PRESS PHOTOS BY APRIL PETERSONLehigh Valley Small on Scale Miniatures Club hosted its 42nd annual dollhouse and miniatures show and sale Aug. 11 at The Center at Holiday Inn, Breinigsville. ABOVE: Ann Wertman, of Lowhill Township, browses for tiny treasures. Wertman accompanied a friend to the show and sale. See additional photos at www.thelehighvalleypress.com.
Small on Scale Miniatures Club member Krista Jones, of Walnutport, displays a miniature vintage camper inspired by camping trips with her family when she was a child.
A vintage camper created by club member Krista Jones features many mini details to add texture and life to the campsite including a bicycle, a grill, picnic food and a ring toss game.
Danielle Simpson, of the Effort area, left, joins her daughter, Elizabeth, during the free children’s class led by Attie Day, of Bethlehem, right, at the annual dollhouse and miniatures show and sale Aug. 11. Young miniaturists built campsites complete with tents, logs and tiny woodland creatures. “It’s cool to see how kids come up with their own designs,” Day said.
Adrian Mantz works on his campsite during the free children’s class at the Lehigh Valley Small on Scale Miniatures Club show and sale Aug. 11. Battery operated tea lights are disguised as mini campfires.
Miniature food artist Sharon Harbison, of Union Beach, N.J., re-purposed jars of glitter used to decorate fingernails into tiny jars of canned goods. She found the jars in dollar stores.
Miniature food artist Sharon Harbison started making tiny foods about nine years ago. She often crafts her creations while watching Jeopardy, her friend Brian Buniak said.
Tiny Christmas stockings are festive for the holidays.
A miniature tearoom and bakery created by Jeanne Atkinson is also a tribute to the creator’s mother, Mae.
Several projects by Lehigh Valley Small on Scale Miniatures Club member Nadenia Butko, of Macungie, are displayed during the 42nd annual dollhouse and miniatures show and sale Aug. 11.
Elizabeth Simpson, of the Effort area, works on a campsite rendered in miniature at the free children’s class at the 42nd annual dollhouse and miniatures show and sale Aug. 11.