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Rupert! My little Gargoyle.....


About this design:

Here's my latest addition to my display.....
at least through Halloween....
I was in Oceanside couple of weeks ago, and decided I needed a new attention grabber, and with Halloween on the horizon, I thought he would be perfect....
Rupert, is about 3 feet tall and weighs about 80 pounds.... Eric is wonderful for carrying this around for me.... It's his pride and joy, and usually sits on our patio year round.....
I have a show this weekend and another in two weeks....So far Ruppert has been in two shows and have brought us good luck !!!!

www.violetcollection.etsy.com

Components:

Gargoyle, Halloween Tree, Halloween earring cards, Halloween battery lights, earrings....

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  1. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    He is so cool. I can see the attention he would bring from far away. Your Halloween earring cards are great. Do you also sell the stone specimens on your display?

  2. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Violet, this is totally cool — no matter what the holiday/season!!! Love your display! :D Hugs to you, dear friend! :D

    BTW, I was relieved to see that this wasn’t Eric’s & your new son….. ;) ROTFLOL…..

  3. CAS
    CAS says:

    Awwww … Rupert is adorable … in a spooky gothic way of course. He’s very effective as a display piece, and I’m sure will lead to lots of nice sales.

    Big Chicky Hugs!!!

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Violet this is so cool love Rupert and your display!

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    How cool is that! :-D
    That Eric of yours, what a guy!! If I asked my husband to carry an 80 pound display to a show, he’d think I was crazy! ;-)

  6. Purple Chick aka Violet
    Purple Chick aka Violet says:

    Thank you so much, my friends !!!!
    Rupert has brought lots of attention, from the kids, to adults……
    And I was suprised how many people want to buy him….. but
    he is not for sale…… we love him too much !!!!

    Caryn, yes , we do sell the stone specimens…. we just started doing that a few weeks ago…. I had some that I was using just for displays in my booth… and people wanted to buy them…. so now I have started to sell them… I have several different stones, shperes, and crystals…..
    and….. remember the very large septerian geode that I listed a few months ago…. it sold last weekend !!!!!!

  7. Jade aka Caryn
    Jade aka Caryn says:

    Wow, that is great. I went to a jemshow last weekend and was in love with everything. I never knew how many people had an interest in “stones” like I am.

  8. FaeryGoth Chick
    FaeryGoth Chick says:

    Rupert looks awesome! Love him :-)

  9. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Love Rupert. He’s a cool gargoyle. However, he needs a girl friend…a Gargirl. :D

  10. Dragons Chicky
    Dragons Chicky says:

    Rupert is way cool :)
    My Dragons send thier regards ;) !

  11. Purple Chick aka Violet
    Purple Chick aka Violet says:

    Thank you , all !!!!
    LRC, you are just too funny !!! LOL !!!!!!
    Dragon Chicky…. Rupert loves dragons, and he says to tell yours hello !!!!

  12. Eeka Mouse
    Eeka Mouse says:

    Rupert is so lucky that you and Eric tote him around to craft shows. Most ‘goyles lead such a stay-at-home existance…

  13. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Rupert is adorable! And you have an awesome man to carry him to all your shows – I’m so impressed!

  14. Purple Chick aka Violet
    Purple Chick aka Violet says:

    Thank you so much !!!!
    Rupert had his last appearance at a show , last weekend.
    It was an amazing show…. my best one day show …. EVER !!!!!
    Thank you Rupert for all your good luck !!!!
    He will greeting our guests tonight at our Halloween party,
    wish you all could come !!!!!!

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