Here's some inspiration:
This is one of this years winners in the Asheville, NC - Grove Park Inn's Gingerbread Contest. That's where I caught the Gingerbread Bug
"Dicken's Chickens" by Suzanne from Ohio
Their Rules: Except for the base, entries must be constructed of edible materials. The main structure should be at least 75% gingerbread, some of which should be exposed. Edible materials are not limited to candies and icings.
If you want to see some of the others, here's a link:
Edited by sunflour - 12/19/15 at 10:47am