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heatherross - blog - My Weekend With the Clothespin People. there is no end to the gopa's, Gopis, dynasties, Mahabharata and Ramayan characters that could be made. these pegs are very cheap to find and come by the bag full at spotlight and fast eddies in South Melbourne Australia. these would be great for puppet shows or story telling as well as general craft and play.
Beautiful idea but $32 on etsy + $10 s/h. I know that I can make this for about 2-3 bucks with a piece of barn wood, leftover kids blocks and some hooks. I don't care that much for the black blocks think that I would distress them in their natural colors