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12.7.11

postcards







13.1.11

Gifts for my family


Baby orangutan for Olive (wool and a little thread)


the "granddog" (gouache on wood)

30.8.10

Float yer Goat










Materials list: Wood of various types (mostly scrounged except for one special-sized board and some dowels), metal strips for the wheels cut out of some unidentified other metal thing, springs, wood screws and bolts, foam and batting from inside an old futon, an old sweater, heavy gauge wire, two potato-starch spoons, leather scraps, acrylic paint and gloss medium, brown paper sacks, viva paper towels, 1 wooly white rug, an old rug from the Alameda antique market, old harness given to me by Bonnie at Arcata Scrap and Salvage.

23.8.10

Making eyes...



...for the goat. Two potato-starch spoons, acrylic paint and gloss medium, leather, felted sweater.

14.8.10

in the land by the sea





The suitcase show goes to Stormship flat. This time with live, improvised soundtrack by Medicine Ball, and audience participation on the voices.

5.6.10

Nene


A Christmas goose for my folks, made of wool with a piece of wire inside.

11.1.10

mini-Luka



Happy Birthday and dog-uncle present for Andy Warner

making little crabs


finished mother crab for the suitcase show


the siblings


they are painted with a little guoache kit from Taiwan


paper mache, ready for painting


constructing tiny things from an apple laptop box, newspaper and masking tape