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Just finished this house yesterday. Yes, another stone texture. I made this one the same time I made the Christmas Farmhouse using the exact same pattern. As you have noticed, I am more comfortable with these colors as opposed to the bright Christmas colors.

I am very happy with it except for the tree. I made the tree and stained it with some spray stains I have, but the color is not to my liking. Plus it is hard to glue bats on a bottle brush tree. I will probably try to make some polymer clay bats and see if that works better.

I wrote a fairly detailed blog post on making it if you want to read about it on my blog - https://paperglitterglue.com/cool-hallo ... ock-house/

Lucy


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