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by Kire
Fri Aug 24, 2012 1:32 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Dilemma for a BM Virgin: Best way to get there?
Replies: 33
Views: 2581

Re: Dilemma for a BM Virgin: Best way to get there?

you should do it, put in the effort with the time you have left. I had a chance to go 3 years ago and only started going 2 years ago, wish i would have had that other year's of experience and enjoyment. I took my vehicle out there my first year and its still running strong today (wasn't new then but...
by Kire
Fri Aug 24, 2012 10:03 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

been sewing, organizing, coordinating, packing, charging, scrambling, and everything else I can. Basically what isn't done now isn't really getting done but thats ok, most of the stuff got done. i'm basically worthless at my job today cause I can't focus on anything so i'm making lists and plans and...
by Kire
Mon Aug 20, 2012 3:54 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Drawingablank wrote:
Savannah wrote:
Drawingablank wrote:Mohawk done.


:D

Well the cut is done - tonight it gets dyed.


I have to wait till i get off work friday then i'm going to make this happen as well. what color you going for?
by Kire
Mon Aug 20, 2012 12:27 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

I picked up a emergency weather/radio that uses solar, battery, and hand crank or clearance plus a bunch of stuff for my GoPro. I recently got one of those and just ordered a couple different adapter things. I also got some PVC so i can make a boom to mount it out of a back pack and i can hopefully...
by Kire
Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:55 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

made some paracord bracelets last night, trying to figure out a few things to do with them/make them better.

here is that tin Foxfur, I hope to find you out there. I also think i have something that needs to be stenciled.
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by Kire
Tue Aug 14, 2012 12:07 pm
Forum: Get Involved Year-Round
Topic: Smackdown! GPE v. Greeters
Replies: 67
Views: 13468

Re: Smackdown! GPE v. Greeters

when i was looking at volunteering this year I had full intention of trying out a bunch of different departments and things but it just worked out to where I'm going to be doing a bunch for PGE and no greeting. Maybe I can try to greet next year but in 2 weeks exactly i'll be tearing tickets and sea...
by Kire
Tue Aug 14, 2012 12:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Work in Progress
Replies: 977
Views: 60284

Re: Work in Progress

Have more to do on my bike (clean and grease some stuff, new tires, adjustments) but here it is so far (5m of RGB LEDs with controller).

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I''m in the midst of covering with white monster fur. hopefully can get that done tonight or tomorrow.
by Kire
Tue Aug 14, 2012 11:42 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

stayed fairly bust since last post: over the weekend i got a lot of biking in (30+ miles) while i traveled around to different thrifts and sales and picked up a few more things and accessories (found a smaller hello kitty tin for Foxfur, if you want it and i can probably get you a pic later). Picked...
by Kire
Fri Aug 10, 2012 8:34 am
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Because of Burning Man I Now...
Replies: 129
Views: 24800

Re: Because of Burning Man I Now...

...look at things in a different way (i.e. what can i make that into?)

...have ePlaya and stuff to focus on when work or other things are slow

...have an excuse to learn how to do more things

...have a greater appreciation for art and how amazing people can be
by Kire
Thu Aug 09, 2012 2:59 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Work in Progress
Replies: 977
Views: 60284

Re: Work in Progress

What an amazing and inspiring thread! I think it would be a blast just to watch or help you work trilo, so impressive and talented Another great, inspirational thread (this one for costumes only): Start with what you have. It's easier and cheaper. http://eplaya.burningman.org/viewtopic.php?f=279&am...
by Kire
Thu Aug 09, 2012 2:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Work in Progress
Replies: 977
Views: 60284

Re: Work in Progress

What an amazing and inspiring thread! I think it would be a blast just to watch or help you work trilo, so impressive and talented
by Kire
Wed Aug 08, 2012 2:19 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Been distracted but trying to keep things rolling. moved to Oakland over the weekend, picked up a nice pendant at Prepare for the Playa, sent comforting preparatory e-mail to our group's burgins to ease anxiety, ordered a pod belt, thought up more ideas, coordinated with my team to make sure things ...
by Kire
Tue Jul 31, 2012 10:13 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Got a decent amount of stuff done this weekend. added lighting to my bike (RGB strip lighting all over the frame). started on a fur covering for it. Thrifted some pretty cool stuff (vests, jumpsuit, jacket, necklaces, etc.). Picked up cording and closures for pendants i'm making. got a new costume c...
by Kire
Mon Jul 23, 2012 9:29 am
Forum: 2012 Tickets Discussion
Topic: Did you get a STEP Ticket?
Replies: 2517
Views: 173537

Re: Did you get a STEP Ticket?

