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Miniature Dollhouse Billboard Signs Original Art :: Posted by: Hazel on August 23rd, 2019

New mixed media paintings

My latest miniature painting are original OOAK art as an advertising sign.

I can’t believe how popular they are. I only started creating them this month (August 2019) and several are on their way to new homes in the UK and US.

I’m now taking orders for commissions too.
They can be personalised for your shop or retail property. The advertising board shown below for the Art Exhibition is a commission piece.

Elaine asked me to make a sign for her Art Gallery which I’ve very honoured to say has many pieces of my art on display, and has been featured on my blog in the past

Elaine has been a collector of my miniature art for several years now and this was a fun sign to make for her ….. the sign actually has six extremely tiny paintings painted directly onto it around the printed wording these highlight some of the paintings on display inside her gallery.

Dollhouse miniature sign

Other A Boards for sale

These are currently listed in my Etsy store.

Cafe, Ice Cream Parlour, shops, flower store, Florist, cake store, Christmas shopping  the possibilities are vast  what would you like …..

Miniature Art Sign

Commission a advertising board for your dollhouse store

Commission pieces are not much more expensive than my paintings shown online and can be tailored to your request. And are normally done within a couple of days. As you know I only paint in my style. I don’t do reproductions or copies.

If you would like to see the new ones they are in my shop and if you would like one especially for you just get in touch.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Hazel

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Advertising Board and Posters Dolls House :: Posted by: Hazel on August 13th, 2019

Mixed Media Original Miniature Art Furniture

My latest commissions have been in my mixed media style of art.

I have painted pictures with the addition of printed words in the posts but these two new projects were a little bit different.

The Brief #1

Design a advertising bill board to go out side a miniature haberdashery shop. The shop is a period style and the signs I designed and painted reflect the tone and theme of the clients miniature shop.

For this project I just had to make the advertising boards, the lady is going to make her own frame structure for them to go into.

These are the two options I made so the lady had a choice, she has chosen the ones on the right with the gold colour lettering. They are 3 inches by 2 approximately.

The Brief #2

I was commissioned to design and paint two posters for a performance of the Nutcracker in a miniature Dolls house 1:12th scale size theatre. These are very detailed and tiny.

This collector has several of my ballerina paintings in her miniature Ballet studio.

Mixed Media. Printed Wording and Encaustic Painting

1:12th scale advertising poster and bill board
I designed the layout on my computer and printed the wording then painting each individually. For the bill boards, the cotton reels, threads and needles and dresses are all painted in Encaustic Wax after the print had dried.

The posters are made in a similar way, a mixed media piece of art is in this way a unique piece dollhouse furniture.

The Gallery

I’ve been painting for my own miniature dollhouse size property too. This A board style piece is now on display in The Gallery.
The Gallery is my 1:12th Art Gallery.
A Victorian Double fronted Shop but inside is a contemporary art gallery. My husband built it for me including building a bespoke floor, piece by piece, added ceiling lights and built me easels a browser and some of the frames ……
Me painting encaustic in miniature billboard
Would you like a one of a kind sign or poster ?

Need more information on how to commission me to paint for you ? please comment or message me.

Mixed media original art.
Printed wording and painting in Encaustic Wax.
Collectible miniature art not suitable for children.
I could do one for a Tea Shop, Cafe, Florist, Cake Shop, Boutique, Sweet Shop, Beautician, Pub, Gallery.

Get it touch for more information…..

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Video Demonstration Painting Encaustic Art Dollhouse Flower Basket :: Posted by: Hazel on August 9th, 2019

Painting in Encaustic Wax in Miniature

Flower basket dollhouse painting
This what I’ve been getting up to today …..

Finishing my latest painting, a floral basket arrangement. This painting would be great in a period dollhouse or as a retro or vintage painting in a more modern miniature property

Video of me Painting

While I painted the final part of this miniature painting my husband Adrian filmed me, as it’s always fun to see how people create their work isn’t it

You can see in the film, I’m using encaustic wax paint and specialist encaustic tools to paint with. These tools have been adapted for me so I can paint tiny. The way I paint Is similar to painting with a knife at times but the wax is solid until I heat it. I use the ArtsEncaustic brand.

The painting is 2 x 2 1/2 inches in size and is now listed for sale in my Etsy store.

The snippets of me painting may jump about a bit ….. we had several goes as the noise in the background meant we had to stop a few times.

This what I’ve been getting up to today …..Finishing my latest painting a floral basket arrangement. This painting…

Posted by Art In Wax on Friday, 9 August 2019

Hope you like seeing me paint …..
Please leave a comment.

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