Tuesday, December 6, 2011

50 Miniature Christmas Tutorials

I should be doing numerous things to prepare for the holidays — shopping, cleaning, decorating— but instead I am thinking about what fun it would be to try some holiday-themed tutorials! Here are a few links that I have collected:
  1. Bow making Andrea Thieck
  2. Polymer clay candles My Small Obsession
  3. Ham Slices Daniela Nielsen via YouTube
  4. Turkey with garnish Julie Old Crow via The Mini Food Blog
  5. Oranges Angie Scarr
  6. Candy and caning Chrissy via CDHM
  7. AIM 2011 advent calendar (24 projects)
  8. AIM 2010 advent calendar (24 projects)
  9. AIM 2009 advent calendar (24 projects)
  10. Christmas tree Victoria Miniland
  11. Beaded Santa Victoria Minland
  12. Tiny snowman Victoria Miniland
  13. Fire for your fireplace Merry Jingle
  14. Gingerbread Stephanie Kilglast via CDHM
  15. Egg nog Mary Eccher
  16. Christmas pudding Mary Eccher
  17. Christmas punch Mary Eccher
  18. Hedgehog cake Todd Toys and Miniatures.com
  19. Wreath and candles Todd Toys and Miniatures.com
  20. Christmas cake Todd Toys and Miniatures.com
  21. Poinsettia Abby Benner via CDHM
  22. Leg of lamb Linda Cummings via CDHM
  23. Straw ornaments Miniatures & masions de poupées
  24. Mistletoe Miniatures & masions de poupées
  25. Christmas boxes True2Scale
  26. Christmas cactus about.com
  27. Needlepoint stocking about.com
  28. Swedish Christmas Joann Swanson
  29. Cookies Pine Studio
  30. Gingerbread house Pine Studio
  31. Ornaments Smallwood Village
  32. Toys in 1/144 scale Frances Armstrong
  33. Shopping bag and gift box On The Scene
  34. Christmas tree skirt pattern Laurel Wheeler
  35. Ornament box Christine Woolsey
  36. Printable sleigh about.com
  37. Toy soldiers box Natalie Gayle Miniatures
  38. Seashell angel Butterfly Dreams
  39. Printable wrapping paper 1 and 2 Jean Day
  40. Printable nativity scene Jean Day
  41. Printable micro Christmas room Jean Day
  42. Wrapping paper TreeFeathers
  43. Victorian Christmas cards TreeFeathers
  44. Sheet Music TreeFeathers
  45. Ornament boxes TreeFeathers
  46. Gift boxes 1 and 2 TreeFeathers
  47. Gift bags Treefeathers
  48. Tinsel tree Puchicollective
  49. Teapot from polymer clay Christel Jensen via YouTube
  50. Cheesecake Christel Jensen
Additional holiday tutorials shared by readers:
 If you would like to share a link to a holiday tutorial, please leave a comment below.


  1. Thank you so very much for all these exciting tutorials. You're so kind!

  2. Wow! What a great list for future reference. Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to share. I can't wait to try some of them out.

  3. What a wonderful lot of links to work through! Thank you.

    I have done 4 simple projects: one for each Saturday of December if you are interested in adding a link.

  4. How WONDERFUL !!!!! I am sure there are several of those that will help me do something's I want to try. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!

  5. I'm glad you're enjoying the tutorials. There is a lot of talented miniaturists on the web! Thanks, Christine, for sharing your links to your projects. I look forward to more doors opening on the advent calendar!

  6. Thank you for the links! I will definitely check them one by one :D

  7. Carol, what a great idea to share the links! These are links to 2 tutorials on my blog, if you would like to add them to your list: Christmas centerpiece http://scarletsailsminiatures.blogspot.com/2010/12/tutorial-marilees-christmas-centerpiece.html and A House in a Tea cup http://scarletsailsminiatures.blogspot.com/2011/09/tutorial-house-in-teacup.html
    Thank you,

  8. Thanks for all these tutorial! you are very kind! hugs

  9. Gracias Carol, eres muy amable compartiendo todos estos enlaces y dedicando tu tiempo para esta entrada. Los miraré con mucho interes.
    Feliz Navidad

  10. Just took a look at some of these, Carol. You been busy collecting! Thanks for sharing them all!

  11. Thanks for sharing the links, Natalia. These are great!

  12. Thank you Carol!!! This is a very interesting tutorials collection!

  13. A fabulous collection of tutorials, I'll definately be coming back for a more leisurely look once the Christmas rush has subsided.

    I wish you a wonderful holiday season Carol, and all things fabulous for 2012.

  14. Thank you so much for this wonderful presentation bouquet, I was able to draw on a wealth of useful ideas from it.

  15. Thank you very much for the Links

  16. ooh, these are all so tempting. Great you got 'm all together. I've gotta come back on a rainy day cos this time of the year is the most busiest at my work :(

    Thanks for collecting and sharing

  17. Thank you so much for the tutorial list!
    Perfect for my mini x-mas shop
    A big hug,