May Day! May Day!
If you’re in the Bay Area, please consider joining us at the SOMArts Gallery on Friday, May 2nd.Black Rock Arts Foundation (BRAF) is hosting a panel in the early... Read more
Our Roots Rock!
Greetings again to all of you wonderful supporters of Tympani Lambada in 2011. As mentioned in an earlier missive, your favorite mavens of lipstick and propane have been busy building... Read more
Xylophage ~ our new project for 2013!
Greetings to all of you wonderful supporters of Tympani Lambada in 2011. Your favorite mavens of lipstick and propane are at it again this year. We're building a new, amazing... Read more
2012 Burning Man Ticket Raffle at our In The Red fundraiser!!!
Beat the Burning Man Lottery! Win the first Burning Man ticket ever at In the Red.
Thanks to a very generous donation from BMORG, the Flaming Lotus Girls are... Read more
In The Red - FLG Fundraiser on Dec. 3rd
Burning Man is long past; we're all dust free and IN THE RED (despite all of your kind donations and support that helped get Tympani Lambada built and to the Playa,... Read more
Well, we wanted to keep it a surprise, but everyone is soooo excited and posting to their FB and such, so I just couldn't stop myself.
Here's a look at... Read more
Greetings from the Feverishly Paced FLG!
Hello All You Lovely Folks!
Apologies on a bit of delay with recent updates; we're all working at a tremendous pace to finish this incredible sculpture for the Playa, and... Read more
Over the Fence and Through the Goal Posts!
We were immeasurably honored (and quite thrilled) to have met our Kickstarter fundraising goal ~ and then some ~ last week. Your generosity and support of our project has been... Read more
Things are Buzzing at the Shop!
A productive weekend proceeded on many areas of Tympani. Here are folks working on the arches: measuring, cutting, grinding and welding...
Methanol Fountain Takes Shape!
Sleek and stainless, the center of Tympani's cochlea fountain spirals into life!
They're fitting together like they were made to (we like it)... and pretty soon they'll be taking over the shop!!
Our New CNC Machine is Cooking!!
It slices thru plate like butter, and frees our space pigeons for flight...
Screen Mesh Testing Underway
Lights, sexy curves, and diffusion! OOOhhh lala, it's gonna be pretty...
The arches will sleek thru the air dressed in this shimmery sheath!
Tympani Fireworks this holiday weekend!
Things are cooking at the shop: much grinding, welding, fitting and excitement this 4th of July as the tall arch, Rosalyn, guide pipe is assembled.
Space Pigeon Population Bomb!
Our lovely new CNC machine is fired up and sparking this holiday weekend and cranking out space pigeons like crazy... Each one to be then lovingly deburred, and beveled in... Read more
Whole lotta welding goin' on!!
The first arch section completed stands on its own. We've started to nail down the process: bend, cut, weld. Rinse, repeat (x ???)... I don't think anyone wants to talk... Read more
Numero Uno Space Pigeon Arch!
We made some great progress over the weekend culminating with a the first full scale section of one of the arches (R5, for those in the know) built! Big ups... Read more