As always, some oldies but goodies, special requests, awesome new finds and more.
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First up--we're always looking for quick--but satisfying projects---check out this wonderful putzz foot bridge created by Howard Lamey back in the day.
You can see the pattern, costruction etc. here. Just keep scrolling down the page when you get there.
That's followed by Matthew's charming 2014 Easter village---and finally vintage toys from a previous auction at Croton's own SeriousToyz-- "Peter, the Drumming Rabbit", is from the1950s, made by Marusan (for Cragstan), Japan, 13", tin & fabric, battery operated remote control. The smoking bunny was also made by Marusan. Mama Duck and baby a.k.a. "Worried Mother Duck & Baby", also 1950s, made by TN (Modern Toys), Japan, 11", tin battery operated
Time to make the chickie shack putz! Pattern and more at http://bit.ly/1MMVjPF
And by special request, a very early putz house that has been the subject of much discussion back in the day; more here
A FEW ITEMS IN CASE YOU MISSED THEM:
--DIY BIRD ORNAMENTS, GOLDFINCH, CARDINAL, AND BLUEBIRD; MORE HERE
--FLASHBACK ROADTRIPS, SEPTEMBER 2019 WITH ROB AND MONICA; ST. PATRICK'S CATHEDRAL, MUSIC AND SO MUCH MORE HERE
--NEW OLD STOCK LADYBUG DRESDENS FROM BLUMCHEN; CLICK HERE
SEE THE LAST EDITION OF MORE FABULOUS VITAGE WEBSITES, FINDS, ETC. FROM EVERYTHING CROTON HERE
AND....SOME MORE RECENTLY UNEARTHED BITS & PIECES ABOUT CROTON NOTABLES: PETER STRAUSS, MAX EASTMAN, AND ISADORA DUNCAN HERE
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