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Out of the Hutch

Journey of a Commissioned Painting

Guinea Pigs Illustrated Children's Book Out of the Hutch Update to all Fans

Journey of a Commissioned Painting

Back in April this year one of our valued customers, Steve Smith, asked if it was possible to commission a very special painting for his partner's 50th Birthday.  At the time I was very busy with the Out of the Hutch Business, but I was very touched by the story of the subjects 'Fat Boy and Ginge' and I really wanted to paint them. I explained that it would take a while as I would have to work on it alongside other commitments and Steve said that it had to be a kept secret from Rach and so our clandestine...

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Trick or Treat.

Trick or Treat.

Since our last Blog Caroline has been working very hard bringing to life yet another whimsical Guinea Pig masterpiece!  Says Caroline "The vision I had for this painting has been percolating for at least a year. I sketched it out at the beginning of September this year and began painting it once I had completed our latest Christmas designs. It was a very intense experience and wore out all my best brushes but I was determined to bring it to life from my imagination. The two key characters are my boys Russell (Bat Pig) and Daniel (Wizard). I've been resting...

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Unbelievable, but true, Christmas is looming fast!

Unbelievable, but true, Christmas is looming fast!

We are excited to share our latest news with you. Caroline has been working hard in her Cavy Cave and has finished her new Christmas designs so that we now have 10 for you to choose from.  This year you have the choice of a single or a selection of 5 or 10 cards. All our cards are printed on high quality 270 gsm high white stock with a light gloss finish and are blank inside to add your own personal touch. If you would like to buy our Christmas Cards, click on the link below which will take you...

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Out of the Hutch August update.

Out of the Hutch August update.

Hello, long time no squeak! Things have been rather busy, so just to bring you up to date with Out of the hutch! Well, our book finally arrived and Caroline was busy creating a special original sketch in each numbered and signed edition. The response was amazing and thanks to all of you that left us a lovely review of your thoughts when you received your copy. It was high praise, indeed and we are so glad that you loved what we have striven to create. Caroline , being the author, was on tenterhooks, as, as every writer knows, sharing...

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The Flying carpet is here, the beautifully illustrated children's story book.

Guinea Pigs Illustrated Children's Book Out of the Hutch The Flying Carpet First Edition Update to all Fans

The Flying carpet is here, the beautifully illustrated children's story book.

It's here at last and as you can see, Caroline is working very hard on creating an original sketch for every copy of the Limited Edition which is also numbered and signed. We do hope you will love the story and the illustrations which Caroline has so beautifully brought from her imagination and created them for everyone into the reality of this lovely story book for children. The perfect bed time story with beautiful colours to catch any child's  imagination.  Click on the link below and order your copy which will be sent to you immediately, the long wait is...

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