opportunity for display.

Ballroom with the chandeliers 2 x 2 1/4 inches

Behind the curtain…. dancers are 2 x 2 1/2 approx framed.

Dance Hall 3 x 2 1/4 inches

Ballroom Dancers Miniature Dolls House Art

They are currently listed for sale in my Etsy store …..
I ship worldwide.

If by the time you read this blog they have been sold, please contact me and I am happy to paint miniature commissions, so you could have a piece of Art In Wax painted especially for your miniature property, room box or diorama.

These miniature original encaustic art are collectible paintings and not suitable for children.

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Dolls House and Collectible Miniature Art by Hazel Rayfield :: Posted by: Hazel on February 19th, 2018

Selling Miniature Art

…….. or should that be buying miniature art ?

Dolls House and Collectible Miniature Art by Hazel Rayfield

There are three main places where my miniature paintings can be viewed and purchased. These being ; this website and by direct contact via my website, via my Facebook page and via my Etsy store, which is where I have my largest stock holding and where most of my International sales initiate from, my art is now in sixteen countries on four continents as far as I know !! Yes I have to pinch myself sometimes !!

Whichever of these places you order your miniature art from you are buying direct from me the artist and therefore know the provenance of your original art.

Buying From The Art In Wax Website

Everyone of my miniature art paintings is unique, some may be similar but no two are identical. Each is an original unique piece of miniature art.

As you can see I love colour. The encaustic paint has such a vibrant depth of colour which suits me and my style of painting very well.

My passion for painting in miniature has lend me paint many subjects, some more than others, my fairy paintings are very popular as are my landscapes and flowers.

Floral bouquets and flowers which I do love to paint, pretty landscapes with cottages, windmills and occasionally a vintage caravan or river maybe. I also love to paint seascapes, beach huts, sailing boats and the odd galleon !!

If you buy a listed piece from my dollhouse shop page on this website and you in the UK then postage is free. I’m happy mail overseas from Art In Wax but the postage needs to be added.
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My Facebook page and the Facebook miniature community is where I often show my newest and latest paintings and sometimes my work in progress. This is resulted in many sales from this and often paintings are bought before they reach either my website shop or my Etsy store.

I accept PayPal payments here on Art In Wax or if you contact me directly via Facebook.

Miniature and Dolls’ House Art In Wax on Etsy

This is how my miniature art store on the international shopping outlet Etsy looks this morning. Well the front page sections.

I ship worldwide and on Etsy they sort out all the currencies conversions and offer different methods of payment, PayPal is used and paying via direct card payments.

As you can see from this ”snap shot” the listings are very varied …… I paint to suit many types of dolls house and miniature property.

My paintings suit an array of room styles from bedrooms, nursery’s to lounge, dining rooms, I’m told they are in grand hotels, mansion houses, boutiques, shops, tea rooms, cafes and much much more …… plus some unique themed room boxes and diorama settings. There are several posts on my blog showing some of the pieces in their homes. Also my screens, which are miniature room dividers are an original art as unique miniature furniture.
Etsy dollhouse paintings store

What’s my favourite?

People ask me what are my favourite to paint, that’s a really hard question.

I love painting, its my passion and yes I have had favourite pieces but often my favourite depends on my mood and the challenge I’m working on. Pretty landscapes, the challenge of the windmills and cottages, bouquet of flowers, poppies of course, roses and sunflowers too, spring flowers, a touch of fantasy with fairies and fairy door paintings, seascapes and surfer beaches, vintage caravan or retro cars, cupcakes and Easter chicks all these dollhouse and collectible miniature ACEO art cards have a place in my favourites……..

What’s your favourite?

What’s your favourite piece of miniature Art In Wax

Why not leave a comment below.

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