….to celebrate moving from level 4 to level 3 (or level 4 with takeaways as I’ve heard it referred to) I have decided to share the end pages of the new sketchbook that are “obscured” by “template B” in the last post….
…( I also realised that the image doesn’t reveal the true nature of any of the pieces that I’m currently wondering why I started in the first place and that there was absolutely no reason to keep this experiment in alternative uses for “template B” under my hat)….
…(oh yes…there’s more than one of the damn “template B” things)…
…the last of the completed +oneware that I haven’t shown you yet….
…was kinda saving this one in the vain hope that I’d be able to reveal it to the friend I made it for before sticking on the blog….
…mate Steve is an incurable cricket fan….part of that group of ratbags commonly referred to as The Beige Brigade…and perpetrator of one of the finest crowd catches I’ve had the pleasure to watch on the TV news and now can’t find on the bloody intraweb….
…(hey, Seedy!…send me the link)….
…halfway thru the last cricket world cup (that young Steve spent all his savings and accrued leave on)…(only to come away with memories of New Zealand’s fourth placing)….I started to make this….
…kind of a talisman to point at members of the opposing team in the vain hope that they’ll screw up….
…thinking that it would be a nice house warming gift for him when he got home “with” the trophy….
….note that the beige line work that is next to the darker tan line work is not showing up in these photo’s…shoulda picked a darker beige….(what?)……(also note tricky “round-the-edge” signature….half eaten fruity snack for scale)…
…if only I’d thought of making it before Steve left…the cup could have been ours!….