It appears that the opening post is slightly inaccurate : although the [per 8 weeks] prizecrafting is still unavailable due to material issues*, the figurine for reaching the 18 week mark** (one time occurrence, not per 18 weeks) is still available.
It can be pretty much anything, within board rules and reasonable size constraints. See thread for a general idea of what i can do.
The Grimmace
Current run: 18 weeks
Longest run: -
Themes: -
congratulations for being the 2nd participant to reach the prize . Figure out what you would like and PM me so we can get started.

*might be resolved at some point in the future, the hobbyshop that i thought closed had simply relocated into the most baffling location possible.
**originally 24 weeks, lowered to 18 weeks as per here