Next Up! BobbieSue reporting…

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BobbieSue reporting for WTWC News! 

I have a special report about a new museum that has opened in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. It’s called Civil War Tails and is “possibly America’s most whimsical war museum.” (Karen Heller, The Washington-Post Weekly). 

Rebecca and Ruth Brown, 32-year-old twins, have recreated various battles of the Civil War using clay sculpted into cat soldiers!

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The sisters bought a historic house, The Homestead – built in 1869, and established their Diorama museum there. The museum was born of a love of making cat figures and of Civil War history.

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Everything is handmade and on a 1:1 scale. 

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The trees are made of twigs and reindeer moss, each individually glued. 

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They have made thousands of cats as well as anything a soldier needs for battle – horses, cannons, rifles, tents – all hand made! Please go HERE to see the large size of one of the diorama’s – it’s humongous!!!

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Click on their logo to go to their blog/website!!

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We haven’t been to the museum, but it is on our list of places to visit!!!

I hope you enjoyed my report – I’ll be back again with more cat/animal news!!

 

Purrs and Prayers for

blue-flower-hiNellie (Nellie On The Edge) for her beloved Merlin Wilde (CatWisdom101.com) who has moved on into the light. We pray also for Merlin’s family who are left with broken hearts.

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blue-flower-hiThe family of Daddy Cat (Jacqueline’s Cat House), who has also moved on across the Rainbow Bridge.  Daddy-Cat-Forever

 

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11 thoughts on “Next Up! BobbieSue reporting…

  1. Hi Guys!!
    Thanks yous for the kind words on both mine and yours blog today.
    And Guys, mes and Toby on on your sidebar – Woot! Woot! That is so furry cool!
    And guys, one more thanks yous, thanks yous for the great time last Thursday!
    Kisses
    Nellie

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