Scavenger Hunt Contest Links

9 wonderful members sent in links for our Trailer Park accessories: Evelyn, Carol B, Hellie, Klara, Sol, Marilyn P, Cathy, Marlene, and Marsha M.

HOW TO Links for creating that special accessory:

1. Picnic Table Directions:

both are full size ones, convertable to miniature:
http://www.sticksite.com/picnic.htm

http://www.bconnex.net/~zirgo/picnic.html

http://mapleleafminiatures.ca/gallery/Tutorials/PicnicTableInstructions/

http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-picnic-table-using-gum-wrappers/
http://tinyurl.com/6qeth4

http://minimaakje.come2me.nl/index.php?id=669382
(scroll down to: 13 picknick tafel. It’s in Dutch but I do think the pictures are clear enough)


2. Food How to:

All American Backyard BBQ by Mary Eccher, may she rest in peace
http://pannikins.homestead.com/backyard_barbecue.html

http://miniatures.about.com/od/miniatureprojects/ss/miniwaffles.htm

http://www.cdhm.org/tutorials/making-a-miniature-cake.html

http://www.cdhm.org/tutorials/learn-to-make-miniature-bread.html

http://www.miniland.ca/SoupPartyClass.html
http://www.miniland.ca/PotatoClass.html
http://www.miniland.ca/CandyAppleClass1.html
http://www.miniland.ca/BraidedBread.html

http://www.miniland.ca/AppleClass.html

Making Peaches  http://www.cdhm.org/tutorials/learn-to-sculpt-miniature-peaches.html
Making Green apples http://www.cdhm.org/tutorials/learn-to-sculpt-miniature-apples.html
Making a cake  http://www.cdhm.org/tutorials/making-a-miniature-cake.html

Hot dogs!

YouTube mini cookie demo

YouTube mini foods - great ideas here (but not a how to)

 

3. Grill & accessories:

http://members.tripod.com/~cwoolse/miniprintables/grill.html

For charcoal, cut of the tip of well burned matches.
bbq utensil kit -http://half-scale-miniatures.com/shop/index.php?cPath=30&main_page=index

Plans for a full size brick grill - could be adapted to mini

http://www.lincolnelectric.com/knowledge/articles/content/bbq.asp

A picnic basket tutorial
http://miniatures.about.com/od/dollhouseminiatures/ss/picnicbskt.htm


4. Apron or Glove accessories:

Kits for making aprons and gloves
http://members.shaw.ca/jeanday3/countrykits4.htm

both are full size ones, convertable to miniature:
http://bethany.preciousinfants.com/2007/09/25/free-apron-pattern.aspx
http://taly.on.neobee.net/tutorial-aprons.htm

Apron and glove http://www.essortment.com/all/miniatureacces_rtte.htm

Make a mini apron - this design could work for a doll
http://www.pumkinlittle.com/Aprontutorial.htm

 

5. Bowl, Cups etc:
http://www.pumkinlittle.com/Aprontutorial.htm

http://miniatures.about.com/od/dollhouseprintables/ig/Printable-Paper-Plates/Dollhouse-Paper-Plates.htm
http://miniatures.about.com/od/dollhouseminiatures/ss/picnicbskt.htm

http://miniatures.about.com/od/dollhouseprintables/ig/Printable-Paper-Plates/
http://printies.homestead.com/page16.html
http://home-and-garden.webshots.com/photo/2600317530034817961VwjhyY
http://www.mysmallobsession.com/miniglasstumblerproject.html
http://www.printmini.com/printables/camping/cooler1.shtml
http://www.printmini.com/printables/camping/index.shtml
http://www.printmini.com/printables/camping/pp.shtml
http://www.printmini.com/printables/camping/tc1.shtml

http://miniatures.about.com/od/miniatureprojects/ig/Beginners-Miniature-Projects/Mini-Patriotic-Paper-Plates.htm

6. OTHER fun items:

Paperplates
http://www.printmini.com/printables/camping/pp.shtml
 
Tablecloth
http://www.printmini.com/printables/camping/pp.shtml
 
Cooler
http://www.printmini.com/printables/camping/pp.shtml


http://manjanelen.nl/workshkiphaan.htm plates bowls and so on Dutch, but lots of pictures
 
http://home-and-garden.webshots.com/photo/2600317530034817961VwjhyY picnic hamper
http://park2.wakwak.com/~pine/studio/index.htm  a lot of food and dishes and so on, it is japanees, but just click on the left side and you wil find the how to's, pictures say enough.
 
http://msf2320.altervista.org/progetti.htm, barbeque, scrol down to find the directions italian,
 
http://www.geocities.com/dollhousedecor/Hammock.html not a picnictable, I know that I have seen one, but can't finf it, but a Hammock gives me the best vacation feeling.
http://minimaakje.come2me.nl/index.php?id=669382 mniature picnictable, dutch, but pictures say enough
http://www.sticksite.com/picnic.htm it's  directions for normal scale, but can easaly be adapted to miniature scale.
 
http://minicase.altervista.org/probott1.htm  sodabottles

http://www.spekbeek.nl/schort.htm  dutch, scroll down to get the pattern of the apron.

 
 
Jungle prints for an underwear tutorial - thought it could be used for fabric?
 
Mini folding chair pattern (no directions):
 
Food:
 
Charcoal briquets - found this tip on a pdf download from Miniature Enthusiasts of Edmonton Club: Save your burnt wooden matches (or buy some to burn on purpose). Cut off the tips after they are well burnt, and you will have some very convincing miniature charcoal briquets for your barbecue.