Miniature Masterworks

September 15 - 17, 2017   |   National Museum of Toys and Miniatures   |   Kansas City, MO

Be sure to save the date for a this very special juried miniature show and sale.

The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures
5235 Oak Street. Kansas City, MO 64112 U.S.A.

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Miniature Masterworks Artist List Schedule Ticket Information Travel Information
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Miniature Masterworks Artist List

*IGMA Artisan   **IGMA Fellow

Artists in blue are returning for this show
Artists in gold are new to shows



Pete Acquisto** USA Silver, Gold Acquisto Silver Co. www.acquistosilver.com
Jon Almeda** USA Pottery www.almedapottery.com
Diane Echnoz Almeyda* USA Plique-a-Jour Enamel Keepsake Treasures www.plique-a-jour.com
Bonni Backe** USA Weaving Weevings www.weevings.com
Pia Becker* Germany Plants and Flowers
Debora Beijerbacht* Netherlands Furniture and Accessories www.petitpunt.blogspot.com
Natasha Beshenkovsky USA Decorative Painting, Figures & Vignettes www.natashaminiatures.com
Kari Bloom** USA Furniture www.minitonminiatures.com
Jose Maria Bolio* Mexico Accessories & Vignettes Ulu’s Miniaturas www.ulusminiaturas.com
Jack Cashmere USA Porcelain Cashmere’s Collectables www.cashmerescollectables.com
Nell Corkin** USA 1:144 Structures & Vignettes Miniature Miniatures www.nellcorkin.com
Frank Crescente* USA Lighting Crescente Miniature Designs www.crescenteminiatures.com
Althea Crome** USA Knitting Bugknits www.bugknits.com
Robert Dawson England Structures, Furniture The Model Room www.themodelroom.com
Ursula Dyrbe-Skovsted Denmark Metalwork and marquetry sites.google.com/site/ursvds/
Annelle Ferguson** USA Needlepoint Mini Stitches www.ministitches.com
Beth Freeman-Kane** USA Birds and Wildlife South Africa www.bethfreeman-kane.co.za
Peter Gabel* USA Plants and Flowers Flora Extraordinaire www.miniatureflorals.com
Elizabeth Gazmuri** USA Furniture
Christina Goodman* USA Painting, Jewelry www.christinagoodman.com
Jane Graber* USA Pottery Jane Graber Pottery
Jeffrey Gueno** USA Porcelain, Pottery, Accessories, Antiques Le Chateau Miniatures
Pat Hartman** USA Needlework
Phyllis Hawkes** USA Painting Phyllis Hawkes Studio www.phyllishawkesstudio.com
David Iriate* Spain Furniture www.davidiriarte.com
Jim Irish Ireland Cut Glass
Hanna Kahl-Hyland** USA Paintings, Carved Dolls
Rohit Khanna India Furniture Rohit’s Miniatures www.rohitsminiatures.co.in
Daniela Kiefhaber* Germany Jointed Porcelain Figures, accessories Microdolls www.microdolls.com
Hiroyuki and Kyoko Kimura** Japan Plants and Flowers Hiroyuki & Kyoko www.hiro-and-kyoko.com
Miyuki Kobayashi* Japan Aquariums www.nexyzbb.ne.jp/~koba1218/
Elga Koster* South Africa Furniture, Needlework Elga’s Miniatures www.elgakoster.blogspot.com
Tine Krijnen* Netherlands Bookbinding Miniatuur Boekbinden Tine Krijnen www.miniatuurboekbinden.nl
Lew and Barbara Kummerow USA Antique toys, Tiffany Lamps and Screens, Automata
Johannes Landman* Canada Oil Paintings, Hand Carved Furniture
Thomas and Catherine Latane USA Metalwork, Structures latanepepin.com
Chris Malcomson* England Furniture Chris Malcomson Miniatures
Elizabeth McInnes USA Furred Animals www.elizabethmcinnis.com
Cristina Noriega Moran* Spain Furniture, Room Boxes www.cristinanoriega.com
Victoria Morozova Russia Furniture
Susie Mulvany and Kevin Rogers England Structures Mulvany and Rogers www.mulvanyandrogers.com
Mark Murphy** USA Furniture www.markmurphyminiatures.com
Mary Grady O’Brien** USA Painted furniture Mary Grady O'Brien Fine Miniature Painting www.marygradyobrien.com
Kerri Pajutee USA Furred Animals www.kerripajutee.com
Susan Parris USA Period Clothing and Accessories Susan Parris Originals www.susanparrisoriginals.com
Jan Patrie** USA Food Autumn Leaf Studio www.autumnleafstudio.com
Lori Ann Potts** USA Clothing, Accessories, Jewelry Mustard Seed Miniatures
Mario Ramos and Maria Grande Spain Blown Glass Vitreus Ignis www.vitreusignis.com
Patricia Richards** USA Needlework, Hats, Accessories www.prminiatures.com
William Robertson* USA Furniture, Metalwork
Brooke Rothshank** USA Painting www.rothshank.com
Sylvia Roundtree** USA Shoes, Luggage The Doll’s Cobbler www.dollscobbler.com
Sandra Wall Rubin** USA Plants and Flowers
Vicky Sanfield* USA Wicker Uncle Ciggie’s Miniatures www.uncleciggie.com
Patrizia Santi* Italy Contemporary Accessories, Shoes www.patriziasantiminiatures.com
Maria Jose Santos Fernandez* Spain Porcelain Figures Carabosse Dolls www.carabosse-dolls.com
Masako Sharra* USA Furniture miniaturebymasako.com
Nancy Simpson** USA Baskets Nancy’s Miniature Baskets
Leslie Smith England Painting www.lesliesmithart.com
Gail St. Clair** USA Needlework Just Imagine Miniatures
Henny Staring-Egberts** Portugal Porcelain www.ceramic-miniatures.com
Penny Thomson* England Figures, Vignettes Penny Thomson Limited www.penny-thomson.co.uk
Jens Torp England Silver Jens Torp Design www.jenstorpdesign.com
Carol Wagner** USA Plants and Flowers carol-wagner.com
Lee-Ann Chellis Wessel** USA Pottery and Porcelain Demi Tasse Miniatures leeannchelliswessel.com
Dustin White USA Structures www.historicdollhouses.com
Shirley Whitworth Bertram** USA Figures. Clothing, Accessories
Geoffrey Wonnacott** England Furniture www.geoffrey.wonnacott.org
Michael Yurkovic* USA Furniture, Vignettes Atomic Miniature www.atomicminiature.com

