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Did you get the license plate of the car that ran over me?

Get the license number!

I finally got to wear the costume I had planned to wear at Sandy Camp.  Things were crazy on movie night and I just did not get around to putting it on.  I dressed as Flo from Progressive insurance who had been run over by a car.  So I have tire tracks up the middle of my body.  So I answered the door for all the Trick or Treaters this Halloween.  I love seeing all the little kids in their costumes.  It was fun being dressed up and seeing their reaction to me too.  One boy said he wanted to come back and get insurance when he was old enough to have a car…  I hope everybody had a safe and fun Halloween.  -K

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A New Costume for the Doctor!

I offered to help my cousin and her husband with their Halloween costumes if need be. They took me up on my offer a couple of weeks ago. Mostly, it was her husband. He loves to have costumes that are more original. A few years back he was Jack in the Box, big round head an’ all. They had a lot of fun visiting all the local fast food places on Halloween. People thought it was funny to see that Jack eating at Burger King and Wendy’s. They said one employee at Jack in the Box walked past him saying “Hi boss.”. Kids really got a kick out of it!

Fast forward to this year.

My cousin’s husband is a doctor, a podiatrist.

I had no idea of what he had in mind, maybe a little sewing? …no?

He brought me a picture of them posing with a guy dressed as the Lamisil Digger! Um, yeah, the toe fungus guy.

I love a challenge, I think.

This is the papier-mache head almost done. I’ve done lots of pinatas in the past. It felt like doing another giant one! I know, I should have taken more pictures along the way.

They both came over yesterday and helped me finish him up.

For the rest of the outfit I sewed sweatpants, a sweatshirt and a tail, all with spots glued on the back. He bought some creepy feet and gloves to wear too.

I love this. So do they. He’s already talking about the next costume!

I’m going to miss this big orange head taking up all that room on my dining table.

–  Tina

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Coincidence?

Jack thought it was a bit odd that his surgery was scheduled for October 30th….

– Tina

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Sandy Camp XIII is Over!

We survived another year at Sandy Camp.  We had lots of laughs and late nights.  My Bug Demo went well.  Everybody seemed to enjoy it.  Several attendees through the weekend tried their hand at making bugs.  I made more bugs while I was there and gave the other artist that did demos their choice of my bugs as a thank you for their time and effort along with a card.  They liked picking a bug out of the collection.  I really enjoyed the different variations that people came up with of making the legs and antenna.  It was fun!  We had lots of crazy Halloween costumes at our Friday night Trick and Greet movie night.  The room was filled with people enjoying candy and lots of popcorn and the movie “Young Frankenstein”.  Now we need to recover for next year…

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Poor ‘Lil Polymer Clay Pumpkin

Boy, talk about a bad day!

I’m not sure if I need to seek help…

I’m having too much fun with these pumpkins. I wonder, how should I carve the real thing for Halloween? So many choices…muahaha…  -T

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Check out Wacky Ink Studio

 

Upscaled Can Lids

Tina and I have a friend who moved away to Kansas City.  Irene does Wacky art that makes you smile.  She is having an event next Saturday for any of you who may be in the KC area.  You must check out the things she has been doing with her art.  She is a fabulous photographer.   I love her cute animals and other wacky creatures she makes.  You can check out Irene Niehorster on facebook.   https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wacky-Ink-Studios/173639582652229 

 -K

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Moving Along Quickly

Wow, it’s almost time for school to start! It’s been such a slow drawn out torture…I mean, such a short summer with the kids! Does it have to end so soon? Before you know it, we’ll be decorating for Halloween!

I can hardly wait!  – T

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