Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Carving Crayons At Fashion's Night Out NYC

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Getting ready for the festivities at the Rockefeller Center.

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Me in front of the doors at Saks Fifth Avenue.

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Walking to Saks the morning of the event.

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Me on the 4th floor of Saks 5th Ave.  I was scheduled to do some carving just a few feet away later that night.

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4th floor atrium

Setting up
Setting for the night.
The set up was a little crazy and we started about 15 minutes late.  Everyone was very friendly and helpful. 

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The carving begins!

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It was cool getting to talk to everyone.  They originally had set up some ropes around my table, but I wanted people to be able to come right up and see what I was doing.  I would have felt funny being roped off the whole night. :P

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I was carving for about 3 hours, but didn't even get close to done on that crayon.  I spent a lot of time talking with people.  It was also hard to concentrate with everything going on.  I had a lot of fun though, I hope everyone who attended had fun too.

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The people, a very well dressed crowd.

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A friend and I decided to joust with our giant crayons during the breakdown.  It was an amazing night.  A BIG thanks to everyone who came out!

3 comments:

Bea said...

Those giant crayons are amazing! You could've poked your eye out jousting. ;)

MimiTabby said...

thank you for posting about your adventures, I am enjoying them immensely. I hope you have a show in Seattle some day so I can come and meet you (and see you carving giant crayons!)

Romina said...

Diem! You rock!!!!! And your art is amazing!
I wish I could live closer!