After months of putting it off, I've finally finished the latest addition to the Department of Gnomeland Security, the minesweeper:
Armed with nothing more than a metal detector and grim determination, this little combat engineer moves into the minefield ahead of the other troops, often under enemy fire, to ensure the way ahead is safe for his fellow gnomes:
Naturally, his occupation causes him some concern:
Worried about landmines in your yard or garden? You can get your own Minesweeper Gnome in my Etsy shop in a couple of weeks.
In the meantime, I'll have a batch of them at my Bazaar Bizarre booth in San Francisco during the first weekend in December. You can read more details about the event HERE.
The best part: Square Wallet is doing a special promotion to offer $10 off your first purchase of the day using the Square Wallet app. That, plus the fact that you won't have to pay for shipping, means that this will be the lowest price you can possibly find for a Combat Garden Gnome.