I make delicate stuff. It breaks very easily. I recently had a commission to make another of ‘The Secret’ which has a pair of rabbits on a flying carpet going around the globe. The customer asked me to ship it to them from Washington state to Colorado.
The rabbit piece is part of my hare raising adventure series. But this challenge to ship this very fragile piece was my own personal hair raising adventure!
The key was to customize the packing so the most breakable parts (rabbits ears and this arms) never touch anything while gorillas hurl the box into a truck at high speeds. I cringe just writing this out. But that’s who I pack for- the gorilla test.
Here’s my result: