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Mini Lemonade Market Stall! Fruit on SALE!

Filed under Art Projects, Beach Cabana Kit, Miniatures, Shannon Cooper

Before I get to the AMAZING “All Things Lemon” Market Stall by Design Team Member Shannon Cooper, there’s a new set of papers (also used in that artwork): Summer Fruit Stand 12×12 Paper Set. It’s a set of FIVE double-sided cardstock-weight sheets with bright, fun prints (and nice small sizes for small projects). From dots & stripes to lemonade and cherries.

And in honor of this new paper set (and more new lemony things shown below): the Fruit Collection is on sale through tomorrow night (Monday night, August 17th)! (So the new paper is included, too!) More info on the sale is below!

All Things Lemon by Shannon Cooper!

Wow! Amazing is right! Beside being a beautiful little miniature scene: the new Market Stall Niche Add-On is only 3-1/2″ tall! It was made to be attached to the front of the Cabana House Niche Shrine to create a mini market stall. I swear Shannon must have tiny elves that help her with these super-mini projects.

Here’s some of the intro text from Shannon’s blog post:

Oh, August. I’m going to be honest with you. You’re miserable. And hot. And buggy. And these daily afternoon downpours only make it worse. Doing anything outside (or even opening the door) is right out. So I thumb my nose at you, August! My curtains are closed, the lights are off, and my new Niche Shrine from Alpha Stamps arrived, so I don’t even have to think about you.

This unbearable weather has me a little irritable, but luckily, creating a cute little market stall distracted me long enough to change my attitude.

What better way to cool off than with a nice, tall glass of lemonade! Maybe have a lemon tart or two?

I love, love all of the niche shrines. They are quick and super fun to make. Each new one instantly turns into my favorite, but this little Cabana House Niche Shrine with the Market Stall Niche Add-On? Be still my heart! And it is super tiny; an amazing 5 1/2″ tall and 3″ wide! The House Ornament Base that the market stall sits on is 4-1/2″ square and couldn’t have worked out more perfectly for the extra minis I added around the stall.

I love this project, Shannon! Everything looks so realistic (and yummy) even though it’s so teeny tiny!

Here’s Shannon’s supply list and you can read more in her blog post (plus get more info on papering the house, like the preview pic below… and that second photo showing how to transform a fence into a punny sandwich board).

There’s another 2 photos in the Giveaway section below, too (plus a chance to win lots of the supplies)!

What else is new today?

Pretty much all lemons! Beside the items highlighted below, see all 8 new items!

NEW Flash Sale: Fruit Collection!

25% off! Lots of variety, too: from scrapbook paper to collage sheets to miniatures. Over 50 items!

Bonus: this tag also grabbed some kits including leaves and foliage!

Note: anything on clearance is marked down to 50% off!

The sale ends MONDAY night, August 17th at midnight PST. See the entire sale collection here!

Here’s examples of clearance items in the sale (50% off)!

Lemonade Stand Giveaway!

Aw… there’s another photo of the whole festive scene (and see below for a close-up of the counter).

For this Giveaway prize, I’ve picked out things here and there that caught my eye, starting with the basics you’ll need:
New Summer Fruit Stand 12×12 Paper Set
Cabana House Niche Shrine
New Market Stall Niche Add-On
House Ornament Base

Then moving on to some of the items in the close-up:
3-3/4 Inch Wooden Posts (so cute, painted with stripes of color)
Mini Lemons
New Mini Glass of Lemonade
Vintage Beer & Soda Labels Collage Sheet
New Lemon Polymer Clay Slices

You can view all of the items in Shannon’s Supply List, but only(!) the NINE items above are included in today’s prize.

To enter the Lemonade Stand 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, August 17, 2020).

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 donít see your post in the comments section, be patient and check back in a few hours before re-posting it, please!

Who won the Alice’s Altoid Manor House Giveaway from Thursday’s newsletter? That would be Bev Jones-Purvis! Congrats! Check your email for info.

Posted by Leslie, August 16th, 2020

54 responses to “Mini Lemonade Market Stall! Fruit on SALE!”

  1. Connie L says:

    I love this so much! Shannon’s projects are always so adorable.

  2. Kim R says:

    Omg! So cute! Great job Shannon!

  3. jo says:

    This is so adorable and creative! I love this idea!

  4. Judy Adamcyk says:

    very nice! Would love to have this!

