[Sca-cooks] A Feast Menu for Commentary
susanrlin at gmail.com
Sat Aug 7 16:41:23 PDT 2010
A Baronial "Flat Stanley"!
On Sat, Aug 7, 2010 at 5:36 PM, Elise Fleming <alysk at ix.netcom.com> wrote:
> Serena asked about what could hang off the elephant's trunk. Well, just
> about anything that a trunk could pick up. Actual elephants have been used
> to pick up tree trunks to clear paths. I had envisioned the trunk curling
> up around the handle of something like a bucket.
> More crazy ideas... How about a figure of the Baron sitting in the howdah?
> How about the elephant's tail curled around and holding the baronial
> standard? Perhaps the poop could be in baronial colors. There certainly
> could be a large (blanket/fabric covering) draped over the elephant
> (something like a large saddle blanket) decorated in baronial colors or with
> the baronial arms.
> If doing a sugar paste figure of the baron is too labor-intensive, what
> about a small photo, cut out around his shape, and attached to a flat piece
> of sugar paste, bent to sit in the howdah... or standing alongside the
> elephant... A 2-D body might work...
> How crazy can we get since we aren't at Pennsic? (First one I've missed in
> 22 years.)
> Alys K.
> Elise Fleming
> alysk at ix.netcom.com
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