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Etsy Finds


This is Etsy Cabinet of Curiosities Group.  If you like unusual  art,  handmade jewelry or vintage items you are going to love it! http://team.etsy.com/viewteam.php?id=411 Have fun shopping or “fake shopping” as I do!  :)  Frida Kahlo mirror from http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=21940933 Ring from : same as above Real seaweed pressing: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=21579342 same seller as above jointed paper doll from : http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25468016 vintage dress for $35.00 here: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=18112260 whirlygig necklace made from a real whirlygig!  (mapleseed) http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=21604329 sterling silver heart : same seller as above Sticking Together- fine art photography signed on archival paper: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=8552962  handmade ceramic “Bobo” figurine: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25172940 The Spoon-Eared Child $10 for this print. http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=17917334 A Butterfly’s Secret- necklace for $20.00 from here: http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25568522 pocket mirror made from vintage French Vet ad.  $7.00 http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=22475507 Vision in a Bathtub http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=24286836 Original collage entitled She Was Trained Well- I love it!   $48.00 http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=25595752 A Simple Friendship Love this one too!  Last 3 from same seller $14.75 Cat Twins- same seller again $14.50- Reminds me of me and my sister Angie.  Why?  Because we used to dress a like when we …

artist Camille Allen


I love miniatures.  I love looking into dollhouses and seeing teeny tiny things.  I am a nurse but originally went for dental hygiene.  As odd as it may seem, I wanted to be a dental hygienist so I could work with those tools in a small space  like the mouth.  I’ve asked my dentist for old scalers so I can have them at home.  (Tim uses them for sculpting).  They were sterilized, by the way!  I have one in the junk drawer and I love having to take it out because I need to get into some tiny area or crevice.  Another odd thing is that I have had dreams since as far back as I can remember and still to this day about having miniature people and animals.  I liked Gulliver’s Travels and The Indian in the Cupboard very much.  I also love detail.  I love Alice in Wonderland because there was so much to look at and think about.  This artist, Camille Allen, sculpts these teeny tiny baby “dolls” which, to me, are …