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Easter Dinner In The Dollhouse

A Strong Family Has Well Worn Seats At The Dinner Table Where will your dollhouse family be this year come April 21st? If they’re gathering around your mini dining room table, a hyper-realistic Easter dinner will set the scene for … Continue reading

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Chestnuts In A… Popcorn Popper?

“There is probably a smell of roasted chestnuts and other good comfortable things all the time, for we are telling Winter Stories – Ghost Stories, or more shame for us – round the Christmas fire; and we have never stirred, … Continue reading

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Cover & Feature Article in Artisans In Miniature iMag!

Cover To Cover, It’s Magic In Miniature! Exciting news! Artisans In Miniature “Harvest & Halloween” iMag issue 68 is out and guess who has the cover and a feature article? As always the entire issue of the iMag is beautifully … Continue reading

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Introducing Dracula’s Pastry Cupboard©, the 2018 edition of the Crown Jewel Miniatures Annual Halloween series!

Dracula’s Pastry Cupboard© is the eighth in the series, as shown in Issue #68 of Artisans In Miniature. This is a one of a kind and is now available via my Etsy shop just in time for the Halloween holiday. … Continue reading

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My 2018 Custom Order List Is Closed

Closing The 2018 Custom Order List Early Due to family commitments, my custom order list is now closed for the year, effective immediately. Typically the list is open from January through October but this year I need to cut it … Continue reading

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Rooting For Karen Fuller of K&J Metalworks

Sometimes it’s not about the miniatures, it’s about being a miniature family. Sometimes we need someone simply to be there. Not to fix or do anything in particular. Just to let us know we are supported and cared for. Over … Continue reading

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Losing Miniature Collector Magazine

Farewell Miniature Collector Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess what is seen during the moment. Miniature Collector was poetry in small scale and to coin one of their featured titles, … Continue reading

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My Custom Order List

Happy Autumn Mini Friends! The leaves have just begun to turn here in New England and though the days are still very warm, I’m looking forward to crisp air and a breathtaking kaleidoscope of autumn color, fall is gorgeous! If … Continue reading

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2017 Annual Halloween Collectible by IGMA Artisan Robin Brady-Boxwell

Introducing “Trick Or Treat – Sweet To Eat” Do you dare to ring the doorbell? It’s a full moon. You’re on a dirt road, hungry and tired and you take a turn down a dark, deserted path. Up ahead you … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures Featured in October 2017 Issue of Dolls House & Miniature Scene!

A Feature in Dolls House & Miniature Scene Magazine! More exciting news in the land of Lillput! Last year I was contacted by the very talented Karon Cunningham and invited to participate in a feature article in Dolls House & … Continue reading

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Going… going… SOLD to the mini collector at the 2017 IGMA Guild Show!

2017 IGMA Guild Show Auction Attending the IGMA Guild Show this year? Be sure to check out the auction which will include 3 pieces of my art! Each bid helps to support the International Guild of Miniature Artisans in its … Continue reading

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2016 Annual Halloween Collectible by IGMA Artisan Robin Brady-Boxwell

“Trick or Treat!” It’s that time of year again and my 2016 Annual Halloween Collectible will create an instant party scene in your dollhouse! This “Trick or Treat” dessert table is crammed with a huge array of festive fun. Petits … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures takes part in the 2016 IGMA Guild Show drawing!

IGMA Guild Show “Elements of Style” Bakery Clock Case Drawing If you’re one of the lucky attendees of this year’s International Guild of Miniature Artisans (IGMA) Guild Show this week at the Glenpointe Marriott in Teaneck, New Jersey (Aug 3-7) … Continue reading

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Macaroni + Cheese = Crown Jewel Miniatures Ultimate Realism!

“It’s diamonds in your pocket one week, macaroni and cheese the next”. -Jolene Blalock Or… if you collect Crown Jewel Miniatures, it’s both! These tiny pans of comfort food are little jewels of ultimate realism for your dollhouse and a … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day Mini Friends!

