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PostPosted: Fri Jul 26, 2019 7:42 am 
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update...07-26-2019...

here is house number 13 in the series...see the photo of the house with the first coat of white primer and the free PDF pattern below...a picture of the finished house will be posted in early August...stay tuned...

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howard...


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:30 am 
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update...8-1-2019...

i choose a plum colored sand finish on the 13th house in the ten cent city series...house 14 is in the works...stay tuned...

howard...


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 01, 2019 10:32 am 
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Great job Howard. Love the chimney addition. :)

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This is so nice, Howard. The purple is a delightful surprise.

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Update...8-5-2019...
Thanks to forum member Steve (PutzinVT)...looks like there may be additional houses added to this series...he sent me a photo recently and I’m starting on them today...they will be houses 17 and 18...patterns and phots will follow later...after I post houses 14, 15 and 16...
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Oh, how cool.. More 10 cent city houses.

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update...8-6-2019...

house number 14 in the series is in production...see the picture of the house with an initial coat of primer...the pattern is in the PDF right below the picture...i'll post a picture of the completed house in a week or two...looking at a sorta bright blue sand for the finish...

howard...


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update...8-12-2019...

here is the 14th house in the series...all done up in a pretty blue...the pattern for the 15th house will be posted this weekend or early next week...stay tuned...

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howard...


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Pretty is the right word, love the blue with the white roof.


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