Category: "Animals"

Laughter is the best medicine

by brae  

This past week, I was waylaid by the plague that's been going around, and it was a doozy!  :\  I've been either on the couch under a blanket or asleep in my bed for days, but I am finally feeling human again.  Jasper has helped by being his amusing… more »

Introducing - Ye Olde Taxidermist

by brae  

Introducing Ye Olde Taxidermist, my entry in the HBS Creatin' Contest 2016.  Some images in this post can be clicked to enlarge. Click here for a complete list of posts on Ye Olde Taxidermist, including how I made things and the materials used. --------… more »

Grover

by brae  

There's a new bird in my collection.  :D  It's becoming rather a zoo around here.  This is Grover, and he is a Great Horned Owl made by tmd_art on eBay. The feathers are so well done and true to life.  Looks like he's found a rather good perch on the… more »

Halloween Eve 2016

by brae  

I have something else planned for a Halloween post, but a recent acquisition calls for its own feature. These adorable bats and tree are the work of Olga Proshina.  One has open wings. The other is wrapped up tight.  :]  Both have super cute… more »

Bird perches

by brae  

I re-purposed two House of Miniatures kits for Clyde and Sam -- a bookstand and pedestal desk.  I've kept the tops for other uses. I finished them in dark walnut with a satin varnish.  Pretty birdies! To make the perches, I used pieces from the old… more »

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