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Twinkle Tinkerer’s Workshop plus New Mini Tools & Charms on SALE!

Filed under Art Projects, Back in Stock, Celestial Papers, Giveaways, Lucky Star Kit, Miniatures, Shannon Cooper
Update! A newer post about Shannon’s artwork is here.

Wow! What a treat we have today! Design Team Member Shannon Cooper created a magical Twinkle Tinkerer’s Workshop that is so full of wonderful details that you’ll be enchanted!

Per Shannon: The idea is a bit of a quirky one. It’s a workshop for a someone that mends stars (and maybe collects all of the dreams and wishes, too).

I’m going to point out a few items throughout this post, but here’s Shannon’s full supply list and blog post in case you want to jump ahead or look for something specific.

Before I zoom in on close-up photos, the base of this project is a 7×7 Corner Room Box (covered in papers from the Lucky Star 8×8 Paper Pack… more on that in the next section).

Plus the main work surface for this tinkerer is a 1:12 Scale Workshop Table (with a tiny stool).

There are so many pretty things sitting on/being repaired on the table that there’s a whole section below just about those.

But first: A larger photo of that 8×8 paper used as wallpaper, and that mobile over the table…

Lucky Star 8×8 Paper Pack

This 8×8 paper is perfect when matched with the 7×7 corner room box! (In contrast to the larger 12×12 single sheets that Shannon Thomas used recently on a smaller corner room box in her Star Filled Dreams project — both projects are beautiful and worth comparing for scale.)

One of the large celestial map images is used as the round rug. Even that “poster” (at the far right of the photo below) is a snippet from one of the papers, with molding added around the edges as a frame.

Ooh… and that mobile! It’s made of charms hanging from a metal swivel plant hanger. AND it’s the inspiration for today’s new Sale!


Yes, I’ll be getting back to highlights from Shannon’s artwork in a minute but that mobile…!

25% off on EVERYTHING in this charms collection!

Over 250 items! Plus see the Giveaway below for some highlights of charms (on sale and in Shannon’s artwork)!

Anything on clearance in this group is marked down to 50% off (like that Halloween charm set below)!

The sale ends TUESDAY NIGHT, March 9th at midnight PST. See the entire sale collection here!

Back to some details from Shannon’s artwork

Oh my… what a creative use of the Mini Wooden Oil Drums! WIth a bit of text from the Fairy Dust Collage Sheet (and a Oil & Vinegar Cruets Set sitting on top).

The right side of the photo is a close-up of the shelf under the table. I spy a Fluted Glass Canister with Lid (with a cherub leaning against it), a 1cm Clear Glass Globe on a bead cap, and a large apothecary jar… all the better filled with sequins and glitter!

What is new today?

Lots of miniature tools! And a few of these are in Shannon’s artwork, too!

All of these are 1:12 scale except that ridiculously tiny/cute half scale hammer at right.

Plus the Miniature Garden Tools – Rake & Shovels (at far right) is back-in-stock!

Ooh, one last new thing (wonky stars!) are highlighted in the next section!

Ooh… that Table!

For my last highlight: I LOVE all the bits and bobs Shannon put on top of the table! And check out the new Wonky Stars Shape Set (shown at right, and below all glittered in orange and blue… under the shelf).

There are a bunch of mini tools, too:
Set of 4 Miniature Wrenches
Miniature Hand Saw Set
Miniature Mallet

And mainly on the top shelf: a bunch of cast metal minis (many recolored with metallic pens):
Half Pint Cream Bottle
Metal Pickle Jar
3 Square Half Scale Canisters

Twinkle Tinkerer’s Workshop Giveaway!

Wow! There’s another angle of Shannon’s table (with a bit of the surrounding decor).

Picking out some items on (or around) the Workshop Table for this Giveaway (and INCLUDING that table, too!):
Lucky Star 8×8 Paper Pack
Wonky Stars Shape Set
Perched Owl Embellishments
Can of Red Paint with Brush (though changed to glittery gold paint in Shannon’s artwork)

Plus these 3 that are also shown in photos below — and all on sale!:
Gold Celestial Icons Charm Set
Small 3D Raw Brass Cupid Charm
Embossed Brass Star Charm

Just click on this Supply List link for photos and links to everything in Shannon’s artwork, but just the 8 items mentioned above are included in the Giveaway!

To enter the Twinkle Tinkerer’s Workshop 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, March 8, 2021).

And tell me: what will you make with these supplies?

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.

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Posted by Leslie, March 7th, 2021

44 responses to “Twinkle Tinkerer’s Workshop plus New Mini Tools & Charms on SALE!”

