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An Alice Spinny Thing! New Prima Clips; Paper Flowers Sale!

Filed under Alice in Wonderland, Art Projects, Fairy Garden, Flowers, Giveaways, Miniatures, Shannon Cooper

Wow! Lots of new items, a big sale on paper flowers, and TWO Alice in Wonderland projects by Design Team Member Shannon Cooper!

Alice All Around, A Weird and Wonderful Spinny Thing

My, oh my! This project is so delightful! Not only a new (tiny) room box with 4 rooms (!) but Shannon made Alice scenes in all the rooms! (Scroll down a bit to see the wide photo showing 2 of the scenes.)

Here’s a bit from Shannon’s blog post to start:

I am very excited to tell you about a Quarter Scale Four Scene Room Box – Forest from Alpha Stamps! This tiny thing with its long name is simply awesome! It is two flat chipboard pieces that you can paint (or paper, decoupage, whatever!), assemble, and then affix to the round base. That means there are four little areas to decorate until your heart is content. The whole piece is 6″ wide, so each room is 3″ x 3″, with a bit less space as the floor is round.

And what better way to decorate it than with Alice! And miniatures! And miniature Alice paper dolls! And let’s also make it spin!!! (insert flailing Kermit arms)

Okay, I am getting a little carried away… ahem. But this four scene room box does deserve all of those exclamations.

Ha! Shannon’s project and lively text are much appreciated! Note: Shannon added the Lazy Susan so that the tree can spin (not included by default, but a fun idea).

Plus, what is that little book at left? Shannon also includes an extra Alice project at the bottom of her post!

Here’s a link to all the supplies Shannon used for the Spinny Thing. Be sure to visit her blog post for lots more info & photos (and a video of it spinning)! AND see below in the Giveaway section for another photo (showing how you can take the characters OUT of the scenes!) and a chance to win lots of the supplies!

New & Back in Stock Goodies!

So many new things to mention today, they’re not all covered in the previews below! Click here to see all 36 of them!

And a few of these new items are in Shannon’s project, you can view that subset here.

Love those new Metal Journal Clips! Keep reading (too) as there’s a FLASH SALE, related to the Paper Flowers & Mini Foliage!

ALL Paper Flowers ON SALE!

This is a 30% off sale on a big section: Over 80 options… including the highlights below (and a few of the new goodies above and some of Shannon’s supplies)!

The sale ends at midnight on Monday night, May 20th. Click: FLASH SALE to see everything!

Alice Spinny Thing Giveaway!

And that promised second photo of Shannon’s artwork! She made little cardboard stands for some of her Alice characters (pics in Shannon’s blog post), so they can stand up and be taken out of the scenes! Perfect for playing paper dolls with a small human.

Soooo many options for this Giveaway! I decided to start with these items from Shannon’s supply list:
New Quarter Scale 4 Scene Room Box – Forest (of course!)
New Green Poly Fiber (for those whispy tree tops — and on sale!)
Tin-Sized Alice Collage Sheet (the Caterpillar in the photo at top of page)
Thin Looped Dresden Borders – Black (around the edges of the room box base)
The Red Queen Collage Sheet (wide photo above)
Tiny RED Paper Roses (wide photo above and basically all over the place — and on sale!)

To enter the Alice Spinny Thing Giveaway drawing all you have to do is leave a comment BELOW on this blog post TODAY or TOMORROW (the deadline is 11:59 pm PST, Monday Night, May 20, 2019).

And what are you going to make?

Don’t forget to leave your (hello!) correct email address, too, so I can contact the winner; your email address does not need to be made public. Note: I’m offering free shipping, too, but only within the USA. International shipping will still apply.

Please be patient! Spammers try to post crap here a lot so comments are moderated. So if you don’t see your post in the comments section, be patient and check back in a few hours before re-posting it, please!

After midnight, I’ll randomly pick the winner (via

Hey, who won the Alchemy Coasters Giveaway from Thursday’s newsletter? That would be Judy Adamcyk! Congrats! Check your email for info.