Miniature Masterworks Schedule

Friday, September 15 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Preview events (Details and ticket info soon!)
Saturday, September 16 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Museum open to the public
Miniature Masterworks open to the public
(free with $5 museum admission)
Sunday, September 17 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Museum open to the public
Miniature Masterworks open to the public
(free with $5 museum admission)

Ticket Sales

Artist and Patron Benefit Party

Friday, September 15, 2017 | 5 - 6 PM

Join Miniature Masterworks artists, and IGMA and T/m board and staff members for champagne and hors d’oeuvres to kick off the weekend. Attendees will get a first-look at the works entered for the Barbara Marshall Award for Artistic Achievement before the announcement of the winners.

Artist and Patron Benefit Party tickets include admission to the party, one of the first 30 places in line for the Miniature Masterworks Preview and Sale from 6-9PM on Friday, September 15, and admission to the museum on Friday, September 15, and Miniature Masterworks on Saturday, September 16, and Sunday, September 17.

Tickets are available on a first-come, first served basis and are limited to 2 per person. Packets can be picked up from 10AM-3:30PM on Friday, September 15. Funds benefit the International Guild of Miniature Artisans:

  • BENEFACTOR | $500+ ($425+ is tax deductible) | 10 tickets available
    Tickets will be numbered in order of donation amount.
  • PATRON | $250 ($175 is tax deductible) | 20 tickets available
    Tickets will be numbered in order of date and time of purchase.

Tickets will go on sale Monday, May 15 at 12PM CST by calling Althea Crome at (812) 330-8823 or emailing altheacr@gmail.com. Ticket sales are non-refundable.

Miniature Masterworks Preview and Sale

Friday, September 15, 2017 | 6 - 9 PM

Be one of the first to view and purchase work made exclusively for Miniature Masterworks. Miniature Masterworks Preview and Sale tickets include the preview, and admission to the museum on Friday, September 15, and Miniature Masterworks on Saturday, September 16, and Sunday, September 17.

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis and are limited to 4 tickets per person. Packets can be picked up from 10AM-3:30PM on Friday, September 15 at T/m. Tickets holders may arrive at 5:30PM to collect their packets and find their place in line. Line placement is based on the level of ticket purchased. Funds benefit the International Guild of Miniature Artisans:

  • PLATINUM | $125 ($115 is tax deductible) | Numbers 1-50 in line
  • GOLD | $100 ($90 is tax deductible) | Numbers 51-100 in line
  • SILVER | $75 ($65 is tax deductible) | Numbers 101-150 in line
  • BRONZE | $50 ($40 is tax deductible) | Numbers 151-200 in line

Tickets will go on sale Monday, May 15 at 12PM CST by calling Althea Crome at (812) 330-8823 or emailing altheacr@gmail.com. Ticket sales are non-refundable.

Miniature Masterworks

Saturday, September 16, 2017 and Sunday, September 17, 2017 | 10 AM - 4 PM

Presented in partnership with the International Guild of Miniature Artisans, Miniature Masterworks is a three-day event at The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures featuring fine-scale miniature artists showcasing and selling their work. Attendees will be able to tour the museum’s collection of fine-scale miniatures, meet the artists, attend gallery talks and programs, and view the works presented with the Barbara Marshall Award for Artistic Achievement.

Miniature Masterworks is included with museum admission. Admission can be purchased at the museum the day of the event. Admission is $5 for ages 5 and up, free for ages 4 and under, museum members, UMKC faculty, staff, and students, and active duty military and their families.

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Travel Information

Hotel Accommodation

The following document contains a selection of hotels located near The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures (T/m). Please note that several of the suggested accommodations provide complimentary shuttle service within a 3-5-mile radius of the hotel, which includes the museum. Artists must make their own accommodation and transportation arrangements for Miniature Masterworks. Rates listed are current estimates. Please check the hotel website and hotel deal sights for current rates.

Hotel Accommodations (pdf)

Transportation

Kansas City’s central location makes it easily accessible by interstates and highways, as well as a quick flight from just about anywhere across the nation. Click on the following link for more information.

Transportation (pdf)

Kansas City Attractions

Kansas City’s central location makes it easily accessible by interstates and highways, as well as a quick flight from just about anywhere across the nation. Below are several attractions in Kansas City that may be of interest and/or are in close proximity to The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures. Additional information about these attractions, and much more, can be found at visitkc.com, the website of Kansas City’s visitors’ association. Click on the following link for more information.

Kansas City Attractions (pdf)

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