  5. Sally Lonn says:

    Oh wow this looks like so much fun to put together. Endless possibilities and so cute. Great accessories too! Perfect project for summer!!!

  6. Denise Bryant says:

    Fun summer project! I really love the papers! It is plenty hot here… over 100 expected today.

  7. Amy says:

    This is wonderful!

  8. Monica Gabehart says:

    So sweet!The miniatures are delightful!

  9. Nadine says:

    Love, love love it!!!

  10. Randi D says:

    This is so cute!

  11. Carla M says:

    Love the lemonade stand! Would make a great club project!

  12. Laurie Staff says:

    How awesome is this? So fun and makes you thirsty for lemonade 😋

  13. Robin Wanezek says:

    Cute as can be

  14. Cherry Nowell says:

    Well, this is the cutest of cute!!

  15. Charlotte says:

    I want some lemonade!

  16. Jen R says:

    I want some lemonade!! This is just too sweet.

  17. Melanie Curtis says:

    The lemonade stand is adorable! Thanks for the chance to win!

  18. Laural says:

    So pleasing to the eye! I definitely would stop for some lemon aid and pastry!

  19. Linda Strickland says:

    thx for sharing this project

  20. DeboraL says:

    Another super cute project idea!

  21. Deb Kaste says:

    Shannon, this is so stinking cute!!! Absolutely LOVE it! You are incredibly talented. Love seeing your creations.

  22. Ann F. says:

    The Lemonade stand is awesome! Great job.

  23. Sue O says:

    This looks like every young entrepreneur’s dream!

  24. Anne Stodghill says:

    I love, love this. Will be making one for sure.

  25. Kat Cashwell says:

    This is so adorable!!! 🍋🍋🍋

  26. Wonderful!
    Reminds me of the good old days of summer!

  27. Sandra T Helms says:

    Oh my gosh… this is absolutely adorable 😍 love lemonade and this all looks so refreshing ❤️ All the little minis are so cute. Such a great idea 🤗🥰

  28. Kee O says:

    Shannon is amazing! I love how her mind works. 💗🍋💗 it would be so fun to make a mini stall!

  29. pauline says:

    Love, Love This Lemonade Stand..have always
    Wanted to make a miniature stand.
    Thanks for the chance

  30. Anne W says:

    Very sweet!

  31. Vera Collier says:

    So when life deals you lemons you make a lemonade stand filled with lots of lemony goodies! Love this project!

  32. Jennie P Ingram says:

    So sweet!

  33. Karen Mallory says:

    This is so dang cute!!! I want to make a lemonade stand!

  34. Jackie says:


  35. Bridget Haig says:

    What a darling little lemonade stand, I have my juicer standing by.

  36. Janet Stoffel says:

    Great project, who wants some lemonade?

  37. Kathy Toews says:

    I love this. I have so many lemons on my plate right now. This is perfect.

  38. Jerrie McIntyre says:

    Love this creative project! Make lemons and a lemonade stand!

  39. This has got to be the cutest Summer project of all. So colorful, refreshing and super fun for the season and under the circumstances a delightful project to behold.
    Thank so much for doing this Shannon. You are so dang creative!

  40. Celia says:

    This just made me smile and want lemonaid. Kudos!

  41. Veronica Risko says:

    Made my mouth water-so cute!!

  42. Kim Lucak says:

    SWEET lemonade!!!

  43. Lea Cook says:

    Super cute and creative 🙌🏻

  44. Rhonda says:

    Lemons are so pretty and cheery. I think this looks like a fun project

  45. Nancy E says:

    OMG! This is just too cute for words!

  46. Jean Marmo says:

    Absolutely delightful!

  47. Joyce Ann Skinner says:

    I just love this little lemonade stand. It is adorable.

  48. Caroline says:

    This is my favorite summer project!

  49. Jeannie Dulay says:

    This is so adorable! Not only for summer but for the elves during the holiday…can already picture the scene!

  50. Crystal Brown says:

    When life gives you lemmons make Lemmon aid! I would love to show the Lemmon aid stand to my doll collecting friends! So cute!

  51. This is adorable!!! I love the colors and the papers used are sweet.

  52. Sharon says:

    This is just beyond cute! Love it!

  53. Dee L Neff says:

    Love it and all it’s lemony goodness!!!

  54. Sherrie Conant says:

    Lemon Up!