Most people don’t realize this, but I ‘celebrate’ Christmas twice a year: in August and in December. Working for a craft/hobby magazine, the Christmas issue is planned well in advance and is photographed in the summer. It’s always strange to have Christmas trees up in the middle of summer. Weather during this time of year is usually 100 degrees. Not exactly Christmas weather! While I can’t show you any sneak peeks at the projects our photographer shot, I can show you a few behind the scenes shenanigans I shot. Enjoy. You might think it’s odd to take a ventriloquist’s … Continue reading Christmas in August
I couldn’t think of a better way to spend the day than taking Percival Sunshine out on a school field trip. Here he is at a playground. Just look at his excitement on the slide! He didn’t even react when a … Continue reading Creepy Doll Field Trip
Now that Percival Sunshine is enrolled in Creepy Doll Reform School, he is learning how to assimilate properly into society. His first class project was to create and deliver Valentine’s Day cards to his friends. He worked with his friend, … Continue reading Cookie Delivery and a Valentine’s Day Card
I spotted him at my favorite antique store in Dallas. But my friend strongly advised against purchasing the doll. In fact, very few friends and strangers supported me. An informal poll I ran that day produced the following results: 15 … Continue reading Percival Sunshine!