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Lost Wax!!!

So I was scrolling through my facebook page today, and I actually saw something cool! Weta Workshop (the house of my heroes) shared an article about Jonathan Campbell and lost wax casing!!! 109 more words

New Zealand Haul!

Forever upset that my tour with Red Carpet Tours is over, luckily I bought lots of souvenirs to help me remember it. Looking back I wish I bought more stuff, especially books! 909 more words

The Hobbit

An exhibition, an experience and a reminder

This Sunday we finally made it to the Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War exhibition at Te Papa museum.  When the exhibition opened, there were long queues of up to 90 minutes queuing time.  266 more words


The Art of Jerry Vanderstelt

In harmony with my current Lord of the Rings Art Project I have decided to look into the work of various artists who have chosen Tolkien’s legendarium as a source for their inspiration. 1,056 more words


Black Sheep (again)

This weekend I enjoyed another grand movie marathon with Mr. Fahrenheit, dreameling and The Pas. On this occasion, according to a vote we had taken at the Bonsh Party, the theme was “crazy” and Mr. 349 more words

Hatboy's Movie Extravaganza

Part 7: The Hobbit Fan Fellowship Contest | Day 5: Wellington, WETA & meeting Sir Peter Jackson

This blog is part 7 of my journal about my unexpected journey to New Zealand, as winner of The Hobbit Fan Fellowship Contest!

Day 5: Wellington… 1,574 more words


Guest Stars: Shelob

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien’s literary works set in Middle Earth incorporated many spiders or spider-like creatures, due to the fact one of his sons — Michael — was affected by Arachnophobia. 1,654 more words

Movie Monsters