Saturday, September 11, 2010


As you gaze detachedly at the array of pieces to your puzzle, an image of the final solution begins to take shape.

Your vision clarifies and an emotional response builds towards it.

The satisfaction created by such an experience is fully embraced until it slowly becomes absorbed into to sub-conscious where it will remain until called upon again by its creator.

This is the moment when you take ownership of the work.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010


After marinating in Marvel Mystery Oil for about a month, the crew was finally able to take advantage of the long week-end to break down the "Beast" and remove a mountain of rust and flakey paint.

Once broken down, assessment of conditions were positive save for the fact that the handlebar and stem are still frozen in place by years of exposure.

Next: Stem and bars must be removed.