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Contest Photo by: 1jakethedog
Clinton Twp, MI
Category: Creative Creatures

Brief Description:

Every Year I make what ever my kids are into. This year after spending time at our campgrounds arcade the crane game became a favorite.


2 large boxes (for actual machine)
4 smaller boxes (joystick box,coin box,bill acceptor & collection door)
1 Wooden ball & stick (joystick)
Clear plastic (for windows)
2 cans red spray paint
Play money
Stickers (for decoration)
Aluminim foil (for back ground)
Wide black elastic (for shoulder straps)
Black cloth (glued in to hold animals in)
Plenty of stuffed animals

Time to Create:

4hrs bulk of time was painting/paint drying
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