Monday, November 25, 2019

Hello Followers,

I am writing you to say that I am retiring from this blog thing. 

There are ten years of posts that should keep you busy.

Please, if you do make and sell any of my patterns I would like a mention for 1 inch minis.

I will not be answering any questions or collecting anymore pictures for the Gallery.

Thank You to the over 2000 people that have followed me over the years.  It was truly you that kept this blog going, that's the truth.

Sincerely,
Kris

75 comments:

  1. I am so very sad to see yet another mini blog go, while understanding that life must go on, and things change for everyone. I wish you the best on all your future endeavors. Thank you for everything you have shared with us. Many blessings on you and everyone you love.

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  2. Your mark on the miniatures world will be remembered for years to come. I for one have learned so much from your tutorials. Thank you for sharing your talents with us.

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  3. Thank you so much for all you have shared and best of luck to you in whatever life brings your way! :D

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  4. Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us. I loved your blog and looked forward to each and every tutorial that you shared. You have an amazing talent and you will be missed. Good luck to you in the future and have a blessed retirement.

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  5. Thank you so much for all your tutorials. I still have so many to try. You are so talented and giving - have a wonderful retirement! Meanwhile, on a mini chat, everyone panicked when they heard you were retiring and starting buying your kits on HBS Miniatures. So if you hear from HBS that there has been a run on your kits, that may have been those chat members. :)

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  6. Kris,
    Your tutorials and techniques have inspired and instructed me so many times over the years! I am always delighted by your ingenuity and ability to create amazing things from every day craft supplies. Your monthly tutorials were so much fun to read and imagine doing, and the gift you leave behind in your incredible body of work will continue to encourage countless miniaturists to imagine and try. You are a treasure, an incredibly generous person, and I wish you all the best in the future!
    Jodi

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  7. Thank you for sharing your beautiful work - I just discovered your blog a few weeks ago and hope to try some of your designs and techniques. Every blessing to you in the future.

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  8. Thank you for all of the work you have shared...I learned a lot and you will be missed.

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  9. So sad to see you go, but understand...you will be GREATLY missed!!! Thank you for leaving us such a vast treasure of tutorials!!

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  10. I just found you and now you are leaving. Hope you will be going to youtube.
    Missing you already.
    Scott

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  11. You have inspired me to make my first miniature furniture and I have challenged myself to create more since then. Thank you so much for sharing your knowledge and work. This site will continue to be my to-go site for inspirations and tips. Thank you again and you will be greatly missed.

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  12. Thank you for all the great tutorials and tips :)

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  13. Awe...sad to see you go as your blog brought a bright inspirational spot to my month. Wish you lots of happiness.

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  14. OH NO!!! And I just came back! To honor you and your blog I am going to attempt to make one item a week using one of your tutorials starting at the top and work myself all the way to the bottom and give the items away to my followers once a month. Ten years worth is worth the effort and I applaud you for making that effort to blog all those years. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful talent and inspiration with us. You will be missed.

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  15. OOOPS! I spoke too soon, but I had good intentions. When I started with the first item at the top of the tutorial list I couldn't find the dimensions. Went to next 3 tutorials and couldn't follow so I slowed down and plan to pick out the ones from list that are at my beginners level. Thank you again...

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  16. Your tutorials are excellent and detailed. I always recommend new mini people to come here for excellent and affordable mini projects. I hope you are retiring so that you have time for your own happiness. You have shared so much talent with so many people. Many thanks!

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  17. Thank you, Kris, for all of the wonderful information you've provided to all of us! I wish you the best!

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  18. Thanks for the great tutorials. And Merry Christmas.

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  19. I am so sad to see you go, you are the best tutorial site there is! Thank you so much for all you have taught us. Enjoy the free time you will have now!

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  20. Ooohh no! I will miss the blog but you really have given me more tutorials than I could ever hope to accomplish. The tutorials are fantastic and so are your sofa and chair kits. I've done the Lisa sofa kit and it was delightful! I wish you every success with the kits and anything else you decide to apply your artful hands and creative mind to. Thank you for generously sharing all your knowledge over the years.

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  21. Just now seeing this (Christmas morning) and I am so sad that you have decided to retire it. I do understand though and wish you the best of luck in whatever direction you go. I will be going through all the tutorials and saving them so that if you decide to take it down I can still follow your instructions. Thank you so much for all you have shared in the past. Good luck and Merry Christmas.

