I got two canoes, just in case I messed one up. Small mods (cut off the base), and ready to paint.
I got two canoes, just in case I messed one up. Small mods (cut off the base), and ready to paint.
Simple paint. Added some shields.
Simple paint. Added some shields.
Instead of writing disappointment on paper and burning it, I wrote it on the sacrificial body and the back of the paper I clothed it in.
Instead of writing disappointment on paper and burning it, I wrote it on the sacrificial body and the back of the paper I clothed it in.
Found a dirt print and used that for the burial cloak.
Found a dirt print and used that for the burial cloak.
Last minute matchstick addition of 'bike' motif.
Last minute matchstick addition of 'bike' motif.
First attempt at lighting. Couldn't get the kindling beneath the Disappointment body to stay alight. It went out pretty quickly.
First attempt at lighting. Couldn't get the kindling beneath the Disappointment body to stay alight. It went out pretty quickly.
Final attempt to light (3 previous tries to get it going). Stacked canoe with waterproof matches.
Final attempt to light (3 previous tries to get it going). Stacked canoe with waterproof matches.
Impressive flames for longer than previous attempts.
Impressive flames for longer than previous attempts.
And lots of smoke...
And lots of smoke...
Before it too petered out. But successful burial, overall.
Before it too petered out. But successful burial, overall.
RIP DISAPPOINTMENT
RIP DISAPPOINTMENT