NAME Day 2017

Welcome to the A-1 website!

A-1 is part of the National Association of Miniature Enthusiasts (N.A.M.E.), a nationwide educational, nonprofit organization that is open to all and has as its mission statement  “. . . to promote miniatures through education, collecting, and building friendships and skills through the sharing of experience and ideas.” Our motto is “Only through sharing can we really enjoy our treasures!” 


NAME Day 2017; Alician talking with Lynn

Our region is comprised of miniature collectors and crafters from Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin and Illinois. We are five states connected by the Mississippi River with members connected by our love for all things small.

Please enjoy what our region has to offer: museums, clubs, events, shops, pictures, and projects.