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A curiosity

Day 21-A Curiosity To stimulate your curiosity and mine on this, the 21st day of #summerminifun with our wonderful host @vintagedollhouseshop, let us peel back the layers of time. This keychain depicts an Archaeological Tell; a mound site of many layers ranging from the Paleolithic era at about 16000 years bce through what is called… Continue reading A curiosity

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An Unknown Maker

I do not know who made this table, but I just found a lil wood chip and recognized it as the missing leg! Today is an unknown maker day for #summerminifun with @vintagedollhouseshop (and I guess it’s also leg day over here). I’ll bet someone out there has seen these gams before; do you know… Continue reading An Unknown Maker

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Childhood

Day 17-Childhood “Sittin' in a high chair, big chair, my chairSittin' in a high chair, bang my spoon!Sittin' in a high chair, big chair, my chairSittin' in a high chair, feed me soon!” If this sounds familiar to you, we have a shared childhood memory. The high chair is a new to me piece I… Continue reading Childhood

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Work in Progress

Day 15- Work in Progress Today is work in progress day for #summerminifun hosted by @vintagedollhouseshop 💙 Tedious paint job in progress. Here is one of my current works in progress, which is progressing very slowly because I hadn’t decided to paint it until after I put it together 😅 What have you all been… Continue reading Work in Progress

My Personal Collection

My First Made Dolls

My babes. 🐷 🐈‍⬛ There was also a third bird doll who didn’t make it. Rest in pieces, Henrietta. 🐦 👻 I don’t remember exactly when I made these dolls; somewhere in between high school and Humboldt. That’s a good gap of time so my best guess is a range from 2006-2011. They have been… Continue reading My First Made Dolls

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It’s in Hand

Day 13- It’s in Hand I once worked with an archaeologist who had an one-inch ruler tattooed on one finger, and a centimeter scale on another. Just in case they found something to photograph. We don’t always collect what we find, so that scale comes in handy later. Many minis in hand today for day… Continue reading It’s in Hand

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A Miniature Vacation

Day 12- Vacation Miniature postcards from @winchestermysteryhouse 🏠 Today is vacation day for #summerminifun hosted by @vintagedollhouseshop and while it may be a while before my next vacation, I’ve got some mini souvenirs here now so I can mentally travel back where I’ve been. I bought this miniature postcard pack during a grad school spring… Continue reading A Miniature Vacation