Monday, December 20, 2010

Crafty Christmas II

I've been building houses again. Into the Christmas baskets they will go, so advert your eyes family members! I'm thinking about doing a series of mid-century modern ceramic houses next..... I'm calling my series, "Welcome to DeluxeVille"....of course. :-) I'll let you all know when that happens....hmmm I think I smell a DeluxeVille giveaway idea!!

It's house time
"The people living in the valley always had the strange feeling they were being watched!"

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The lights are on, but no one's home!

luminary houses for Christmas presents

I opted for plain colorful houses because I just didn't have the time to create intricate designs like my Starry Starry Night house. The house's shapes are all based on the same template, but I changed them up a little to make them each a bit different. I was working on a limited time frame. Next year I will have to start my Christmas crafting earlier!

14 comments:

  1. aww, how cute are they?! I love your kitty on the stairs, protecting the town below! :)

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  2. You are so talented!They are gorgeous & they look fantastic with the candle light in them ,what a great gift idea:)
    I especially like the one with the little cat by the front door.

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  3. You're so talented, Mary! I dropped my teeth when I saw the Starry, Starry Night house!! I'll keep a close lookout for the DeluxeVille series :) Hope you have a happy holiday, hon!

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  4. Thanks everyone!

    Big Mama...I can't surf! The Sgt does, maybe he'll teach me someday?

    Happy Holidays Everyone! Thanks for reading!

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  5. Wonderful!! You are something else!
    Lacy

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  6. Three weeks off for vacation right now cannot be beat!
    Cool pictures. So sad that one day the beautiful Deluxeville will be someone else's home.
    I really like the brick house as well as the house one step above. Reminds me of the Forchino art seriies of vintage cars. Whimsical and lotsa fun!

    Touchofevil!

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  7. Surfing! Well, when in Jersey one GTLs...? Haha! I day trip to Classis Asbury Park ... a walk on the boardwalk. and some surfing lessons in the waves!


    At the same time, the Bachellorcave will start to be transformed into a home for the two of us.... ToE... no worries, the best is yet to come.

    Stay tuned!

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  8. Delightful. Your blog is a feast for the eyes. So colorful. Merry Christmas to you and yours. Sandy

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  9. They look even better "en masse"... a little village of cute houses! Good work.

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  10. Those are amazing! The villagers must stay inside from the Cat that ate Deluxeville! Merry Christmas! Zootsuitmama

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