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AN UNEXPECTED VISIT © is a 5-piece EARLY FIRST EDITION to the CHRISTMAS SCENE © Collection and features the angel Gabriel’s prophetic conversation with Mary.  AN UNEXPECTED VISIT includes:

  • Mary. Standing 3″ x 1.25″ x 1.25″
  • Gabriel.  Standing 3.75″ x 1.5″ x 1.25″
  • Interior wall and ladder. Standing 4.75″ x 2.75″ x 1.25″
  • Table and bowl.  Standing 1.62″ x 2.37″ x 1.25″
  • Scene Sign. 4.37″ x .25″ x .37″ and originally inspired by a Scrabble token rack
  • Hand-dotted bases painted in a very royal purple
  • A Christmas Scene StoryCard with a personal Thank You note and a simple gift box.

An EARLY FIRST is  a ONE OF A HUNDRED StoryCarving that is ADVANCE PURCHASED at pre-production prices and with EARLY FIRST BENEFITS that make the 90+ day, early first wait very worthwhile and totally risk-free, just like Kickstarter, including:

  • An EARLY FIRST EDITION numbered from 1 to 100.
  • An EQUAL VALUE COUPON for any “available now” StoryCaring of equal or greater value.
  • A 10% EARLY FIRST DISCOUNT on all future Stephen Kelley purchases.
  • An  EARLY FIRST NOTICE on future Early Firsts.
  • An EARLY FIRST WEEKEND invitation to design a StoryCarving in Pop’s Shop, on my dime.
  • A GOOD CHIP of wood from my original. Just send a photo in hand & your selection reason.
  • A CHANCE TO WIN one yearly, one-of-a-kind StoryCaring original.

Early First payments are held in a secure SQUARE merchant account until 100 purchases are made, at which time payments transfer to Stephen Kelley, LLC, the Equal Value Coupon and all other benefits are issued, and manufacturing begins.

FOR THE FIRST NATIVITY TIME, Christmas Scenes tell the Christmas story verse-by-verse for home-style pageants when family, friends and classmates assume a very biblical role.