Oct 31 2014

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from all of us at Kilgore Laboratories!

 


Oct 29 2014

Día de los Muertos Candelabra

The theme of the 6th Annual Pumpkin Ball was Día de los Muertos. I made this candelabra entirely out of recycled lumber and various acrylic paints. The legs are removable for storage.


Oct 9 2014

Faraday Motor Prop

This is a replica of Faraday’s electric motor that I designed and built for a company from North Carolina. It will be used in an educational puppet show to teach about the history of electricity.


Oct 9 2014

Leyden Jar Prop

This is a special “light-up” Leyden Jar prop I designed and built for a company from North Carolina. It will be used in an educational puppet show to teach about the history of electricity.


Oct 7 2014

Carolina Mantis Preservation

I found this little one succumbing to pesticide poisoning on my back  porch. I “rescued” it from a tiny spider and lay it to rest in a kill jar filled with evaporated ethyl acetate.  Pinned, dried, and mounted in a decorative bell jar.