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Topic: Teeny Tiny Halloween Shriney (x3!)  (Read 902 times)
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« on: September 05, 2018 06:56:28 AM »

It's the most wonderful time of the year: college football, and Halloween crafting. Yay! Today I present to you three adorable mini Halloween shrines from Alpha Stamps. The opening of each one measures just 2" by 2". The tallest one shown below is a little less than 6" tall. So cute! Here's what I did with mine...


The cat. I gotta be honest: I am not a cat lover by any means. However, there was something about this cat that I just couldn't resist. The shrine is constructed similar to the others, so it comes with the 2" by 2" square opening, but I gave my kitty a mouth. And teeth. I cut a piece of shirt cardboard just big enough to attach to the front, and painted a nose and mouth. Once the paint dried, I cut out the interior of the mouth, and it was the perfect size to catch a big ole black rat. The cat looked so happy, that I felt it needed a Halloween party hat.


The sides are orange with polkadots to match his hat. Looks like that rat is trying to escape!


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Can you spot the two tiny black rats?


Thanks for checking them out. There are more photos (and a lot more words) on my blog if you really want to get into it.
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« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2018 07:01:20 AM »

These are so flippin' adorable.  I think the pumpkin patch with the ric-rac trim is my favorite though.  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2018 07:02:36 AM »

Those are absolutely fantastic and this is definitely the most wonderful time of the year!
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« Reply #3 on: September 05, 2018 07:26:27 AM »

Mrfph I love them! Sparkly red twinkle crow eye is my favourite bit, & those chalky feathers. You are so great with details. These rock!
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« Reply #4 on: September 05, 2018 08:19:56 AM »

That cat slays me every time! Excellent trio of bitty shrines...they're going to look fantastic on your mantel in October!
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« Reply #5 on: September 05, 2018 08:55:03 AM »

I love them all!
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« Reply #6 on: September 05, 2018 08:57:44 AM »

Yes! These are fab! I love the cat one with the rat. SO awesome!
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« Reply #7 on: September 05, 2018 10:19:05 AM »

These are wondrous! I especially love how you gave dat kitty a kitty mouf!
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« Reply #8 on: September 05, 2018 12:47:58 PM »

Fang-tabulous trio of Halloween shrines!  I love me some kitties, but I'm going to go with the pumpkin patch as my favorite (Peanuts' Linus will move in while you're asleep, see if he doesn't!)
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« Reply #9 on: September 05, 2018 01:31:16 PM »

 Loving that cat and the rat! They are all great but that one is beyond awesome!!  Grin
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