|Because it was easier than waiting out thirty years of rainy weather.|
This required a Denslow image for reference. Sean and I went through the whole book, and didn't find anything that would really fit on our very vertical cabinet door. We found one with a good monkey body and one with good monkey wings, I stitched them together in Photoshop, and Sean printed it out.
|Be respectful. Apparently he's a Civil War veteran...|
|Every good artist has his black period...|
|Call him TRACE Adkins, amirite!?!? No..?|
|That which holds the image of a monkey becomes itself a monkey.|
|We got ourselves a regular Spencer TRACY over here!|
After that, we took some cheap scented candles we'd bought the other night and arranged them on top of the cabinet. We both took turns digging troughs into the tops of the bigger candles, lit them, and then had a LOT of fun running the lighter all over them, melting them down, scorching them, and making a waxy mess.
|Try this at home, kids. It's awesome.|
|We're now holding a vigil for our sanity. We have candles...|