“Back then the bell was rung by the student valedictorian, but Wade Academy closed some time ago. Now the bell is rung by someone from the Coast Guard, I think, or maybe it’s the Octopus Council.” She took two masks down from the shelf and handed one to me. “Don’t worry, Snicket. We have plenty of spares. You won’t get salt lung.”

– Lemony Snicket, All The Wrong Questions

That’s quite a distinctive paperweight… 

The Stain’d Side-Project is brought to you by The Puttanesca Project and our lovely guest photographer ZC101 Photography. 


Who Could That Be At This Hour Paper Village and Dolls

I created Handkerchief Heights, The Lost Arms and The Black Cat Coffee Cafe from the town of Stain’d-by-the-Sea plus Lemony Snicket, Ellington Feint and S. Theodora Markson to live in it. Everything’s built from paper and I had way to much fun doing so. Let me tell you, I got real good with a glue stick, fingernails and tweezers while making the littler characters!