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Petunias

    [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   As the summer approaches, Petunias are probably going to come in handy to decorate your miniature town.  I'm planning on using a lot of them to go with the new Sylvanian Town series as they make good hanging baskets. To make petunias (or surfinias), first prepare the right color of clay.  For burgundy petunias, I made these colors in the photo…

Mimi’s adventure in Tokyo Part 2/3 (My Diorama)

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Welcome back! In today's post, I'm going to talk about my diorama.:) Let me first answer some of the questions I've been receiving. My diorama was 180cm × 90cm.  When I first heard about the size, I thought Epoch was kidding, and I had to double check. lol I had about 3-4 weeks to work on this diorama, and it took…

Fountain water 2017 ver.

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]     Hello, hello! Today's tutorial probably is the one everyone's most interested in, and I'm pretty confident that you're going to like it!   I wanted to make sure that the fountain water doesn't prematurely turn yellow (*more on that later), and also that the amount of falling water was very well controlled so that the details on the fountain top…

Miniature Coins

In case you're wondering where the heck I am at the moment, I'm in Tokyo hanging out with Epoch people at International Tokyo Toy Show.  I kept myself busy so far, but it's been the best experience in my life.   I've visited a couple of SF shops and now on my way to another one Yokohama as we speak. I will make a page for those who are interested in traveling to Japan visiting these places later. Tomorrow and…

Town fountain top

  [insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Howdy! In today's tutorial, I'm going to show you how I made the top half of the fountain which we started the other day. If you missed that tutorial, you can find it here. When I made my old fountain two years ago, I used a store bought miniature fountain for the top half.  But this time, I decided to be more crafty,…