INSIDE THE STUDIO 


RJW Sign

We are pleased to bring you inside our production studio in Bennington, Vermont so you can see what we are currently up to. Photos are updated on a regular basis so visit often! The Production Archive can be found at the bottom of this page. The following photos were taken during production of Fairy Tale Mice:


(Photo above) Mouse heads under construction


(Photo above) Red Riding Hood's tiny basket is hand woven


(Photo above) Each mouse receives her costume details


(Photo above) The hood is tacked in place


(Photo above) A tray of dressed mice await final inspection


(Photo above) Tom Thumb's peasant shoes being sewn


(Photo above) Each tiny shoe is turned inside out


(Photo above) The lacing is threaded through each shoe


(Photo above) Tom's wooden sword is handcrafted


(Photo above) A tray of completed Tom Thumb mice


(Photo above) Each Tom Thumb receives its own wood sword


(Photo above) Gretel's costume is sewn together


(Photo above) A group of Hansel's on a production tray


(Photo above) Various aspects of the Gretel production


(Photo above) Cinderella's lovely silk ballgown is sewn


(Photo above) Several ironing steps are required


(Photo above) This tube wrap helps to tame the drape of the costume


(Photo above) A tray of Cinderellas approach completion


(Photo above) Cinderella's tiny slippers are embellished with crystals


(Photo above) Each mouse receives her crystal tiera


(Photo above) A group of Cinderella mice ready for boxing


(Photo above) Aladdin receives his whiskers


(Photo above) Each mouse is costumed in stages


(Photo above) A tray of molded felt fez's


(Photo above) Each fez is decorated with a tiny felt accent


(Photo above) A tiny metallic tassle is added to each hat


(Photo above) Each shoe is hand trimmed after being sewn


(Photo above) The toes are curled on Aladdin's shoes!


(Photo above) The completed fez's are positioned over one ear


(Photo above) At last, each mouse receives its own magic lamp!


(Photo above) A group of Aladdin's await numbering


(Photo above) The tip is added to the Little Mermaid's tail


(Photo above) Each mouse receives her decorative headpiece of tiny pearls


(Photo above) Pleated fabric is added to the mermaid tail


(Photo above) The mermaid tails are positioned in place


(Photo above) Silver cording and pearls are added at the waistline


(Photo above) Delicate crystal stones are applied to the mermaid costume


(Photo above) A group of Little Mermaid's resting on drydock

PRODUCTION PHOTO ARCHIVE:

Tulip
Wizard of Oz Mice
Scarecrow
Pansy
The Brownie Jockey
Marmalade
Puddles - Springtime Friends Collection
Ivy & Walter - Toddler Bears Series
Spring, Summer, Fall - 4 Seasons Collection
Winter - 4 Seasons Collection
Christopher - Toddler Bear
Woodruff - RJW Classic Teddy
Snowball - Christmas Kitten
Deck The Hall
Hummel Skier
Merry Wanderer
George & Martha - Washington Waltz
Ida & Tom - Mouse Seasons Collection
Flossie & Blackie - Springtime Friends Series
Billy Boy Blue - Mother Goose Series
Little Miss Muffet - Mother Goose Series
Forever - Bride & Groom mice
Isabelle - Toddler Bear
Brownie Scotchman
Little Bo-Peep and Jack & Jill - Mother Goose mice
Toto
Japanese Children
Willoughby - 2012 Christmas Bear
Ginger - 2012 Christmas Mouse
Flora & Simon
Gondolier & Contadina
Benjamin & Colette
Patsy®
Around the World - 2012 RJW Convention
The Queen of Hearts
The Zinnia Fairy
The Brownie Policeman
Baby Grace - Victorian Children series
Little Jack Horner - Mother Goose Mice series
Sugar - The 2011 Christmas Mouse
Wicked Witch of the West
Dorothy
Celebrations! - 2011 RJW Convention
Lavender Fairy
Max & Moritz
The Brownie Canadian
Hazel-nut Fairy
Heather Fairy
Raindrops on Roses UFDC Event
Storyland - 2010 RJW Convention
Red Clover Fairy
The Café Bears
Peter Cottontail
Pine Tree Fairy
Little Tommy Tittlemouse
The Brownie Sailor
Christmas Tree Fairy
Primrose Fairy
Black Magic
Sweet Pea Fairy
Molly & Jack
The Sweet Pea Baby
The Brownie Irishman
The Brownie Indian
Springtime Frolics - 2009 RJW Convention
The Winter Mice - Annamarie & Fritz
The March Hare
Spring Delivery
The Chinaman Brownie
Goldilocks & Baby Bear
Lady Mouse & Gentleman Mouse
Grandfather
Cinderella