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  22. You certainly do deserve a break, Kris. You should be retiring from your blog confident in the extreme contribution you have made to the mini making community. Your posts have given me so much confidence to try things for myself and have enabled me to improve my skill set tremendously over the years I have followed you. I cannot thank you enough for all you have so generously given to all of us. God Bless, Kris! - Marilyn D., New Brunswick, Canada

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  23. just saw this post from you, I am going to miss all your wonderful tutorials. I have been inspired by you talent. Wishing you all the best, and thank you for all you have shared.
    Addie, Brooklyn NY

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  24. oh dear! Just as I discover your blog it ends :(

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  26. Dear Chris. Thank you for sharing your ideas all those years. I have enjoyed your clear explanations and workshops a lot. Thanks again and all the best! We will miss you!

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  27. Hi Chris. Hopefully you are still peeking at the comments! Have you considered combining all your tutorials in a book and selling them either book or download PDF format? Looks like they are all ready pretty much written and setup (enough for us anyway). Since you are no longer making posts I keep thinking one day the site will just disappear before I had a chance to make all the wonderful items you have created. Please consider. Thanks.

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  28. I'm so sorry to see the end of your blog. I learned so much from you and appreciate all the time you have spent helping your fellow miniaturists. Lynn

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  29. Dear Kris. I just looked up your blog because I realized that I haven't seen a post from you in a while. I'm so sad that you decided to retire, but I also think you've done a wonderful job and you deserve a break to pursue your own interests. Thank you ever so much for the wonderful ideas and techniques you've shared with us over the years!

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  30. You are the one who taught me to make miniatures. From what tools to buy (the tilt table saw and Ryobi scroll saw are truly invaluable) to how to make pretty much everything from cardstock and wood glue. You're right...ten years of your tutorials will last the majority of us twenty years. But it still doesn't stop the hurting in our hearts to hear you say good-bye. Know you are loved and missed. Be blessed and take care. Thank you.

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  31. I only found you last year & looked today to see how your project was travelling. Enjoy your retirement, I hope it is everything you want it to be & more. Know that your work was & is beautiful, inspiring & brings smiles to the faces of many. Even tonight, my 25yo son came in while I had your page open & commented on how cool it all was lol. Thank you for sharing your knowledge so freely & for so long. Best wishes. Joanne.

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  32. My hat's off to all the wonderful things you made and shared with us. Wish you the best in future! Stay well and take care of you!
    Everything has it's time - so it's time to say goodbye. With a tear in my eyes.
    Eva from Austria

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  34. Please put all this into a book..... I would love one.
    I just found you and must say you are remarkable! Sad to see you go. I need answers to a couple questions too....

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  35. Hello Kris,

    we wanted to buy one of your kits or donate because we love and appreciate your job in this blog but unfortunately https://www.miniatures.com is not available most of the time so we can't do it.

    Where can we buy them?

    I offer myself to help you with the website if you want to.

    Thank you so much

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  36. Thank you so much for your wonderful tutorials. I have learned so much from you.
    Anita from fabulouslyflawedminiatures.

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  37. Hello Kris. My name is Kristin Günther. I am working for the Edvard Much-museum here in Oslo. We are preparing a children's exhibit which will consist of 5 unique miniature sets. I found your beautiful work as part of research for a minature wicker chair needed for one of these sets. You have made very instructive tutorials, but I would like to know if it is possible to purchase or order a miniture wicker chair from you? I hope you still read the posts here, you are also most welcome to contact me on e-amail kgunther@online.no I hope to hear from you soon. Take care and stay healthy in these days of unrest. Yours sinverely Kristin Günther

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  38. Just found your site, and just starting to make minis. You are right, there are so many wonderful tutorials to go through! But i'm still sorry you won't be making more. Your tutorials are very easy to understand. I can imagine you as an elementary school teacher, being so patient with your explanations! Thank you for making them.

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  40. I just started making my own miniatures. Your blog has been such an inspiration. I was so sad to see that you had retire. Best of luck with your lifes adventures.

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  41. Thanks for the tremendous amount of work it must have taken to create these detailed tutorials. I've made some of your projects, and used your site as research for several more. It is a truly fabulous resource.

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