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The Hammons House

The Hammons House

The beloved Hammons House will be on display at MOHAI at Lake Union Park for the first time! A newly designed case features the home decorated for the holidays shown with a pair of original portraits that also appear inside the house.

The finely crafted Colonial Revival miniature mansion was co-designed by Claire Bagley Hammons, her husband, Frederick Dent Hammons, and architect Joseph S. Coté. It was completed in 1948 and given as a gift to the Seattle Historical Society in 1955, now known as the Museum of History & Industry.

Philadelphia Miniaturia

Philadelphia Miniaturia

The largest miniature show on the East Coast, Philadelphia Miniaturia brings artisans and collectors from around the world together to enjoy a stunning array of fine miniatures. Featuring miniature workshops, an exclusive show preview, live and silent auctions, special exhibits, high tea, door prizes and more!

Philadelphia Miniaturia

Philadelphia Miniaturia

The largest miniature show on the East Coast, Philadelphia Miniaturia brings artisans and collectors from around the world together to enjoy a stunning array of fine miniatures. Featuring miniature workshops, an exclusive show preview, live and silent auctions, special exhibits, high tea, door prizes and more!

Measuring Quinces

It’s a blustery fall day here in Western Washington. A series of storms are moving through this week, which is typical for October here, but the winds are coming a bit earlier than usual, and we still have late-season fruit on the trees.

Dad picked all of Woody’s apples this morning. They’re still a tad under ripe, but wouldn’t have held out in this wind, and they are still delicious. Woody made a beautiful assortment this year, including the biggest that we’ve yet seen from him, which will soon be measured and added to Woody’s 1:12 scale miniature apple set.

But for today, I picked a couple boxes of quinces this morning that are in the process of being measured for miniatures.

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