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    Last week, Trout shared a unique way to display birdhouses. It was so cute, I just had to copy/change this idea.

    I have been painting a snowmen puzzle, so I thought that a 3-D snowman would be cute. One just didn't look right next to the birdhouse, so I soon created a family.

    The bird house & birds are from Diana Thompson patterns. The snowmen, I created from free clipart. The ribbon, bow & presents were purchased from a craft store.

    Here is my winter birdhouse:
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    Website:
    www.wix.com/tangowooddesign/home-page
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  • #2
    Now that is very original. I really like it. Thanks for sharing it with us.
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    DW
    Life is hard. It is even harder when you are being stupid.
    John Wayne

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    • #3
      Very nice decoration.
      God Bless! Spirithorse

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      • #4
        That looks great! I like the idea, very much! Well done...
        Frieke
        www.friewoodart.webs.com

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        Don't let the pain of your past and the fear of your future ruin the happiness of your present.

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        • #5
          Nicely done!
          "Still Montana Mike"

          "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
          Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC

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          • #6
            That is really cute.
            Linda

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            • #7
              your bird house looks great with the snowmen....I love the paint job on the house...

              Trout
              Hawk G-4 Jetcraft
              Fish are food, not friends!

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              • #8
                I like it a lot. Very nicely done.

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                • #9
                  Now isn't that just the cutest thing! How tall is it?
                  Tammy

                  Pressure makes diamonds

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                  • #10
                    That came out BRILLIANT.

                    It's all fun
                    Terry
                    Craftsman 18"
                    Delta 46-460 lathe
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                    • #11
                      Thanks everyone for the kind words.

                      Tammy - the total height is a little over 6 inches. The tallest snowman is 2 1/4 inches.
                      Website:
                      www.wix.com/tangowooddesign/home-page
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                      • #12
                        wow, you did really well.
                        Pacifism is great, as long as everyone is participating.



                        StephenD


                        The Southern Arizona Woodturners Association
                        Desert Woodcrafters
                        Grandpa for the 7 most amazing children.

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                        • #13
                          Just too cute ! I love it !

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                          • #14
                            Adorable! Sure makes me wish I could paint. I love seeing all these different ways of using Diana's birdhouse patterns. I'm betting she does too!

                            Lou
                            www.woodbylouise.ca

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