Ball-Paylore Miniature House Project

The Ball-Paylore Miniature House Project Interview 3 with Michael Yurkovic

May 14, 2021
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Executive Director at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, Lisa Hastreiter-Lamb, interviews Chicago-based miniature artist Michael Yurkovic in his studio via Zoom about progress on the Ball-Paylore Miniature House Project. In this conversation, Lisa and Michael discuss progress on the project– including linear actuators and raising the roof! Watch the interview below. Recorded May…

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The Ball-Paylore Miniature House Project Interview 2 with Michael Yurkovic

April 16, 2021
Michael Yurkovic Interview 2

Executive Director at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, Lisa Hastreiter-Lamb, interviews Chicago-based miniature artist Michael Yurkovic in his studio via Zoom about progress on the Ball-Paylore Miniature House Project. In this conversation, Michael and Lisa discuss this next phase– which is the beginning of the construction of the actual miniature. Recorded March 25,…

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The Ball-Paylore Miniature House Project Interview 1 with Michael Yurkovic

March 16, 2021
BPMHP Interview 1 with Michael Yurkovic

Executive Director at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, Lisa Hastreiter-Lamb, interviews Chicago-based miniature artist Michael Yurkovic via Zoom about Phase 1 of the Ball-Paylore Miniature House Project. In their candid conversation they discuss first steps, overcoming challenges, translating building materials in miniature, Yurkovic’s influences, capturing the essence of a real time or place,…

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The Ball-Paylore Miniature House Project Phase 1

February 1, 2021
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The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures checks in with miniature artist Michael Yurkovic with some questions about Phase 1 of constructing the half-inch scale replica of the Historic Ball-Paylore House. TMTM: You recently stayed at the Ball-Paylore House when you were doing a site visit. What was your impression of the house? Michael Yurkovic:…

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