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Violin Hovercraft
Violin Hovercraft
Upcycled Broken Violin, Large Marble, Side of Upcycled Desk, Stained Glass, Organ Footpedal, Turqouise Glass Lumps, Wooden Beads, Copper tubing, Antique Bicycle Headlamp.
25" x 8" x 8"

A friend gave me an old violin with a cracked back, asking me to make something out of it. Here's what I came up with. Possibly inspired by that "Boston" record album from back in the 70s or early 80's. The top's stained with a light red stain, and the bottom (formerly the side of an old desk) in a light green. I was lucky enough to go to Paris for a few weeks last Fall, and picked up this broken bicycle headlamp for one euro.