Monthly Archives: January 2012

Dragon o’Clock

I wish we could say we timed this project to correlate with Chinese New Year, the year of the Dragon. But we did not. The truth is, we’ve been on a marathon session of How I Met Your Mother, which, despite its laugh track, is actually a really good show! And on the show, they’ve decorated their way-too-big-to-be-for-real New York City apartments with all kinds of vintage games, like pinball machine displays and Chinese checker boards.

I have been marginally obsessed with clocks lately, so it seemed natural that we’d make a clock out of a Chinese checkerboard.  Continue reading