Musings on my latest event designs, illustrations, and paintings.
Monday, 27 February 2012
Arrangement in Steampunk #2
Remember those wooden jewelry boxes lined in velveteen with a little drawer for bracelets and slots for your rings? I found one the other day and transformed it into another steampunk-inspired mixed media piece, complete with test tube lighting, gears, and copper coils.
Blue-tinted test tube light illuminates the compartment.
The cover, pre-patina
With fixtures from the plumbing aisles, a test tube, moss, refrigeration tubing, and patina solution, it's a centerpiece and a lighting fixture at the same time. A far cry from it's original state: