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a ghost.. a real ghost.. has no need to die.. what is she except a being without access to the universe that she has not yet managed to forget? ~ randall jarrell
my ghost toy catalogue ~ an inventory of ghost toys & collectibles old & new including toxic toys, toxic's library & halloweeniana..
New Gumby Comic Books are here!!
Bren alice patreon
ghost pix album ~ rpg videogame screenshots, lol kitties & all kinds of goodies..
toxic was here album ~
vintage socal birthdays & halloweens, etc..
~ copyright 2008 all rights reserved

ghost stories
(blood & butterflies..)

  • these are excerpts from the book toxic & i wrote about our childhood... it's called 'brenda was here'.. let me know what you think/comments? p.s. stories here are non fiction/true. (privately hosted ~ if you're interested in reading this just ask:)
ghost at the gate's items Go to ghost at the gate's photostream
Bc x
toxic tricks & treats album (sound up)
Collector's Corner LBPT

vintage recipes for children

  • ludwig von drake animal pancakes
    deliciously classic or wonderfully gross, these vintage recipes for kids from the golden magazine for boys & girls or jack & jill magazine are fun even if they don't make it to your table..
    ~ copyright 2012 all rights reserved

kids' meals

  • happy meals
    kids' meal boxes, buckets, bags & cups for various promotions from over the years ~ (a work in progress, there are more of these to come..)


  • pogs
    assorted pogs..


  • zbots
    collector cards, trading cards, card games & stickers etc..
my comic book page..

other cool sites ~

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miniature houses


you may notice the prevalence of miniature houses in the sidebar & in my toyroom photos, that's because mr dad & i like to create dollhouses together :) ~

Yellow house rooms

this yellow dollhouse was our first ~

Yellow house kitchen

found at a yardsale down in socal, it had obviously had a mouse living in it :)
it just needed a refurbishing job ~

Toyroom houses

i used it in this powerpoint show called gumby's christmas crisis ~

Mr dad

today is mr dad's birthday ~

Raven's rest

just last october i posted this post with some of the houses we've done in the past ~

Mr dad halloween house

including our halloween house, lilac house, charlotte house & raven's rest ~

Ladybug house before

here's a vintage dollhouse we found at a grange sale here locally ~

Ladybug house work

bringing it home in the car i discovered a nice big ladybug living in the attic,
so i released her out the window & decided to call it the ladybug house.. hoping it wouldn't catch fire, 
'cause, you know, the song? ~

Ladybug house rooms

we kept the vintage feel of this one but cleaned it up so it can be played with someday by grandkids ~

Ladybug house

used here in my autumn butterfly installation ~

Ladybug house morning glories

morning glories are my favorite flower ~

Ladybug house ladybugs

ladybugs still live here ~

Vancouver rocks black cat

here's the house we're started on now, i refer to it as the mystery house ~

Dollhouse furniture

we pick up furniture we find at sales, sometimes they just need a little repair, but it saves cost on these projects ~

The lily dollhouse kit

this greenleaf kit sits on the shelf for someday, it's slated to be a vampire school for girls :D 
greenleaf minis has a good forum for mini house enthusiasts, i used to post here under the username mad hatter ~

Blackbirds outpost

i like miniature houses so i've created many different kinds for my gallery out of all different things ~

Floorsleeper blue house

blackbird's outpost & floorsleeper/blue house ~

Annie's saturday house

annie's saturday house & the patchwork playhouse ~

Patchwork playhouse

some i think of as dollscapes or installations, & some are photography albums like in a ghost house ~

In a ghost house

i guess tomorrow's the first day of summer? i'm already thinking about halloween.. 
happy birthday mr dad, loveya!


p.s ~ you can click houses in the category list here anytime or visit the houses i have up at my gallery by clicking on the pix in the sidebar, but just know, only those with firefox or google chrome browsers will hear essential music that plays on these pages, & apple devices also steal away the sound.. :(





my photo albums (sound up!)
Plague dr
the lost album - click to visit my current photo album (sound up)
visit gumby's childhood home..
Note: if the audio doesn't play for you on these albums please go directly to my gumbyland & gallery website, where the audio plays perfectly on laptops & pcs :)
Mini houses
our mini houses (sound up)
Nature trails
our nature trails (sound up)
Baker's tour
baker's tour painting by bren..
Gumby moon
gumby trapped on the moon..
gumby rain spirits by bren..
The snowman
the snowman by bren..
blue star drive-in (toxic toys)
blackbird's outpost dollscape..
Dolly freakshow main
halloween dolly freakshow
floorsleeper/blue house dollscape..
Wild kitty club
girls kick ass
Lilac house
lilac house..
Raven's rest
raven's rest house..
Charlotte house
charlotte house..
Sunset house
sunset house
Innsmouth main
innsmouth house
caution! zombarbies!
box of bees installation..
patchwork playhouse..
xyz dollscape
annie's saturday house..
Toyroom mouse
hiding places installation..
Autumn butterfly
autumn butterfly installation..
doll medicine dollscape (warning graphic content)
monkey lab installation
toxic dollies dollscape
never open your eyes dollscape (warning graphic content)
collidescope dollscape (warning graphic content)
migraine dolls sickroom dollscape
Haunted forest
the haunted forest installation
pandora installation
lost hollow digital art album (warning graphic content)
Lonely trees
january trees photo album
cemeteria photo album
ghost garden album
Butterfly tryals
butterfly trials album
Mr horse
halloween photo album (warning graphic content)
Doll life main
doll life
Little sister
dreamcatcher/dreamkeeper (warning graphic content)
Bad blood
bad blood by bren
Little deaths
little deaths
Closet skeleton
closet skeleton
Doll chest
doll chest
Little miss dx
little miss dx
ghost's halloween house..
Ghost house
in a ghost house..
Rags main
Toxic inner child icon
toxic inner child dollscape
Frozen charlotte
frozen charlotte
November sad lisa
sad lisa
Crying monster main
crying monster
The halloween party oz tricks & treats
halloween party
Gumby's xmas crisis
gumby in christmas crisis (powerpoint show by bren)

ghostgallery coloring book

  • annie
    copyright 2021 ghost art brenda roudebush all rights reserved

mindless art

  • the tingler
    an album of mindless random drawings including vintage television & retro kid shows ~ old vhs tape covers etc..

    ~ copyright 2008 all rights reserved

toxic tv

  • a gumby adventure
    feel free to change the channel..
abstractions (sound up)
friendlyghost gamepage..
backyard birdies (sound up)
The kitties
the kitties (sound up)

haunted home movies..

art albums ~ use a laptop or pc with sound up!