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Topic: Here are the Inchie Shacks from my Gold Mine Cake  (Read 1399 times)
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« on: September 07, 2009 02:21:40 PM »

Thanks to Lovesclutter for the pattern... I was inspired to make these 3 shacks.They are on poster  board, painted with markers and watercolors. The doors and windows are on the front only. I clipped the edges of the roofs, and used a piece of toothpicks for the chimney. The other items are just other little props I made.Gold Bags, a fire, some tools. Thanks Lovesclutter!  Wink K
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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2009 04:51:37 AM »

Those are adorable!   And the extra props are awesome -- the fire looks toasty warm.  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2009 11:45:30 AM »

Thank You So Much! I never made anything this tiny before, except earrings! The tools were made out of posterboard and twigs, from unprocessed Oregano. I had to keep the cake food-hygenic. The other pieces are : Gold Bags... little circles with popcorn kernels inside, tied with embroidery thread. Fire: WASHED pebbles from the bag in the gardening stuff, more Oregano twigs, glued to sandpaper, with vinyl pieces for flames, and a bottom covering of laminating film, also for sanitary purposes. I gave a couple of these items away, and kept most.
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« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2009 06:34:45 AM »

I love all the dtails you gave them, the roof edges, the chimneys, everything.
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« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2009 06:42:58 AM »

  Thank You so much! The roof edges were just clipped, and I used a lot water-down paint to curl them up. I never made anything like it before!
The details were sharpie markers and watercolor paint. The chimneys were
just square kitchen matchsticks!
 It's great to see them appreciated!
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