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« on: June 12, 2010 08:13:03 AM »

I've been wanting to try making a little curio cabinet for a while, so when I saw this box I thought it was perfect for housing a few insect specimens.

All the insects were created from bits and bobs I liked the look of and so have collected and stashed in jars and drawers. It's nice to finally use some of them, and they were so much fun to make! Cheesy





I gave them all Latin names based on what they looked like/were made of


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« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2010 08:18:56 AM »

i love this!  you do such lovely work.  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2010 08:23:25 AM »

oh my goodness, this is AMAZING!  what a great idea!  THIS ROCKS
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« Reply #3 on: June 12, 2010 08:28:43 AM »

Oh wow, I neeeeed one of these for my room! Beautiful job!
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« Reply #4 on: June 12, 2010 08:32:17 AM »

So cool, you have the most amazing stuff in your drawers....I only have underwear in mine.  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: June 12, 2010 08:33:23 AM »

Beautiful Phizzy!!!
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« Reply #6 on: June 12, 2010 08:37:45 AM »

Wow!!! Very cool. My favorite "insect" is the Dominatrix Domino Bug! LOL! (I have a stash of old dominoes & now you got my creative juices are flowing!)

This is very clever & so much fun to look at. Thanks for showing it to us!

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« Reply #7 on: June 12, 2010 08:38:56 AM »

This is amazing Phiz! Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: June 12, 2010 09:05:29 AM »

I love it, Phizz! It's so interesting to look at. The fake Latin names are great.
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« Reply #9 on: June 12, 2010 10:13:22 AM »

ugh must have! So awesome as usual! Great job  Cheesy
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