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The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
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Simulating the appearance of clear window glass on plastic or die-cast models using either white glue or a special fluid.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1995 (v.85#11) pg. 60

Miniature stained glass window is made from thin Plexiglas and glass stains.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1982 (v.13#7) pg. 102, 105

Tip shows how to add cobwebs to the pane of a miniature window.
DOLLHOUSE MINIATURES Jul 1998 (v.28#7) pg. 72

Tip suggests using acetate from window envelopes to make "glass" for miniature windows.
DOLLHOUSE MINIATURES Nov 1998 (v.28#11) pg. 73

Tip on using 3-D photos to give the illusion of depth to a scene outside of a dollhouse or roombox window.
DOLLHOUSE MINIATURES Jan 1999 (v.29#1) pg. 73

Tip on making real glass windows cut from microscope specimen slides.
FINESCALE MODELER Feb 1995 (v.13#2) pg. 8

Reflecting on the windows. Part 1. An architect looks at window construction, operation and style.
NUTSHELL NEWS Jul 1990 (v.20#7) pg. 26

Reflecting on the windows. Part 2. Looks at shapes, sizes, placement, and building your own.
NUTSHELL NEWS Aug 1990 (v.20#8) pg. 30

Reflecting on the windows. Part 3. Bays, dormers, leaded glass, basement windows, and screens.
NUTSHELL NEWS Nov 1990 (v.20#11) pg. 40

Reflecting on the windows. Part 4. Shutters can add authenticity to your dollhouse.
NUTSHELL NEWS Dec 1990 (v.20#12) pg. 36

Tip on making round gable windows from plastic sewing thread spools.
NUTSHELL NEWS Dec 1990 (v.20#12) pg. 119

The architect's angle. Reflecting on the windows. Part 5. Authentic interior finishing options.
NUTSHELL NEWS Feb 1991 (v.21#2) pg. 35

Tip on applying "rain drops" to model windows using a glue mixture.
NUTSHELL NEWS Apr 1994 (v.24#4) pg. 106

Tip on making detachable curtain rods for model house windows.
NUTSHELL NEWS May 1994 (v.24#5) pg. 103

Tip on simulating windows in a roombox without cutting holes in the walls.
NUTSHELL NEWS Nov 1994 (v.24#11) pg. 121

Tip shows how to make miniature window frames from plastic fruit baskets.
NUTSHELL NEWS Mar 1996 (v.26#3) pg. 73

Adding a bay window to a doll house.
NUTSHELL NEWS Jun 1996 (v.26#6) pg. 20