Posted by Leslie, May 19th, 2019

70 responses to “An Alice Spinny Thing! New Prima Clips; Paper Flowers Sale!”

  1. Karen says:

    This 4 quarter tree looks very interesting and my first thought was to create something showing the 4 seasons. Looks like a fun giveaway!

  2. Nadine says:

    Love the little forest spinner!

  3. Kat Cashwell says:

    Omg this is awesome!!! Would definitely make an Alice In Wonderland and a second one for Halloween!!!!

  4. Debra Canizzo says:

    Love the Alice scenes, but 4 tiny gardens – spring, summer, fall, winter- think I’ll need two ,

  5. Cherry Nowell says:

    Well if that isn’t the cutest thing!! So creative!!!

  6. Lu Loy says:

    I’d like to make a spinny thing to illustrate a great book I just read! What a unique and clever idea this is!

  7. Debora L. says:

    Wow, I just love these new items and ideas!

  8. Deb says:

    A spines thing for Alice, for Halloween, for Christmas…OMG I’m just getting started

  9. Jen J says:

    Such a cool room box! I would love to make a fairy themed one. But I love the Alice theme as well

  10. Helen says:

    I love this for Alice, but It would be great for many scenes. I’m in a Harry Potter mood, and that would make a great birthday gift for my niece!

  11. Ronda Liebert says:

    Love this spinny thing! I would like to make a room for each major holiday – Halloween, Christmas, Easter, and July 4th.

  12. Jen Rothstein says:

    Great spinney thing! Would love to try something similar

  13. Net says:

    Excitement plus I love all these new alice ideas we have been getting lately and this new spinning scene…what can I say other than very clever people out there. Thank u so much for sharing

  14. Barbara A says:

    What a fabulous roombox. I would do a 4 seasons display with it. Thanks for a chance to win.

  15. Barb Faulkner-Davis says:

    I have been on a tear, making Alice stuff, but this one takes the cake! What can I say, but “oh, my!” What a wonderful project to have lots of fun with!! Best wishes to everyone posting here!

  16. Linda Maher says:

    Absolutely fantastic! What a creative way to add dimension to yet another Alice project! Alice speaks to all of us. No matter our age. I would love to win this.

  17. Ann F. says:

    Yes! More Alice!! Love it!

  18. Oh my gosh i luv the red queen

  19. great! I love Alice and I love the clips. I would love to make an Alice box with those goodies!

  20. Mary says:

    Love the spinner!

  21. Laura Callies says:

    I am definitely going with an alice theme here, and not the Disney version. This is amazing!

  22. Traci says:

    Alice is such a classic I love Shannon’s project. The spinning just makes it so much cooler.

  23. Love anything Alice

  24. Diane Alterman says:

    cant get enough of this Alice craze!!!

  25. Lynn Fox says:

    Recovering from surgery, so I think I’d make a Halloween project with this awesome spinny thing! Wow, how fascinating it is!

  26. Marykay chisum says:

    Oh my! What wonderful things!

  27. Deb R says:

    after many months of not crafting this pulls at my heart strings! love Alice and this is amazing, this could be the thing to send me back to making things again

  28. LeAnn Aagard says:

    I would love to make something Alice themed. Thank you for the opportunity.

  29. Rhonda D says:

    Wow! Love this project a lot. I’d have to make a spinny fairy garden for my granddaughter!

  30. Catharine McCammon says:

    MUST FIND items to clip in my findings clipper. Then sort them out again and put by the door knockers! Happy

  31. Denise Bryant says:

    Very cool! I’d make a spooky, spinny Halloween scene!

  32. Jennie Ingram says:

    Love this little forrest spinner! It would be fun to do a 4-part story of Little Red Riding Hood with it. 😀

  33. Lee Maynard says:

    What a wonderful project

  34. Janet Turner says:

    I love all things Alice and would love to do a spinner with that theme. I love all your unique ideas!

  35. Sandy says:

    Oh dear, oh dear, don’t want to be late! Love the whole idea of it, so many things to make with this spiny thing!

