Daily Creativity - Festival Time!

One of the best parts about my job is that we are very involved in our small town. During the festival this summer, I was lucky to paint the backdrop for our parade float.

 Hanging the sheet on the cubicle wall. Getting ready to paint

Hanging the sheet on the cubicle wall. Getting ready to paint

First I pinned two bed sheets together on three sides so they would slip over the frame on the back of the wagon.

 Alright, I'm going to slip out of these shoes.

Alright, I'm going to slip out of these shoes.

I had to paint hills covered in Sunflowers for the backdrop of our float. Why Sunflowers? Well, we celebrate the Sunflower Festival in our little town!

 Painting lots of little sunflowers.

Painting lots of little sunflowers.

 ...and more sunflowers.

...and more sunflowers.

I added the local water tower and the float theme and the back drop is done!

 The finished backdrop.

The finished backdrop.

 cheese! 

cheese! 

Here's our float, complete with spinning sunflowers! It turned out great (my co-workers are pretty awesome!)

 Our float!

Our float!