Thank you for visiting MINIATURE ART! Our business is helping anyone - anywhere - with any budget learn how to create miniature (1:12 scale) porcelain dolls.

Join me online or with one of my many global live classes.

Please remember, this is a TEACHING SITE, rather than a store. New classes & kits are announced thru my newsletter.

DANA - Online since 1999




View photos, commentary and class dolls of the
European Teaching Tour ... click HERE

MERCI - Christmas Tutorial


Dressing Tutorial ....

Kits sold out.



Black/White Series

This series is complete - and final notes and information on putting your doll photo in my upcoming 2018 DOLL BOOK (hard cover) can be found here ...


As part of my scheduling/planner's idea - on improving productivity ... I have updated the ways to keep in touch and contact me. So for all things DANA ....

Email: (answer emails 1x a day - 24 hours)
Alternate email (only check once a week)

Website: (web presence)
Group: - group of miniature doll enthusiasts since 1999
Classroom: - where I teach online classes

My monthly newsletter - for all major new developments, new classes etc

YOUTUBE Free Video's - oldies but goodies:

Twitter - new address coming shortly

MDL Group:


**NEW** and BEST way to be instantly aware of contests, special hints and those very few - and far between things for sale ... my own PERSONAL way to keep you up to date instantly - without having to worry about specific sale days, emails that arrive late and uploading things to the website. A new time saver for me. ALSO a place I am uploading free tutorials and files as a bonus to my customers.

Live Class Schedule

The live class schedule for 2017 (including class photos), can be now seen on our site. All classes are full except for the San Francisco, CA class in September.

Minidoll LIST

There is a daily moderator on the list to inspire you with creating!

(IF you are unfamiliar with how the MDL works ... it is a FREE 18 yo YAHOO group for miniature doll enthusiasts. Click to website, join and enjoy daily hints and tips for creating. We are a kind, caring, sharing group with NO BULLIES! and ONLY doll discussion).

January kicks off 3 weeks with DANA moderating the MDL (

WEEK #1 .... *Finding the SOUL* of your doll in photography ... (including a tutorial on making your own backdrop)!

Ttutorials for the backdrop etc ...

Want more? The minidoll list has been online since 1999, inspiring people to create with any budget. To join the yahoo group ( or visit us on Facebook