Artist: Bill Helmer, IGMA Fellow


IGMA Fellow Bill Helmer Display

These are the items that were judged by the IGMA committee for Bill's Fellow Designation.  They are in my (Carla's) personal collection because I love each one of them!!  They also represent the variety of items Bill creates & the fine detail he turns into each item.  These items were featured in the May 2010 issue of Miniature Collector. 

Check out the cool article on Bill in the April 2011 issue of American Miniaturist.  Maybe you own one of the items shown :-)!

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IGMA 1" Scale Amber Mortar & Pestle-$25.50 USD

Bill has turned the Mortar of this out of a piece of genuine Baltic Amber.  The pestle is turned from a piece of ancient mammoth ivory.  

The mortar is 5/32" tall X 3/16" wide.  The pestle is 7/32" long X 1/16" wide.

We offer FREE shipping & handling on all items shipped 1st Class Domestic.  International is $4.00 for the 1st item w/additional items free.  Import duties, taxes & charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges.  These are the buyer's responsibility.  Please check with your country's customs office to determine what the additional cost will be prior to bidding/buying. 

Check out our Ebay listings & our Etsy Shop for items for sale!

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IGMA Fellow Genuine Ivory Box - $27.50 USD

This little box was lathe turned out of genuine ivory.  The lid does come off.

It is 5/16" tall X 3/8" wide.  It has an inside depth of 5/32" & an opening of 1/4".

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This elephant Ivory box can NOT be shipped outside the United States.

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BH Handcrafted Lathe Turnings SOLD on Ebay

These items were SOLD on Ebay .  This grouping contains two Mammoth Ivory items which can no longer be sold on Ebay.  We now list all Elephant & Mammoth Ivory turnings on Etsy.  The egg display is Bakelite & the other 2 items are genuine Baltic Amber. 

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1:12 Mammoth Ivory Nest & Eggs - SOLD!

Bill has created this wonderful egg display out of Ancient Mammoth Ivory.  The ivory appears to have gone through a fire probably thousands of years ago.  He has placed little mammoth eggs in the nest.  

The nest measures 7/32” tall X 11/16” wide. 
The eggs are 3/5” long X 1/8” wide.

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IGMA 1:12 Scale Sky Blue Acrylic Vase-SOLD!

Per Bill: This piece is made from material I drilled for another project.  I thought it's too pretty to waste so whomever gets this will see the fun way I made this piece usuable. 

Per Carla: Bill has created this out of a beautiful piece of blue acrylic.  Look at the bottom when you get this & you can see what he is talking about.  I love the colors in this vase!!  In real-life this would be 9" tall X 6" wide. 

Height/Width:  3/4 of an Inch tall X 1/2 of an Inch Wide.

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We offer FREE shipping & handling on all items shipped 1st Class Domestic Etsy & Ebay.  1st Class International is $2.00 for the 1st item w/additional items free. 

 

 

 




1:12 Scale Snakewood Vase - SOLD!

Per Bill:  Again why I love wood!!  This piece looks like it should be the skin of a large jungle cat rather than a snake then again I don’t know much about snakes.  What I do know is that the pattern looks awesome on this vase!!
Per Carla:  Bill has turned this tall, sleek vase out of a piece of snakewood which is native to British Guyana and South America.  The colors & pattern in this wood is wonderful. 

Height/Width: 31/32 of an Inch tall X 13/32 of an Inch Wide.

We offer FREE shipping & handling on all items shipped 1st Class Domestic.  International is $4.00 for the 1st item w/additional items free.  Import duties, taxes & charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges.  These are the buyer's responsibility.  Please check with your country's customs office to determine what the additional cost will be prior to bidding/buying. 

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1:48 or 1:24 Scale Scepter or Cane USD $28.50

Bill turned this scepter out of Ancient Mammoth Ivory.  He inset a cabochon of genuine Baltic Amber. 
In 1/2" scale it would be 18 inches long which is perfect for a King or Queen.  In 1/4" scale it could be used as a walking stick!  I think it would look awesome just leaned up in a corner of your doll house. 

It is 3/4” long X 1/8” wide. 

Check out our Ebay listings & our Etsy Shop for other items for sale!

We offer FREE shipping & handling on all items shipped 1st Class Domestic.  International is $4.00 for the 1st item w/additional items free.  Import duties, taxes & charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges.  These are the buyer's responsibility.  Please check with your country's customs office to determine what the additional cost will be prior to bidding/buying. 

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Artist: Bill Helmer, IGMA Fellow