Santa's world travels
- Maruri makes it real. Rudzinski, Laura // Figurines & Collectibles;July/Aug96, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p32
Comments on the verisimilitude of Maruri porcelain figures to the animals they represent while presenting information on the operations of the Maruri Studio. Description of Maruri figurines.
- Wild art. // National Parks;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 67 Issue 7/8, p49
Announces that porcelain collectible figurines company Maruri Studios has created its National Parks Collection, which is designed to benefit the National Parks and Conservation Association. Collection of hand-painted porcelain statuettes which represent wild species native to the national parks.
- An American Christmas. Schwartz, Meredith // Gifts & Decorative Accessories;Jan2001, Vol. 102 Issue 1, p181
Focuses on the market status of Christmas decoration and gift manufacturers in the United States. Trends in holiday collectibles and interior decorations; Description of several Christmas products.
- Holiday decorations training: Picasso had it right. Hogan, Curtis // Landscape & Irrigation;Oct2004, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p32
Discusses holiday decorations training at Christmas Decor. Sales staff's need for knowledge of the Christmas decorating business, including installation; Importance of a thorough understanding of decorative design and installation capabilities; Key training subjects for crews; Crew supervisors'...
- Joseph K. & Company, LLC. Maneja-Andres, Anna T. // Souvenirs, Gifts, & Novelties;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p129
The article features Joseph K. & Co. LLC which specializes in designing, manufacturing, and distributing custom lines of souvenir and themed ornaments for resort and tourist destinations. Initially, the company developed Hawaiian-themed Christmas ornaments for the local and tourist industry of...
- IN THE STUDIO WITH Joyce Byers. ELLIOT, SUSAN K. // Treasures;Sep2012, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p52
An interview is presented with artist Joyce Byers, founder of the company Byers' Choice Ltd., which creates Victorian-style figurines of carolers for use as holiday decorations. She discusses designing and producing prototypes for her firm's figurines using paper, clay, wire, paint, and fabrics....
- Eras past inspire holiday collectibles. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories;Jun94, Vol. 95 Issue 6, Collectibles Report p14
Features holiday collectibles with a history.
- Figuring teddy. // Teddy Bear & Friends;Sep/Oct97, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p57
Covers several figurine teddy bears from National Parks Collection, Lang and Wise, Boehm Porcelain and others. Features of the figurines; Where collectible figurine market get their idea in making teddy bear figurines.
- Visual hugs. // Teddy Bear & Friends;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p53
Provides information on the teddy bear figurines collection. Features of the Brianna Rose from Jan Hagara; Information on Bearstone Collection from Boyds; Details on the bear collection of Band Creations.