My friend just got 2 tickets thru step so 2 more will be joining the group i'm going with. I believe she was a :20 but i'm not exactly sure. glad to see things still moving for folks.
by Kire
Thu Jul 19, 2012 2:04 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

ordered new inner tubes and bike tires If you put them double wide together, so like 20x20, maybe consider leaving 1 of the tarps on the wall that is adjoined. Then, rolling back the wall, that is sandwiched in the middle, back to the first pole. Use one half as the kitchen and one half as the 'livi...
by Kire
Thu Jul 19, 2012 7:11 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Picked up some wire and adapters to help me wire some lighting. Picked up a new 10x20 carport last night after a guy finally got back to me. Hoping to pick up some carpet tonight or tomorrow. You'll love it! We use ours year round. It's relaxing to set up the folding chairs on a rainy day in there t...
by Kire
Tue Jul 17, 2012 7:12 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Picked up a new 10x20 carport last night after a guy finally got back to me. Hoping to pick up some carpet tonight or tomorrow.
by Kire
Mon Jul 16, 2012 4:03 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

picked up my tickets at the post office today, a very important item to get. If any of you live near Reno, you might want to check out our ArtCar Fest...in Reno for the very first time this weekend. The first night's event is all about Burning Man Mutant Vehicles: http://artcarfest.com. If you plan ...
by Kire
Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:34 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: visiting ePlaya LESS in the days leading up to burn?
Replies: 9
Views: 740

Re: visiting ePlaya LESS in the days leading up to burn?

I visit pretty often still just to read, research, keep up to date on stuff. I just haven't ever posted very much in my short eplaya career or in the months of lurking leading me to making an account. I do find my time checking stuff becoming less and more focused now that I'm getting more and more ...
by Kire
Mon Jul 16, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: 2012 Tickets Discussion
Topic: Have not received tickets yet. Have you?
Replies: 377
Views: 31669

Re: Have not received tickets yet. Have you?

WOOOOOOOOOO!!! Just picked mine up from the post office. They tried to deliver them when i was out of town last week and when I got back I was really excited to see the note on my door last night. So I went on my lunch break to pick them up and now I have them in my hands.
by Kire
Tue Jul 10, 2012 9:10 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

just ordered a 5 meter roll/strip of RGB LEDs, some gaffers tape, and some toe socks
by Kire
Mon Jul 02, 2012 8:52 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Time for a Happy Thread
Replies: 2250
Views: 108393

Re: Time for a Happy Thread

Me and TomServo! hehehe http://i1209.photobucket.com/albums/cc397/maryanimal12/100_1605.jpg I got to meet these two last Friday in person, pretty exciting It was a pleasure to meet you Kire! Such a nice young man! How's the bike coming along? slow, been pretty busy with other things. Still need to ...
by Kire
Fri Jun 29, 2012 9:02 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Time for a Happy Thread
Replies: 2250
Views: 108393

Re: Time for a Happy Thread

maryanimal wrote:Me and TomServo! hehehe

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I got to meet these two last Friday in person, pretty exciting
by Kire
Fri Jun 29, 2012 8:46 am
Forum: 2012 Tickets Discussion
Topic: Did you get a STEP Ticket?
Replies: 2517
Views: 173537

Re: Did you get a STEP Ticket?

My friend just missed her chance at 2 STEP tickets at the 390 price. She didn't have enough money at first and recently lost her debit card and her credit card didn't have a high enough limit for the purchase. I was going to loan her some but by the time everything got sorted out through the bank it...
by Kire
Tue Jun 19, 2012 2:28 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12475
Views: 452649

Re: The person below me

Its more like a street light outside my window that my blinds don't totally block out.

TPBM lives where there are no street lights
by Kire
Tue Jun 19, 2012 11:41 am
Forum: The Greeter's Station
Topic: Out of lurking
Replies: 6
Views: 651

Re: Out of lurking

Hey HH, I did the same lurking and watching thing but now I'm slowly making my way around with actual posting and participating. Have fun!
by Kire
Tue Jun 19, 2012 9:44 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: One Item for BM a Day (2010-2012)
Replies: 7096
Views: 372007

Re: One Item for BM a Day

Yeah feel yeah on the sewing list!! My god, I have so much sewing to get done!! and I only have 66 days till I hit the train to roll out! Man it is getting so close! Yeah thats what I have off the top of my head wrote down. Im sure there will be more like 2 weeks prior to burn. IT IS NEVER ENDING!!...
by Kire
Tue Jun 19, 2012 9:33 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12475
Views: 452649

Re: The person below me

I made and used a raft of pool noodles, those are kinda like logs

TPBM has been seen sailing seven separate seas
by Kire
Mon Jun 18, 2012 10:35 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The person below me
Replies: 12475
Views: 452649

Re: The person below me

Sure did. I'm about to wind my current watch.

TPBM can't believe how time flies
by Kire
Sat Jun 16, 2012 10:48 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Tips for Shy People at Burning Man
Replies: 519
Views: 129462

Re: Tips for Shy People at Burning Man

I find myself being frustrated with my shyness. If you talk to any of my friends they don't think I'm shy at all and I typically don't think I am either but very often at parties, events, and lots of places I just sit the on the sidelines and can't bring myself to go talk to people. It usually works...

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