I got up, well, not terribly early this morning.
I made these earrings.
Then, of course,
I needed to photograph these earrings.
Since I don't yet own a light box
and I was relying on the
not-so-great Chicago Morning Grey light
and I needed props to pop the color
First I tried
this Alice card I made.
This became like a surreal version of
Nothing says cool and funky like a
Then I found
Jazz Hands !
(Technically it's only one hand)
I popped it into an empty wine bottle.
Which, I'd like to point out,
was not my breakfast this morning.
Back to the MM Jazz hand
It cracked me up!
This is too darn funny!
I took MM Jazz Hand outside
and unceremoniously plopped it in the snow.
This just makes me smile.
Next, I thought I'd add some class.
To a plastic rubberized Mickey Mouse Jazz Hand.
I popped it into a crystal candlestick holder.
famous la-te-da store
where they sell things in a
pretty blue box
don't you think?
This kind of looks like
a trailer pic
from a cheezy horror film
Attack of the 50 Foot Earring Wearing
THE END (ear shattering applause)