ChrisandJanesPlace

The Original Zombie Gnomes

Los Angeles, California · 6202 Sales

ChrisandJanesPlace

The Original Zombie Gnomes

Los Angeles, California 6202 Sales On Etsy since 2011

5 out of 5 stars
(794)

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Announcement

Last updated on Feb 20, 2017

Use Coupon Code PASSEDOUTDRUNK and get 10% off your order!
Email us about combine shipping prices if you want a discount!
_____________________________________________________________________________________________
Home of the Original Zombie Gnomes As Seen On: @Midnight, ABC News, The Huffington Post, Geeky and Sundry, Fangoria, Fear Net, Dude I Want That, LadyGunn, Daily Dead, Apartment Therapy, and many more!

Chris Stever Jane DeRosa-Stever

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Chris Stever Jane DeRosa-Stever

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5 out of 5 stars
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lizmckenna876

lizmckenna876 on Mar 28, 2017

4 out of 5 stars

Yes received it yesterday; great job with thanks

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About

Making a life with Zombie Gnomes

One day in January 2011 Chris was stuck in horrible traffic on the 210 freeway when he came up with a funny idea. What if the zombie apocalypse could effect mythical creatures like gnomes? He shared this amusing thought with his girlfriend Jane and she said he had to make one. Chris made one for his practical effects class and Jane painted it for him. When his other classmates and friends saw it they loved it so much they encouraged him to make more. A few months later, Jane was encouraged by a close friend to post the Zombie Gnomes on Etsy. Her friend explained how Etsy was a place for artists to come together and sell fun creations. They tried it out and now 4 years later Chris and Jane have sold over 10,000 Zombie Gnomes to over 10 different countries. All of their products are handmade and painted in Southern California by local artists. Their Zombie Gnomes are based off the classic, traditional 'gnome lore,' and are made to look amazing both outside or inside.

In 2013 Chris and Jane tied the knot and in June 2015 they had their first son Anthony and their 2nd child Liam on Nov. 2016. Oh and they are still making Zombie Gnomes.

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Shop members

  • Chris Stever

    Owner, Creator, Designer / Sculptor / Mold Maker

    has an A.A. from Mt. San Antonio Collage. He studied practical effects, sculpting, and mold making. There he started the first designs of Zombie Gnomes.

  • Jane DeRosa-Stever

    Owner, Creator, Manager / Painter

    has B.A. in Theatre Arts from APU with a focus on storytelling/directing, Jane was also in charge of APU's theater painting department. She also studied management/marketing through the Walt Disney Internship Program.

  • Anthony Stever

    Inspiration, Distraction, Big Brother

    Born on June 22, 2015, Anthony likes to brighten his parents day and help stack boxes to be shipped

  • Liam Stever

    Inspiration, Distraction, Little Brother

    born November 4, 2016, Liam likes to brighten his parents days and make stinky diapers.

Local

Find ChrisandJanesPlace at the following upcoming market!

  • Wonder-Con 2017

    Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W Katella Ave

    Anaheim, CA

    Mar 31–Apr 2

    WonderCon returns to the Anaheim Convention Center the weekend of March 31 through April 2 (and it's NOT Easter weekend!). Join us for this amazing convention filled with all the things you love: comics, movies, TV, animation, books and authors, action figures and collectibles, the Masquerade, anime screenings, portfolio review and games!

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More information

Last updated on Dec 30, 2016
Frequently asked questions

Sizing details

Most of our Zombie Gnomes are 6 1/2 inches tall or smaller. We however do sell larger Zombie Gnomes. Please check listings for sizes.

Custom and personalized orders

We do custom and personalized orders! Please contact us here on Etsy or through our email chrisandjanesplace[at]hotmail.com for more information.

Care instructions

- [Zombie Gnomes] - made with either a cement blend or ceramic. They both do well outside and are painted with UV resistant paint and sealed with an outdoor sealer.
-[Animal Wall Mounts] - are made out of ceramic and do best inside.
- [Planter] - are made out of ceramic and do well outside and inside.

Gift wrapping and packaging

Please contact us if you would like Gift Wrapping or want to know about our packaging methods.

Wholesale availability

Yes do wholesale orders! Please contact us about our prices here on Etsy or at chrisandjanesplace[at]hotmail.com