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Small Business

Day 23- A small business Today is small business day for #summerminifun hosted by @vintagedollhouseshop ❤️ My little business isn’t completely related to miniatures, but they show up for sale sometimes. I started @archaeochic on eBay a few years ago with no real niche, to sell off a few things I no longer needed. I… Continue reading Small Business

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Summer Reading

Day 22-Summer Reading A petite preserved paper specimen for summer reading day of #summerminifun with @vintagedollhouseshop 📰 This tiny trophy was given to my grandfather in appreciation for helping The Orange County Register Newspaper to implement a new software system back in the 90s. I don’t actually read much of physical newspapers these days, but… Continue reading Summer Reading

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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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Family Reunion

Day 18-Family Reunion Tweed Reed saw the family reunion prompt was coming up for #summerminifun with @vintagedollhouseshop, so he invited his cousin Hunek to come by for a visit. He forgot to mention however, that every dollhouse is closed for renovations, so her accommodations would be less than ideal. Hunek does not mind sleeping on… Continue reading Family Reunion

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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

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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