Book + Pumpkin Patch Classic Style Halloween Lantern #5 Bindlegrim Color Choice For Sale
Welcome to the Bindlegrim Summer Lantern Sale --- clearing out 2012 studio works of limited edition vintage-style 12-sided lanterns inspired by the 1920-30's yet with newer original window imagery and updates by Halloween artist Bindlegrim. This is for one vintage-style lantern Style #5 The Pumpkin Patch (one lantern with a choice of red or yellow). This lot will also include a signed copy of Bindlegrim's latest short story book "Tall Tales for Shorter Days: On Stranger Winds" (featuring cover art by David Irvine) with the original cover before the recent update.Note that lanterns for this sale are the ones shown in the cellophane bags - whereas the other photos were taken when originally produced (therefore these have not been removed since produced). The frame is created with acid-free museum board. The pieces were Made in the USA and hand assembled by the artist. The images are laser-prints on vellum for durability. A 3 watt flicker bulb is recommended - and it should be noted a white bulb might be best on these to keep the color hue of the paper. Small holes in the top piece are present for hanging the lantern with soft wire or strong thread if you prefer a battery operated candle. These lanterns identify edition and color number: "The Pumpkin Patch" #/6 (#/2) 2012 Bindlegrim with the artist's Halloween signature.The Pumpkin Patch --- this edition was created with a focus on vine and leaf motifs to closely merge with the leaf and pumpkin design of the frame. The scene is midnight, deep in the brambles of the pumpkin patch, crawling with a number of spooky creatures staring back at you. There are celestial entities include the Man on the Moon and a screaming Comet. There are plentiful mice, a bevy of bats, a humungous black widow ready to catch something in its web, a crow, and one big black cat prowling on the fence. There is a peek at the haunted forest, where lurks a witch, and a skeleton dangles upside-down with a sign warning of "DANGER". There are lots of pumpkins running about, with a jol-headed scrarecrow in polka dot dress, a jol stuck on a post, other jols swinging from the vines, and a ghost who has donned a pumpkin for a head. And in the middle of all this one very scared little cottage!!! Tall Tales for Shorter Days -- to learn more about the book included in this lot - Tall Tales for Shorter Days - you can visit the book's page on Amazon: (note - the cover shown there is different).
Find out more about the Bindlegrim Summer Lantern Sale from the latest blog entry which has a list of which lanterns were sold out vs in stock: All remaining stock of 2012 lanterns will be listed during the month of July 2012. Bindlegrim (http://bindlegrim.blogspot.com) is author/artist of holiday greeting cards, postcards, bobble heads, and books such as "The Pumpkin Dream" and "Tall Tales for Shorter Days". Happy to answer your questions (see specific transaction details below). Thank you.
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seriously. I only do my best to list each items (especially aged vintage
items) accurately and interestingly with detailed photos and
description. Please examine both, and if you are concerned with any fine
details, I am happy to answer questions before your offer.Payments:Please
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hours. If your payment will be delayed longer than 3 days after close of
sale, such as requests to combine shipping with existing sales,
etc., please let me know and I'm happy to work out an arrangement.Shipping:Upon
payment, please allow 3 days for packing. I personally take the time to
see that everything is packed carefully for safe travel. For flat
items I most often use cross-direction cardboard to keep items from
bending. Dimensional objects receive plenty of padding. I use a mixture
of recycled items and new store-bought supplies - such as heavy duty
cardboard, packing tape, etc., so I'm not making any money on
you get the item and feel it was not as listed, contact me to explain
within adequate time of receiving. Refunds are issued once the item is
returned, inspected, and verified it is in the exact condition as
initially shipped.Happy Holidays all year long!
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Book + Pumpkin Patch Classic Style Halloween Lantern #5 Bindlegrim Color Choice: $116