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    Today, 06:33 AM
    I've been reading a couple witch books in the past few days. I finished The Phyisick Book of Deliverance Dane and am now reading A Discovery of Witches but should be done in a couple of days. Any others that are good but not to "cheeky"? Historically based stuff is more my speed, rather than fantasy/romance that some witch stories might get into. I like imagination, but it needs to be grounded a little. Know what I mean?
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    Today, 06:10 AM
    Seems like the Secret Reaper thing has gotten so big that I may need it's own forum.
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    Today, 06:06 AM
    I'm at the end of my harvest here so I'm just letting the final pumpkins orange up. Thanks for the advice though. I'll keep it in mind next season.
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  • Terra's Avatar
    Today, 05:38 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Other: Tombstone paint question in Halloween Props
    Latex enamel has ingredients in it to make the paint level out more and not leave as many brush strokes plus they are usually gloss/semi gloss. That's not important for making stones so just stick with the cheap exterior flat latex paint.
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    Today, 05:30 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Static: Now I am cracked. in Halloween Props
    Wow, the creativity is off the charts! Amazing results.
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  • GhostTown's Avatar
    Today, 05:02 AM
    I read the book and it was great. The end kind of faded IMO, but up until he came home it was awesome. He was a great man.
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  • GhostTown's Avatar
    Today, 04:48 AM
    We've also been cooking tomato sauce like crazy. Currently near 5 gallons. :eek: I'm about out of freezer space.
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    Today, 04:47 AM
    My count is currently at 14. Two of them cooked down and in the freezer for pumpkin soup (et. all) already as they were a bit soft. I'll cook down any others that show signs of softness. I still have 5 on the vines, though the leaves on my remaining vines are beginning to turn white with mildew. I'm very satisfied. Don't know if I'll do it again next year as the three plants I had took over my flower beds, bushes, and small trees, but it was a great time.
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  • Terra's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:04 PM
    These teaser pictures are killing me. I cannot wait to get my cool gift :) :) :)
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  • Terra's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:41 AM
    I found this neat video showing how the actual one was made:
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  • Terra's Avatar
    Yesterday, 05:29 AM
    That does look like a sea sponge to give that dappled effect. Yes, you can tint Drylok darker. Either just use some black artist's paint or bring it back to the paint counter and ask them to do it.
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  • Terra's Avatar
    08-31-2014, 05:48 AM
    Hello there and welcome to the forum :)
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    08-28-2014, 04:27 AM
    Ah, now I see how those are done. Super impressive and that artistry of the dragon head is amazing as well. Hope you don't mind but I embedded the video for you. You use the filmstrip button in the posting box.
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  • Terra's Avatar
    08-27-2014, 07:23 PM
    Thank you so much. I made him :)
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    08-27-2014, 04:17 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Post YOU as a TOT. in General Halloween
    What an awesome thread and perfect timing. Just had gone through my parents pictures last week and found a picture of a tiny Terra: My mom made this costume. The broom is sewn on the robe and just had to pretend to hold it ;)
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    08-27-2014, 04:11 AM
    Terra added 1 photo(s) to album Miscellaneous Pictures VI
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    08-26-2014, 06:10 PM
    --IMPORTANT-- Before posting any pictures please be sure that any addresses are NOT visible. Either your Reaper's or yours. Blur, block or place a bloody hand over any address before taking a picture and posting it here. :)
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    08-26-2014, 05:11 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Static: Help with headstones? in Halloween Props
    I use the PL300 foam board adhesive for the PVC channels but Glidden Gripper (both sides) for the flat surface of the foam board itself. You see - if there is air then the foam board adhesive would work (great for the PVC channels) but when I used to carve into the flatter sides of the board I would discover that it never dried and gunked up my carving tools. That's why I switched the Glidden Gripper for that area. I just tried sanding the two sides of the board before gluing with Glidden...
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    08-25-2014, 04:44 AM
    Terra posted a visitor message on Monica Gomez's profile
    Hey there and thanks for the request :)
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    08-24-2014, 07:42 PM
    Reapee - your tombstone build scared the hell out of me today. Tried a completely new technique and needed a damn drink afterwards to calm the nerves but thinking it's gonna be great. You are worth it :)
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  • Terra's Avatar
    08-24-2014, 07:20 PM
    This whole thing was a surprise for me but also I must stress that I'm okay with it. It got to be quite the conversation over at Facebook so I crafted this reponse which encapsulates how I'm feeling about the whole thing: https://www.facebook.com/terra.lair/posts/787169324656079 My view of Grandin Road and my version of Beloved: I am not upset but probably not for the reason most would think. Years ago thought long and hard about what it means to hit the 'publish' button for my...
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  • Terra's Avatar
    08-24-2014, 06:09 AM
    If it's not heavy - how about sticking an inflatable underneath it?
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  • Terra's Avatar
    08-23-2014, 04:36 AM
    Thanks all. Love that workshop too. When we told my friends that I was making one of the bedrooms a workshop they were like, "Whaaaa?" Hey, Reapee - did a lot of productive work on your stone so far. Here's a hint for you - your theme for the stone is something I never would have come up with on my own without your 'likes' list ;) Exotic...
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  • Terra's Avatar
    08-22-2014, 06:45 PM
    So, whadda I get when I win?
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  • Terra's Avatar
    08-22-2014, 10:38 AM
    Hee! Thought I'd tease my Reapee here too. Been busy with your gift:
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