White Bird / Black Bird


In the last week I have been making steady progress on the current mechanical theatre, White Bird / Black Bird.  I mapped the branches out and chose their positions early in the week.   I also got the double sheave cam assembly done to raise and lower the bottom curtain.  This kind of mechanics are a
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Stick Picking


In the northwest people that pick greenery for florists are known as brush pickers.  I need branches, not greenery.  The easiest place for me to mine is my back yard.  The new piece in progress is called Black Bird / White Bird and it has a lot of branches.  The best branches have 3 trunk intersections
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