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« on: October 30, 2016 08:14:59 PM »

I'm in charge of the Elementary School Halloween Carnival (again) and last year made all the games (Operation was one of them).  So we wanted to make a new game for this year and plus my daughter wanted a Hamster themed birthday party so we went with it.  Randomly found a carnival game online called hamster rumble and thought it was so fun.  But we had to take it a step further and instead of the hamsters just falling in potholes, we made them funny hazards.



Hubby made the board for me and then I painted it.


Shrinky Dink back numbers corresponded to little paddle numbers so kids can't fight about numbers.


Ended up hating the yellow and went for white.  Better, so started painting the hazards.



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Hamster Balls roll around the game board and last one standing is the winner.  Hazards are aliens, poisons, Fluffy the kitty, radioactive spider, black hole, road kill, toilet bowl, and mousetrap.





Was a hit! After last year being so deserted we were swamped this year, so either I did better about advertising or word got around about our awesome games.  I wasn't part of the final total, but heard in passing that it was our best carnival yet.

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« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2016 12:22:25 AM »

This looks like so much fun!  Nicely done  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: October 31, 2016 06:31:50 AM »

THIS IS AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked
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« Reply #3 on: October 31, 2016 07:04:54 AM »

So, so cool!!! I didn't think you could top Operation, but you may have done it! Such an original idea.

Can I hire you to come help with my son's school's Fun Fair?!?!?! Wink
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« Reply #4 on: October 31, 2016 02:36:31 PM »

Soooo creative! Love it!
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« Reply #5 on: October 31, 2016 04:30:12 PM »

So brilliant!!
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« Reply #6 on: October 31, 2016 05:47:01 PM »

That's awesome!  Great job on the painting, and I love all the different hazards!
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« Reply #7 on: November 04, 2016 05:56:24 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2016 04:19:02 PM »

I want to attend all of your parties. You make all the greatest things!
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« Reply #9 on: November 16, 2016 01:02:54 PM »

This is hilarious! What a fabulous game.
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