Sunday, June 29, 2008

Not So Much Party Lights as Lights You Might Turn On at a Party


Recently I attended a party for my high school art teacher. I made her this string of lights. Over the years I have seen her collect many skeletons, more dia del muerte than medical mock-up. She is also a fan of sunflowers. Therefore, sunflower and skull lamps, cut into B/C-grade cedar shakes bought at Lowes and strung with a line of 10 lamps bought at Lighting Plus on Broadway at Great Jones.






3 comments:

  1. Those look really nice! Unfortunately I had no such thing to offer my high school art teacher when I met up with her recently. Great memories of my classes with her, but I've been almost all out of artistic motivation since graduating from high school.

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  2. Beautiful! Love the wood-burn of the skulls.

    I'd hang these in my garden.

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  3. Thanks guys. It was a fun project and my HS art teacher was very proud.

    PS Ms Liu: I believe writing is artistic and isn't that what you do?

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