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The Quiz..

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Our school quiz is a major fixture in the yearly calendar – it’s a good life in a bonker’s world, where winning the costume prize is the greatest accolade: It’s go large or go home…

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So amongst the paint pots and drill bits the costumes were all handcrafted with love and terror and pinned, primed and pimped for the big night.

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This year our theme was horror and freaks (who needs costumes some would say?)..

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I was a killer-mer-maggot…carried by a zombie

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Su was Freak girl carried by a scary friend..

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The Husband was a head..being eaten by Hannibal Lecter..

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We had Sweeney Todd complete with pies (how often as he been photo-bombed by Donald Trump?)

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And we had a vampire baby with a taste for the heavy stuff..

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I didn’t get a good pic of Sandeep – he was the body in the bodysnatcher’s sack..

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And this is my best one of Steff..

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It was interesting dealing with such characters..Hannibal was permanently hungry..

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Death was having a love-in with David..

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Even though David kept telling him to f-off…

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And guess what..we won!!!

It was a huge hurrah for the mad and happily twisted..

Laters, Kate x

The Ride of Our Life!

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The Top Secret Project?…

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Started like this..as made by Mandy and Philip.

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Went on to this..

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Transformed to this..

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Then multiplied..by eight..

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We added legs.

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Lots of legs..

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(It was a shock every time we walked in the room!)

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And then the top halves! ¬†And all for the School Quiz!!!!….

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Go to Facebook for the vid!

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It was a top, top night..such tables as ‘fifty shades of Farrow and Ball’..’Teachers Pets’ – dressed as animals with school ties and complete with squeakers..and a fabulous ‘my big fat gypsy wedding’ with dresses, cake, tent and fairy lights!

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But we won!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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It was really rather fabulous!

Laters, Kate x