May 12, 2010

Almost 100 followers! Win a "Little" Something!

Since I'm nearing 100 followers, I guess I'll have a contest.

** Follow me and comment ON THIS POST about a book you're reading, share a line from your latest work in progress, or tell us about your latest mini. Make sure I have a way to contact you via blog, group or email.

* One winner will get a few mini books, journal, and a pencil.

* The 100th winner will receive a mini plant and book set. Yes all prizes are minis. Or if you prefer, I'll send you a (real) paperback mystery to read from my collection in good but used condition. * The 125th person will win a set of mini books and bookends.

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4 comments:

  1. Heather your project sounds great. Love to see it!

    Btw, she posted on the minis entry below, others please post here. :>)

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  2. I so wish I could read for pleasure but don't find the time. However, among my newest minis, I have ordered a set of the Belly Button Babies from Cynthia Howe's website and I have just fired the first batch! And before even successfully completing them, I have ordered the set of yawning babies! Now I am praying I poked the little holes in the arms and legs properly to join them to the bodies and I have refreshed myself on Terri Davis' acrylic painting tutorial on Webshots and gotten her advice via e-mail about how to seal them so I can avoid the very expensive and time-consuming process of china painting and firing in several layers and firings! Wish me luck! It is not as lengthy a process as making a real human baby and seeing all of that through to completion via labor but it is still quite a process and a worry! LOL! Let's hope I can do them well!

    Jody--congrats on your blogging milestone!

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  3. I've just finished reading 'Monster in Miniature by Margaret Grace."There was one strange item that I didn't remember seeing when the room box was at our meetings--an extra workbench against one wall. It seemed to be made from found objects--a plastic holder of some kind, painted (not very well) brown, served as the top of the table and acork from a bottle of wine provided the base."

    I'm working on petitpoint in 56 count. It's a summer scene. I've already done the winter. I haven't decided whether I'll use it in my half scale house or in a half scale needlework shop. It's a change from making flowers, which I do from fimo. To take a rest in between, I've been making braided rugs in halfscale, as it's easier on the eyes!

    I've also been gardening (anyone with a yard, who hasn't!) I've discovered that the roots of wild geranium (which is like a weed here), can be put in glycerine and water to preserve it and it makes wonderful trees or shrubs.

    Jonesy, Victoria, BC

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  4. Pues, en este momento, no estoy leyendo nigún libro.Tengo tres por empezar, pero bueno, no puedo forzar tanto la vista.
    Mis proyectos en mini son unos cuadros a escala 1/12. Me pusé el reto de hacer 10 ó 12, voy por el 8.
    Besitos Carmen

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