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The Museum

 

Come see curiosities from around the world and beyond! (but mostly from Alabama!)
Started in the 1970’s as Butch’s taxidermy shop and artifact room, the Museum of Wonder is now filled with art, artifacts and antiques, and some very strange items. Open by appointment only, email please.

 

Butch Anthony

 

Butch Anthony : artist, picker and builder of things.

Here are a few articles if you’d like to learn more:

Art Shapes a Rural Alabama Compound

Butch Anthony and Natalie Chanin

Butch Anthony’s Alabama Folk Art Compound

 

Mr. John Henry

 

Mr. John Henry Toney grew up in Sandfort, Alabama and farmed all his life. He used to drive a tractor around Seale and plow up folk’s garden patches for them. One day he plowed up a turnip with a human face on it… His art career was born. He’s 83 years old and draws everyday.

 

Teaching

 

Want to build something?

Lets set up a time and get started! No tools or experience needed. Full access to museum workshop and supplies are provided.

Check out Camp Museum of Wonder at Design Build Adventure.

 

Museum of Wonder Shop

 
Shop Butch Anthony's Art Shop Butch Anthony's Found Objects
 

Art

 

I can weld steel, mix concrete, paint, throw clay, bend wire , sew cloth, and hammer a nail. Mix all these together and you got Intertwangleism.

 

Architecture + Decorating

 

I only build weird stuff.
Need a rare decorating item? Send me a list and I’ll find it or build it for you.

 

Log

 

For Whats Happening go Here:

https://www.instagram.com/museumofwonder/ or https://www.facebook.com/MuseumofWonder    

Hogwire Furniture Now Avaliable

Pick up in yard or email for shipping quote

Tonight’s Possum Trot List – March 1, 2013

This is a PARTIAL list of what we expect to be in this week’s auction: Very Early Fire Sprinklers Vintage… read the rest…

Possum Trot Auction List for Tonight

  This is a PARTIAL list of what we expect to be in this week’s auction: Vintage 10 cent Coke… read the rest…

Read the Rest of What I've Got to Say...
 

Doo-Nanny

 

Come all ye inventors, movie makers, ballerinas, bikers, morticians, bakers, artists, conspiracy theorists, scientists, foodies, eco-whatevers, moonshiners, comedians, fire-spinners, yodelers, he-shes, animal-trainers, pickle-makers, party girls, sock monkeys, stackers, jugglers, musicians, whittlers, spankers, fisherpersons, beggers, wanderers, and map-makers…….

 

Visit DOO-NANNY

 

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Events

 

Black Rat Show – London, England

Start: May 1, 2015 @ 8:00 am

End: June 1, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

Wonderous Obsessions : The Art of Collecting

Wonderous Obsessions : The Art of Collecting

May6 – July 3, 2016

http://hanguppictures.com/exhibition/the-connor-brothers-wondrous-obsessions-the-art-of-collecting

Start: May 6 @ 8:00 am

End: July 3 @ 5:00 pm

Camp Llatikcuf

Camp Llatikcuf

Camp out trip down the Chattahoochee and Apalachicola Rivers on the Pirate ship.

July 25 -30, 2016

Start: July 25 @ 8:00 am

End: July 30 @ 5:00 pm

Kentuck Festival

Kentuck Festival

Oct 15-16, 2016

Northport, Alabama

Start: October 15 @ 8:00 am

End: October 16 @ 5:00 pm

Camp Butch

Camp Butch

Dec 2-4 , 2016

Austin, Texas

CAMP BUTCH

Start: December 2 @ 8:00 am

End: December 4 @ 5:00 pm

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Possum Trot

 

The auction is EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT 7PM EST.  If you come down here often enough, you’ll probably find what you’re looking for. The Possum Trot is not just an auction, it’s a place where the people come to relax and tell stories.

‘Bring a Truckload to sell’ or ‘Buy a truckload to take home’.

Map to Possum Trot

clean restrooms and snack bar