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Topic: Ouija Street - Chunky House Goodness  (Read 27101 times)
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« on: April 13, 2009 10:29:15 PM »

I'm currently participating in round 3 of the Chunky House Swap (http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=297909.0) and decided to make a whole street of houses this round.



I bought this Ouija board for $1 at my beloved Re-Use centre and went to town. I chopped it into 13 rectangles and then embellished each one with a roof, numbered it with the appropriate stamp and decorated them with buttons and other goodies.



Here's some close-up shots...







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« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2009 10:38:51 PM »

All I can say is WOW!!

I love them. I want them. Wish they were heading my way.  Wink
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« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2009 11:38:35 PM »

Amazing!  Brilliant use of a Ouija board. I LOVE the skeletal arms reaching out of the ground!
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« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2009 04:00:58 AM »

I absolutely LOVE these.  What a great idea and the details are terrific!
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« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2009 04:13:48 AM »

Wowza, Knicker! Those are amazing! I'd live on that street anyday.
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« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2009 05:31:04 AM »

what an awesome idea! i love it!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: April 14, 2009 05:37:04 AM »

This is so neat!  I bought a stray Ouija board a few months ago, too, and I just haven't known what to do with it.  Your post is very inspiring (althought I still don't know what to do with it, I do feel less close to re-thrifting it.  Hee).  Great job!
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« Reply #7 on: April 14, 2009 08:28:34 AM »

I'd move into any of these houses in a heartbeat!

It's a fantastic re-use and I love all of the little details, although House no. 6 is my favourite. Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: April 14, 2009 08:35:06 AM »

Thanks everyone. I kinda like my spooky little village.

This is so neat!  I bought a stray Ouija board a few months ago, too, and I just haven't known what to do with it.  Your post is very inspiring (althought I still don't know what to do with it, I do feel less close to re-thrifting it.  Hee).  Great job!

I think if I come across another one I might make a 3-dimensional house.
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« Reply #9 on: April 14, 2009 08:57:59 AM »

These are so fantastically wonderful!   I love the house that says "brick by brick" so cute
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