  1. Oh my goodness, such wonder and delight! I am going to try and recreate this for sure. Amazing job!

  2. Heather C says:

    Oooh – I absolutely love this! I have so many ideas for projects just looking at it!

  3. Deanne D'Aloia says:

    I can never have enough celestial stuff to work with!

  4. Traci says:

    I would make one like it as it as it is so darn cute. Alpha Stamp design team is the best-such great and creative ideas. >^..^<

  5. Lynetta Martin says:

    WOW & WOW! Shannon, do you ever sleep? I know when you do, you’re dreaming up MORE FANTASTIC projects.

  6. Jackie says:

    I would make a miniature wood working shop to go in my husband’s wood working shop.

  7. Deenie H. says:

    Shannon’s details are amazing! A room I would love to spend time in…magical! I would do my best to replicate & work a spell or two.

  8. Nadine says:

    Such wonderful items to play with, I have a shop in mind that this would be great for!

  9. Dianna says:

    Shannon’s details are definitely amazing. I would like to make a magical art studio or a magical craft room.

  10. Ann F. says:

    I absolutely need to recreate this for my sister. She would LOVE it.

  11. Carla says:

    I would make a wizard’s work table in a Halloween scene

  12. jean marmo says:

    My granddaughter and I would have fun creating something very enchanting! This is amazing!

  13. Sue O. says:

    I am always inspired by the team’s amazing work! I’d love to make something like this.

  14. Kim R says:

    Ooh, this gives me some great ideas as I’m going to be making a room soon. I would definitely make a magical one.

  15. Denise Bryant says:

    I’d make a crafting studio table with lots of things for creating special cards!

  16. Amy says:

    I would add these give away items to the dream bedroom. love these things.

  17. Kathy S says:

    Repair and reuse is the message. It’s brilliant just as it’s created here.

  18. Diana Bittaker says:

    I would make a gypsy fortune teller stand, like the one you see at a circus!!

  19. Lisa says:

    I’ve been blown away the last couple weeks with these celestial rooms! Completely awe-inspiring!

  20. Sylvia Lovitt says:

    I love the gorgeous celestial themed embellishments & paper. I would like to decorate a crescent moon-shaped box I have & make a celestial treat cone.

  21. Joyce Skinner says:

    I would love to do a room box just like this one. It’s fantastic.

  22. Daphne says:

    Such a wonderful display! It gives me lots of ideas for adding to my abandoned boudoir and garden.

  23. Karen Mallory says:

    Such an imaginative project! I love it. I love the idea of a celestial fix it shop!

  24. Janet M Turner says:

    I would love to make a workshop like Shannon’s. She makes suck beautiful projects. I love the mobile with the charms.

  25. Jennifer Forish says:

    Working on a dollhouse with a mini craft room. This would be perfect!

  26. Laural says:

    I have been blown away, once again! Lovely idea Shannon and I want to make this

  27. Kat C says:

    Oh I love this!!! Would definitely make a workshop for a wicked witch!!

  28. Jen R says:

    I love these colors!

  29. Deb says:

    AH, a gypsy workbench to go with my gypsy wagon!

  30. jo says:

    I would love to make this workbench or else turn it into a witch’s workbench for spells and incantations! Lots of books and jars of funny things…. So fun!

  31. M. C. says:

    I’m thinking that dream room…that’s kinda cool.

  32. Caroline says:

    What a great room. I need a workshop!

  33. Judy says:

    The mini tools would be great for a fairy repair shop.

  34. Jeanne Draachreider says:

    Fabulous Tinkerer’s Workshop!!!

  35. LNorman says:

    What a wonderful little scene! I love stars and sparkle and fantasy. It all just sparks the imagination and gets one thinking of fun imagined places to visit.

  36. Lea Cook says:

    Oh my! I am diving into miniatures and have a couple of corner boxes I’m dying to get started on😸 Currently working on a miniature hutch Easter theme and this post is giving me so much inspiration ❣️

  37. lee Maynard says:

    Totally inspired by this. I’d like to find a way to put this into a broken snow globe that was given to me.

  38. Kathy Toews says:

    What a great way to shine.

  39. Nancy says:

    The detail is just amazing. I see so many wonderful things everywhere I look!

  40. Leah says:

    Beautiful! Honestly I’d make something just like this with the supplies! 😍

  41. Tristan Crane says:

    Amazing little bits! I’d love to make something similiar.

  42. Teddee Grace says:

    This could be one of the most creative ideas I’ve seen in some time!

  43. Michelle says:

    I love the use of the glitter and colors of gold and blue – plan to make this one for sure!

  44. Laurie B says:

    Shannon did a great job with this. The tiny details are awesome!