The Gardening in Miniature Prop Shop. Handmade Accessories for Your Tiny Living World. The Gardening in Miniature Prop Shop is a fun-filled guide to creating unique accessories to use in miniature gardens. It features 37 projects with full-colour, easy-to-follow instructions and tips and techniques for building 20 themed gardens.
Janit Calvo is an artist, miniaturist, gardener, author, photographer, and entrepreneur. She gardens with her husband in Seattle, Washington, and is surrounded by her award-winning miniature worlds of all shapes and sizes in among her full-size gardens. Pioneer of the miniature garden hobby and the founder of Two Green Thumbs Miniature Garden Center and the Miniature Garden Society, Calvo graduated with honors from the Ontario College of Art and Design. She has won awards at the Seattle Miniature Show and the Soriculture Garden Art Show. Find out more at miniaturegarden.com.
"Digs deeper, instructing readers in how to build their own
accessories for themed potted worlds. . . . tending to a tiny
garden offers a satisfying kind of challenge: the cultivation of a
light and the ability to slow down in order to focus on something
so small." --Publishers Weekly
"This fun, strongly recommended book gives miniature enthusiasts the opportunity to customize their minigardens with unique scenes and pieces." --Library Journal starred review
"Do you know someone who loves fairy gardens (and who doesn't really)? This book takes the trend to the next level showing crafty gardeners how to accessorize their mini creations." --HGTV
"The next big thing for crafters and gardeners captivated by gardening small. . . . Become enchanted by the whimsy of creating a tiny world." --Gambit
"Sets out 37 projects for crafters and gardeners who are enchanted by the whimsy of creating a tiny world." --The Irish Garden