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I have a web article on how I make prickly pear cactus at:


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House Mother, Cheerleader
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I visit every chance I get, and I Thank YOU. I always see something interesting and inspiring, even though my layout is 1:22 scale. Hmmmm. What could I use for the stickers on miniature prickly pears? ;)


Central Phoenix Railroad
Great cacti! (don't know if I spelled that right) Anyway, they should make your layout very realistic. Any chances on adding the prickly pear fruits, with some desert tortoises snacking on them :p Now that would be DETAILED :D
Keep up the good work,
Chris Moore

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