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Topic: Wee House Craftalong-Ongoing 2011-Forever!  (Read 276317 times)
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« Reply #10 on: August 29, 2011 05:19:01 PM »

Ok. I am going to Michaels soon. Maybe I will make a wee Halloween themed house.
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« Reply #11 on: August 29, 2011 07:34:42 PM »

Oh man!
I bought one of those houses a year ago and it's just been sitting next to my desk waiting for me to be inspired.

This sounds great!
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« Reply #12 on: August 29, 2011 09:11:36 PM »

no micheals hear, but I have a jig saw for cardboard, maybe I can figure something out.
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« Reply #13 on: August 29, 2011 10:32:32 PM »

I've been SO EXCITED about this craftalong. I started on another Michael's house that I'll be posting some pictures of. Woohoo!
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« Reply #14 on: August 30, 2011 09:07:47 AM »

As long as my Michaels has some for cheap (I haven't been there yet to look, but I'll go this soon  Smiley) I don't mind sending houses to anyone that needs them.  I'm in Alberta, Canada.
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« Reply #15 on: August 30, 2011 09:58:25 AM »

This is a really enat idea! Since I just had a baby girl I will seriously think of joinging this craft a long.
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« Reply #16 on: August 30, 2011 10:31:18 AM »

I got my house at Michael's today, with a 40% off coupon it was $5 and some change.

Should I put it together first, then decorate, or is it easier to decorate some things before putting together?
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« Reply #17 on: August 30, 2011 10:48:06 AM »

I usually put it together, then mark where each room is, then take it apart and decorate the separate bits, then put it back together. It may sound like more work but I think it saves a LOT of aggravation in the long run.
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« Reply #18 on: August 30, 2011 10:52:17 AM »

Thanks! I was kinda wondering how I would "wallpaper" it when all put together and have it turn out looking nice.  Cheesy
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« Reply #19 on: August 30, 2011 11:11:08 AM »

I usually put it together, then mark where each room is, then take it apart and decorate the separate bits, then put it back together. It may sound like more work but I think it saves a LOT of aggravation in the long run.

SO agree on this. I put the first one together (one of the castles) with glue and such and then started painting. Terrible idea. It's such a mess!
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