“Sometimes”, said Pooh, “the smallest things take up the most room in your heart”. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner I’ve been busy whipping up the most delectable little desserts. The Crown Jewel Imaginarium Bakery will offer fancy cookies, … Continue reading

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Double The Pleasure!

I’m in Dolls House World too? While waiting for the glue to dry on my latest project I found myself browsing through the current digital issue of Dolls House World (October 2015) and a little blueberry cake on the cover … Continue reading

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Home Baked Pumpkin Bread!

Peter, Peter, pumpkin eater is a theif! Peter Peter broke into my Imaginarium and tasted my newest batch of pumpkin breads! He sliced the frosted loaves… He tasted my fresh baked pumpkin rolls, still warm from the mini oven! He … Continue reading

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The Dolls House Magazine Cover & Feature!

My First Cover! My art has been featured in magazines, but this is my very first cover! Special thanks to editor Katie Holloway and her very talented team at The Dolls House Magazine for an amazing layout and well written … Continue reading

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Miniature Herb & Garlic Infused Olive Oil

Kitchen Essentials – Salt, Spices & Olive Oil Here is a peek at my latest batch of herb and garlic infused olive oils. Available now in my eBay and Etsy shop, choose between chub or tall with round or square … Continue reading

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A Crown Jewel Miniatures OOAK Exclusive Surprise!

OOAK Ice Cream Holder & Candy Dish! Those of you who read my recent “Birthday party” post know that I promised a one-of-a-kind original surprise and I unwrapped it today in my eBay (ID: Crown_Jewel_Miniatures). My highly realistic ice cream … Continue reading

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IGMA Blog + Crown Jewel Miniatures = Happiness!

“Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner?” http://igma.org/blog Seeing this just made my day!! Many thanks to IGMA for using my art to advertise the 2014 Guild Show dinner!! WOW!! Robin ♥ ©Copyright 2014 Crown Jewel Miniatures. All rights reserved.

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IGMA Artisan Robin Brady-Boxwell

“I am very pleased to announce I am now an IGMA Artisan!” This distinction is such an honor that I keep pinching myself to be sure it’s real. It’s always the things we want most that we’re convinced we’re never … Continue reading

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“Hi, Crown Jewel Miniatures! Do You Have Tutorials?”

“Do you have tutorials?” I get this question a lot but it’s not a simple yes or no answer. 🙂 I have three tutorials in the public sector: – Present cake in the AIM 2010 Advent Calendar – Blueberry buckle … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures Featured in Miniature Collector Magazine!

“We are impressed with your work and want to pursue a feature story if you are available for an exclusive to Miniature Collector.” Upon reading those words in February 2012 I was thunderstruck and elated! “Me? They want… me? My … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures 2103 Annual Halloween Collectible

©Dessert Table At The Witch’s Ball! Count Dracula, dressed in his finest, flashed his pearly fangs and bowed over the gnarled hand of Agatha, the supreme witch of Miniland as he asked for the favor of a dance. His last … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures in Miniature Collector’s November 2013 “Through The Looking Glass”!

“The View Through Alice’s Looking Glass Never Looked So Good!” Imagine my surprise when I opened my November 2013 issue of the venerable Miniature Collector Magazine and found my miniature art in the “Through The Looking Glass” feature! A full … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures On Display In The Christmas In Newport Candlelight House Tour – Newport, R.I.

Crown Jewel Miniatures On Display In The Christmas In Newport Candlelight House Tour – Newport, R.I. Visitors who took part in the 42 Annual Tour of Historic Private Homes, sponsored by Christmas In Newport, were in for a rare treat … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures Is Going To The Ball!

Crown Jewel Miniatures Goes To The Ball! Imagine attending a ball in Newport, RI at the height of the Gilded Age. Dressed in costly attire and swathed in diamonds, you exit the coach and step through magnificent wrought iron doors into … Continue reading

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Who Invited Frankenstorm to Connecticut?

We interrupt your regularly scheduled miniature collecting to bring you Frankenstorm- ATTENTION COLLECTORS: Due to the impending arrival of Frankenstorm aka Sandy, any orders placed after 9PM tonight via my eBay or my Etsy shops will NOT be shipped until … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures Featured In American Miniaturist Magazine!

