My latest hobby!
always enjoyed collecting tiny treasures. I decided it was time they had a
home of their own.
assembled from a Dura-Craft kit, and it's called the "Sweetheart."
I've worked on it for about 10 hours now, in my spare time. The biggest decision is making up my mind about the wallpaper!
is the first photo, showing what I began with:
Here the walls and
the upper floor have
glued in the kitchen and bathroom floors,
close-up of the bottom floor. The decor of
finished result, September 2001:
(the downstairs view)
I've spent many enjoyable hours on this project. During the week of September 11th, I didn't feel like working on the house at all. By the time two weeks had passed by, I realized that the best thing for me would be to continue on. It really helped somehow, even though I felt a little silly working on such an ordinary thing. I believe it's the "ordinary" things which help to keep us sane!
I put stucco on the sides of the house, and decided to paint the roof and the trim dark green. I call it my "Green Gables Cottage".
re-arranged the living room many times. At the moment it's being decorated
Please email me if you have any questions or comments.
had fun doing further decorating. I added Christmas lights, strung