  36. Jo says:

    love the Alice themes! the clips are so cute!

  37. Jean marmo says:

    How cute is this. Love the spinner.

  38. Karen Mallory says:

    I love this 1/4 scale roombox!! I love Alice! I would make the Alice scenes.

  39. Daylan says:

    I love Alice! I would make either an all-Alice spinny thing or classic fairy tales –Snow White, Hansel&Gretel, Red Riding Hood,Rapunzel(since forests are associated with fairy tales so much).

  40. Laura N says:

    That new room box gives me so many ideas!

  41. This is the greatest and Shannon did a super job on the Alice turntable. So much to drool over. I’m thinking this would be perfect for a spooky Halloween themed project too.

  42. I have to win this. Alice is my alter-ego.

  43. Rebecca R. says:

    I would have to make some Alice In Wonderland Divination cards.

  44. Ina Good says:

    Enjoy everything Alice

  45. Carla M says:

    Love the spinney thing! So many possibilities and ideas!

  46. Kathlene Ford-Walters says:

    Alice is my favorite after Halloween. Would love to win.

  47. Victoria S says:

    Fabulous project using original Alice artwork. Beautiful piece of art. So inspirational. Thank you

  48. Christine Hartley says:

    Love the Alice theme so much!

  49. It’s so exciting to see so many people into Alice, I thought maybe I was the only person. I do miniatures and I can think of a lot of ways to use that little 4-section “spinny thing!”

  50. BarbMac Vt says:

    This awesome spiny thing ROCKS MY WORLD! I am totally amazed and drooling over it and hav a quintillion ideas running through my head for different scenes I would love to create using this and the other goodies in this fabulous prize package!
    If I was to see my name in the winner’s circle on Thursday I would squeal with delight and be happy dancing all the way to my mailbox when it arrives! Fingers crossed 🤞✨🤞✨🤞💫🤞✨🤞✨🤞
    Thank you for the chance to win such an amazing prize package and inspiration! TFS!

  51. Marilyn Ray says:

    Awesome spinny thing. The possibilities are endless

  52. Kee Ostler says:

    So many ideas! I would love the chance to make some steampunk Alice scenes

  53. Bonnie H. says:

    I love Alice and the whole package! Thank you for offering this giveaway.

  54. Lea Cook says:

    So much fun!

  55. Kathy S. says:

    I have so many (good) thoughts for use.

  56. Nancy E says:

    What a truly amazing give away!

  57. Dianna says:

    Love the new Quarter Scale 4 Scene Room Box! If I’m so lucky to win this fabulous giveaway, I would do Halloween scenes.

  58. ricki walker says:

    Love the divided tree base. It would be fun to do Alice in a scene for all for seasons of the year.

  59. Diana Bittaker says:

    Just love when you have Alice in Wonderland art

  60. Anne W says:

    Cool project. I might do a 4 Queens project.

  61. Anne S. says:

    I love the spinny thing! What fun.

  62. Debra J says:

    Absolutely love this! I work a lot in quarter scale and this has so many possibilities! 4 seasons, rabbit family house, Halloween, Alice, and on and on.
    This is just great!!!

  63. Chris K. says:

    Little spinny thing is great.

  64. Angie M says:

    I’d do a Headless Horseman theme in the spooky spinny forest

  65. Jennifer Sobolewski says:

    So many options with this 4 space tree rounder thingy!

  66. Kimberly says:

    “Off with their heads”

  67. Kathy Toews says:

    I love the spiny thingy. I have to have one.

  68. Leslie Ohm says:

    I am so excited about this project! This is my first comment but not my first completed project. Alice projects are my favorite and I’m working on down the rabbit hole now. I love the spinner as is but I have items left from other projects I will use to make it my own.

  69. Roe says:

    I’d love to do a four seasons tableau. Maybe Alice, maybe not

  70. Sylvia L says:

    I love the “spinny thing”! I think I’d make a Halloween scene with it.