My First Feature Article!    There is HUGE excitement in the Crown Jewel Miniatures imaginarium today!  For the first time ever my miniature food art is in print as a feature article!  I am thrilled beyond belief and give MEGA THANKS to American … Continue reading

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What’s Cooking In The Crown Jewel Miniatures Imaginarium?

What’s Cooking In The Crown Jewel Miniatures Imaginarium? Pumpkin Soup!      The Crown Jewel Miniatures Imaginarium is always busy!  This realistic pumpkin soup making board will instantly bring all the colors of autumn to your 1″ sale dollhouse.  Two pumpkins have been hollowed out and one … Continue reading

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Closed For Vacation

It’s Vacation Time!          I am on vacation until July 21, 2012. My Etsy shop (CrownJewelMiniatures) is temporarily closed during this time but I’ll be listing new art (like this yummy lasagne & Italian bread combo) when … Continue reading

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More From The Crown Jewel Miniatures Blueberry Buffet Table!

More From The Crown Jewel Miniatures Blueberry Buffet Table! Make a blueberry buckle with Crown Jewel Miniatures! To coincide with my tutorial to make a blueberry buckle in American Miniaturist magazine (July 2012), I’ve been as busy as a bee … Continue reading

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Crown Jewel Miniatures in American Miniaturist Magazine!

American Miniaturist July 2012 Make a blueberry buckle with Crown Jewel Miniatures! Crown Jewel Miniatures Blueberry Buffet! Summer is a great time for berries and I’ve created an all-new tutorial for you! Grab the July 2012 issue of American Miniaturist … Continue reading

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New Custom Orders Temporarily On Hold

Due to my current backlog I’m unable to take on any more custom orders until the end of April 2012. I may be really slow answering emails too because of this. Please be understanding folks. I don’t want to disappoint … Continue reading

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Copycats and Parrots; The Bane of The Miniature Food Artist

Making Dollhouse Miniature Food From Polymer Clay With Crown Jewel Miniatures Copycats and Parrots; The Bane Of The Miniature Food Artist They say imitation is the most sincere form of flattery. Whoever “they” are, they lied. Miniaturists, especially those who … Continue reading

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A Word About My Piping

A Word About My Piping All my marshmallows, meringues, cake lettering, piped frosting, whipped toppings and ice creams are individually hand piped without the use of molds. Very Best, Robin Crown Jewel Miniatures ©Copyright 2012 Crown Jewel Miniatures. All rights … Continue reading

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Meet Chef Ina Coffin© by Crown Jewel Miniatures

eBay ID: Crown_Jewel_Miniatures I’m thrilled to introduce Chef Ina Coffin©, the 2011 edition of the Crown Jewel Miniatures Annual Halloween series! Chef Ina Coffin© is only the second in the series and she is now available via eBay in all … Continue reading

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Store Stock Coming Your Way!!!

eBay ID: Crown_Jewel_Miniatures I’ve recently acquired stock from a brick and mortar dollhouse store that closed when the owner retired and will be listing them during the month of February on eBay (ID: Crown_Jewel_Miniatures). I’ve got all kinds of goodies! … Continue reading

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Silver Elegance Collection by Crown Jewel Miniatures

Introducing Crown Jewel Miniatures Silver Elegance Collection Introducing my new “Silver Elegance Collection”, inspired by the beauty and grace of the Gilded Age. Finely made, a la carte artisan food served on faux silver or gold serving ware. Each piece … Continue reading

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New IGMA Blog!

Calling All Miniaturists and Collectors! The International Guild of Miniature Artisans has just announced it has launched it’s own blog! http://igma.org/blog/ IGMA hopes “to use the blog to keep IGMA members and the miniatures community abreast of IGMA events, and … Continue reading

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A Word About My Trademark

A Word About My Trademark As a miniaturist selling to the public, I have no control over my work being resold by unauthorized retailers (often with a significant markup) without my knowledge. While I appreciate the free exposure, I prefer … Continue reading

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