Truth in a Masquerade

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These are some things that I made. Some time near the end of the 20th Century, I was involved in a production of The Scottish Play (Google it, kids.  Self-education is very rewarding!)  Some how some member of the production had gotten their hands on bags and bags of scrap leather.  Don’t ask me how. […]

Hammer Time

ACME, natch.This is something that I made.

Several years ago, Mrs. Me starred in a deconstruction/ vaudeville called “What Have They Done to Baby Jane?”

Spoiler Alert!
At a pivotal point in the show, the maid is beat down on with a hammer.

A few weeks before the show opened, Mrs. Me handed over a yoga block and said, “can you make something that looks like a hammer, but is safe to knock against someone’s noggin?”

I said, “can I use the whole block?”

not brand echhSeveral hours and one bread knife later, this blunt but harmless object revealed itself.

I quite enjoyed making it, and the scene always got a big laugh.